Meet Building Codes Window Film


Windows not up to code? Our solution will get you your Certificate of Occupancy faster and less expensive than replacing them!

Renovating a space? You don’t have to change your glass to meet code.

Meet Building Codes Window Film

Using 3M™ Window Films to upgrade glass to code can be less expensive than installing new windows.

Proven to Perform

Building code references safety glass standards such as ANSI Z97.1 or 16 CFR 1201. 3M™ Safety Window Films have been impact tested to these and other safety glass standards, and third party test reports are available from independent test labs, such as those that may be accredited by the Safety Glazing Certification Council to facilitate approval by a local code official.

Cost effective and up to code*

Building code may specify that glass in certain hazardous locations, such as glazing near wet surfaces, doors, floors, ramps and stairs meet certain safety glazing requirements. 3M™ Safety Windows Films & Attachment Systems can help you quickly and easily meet safety glazing impact requirements at a fraction of the cost of replacing windows.**

*Building codes vary. Consult with a local building code official.
**According to 16 CFR 1201 Safety Standard for Architectural Glazing Materials. Local building codes vary, consult a local code official for requirements and approval criteria.

Your practical solution

If the wrong glass was installed on your new construction project, 3M™ Safety Windows Films & Attachment Systems can be a cost effective solution without replacing them — and without significant delays.

A wider margin of safety

3M is committed to providing products that enhance and improve homes, businesses and lives. 3M science helps you cost effectively fortify existing windows with 3M™ Safety Windows Films & Attachment Systems. You can use our strong, micro-layered, tear resistant films to help keep people safe while you upgrade to code. Once the film is applied, if windows break they are designed to break in a manner that reduces the risk of cutting or piercing injuries.

Save money fast

3M™ Safety Windows Films & Attachment Systems can also include solar energy rejection features to help reduce air conditioning costs and save you money. In fact, you can recoup your 3M™ Window Films investment in as little as three years.

How does meet building codes window film help?

  • Makes existing glass equal to laminated safety glass
  • Select a frosted safety film for privacy while still allowing the light into your bathroom
  • Select a solar safety film to reduces harsh and damaging sunlight

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Contact us today to learn more about what window film can offer your New York, Philadelphia, New Jersey, Delaware, Boston, Washington D.C., or Florida business.

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