Tips on Getting Started with a Custom Decorative Window Film Design for Your Long Island Property

Decorative window film here in the US is all rage and Long Island is no exception.  There is a good reason for this too–decorating the windows, doors, cabinets, and dividers of a workplace with window film has a ton of benefits.  Things like privacy, sun protection, branding all stem from the application of decorative window film. But how does you get started down this path to glass surface success?  It really is simple and it all starts with doing a little homework.

A Strong Custom Window Film Design Starts With A Good Idea

Whether you are creative or not, luckily these days we all have the internet of things (and ideas) at our fingertips.  While googling is a great way to find inspiration for your custom decorative window film, Pinterest is king. Starting a Pinterest board is a fantastic way to gather a bunch of ideas together and easily share them with your contractor.  This means you don’t really need to be creative to come up with an idea when there is plenty of inspiring designs already out there.

A Strong Custom Window Film Design Starts With A Large Selection Of Film Products

There are plenty of decorative window films out there and for good reason–most fill a specific niche or aesthetic.  In order to get exactly what you want in both form and function, you need to be able to choose from some of the top manufacturers available.  This is another area where we here at Long Island Window Film excel. We have decades of experience which has lead us to a myriad of decorative window film products and partnerships with manufacturers.

A Strong Custom Window Film Design Starts With A Expert Installer

You can have the best design in the world in mind for your Long Island retail store, restaurant or office, but execution is everything!  This is why you want a seasoned professional who has access to all the tools both analog and digital needed to bring your idea to life. This should include a host of decorative window films to choose from and complex design programs as well.

For more information or pricing on decorative window film and/or ideas for an upcoming project, contact us at Long Island Window Film today!


Angus Faith is a window film installer working in the Long Island area. After moving to Long Island from Scotland, Angus obtained a job in the construction industry and became interested in sustainable architecture. This led him to discover the benefits of window film and its usefulness for increasing energy efficiency. Today, he is considered one of the top window film experts in the area. Using his ten years of experience in diagnosing architectural concerns and knowledge of window tinting innovations, Angus helps his customers find the right film to accomplish their home or business goals. In his spare time, Angus enjoys sailing, traveling, and spending time in the park with his two Golden Retrievers, Alastair and Clyde.