Posts Tagged ‘ retrofits ’

Window Film Industry Shifts Over Year Since Sandy Hook Shootings

Dec 11th, 2013

As the one-year anniversary of the school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn., approaches, window film companies say the devastating event has impacted the industry. According to several experts, the types of requests for glazing and window film attachments have changed since the tragedy. “We’ve seen a definite uptick in calls concerning glazing […]

Obama Administration Expands Better Buildings Challenge to Multifamily Housing

Dec 9th, 2013

Building on $2 billion in financing commitments from the private sector for energy-efficiency updates to commercial buildings under the President’s Better Buildings Challenge, the U.S. Departments of Energy (DOE) and Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has expanded the challenge to multifamily housing, which would include window film retrofits. “Over the last two years, President Obama’s […]