Running a business comes with many risks and challenges.  So you need to think about how you will avoid certain things that could hurt it. What you may not realize is the glass on your building is likely one of those risks. It is a weakness in your building’s security and something that could cause injuries as well. A powerful and cost-effective way to remove some of the risk in your small business in Denver with safety and security window film.

Safety And Security Window Film To Protect From Theft

Window film is a good method to use in order to keep the windows on your Denver business from crimes of  “smash and grab”.  This type of crime is common in commercial spaces.   It tends to be a crime of opportunity as well.  Glass with safety and security window film applied will shatter when hit by an object but will not give way to allow a thief in.  When the “quick score” aspect of a smash and grab is taken away criminals tend to move on to a different target.

Safety And Security Window Film To Protect From Accidents

Whether you run a Denver restaurant, hotel or retail store (or any other professional business) the safety of your guests and workers is up to you. Glass windows and features pose a very real threat to those inside your establishment–especially older plate glass. Accidents involving glass cost business owners millions each year. To remove this risk of injury and possibly litigation--safety and security window film is an excellent solution.  It makes glass break into very small pieces and stay adhered to the film. This stops people from being harmed by dangerous shards of glass.  It could also help prevent a  successful lawsuit from coming against you since you took precautions to protect the people in your Denver establishment.

Safety And Security Film As A Tempered Glass Alternative

Renovations to commercial spaces are common.  But, when you make interior changes will need to bring your building up to code and/or bring it there.  Old glass is often plate glass which is out of code because it will break into large shards and injure or kill people who fall into it.  To bring your space up to code you will need to install tempered glass or install safety and security film. Window film is a much easier and less expensive workaround for tempered glass. Therefore, it should be something you consider.

For more information on safety and security film for your Denver business, contact us at Denver Commercial Window Tinting today!


Mike Kinsey is the Chief Operating Officer at Denver Commercial Window Tinting and has been installing window film for over a decade. His background includes years of experience in the construction industry as well as extensive project management. Mike oversees all day to day operations at the Denver branch, including onsite management of window film installations, sales, and customer relations. His knowledge of security, privacy/decorative, and energy efficient window film products is extensive, giving him the skill and aptitude to select the ideal film for any application. Mike's expertise is backed by certifications from 3M, EnerLogic, and AIA for continuing education.