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The reflective silver films provide higher heat reduction at a lower cost than the Neutral and Clear films

  1. Reflective Silver VLT 20%

  2. Reflective Silver VLT 35%

  3. External Silver Reflective Films

  4. Low-E Silver Reflective Films

 

1. VLT 20%: ASWF Reflection 20

This film is installed internally and is recommended in most situations

  

The Best Darker Reflective Silver Films

Visible Light Transmission (VLT) 0% to 30%

 
Best for Blocking Heat 
ASWF Reflection 20 
 
PRO: This film blocks 84% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer)
 
CON: This film is silver reflective
 
Price $47.86m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 Best Value
 ASWF Reflection 20
 
PRO: The film blocks the most heat for the lowest cost
 
CON: TThis film is silver reflective
 
Price $47.86m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 
Least Reflective
ASWF Reflection 20 
 
PRO: This film is less reflective than other films in the category
 
CON: This film is silver reflective
 
Price $47.86m2,
  incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 
Best for Insulation
SunTek Silver SDS20 
 
PRO: This film reduces heat loss by 29%t (eg. in winter) and blocks 29% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) 
CON: This film is silver reflective
Price $51.58m2,
  incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 

 Performance Comparison Table

 

2. VLT 35%: ASWF Reflection 35

This film is installed internally and is recommended in most situations

The Best Lighter Reflective Silver Films

Visible Light Transmission (VLT) 30% to 60%

Best for Blocking Heat 
Suntek Silver SDS35 
 
PRO: This film blocks 63% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) and insulates the the glass to reduce heat loss by 29% (eg. in winter)
 
CON: This film is reflective but if you want both high heat reduction (summer) and high heat loss (winter) it is a winner.
 
Price $51.585m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 Best Value
ASWF Reflection 35 
 
PRO: The film blocks 11% less heat than Stirling 40
but costs 18.9% less. It is also a lot less reflective (29% less reflective)
 
CON: The film blocks 11% less heat than Stirling 40
(56% cf 63% for Stirling 40)
 
Price $47.86m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
Least Reflective
SolarGard Silver 35
 
 
PRO: This film is less reflective than clear glass and provides a soft grey appearance - is is not reflective
 
CON: much higher cost
 
Price $61.49m2,
  incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 
Best for Insulation
 Suntek Silver SDS35
PRO: This film reduces heat loss by 29%t (eg. in winter) and blocks 29% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) 
CON: This film is reflective
Price $51.58m2,
  incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 Performance Comparison Table


3. External VLT 15% - 20%: SolarGard Sentinel Plus Silver 20 OSW

 

External VLT 30% - 35%: SolarGard Sentinel Plus Silver 35 OSW

These films are recommended for double glazed windows and in situations where internal installation may cause thermal stress in the glazing system. While this film has been made specifically for external installation, typically it will last 1/2 as long as a film installed internally (approx 7 years) 

The Best Lighter Reflective Silver Films

Visible Light Transmission (VLT) 30% to 60%

Best for Blocking Heat 
 
 
PRO: This film blocks 63% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) and insulates the the glass to reduce heat loss by 29% (eg. in winter)
 
CON: This film is reflective but if you want both high heat reduction (summer) and high heat loss (winter) it is a winner.
 
Price $67.88m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 Best Value
 
 
PRO: The film blocks 11% less heat than Stirling 40
but costs 18.9% less. It is also a lot less reflective (29% less reflective)
 
CON: The film blocks 11% less heat than Stirling 40
(56% cf 63% for Stirling 40)
 
Price $55.07m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
Least Reflective
 
 
PRO: This film is less reflective than clear glass and provides a soft grey appearance - is is not reflective
 
CON: much higher cost
 
Price $148.51m2,
  incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 
Best for Insulation
 
 
PRO: This film reduces heat loss by 29%t (eg. in winter) and blocks 29% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) 
 
CON: This film is reflective
 
Price $67.88m2,
 incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
 
 
 
 

 Performance Comparison Table


Low-E :JWF HeatMaster Low-E (HM15)

These fims insulate the window (eg against heat loss in winter) and are recommended for cold climates where winter heat loss is a concern.

They can cause excessive heat retention inside a building during summer in some locations.

      • The Best Low-E Reflective Silver Films

        Visible Light Transmission (VLT) 0% to 60%

        Best for Blocking Heat 
        JWF Heatmaster Low-E 
         
        PRO: This film blocks 80% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) and insulates the the glass to reduce heat loss by 46% (eg. in winter)
         
        CON: This film is reflective but if you want both high heat reduction (summer) and high heat loss (winter) it is a winner.
         
        Price $54.44m2,
         incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
         
         Best Value
        JWF Heatmaster Low-E  
         
        PRO: The film blocks 80% of the heat entering the room at lowest cost
         
         
        CON: This film is reflective but if you want both high heat reduction (summer) and high heat loss (winter) it is a winner.
         
        Price $54.44m2,
         incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
         
         
        Least Reflective
        3M Low-E 20 Silver 
         
         
        PRO: This film is less reflective than other films in this category (53% VLR-E cf 56% for Heatmaster)
         
        CON: much higher cost
         
        Price $79.54m2,
          incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
         
         
         
        Best for Insulation
        JWF Heatmaster Low-E  
         
         
        PRO: This film reduces heat loss by 46% (eg. in winter) and blocks 80% of the heat entering a room (eg. in summer) 
         
        CON: This film is reflective but if you want both high heat reduction (summer) and high heat loss (winter) it is a winner.
         
        Price $54.44m2,
          incl GST and after WebQuote Discount
         
         
         

        Performance Comparison Table

 

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