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How to Install Window Film

Follow our step-by-step instructions of how to apply static cling and self adhesive privacy film or watch our easy to follow video. Printable instructions are also available.

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Step 1

Clean and Dry Your Glass Surface

  • Using glass cleaner, thoroughly clean your window, door, or sidelight
  • Wipe your glass surface dry using paper towels

Surface must be sprayed with water for both static cling and self-adhesive window film

Step 2

Spray Glass Surface with Water

  • Spray glass surface with water
  • Ensure surface is thoroughly wet

Surface must be sprayed with water for both static cling and self-adhesive window film

Step 3

Remove Backing and Apply to Glass

  • Begin to remove window film's protective backing
  • Apply window film to glass starting at the top
  • Slowly remove backing and smooth film onto the glass with your hand

Tip: Use a piece of tape to help remove the protective backing if backing is semi-transparent or gives you difficulties with peeling off

Step 4

Smooth Out Air Bubbles and Trim Excess

  • Using a squeegee, smooth out any air bubbles in the film
  • Use a craft knife to trim any excess
  • Alternatively, measure and precut window film to desired size

Step 5

Repeat Until Surface is Covered

  • Ensure coverage is to your liking
  • Repeat steps 3 and 4 until your glass surface is covered
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