Can window film be applied to outside of window? Yes, you can put films on the outside surface of the glass. Keep in mind that window films are generally installed on the inside to protect them from the elements. In the past, exterior window films were overlooked because of the perception of poor durability and performance.
Is window film installed on the inside or outside? The answer is that it can be applied to both, it just depends on the type of film and its purpose. Most window tint (or window film) applications used in homes are applied to the interior of the window.
How does window film look from the outside? These films reflect light when seen from outside, but the view from inside is unobstructed. Some tints are barely discernible. Like our others films, they admit light while deflecting solar heat and shielding from ultraviolet rays.
Is window film worth the cost? Over 3-5 years, the savings in lower monthly energy bills may meet or exceed the cost of the window film installation. Out of many different things you can do around your home or business to create energy efficiency, window film is the one of a few products that has the quickest payback period and return on investment.