Posts Tagged ‘ Window Film magazine ’

Making Your Website and Marketing Correspondence Mobile Friendly

Apr 23rd, 2014

A quick video that discusses the importance of making sure your marketing correspondence and company websites are mobile friendly. This is critical as we head into 2014 and will only become more important as time passes. Make this a priority if you have not already done so. Click here to watch this video on YouTube.

Immersion Printing – Is It Right for Your Window Film Company?

Apr 23rd, 2014

Various automotive parts can be covered using immersion printing, including interior parts. Photo courtesy of Georgia Hydrographics Inc.

“It can be used to gain extra profit,” says Cristian Escalante of CJE Services Inc. in Boynton Beach, Fla. “The diversity in the imaging and the ability to overlay on most any substrate is amazing,” adds Hann Kim of STM, Solar Transmission Management in Los Angeles. What are they talking about? Hydrographics. So what exactly […]

Maxpro to Sponsor the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Apr 23rd, 2014

Maxpro Window Films, a manufacturer of automotive, residential, and commercial films, has signed on to be an Emerald Sponsor of the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT). The event is set to be held October 7-9, 2014, at the Baltimore Convention Center and will include educational seminars, an exhibition hall and the attendee-favorite […]

Very Early Bird Registration with Deepest Discounts End in One Week for the International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™

Apr 23rd, 2014

The early bird registration deadline for the 2014 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) is Wednesday, April 30. This year’s event will be held October 7-9 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Md. Now in its 14th year, the annual event, once again sponsored by Window Film magazine, will bring together all aspects […]

After a Strong Start, Remodeling Activity Should See Some Easing Later in the Year

Apr 22nd, 2014

Solid growth is expected in the home remodeling market this year but momentum should begin to moderate in the fourth quarter, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) released by the Remodeling Futures Program at the Joint Center for Housing Studies (JCHS) of Harvard University. Sluggishness in the housing market and specifically in home sales […]

Current Remodeling Conditions Fell in March Survey

Apr 22nd, 2014

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry’s (NARI) first-quarter 2014 Remodeling Business Pulse (RBP) data of current and future remodeling business conditions show current condition ratings fell significantly in March. Business conditions during the first three months of 2014 dropped to 6.07, down from 6.41 in December. There was a decline in all but one […]

Despite Weather, Construction Industry Making Best of Start to 2014

Apr 22nd, 2014

Construction economists don’t always see eye-to-eye, and that’s okay, according to Bernard Markstein, chief economist for Reed Construction Data. “We seem to agree on most things, but not everything …we’re economists. That’s what we do,” he says. But during a recent economic forecast, there was at least one thing on which Markstein and several others […]

Majority of U.S. States See Construction Employment Increase over Past Year

Apr 22nd, 2014

The harsh winter that plagued most of the first three months of 2014 may have threatened the construction industry, but the latest numbers from year-over-year analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America suggest it wasn’t enough to stall a positive trend in construction employment. According to the analysis, construction firms added jobs in 38 […]

Nonresidential Building Starts Regain Upward Movement in March

Apr 22nd, 2014

After a sluggish start to the year, nonresidential building picked up its pace in March, jumping 24 percent after declines in January (down 9 percent) and February (down 7 percent), according to McGraw Construction, a division of McGraw Hill Financial. “The slow start for construction activity in early 2014 can be attributed to tough winter […]

Selling Safety — Tips for Educating Your Community

Apr 16th, 2014

broken glass

With the memory of the tragic events at last year’s Boston Marathon fresh on the minds of the public, security concerns are more prevalent than ever. While safety and security films could not have prevented the bombing, they could play a role in reducing the impact of such events. When selling and installing blast mitigation […]