Posts Tagged ‘ IWFA ’

IWFA Offers New Booklet Reports on the Harmful Effect of Indoor Sunlight and Prevention

Oct 29th, 2013

The International Window Film Association (IWFA) says it is expanding its public awareness program to include a free booklet illustrating the unhealthy impact of indoor sunlight on the skin and the steps to take to prevent it. “As we spend more time indoors and in cars exposed to natural sunshine, we open ourselves up to […]

Window Film on the Radio

Jun 13th, 2013

Window film was recently the topic of discussion on a popular home improvement radio station. Darrell Smith, executive director of the International Window Film Association (IWFA) was interviewed on “At Home with Gary Sullivan,” where he explained the importance of window film. “The IWFA has an ongoing outreach program to media outlets across the nation, […]

IWFC ’13 Set to Include Trade Show, Seminars and Competitions

May 1st, 2013

Planning is underway for the upcoming 2013 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ to be held in Tampa, Fla., September 18-20 at the Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel and Marina and Tampa Convention Center. This year’s event has something for everyone, including various educational seminars, a meet-and-greet with NASCAR driver Greg Biffle, the attendee-favorite Architectural and […]

IECC Code Hearings Feature Window Film Proposal

May 1st, 2013

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The International Code Council’s (ICC) committee action hearings last week in Dallas included a myriad of proposals related to the International Energy Conservation Code (IECC), one of which was specific to window film. An approved proposal, CE11-13, will adapt section C101.4.3 (the commercial portion of the IECC), “Additions, alterations, renovations or repairs.” The section of […]

IWFA Regional Conference Attracts Many – Builds Momentum for IWFC

Apr 24th, 2013

Leading up to the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ September 18-20 in Tampa, Fla., co-sponsored by Window Film magazine and the International Window Film Association (IWFA), the Members Action Committee (MAC) of the IWFA held a regional conference in Ontario, Calif., on April 19 and 20. The effort, spearheaded by MAC Chair Jack Mundy, […]

Meet the Supporters of the 2013 IWFC: HanitaTek Window Films

Apr 17th, 2013

Editor’s Note: Window Film magazine is marking the days until the 2013 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ by introducing this year’s Supporters with company profiles. Over the next few weeks, we will continue profiling each of the six Supporters you will see on the show floor—be sure to stay tuned. Once again HanitaTek Window […]

Meet the Supporters of the 2013 IWFC: Johnson Window Films

Apr 3rd, 2013

Editor’s Note: Window Film magazine is marking the days until the 2013 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ by introducing this year’s Supporters with company profiles. Over the next few weeks, we will continue profiling each of the six Supporters you will see on the show floor—be sure to stay tuned. Once again Johnson Window […]

Meet the Supporters of the 2013 IWFC: Solar Gard

Mar 27th, 2013

Editor’s Note: Window Film magazine is marking the days until the 2013 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ by introducing this year’s Supporters with company profiles. Over the next few weeks, we will continue profiling each of the six Supporters you will see on the show floor—be sure to stay tuned. Solar Gard is once […]

Window Film Could Save the Equivalent of Four Million Barrels of Oil

Feb 27th, 2013

The International Window Film Association (IWFA) has reported that California residents could save the equivalent of four million barrels of oil each year, or the annual output of three 500-megawatt power stations, by installing window films on 10 percent of structures built before building energy codes were mandated. The California Building Standards Commission recently approved […]

IWFA Launches Social Media Platforms Encouraging Consumer Benefits of Film

Feb 13th, 2013

The International Window Film Association (IWFA) has announced its use of several social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, to engage consumers in discussions on the benefits of installing film. “We see the combination of our social media and web pages, along with articles in traditional media channels, as an integrated ‘one stop shop’ […]