Causes of Fading
Extended exposure to sunlight can have detrimental effects on carpets, upholstery and personal belongings. Colours can become faded and dull, furniture and wood finishes can become damaged, and often the damage is irreparable.
There are numerous causes of fading;
- Ultraviolet Radiation (40%)
- Visible Light (25%)
- Heat (25%)
- Other (10%)
- Chemical Vapors
- Age of the Fabric
- Dye Fastness
- Wear and tear physically removing colouring agents from the materials surface.
Protect your belongings with Window Film
Window Film can help to filter out the main causes of fading, helping to protect your belongings against damage. All our window film products reject over 99% of UV Rays, effectively eliminating the main cause of fading.
Historically, clear UV window film was specified to reduce fading. However we also have products that can reject up to 86% of heat and 95% of visible light, offering protection against the other causes of fading – therefore increasing overall protection.
If you are looking to protect your home, fixtures, artwork, furniture etc against fading, speak to one of our team on 0333 800 2400 or use the contact form below.
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