The thickness of a window tint ranges from .001 to .004 inches and made from varieties of adhesives. A professional can perform window tinting or perhaps, the car owner can do it on their own as a DIY project. If you will take the latter option, you might have to buy a kit that cost you under 100 dollars which is a lot less when you call the pros to install the tint.
The cost for doing professional window tint installation could be priced at around 25 dollars to 50 dollars per window. But if you will be tinting all windows, you may just get yourself a discount. On the other hand, if you are pursuing for higher quality window tinting, then this can cost you around 200 to 400 dollars. You may want to check with other car window tinting companies if you wish to know the actual price of the installation.
Before installing window tint, make sure that you are well aware of the laws governing it. In various states, there are medical necessity exemptions when it comes to window tinting laws. This exemption is mainly designed for anyone who have valid reason or has related conditions requiring the person to limit their exposure to sunlight. Some medical conditions may include lupus, sunlight allergy and melanoma. So you are driving on the road or hi-way and you are pulled over due to the darker than normal window tint; in this case, be sure that you have the document stating that you are exempted to the rule.
In the event that you have side mirrors, there would be states allowing you to tint all the windows. It’s because of the reason that some states are prohibiting the tinting of windshield and two front windows. Say for example that you have disregarded this and stopped due to your illegal tinted windows, you will be asked to pay 50 to 500 dollars penalty and re-tint it to what’s accepted by the state. Keep in mind that every state has a different law when it comes to window tinting. This is the reason why it is essential to know and follow the laws in your state before tinting the windows.
There are numerous people who have their windows tinted as a protection for themselves and for their car as well from the damaging UV rays of the sun. There are two popular styles available for window tinting and these are the traditional non reflective film and the metallic performance films which have a reflective surface. You can have your windows tinted in colors like bronze, gold, gray, amber and several other colors. There are lots of good reasons for installing window tint on your car like blocking 99% of UV rays and 65% of sun’s heat, protect the car’s interior and also, additional privacy.