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"My View" | Official Blog of the International Window Film Association

 
     
Author: My View | Official IWFA Blog By Darrell Smith Created: 11/7/2013
This is the official blog of the IWFA. Written by Darrell Smith, the Executive Director of the IWFA. With over 35 years of experience in the window film industry, Darrell provides comments and insights on the current state and future opportunities within the window film community.

Skin Cancer Rates on the Rise: An Important Step to Take

By darrell@iwfa.com on 11/8/2016

With all the information available about skin cancer, you’d think that it would be a health issue in decline. Well, you’d be wrong. Despite all the attention paid to it, and precautions taken against it, skin cancer rates, including...

Three Window Film ‘Life Hacks’ for Your Home and Family

By darrell@iwfa.com on 10/14/2016
The term ‘life hack’ is tossed around a lot these days. Life hacks are those simple little tricks designed to make your life easier with minimal effort -- like using the end of a straw to hull a strawberry, or fashioning a speaker for your cell phone out of a toilet paper roll holder; even adding ice cubes to the dryer to remove wrinkles from your clothes. Did you know there are also life hacks that have far-reaching implications on your family’s health and safety? 

Extreme Weather Calls for Home Window Safety

By darrell@iwfa.com on 9/26/2016
The experts say we could be in for some dicey weather in the coming months. The US Environmental Protection Agency said recent climate change has increased the likelihood of extreme weather events worldwide, and The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration predicts that the 2016 hurricane season could be the most active since 2012.

Children's Eye Health and Safety Month

By darrell@iwfa.com on 8/10/2016
August is Children's Eye Health and Safety Month, so now is the perfect time to learn a bit more about how you can make an easy adjustment to your lifestyle to ensure your kids are truly protected.

Stay Cool and Stay Safe!

By darrell@iwfa.com on 7/25/2016
A few tips to ensure you have a comfortable and energy efficient summer!

Not Your Father's Window Film

By darrell@iwfa.com on 6/22/2016
Next time you're looking for a present for Dad, why not give him a break and instead give him something a professional needs to install - window film!

Protect your skin and eyes while on the road this Summer!

National Window Film Day is Coming Up –Mark Your Calendar, April 30th!

Hit the Road in Comfort and Style, with Professionally Installed Window Film

By darrell@iwfa.com on 3/29/2016
It is hard to believe August is here again! Summer always seems to fly by – and every year seems hotter than the last when we hit the true dog days of summer. 

Show the Love To Your Home: Love and Protect Your Home’s Comfort, Beauty & Value

By darrell@iwfa.com on 3/4/2016

Homeowners often don’t know where to begin in the process of protecting the investment they’ve made in a home, and enhancing it in a way that will return value year after year. They want to care for their home in ...