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3M Security Solutions have effectively been used for a wide variety of commercial and residential applications to protect people and property from security and safety issues related to glass. 3M and Titan Window Films have taken a leadership role in education with local, provincial policing agencies on the protection and limitations related to security laminate.

 

  • Security laminates are designed to deliver specific benefits and address specific concerns. Film selection and quality varies considerably among manufacturers. Choose a recognizable brand and a solution that best addresses the level of protection required.
  • How the laminate is bonded to the frame is a critical component in glass safety and security. In some situations the level of protection may not require bonding. However, with other applications, such as forced entry protection on tempered glass doors or blast mitigation, bonding is a must.
  • Since laminate will be expected to perform for many years, it is critical to select a manufacturer and applicator that have the financial stability to service any warranty issues over the long term.
  • Select a dealer/applicator that is certified by the manufacturer and has the proven experience to guarantee a high quality install.
  • Installing security laminate properly requires skill. Companies who provide security laminate as a sideline (i.e. auto tint, window coverings, painting contractors, etc.) or those companies that utilize third party contract installers may not offer the same experience as dealer/applicators whose primary business is security laminate.
  • Ensure that the abrasion resistant coatings on the laminate will allow typical ammonia based window cleaners to be used.
  • Ask for the manufacturer's warranty statements in writing. Warranties issued by local contractors may not provide the peace of mind that they will be in business to address service issues over the longer term. Be sure the warranty (usually between 10 and 15 years) includes the full cost of both laminate replacement and removal & reinstallation labour. This is important since the labour component cost is higher than the product replacement.
  • Ask for previous installations and check references - the lowest price is often the highest cost over the long term. 
     

 

There are many companies in Canada that provide glass protection using security laminate. There are also a large number of installations that are of poor quality or do not provide the protection that was promised.

Titan Window Films is master applicator of 3M Window Film Products, ensuring our clients the benefits of premium warranty coverage and guarantees.

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The 3M Difference

3M Window Film Solutions are used for a wide variety of commercial and residential applications including sun control, safety & security, privacy and image enhancement. There are many reasons why customers consistently select a 3M Solution rather than less known companies and products.

Our Staff...

Our knowledgeable technical representatives are able to present you with all the information you need to make an informed decision on which solution best addresses your needs. Our scheduling staff keeps in close contact with our customers so that our installations are performed in a timely manner with a minimal disruption to your operations. Our professionally trained installation staff ensures that we provide you with the highest quality installation

Our Products...

3M invented window film in 1966 and continues to provide the broadest range of technologies in the market. The 3M warranty, which in most cases covers film, removal and replacement labor, provides peace of mind and is second to none in the industry.

It's all about trust...

There are many choices available today for products and services. The Titan Window Films team has a proven history of providing the right solutions to address our customer's needs and providing the quality of service that our customers expect. If there is a problem we will fix it.