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How Architectural Films Can Improve The Look of Your Business

Have you ever thought about ways to add some flare and sophistication to your business? Luckily, we have a simple and affordable solution that will surely impress and take your workspace to the next level. This can easily be accomplished with the use of Architectural Films. In this post, we will cover exactly what architectural films are, and why they are an excellent and economic choice to enhance the aesthetics of your workspace.

What are Architectural Films?

Architectural films are translucent sheets of vinyl that can be applied to glass or acrylic with a variety of styles and opacities available. The result is a similar look to etched or sandblasted glass, without the permanence or production headache these entail. With a variety of films to choose from, they are ideal for adding decoration, room identification, or simply some extra privacy to any desired window surfaces. Because of their translucency, architectural films give your space a new sense of atmosphere without sacrificing ambient light sources. We like to use 3M and Avery products which are a reliable source of materials made from durable and flexible polyester materials.

A High-End Look for a Low-End Price

As we have mentioned, architectural films are a great way to add aesthetic value to your workspace without permanently altering the texture of your glass. These films mimic the look of etched or sandblasted glass, which are a more timely, costly, and permanent solution than you might otherwise need. This makes architectural films a great alternative to achieve similar high-end looks without the headache of a prolonged production time. They are also easily installed and removed making it ideal for businesses on a budget or temporarily renting space.

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Do you have a company logo or custom pattern? Our team of designers can personalize architectural films by integrating your custom artwork. By customizing films, we can further personalize your workspace and tailor it directly to your branding needs. Certain types of film are printable, so you are not limited to just cutting out designs. You can also use your brand colors to further push the identity of your business. View the variety of available shades, patterns, and colors available from 3M and Avery.

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How are Architectural Films Installed?

Architectural films can be applied in a variety of spaces including, conference rooms, lobbies, retail, partitions, private offices, etc. Starfish Signs and Graphics has experienced installers who will make sure to deliver a flawless product! We offer the ability to install films over small or large surface areas to fit your needs. Films are installed wet for ease of placement/positioning and will not damage the surface of your glass, even if you decide to remove later. After installation, keeping your films clean is as easy as using a damp cloth or mild detergent when necessary.


The team at Starfish Signs and Graphics has years of experience designing, configuring and installing custom architectural window films. Let us help you get started on the journey of improving your workspace by requesting a quote.