How do you Apply Window Film? Instructions. 2017-06-14T12:02:38+00:00

How do you apply window film? How to: Instructions.

How do you apply window films? On this page we explain how to apply our different window films. And provide you with video’s and step-by-step instructions. Do the following 3 things.

1. Read the general information about how to apply films, HERE. <–

2. Read the specific instructions relating to your type of film.

3. Watch the instruction video(s) relating to your type of film.

Some general information about how to apply window films

  • Make sure to not apply window films in direct sunlight, make sure the temperature of the window film, the window it self and the surrounding air is -ideally- around 12 to 18 degrees Celsius. When the temperature is above 18 degrees we advise you to apply the window film during the early mornings or after sundown.
  • Extensively clean the window and the surrounding area, including you work environment. Clean it of paint, durst, dirt, flies, spiders. Watch out for your fingerprint on the window glass itself. Watch out for your pets.

1. How do I apply frosted window film (Bubble free)?

How do I apply frosted window film? Watch our YouTube instruction video on how to apply frosted window film. See our English YouTube Channel and our Dutch YouTube Channel for other instruction videos about applying window films and wall stickers.

Some general information about how to apply window film

  • Make sure to not apply window film in direct sunlight, make sure the temperature of the window film, the window it self and the surrounding air is -ideally- around 12 to 18 degrees Celsius. When the temperature is above 18 degrees we advise you to apply the window film during the early mornings or after sundown.
  • Extensively clean the window and the surrounding area, including you work environment. Clean it of durst, dirt, flies, spiders. Watch out for your fingerprint on the window glass itself.

How do I apply frosted window film? – Watch our instruction video.

In the video below you see how you apply frosted window film (cut).

How to apply frosted window film (bubble-free)?

Below you find instructions on how to apply frosted window film (cut). You have been supplied with bubble free window film. So you do not need to use any water.

  • Read the instructions supplied with your frosted window film. Always keep your frosted window film flat so that is does not bend/fold.
  • Make sure to not apply window film in direct sunlight, make sure the temperature of the window film, the window it self and the surrounding air is -ideally- around 12 to 18 degrees Celsius. When the temperature is above 18 degrees we advise you to apply the window film during the early mornings or after sundown.
  • Clean the window thoroughly. Remove paint, grease and other dirt. If any is left behind, it will always be visible!
  • Also clean the surrounding area, like the window frame itself. If you are applying near the ceiling and/or the ground make sure they are also clean. Also be wear of flying insects.
  • Use the supplied squeegee and card over the application-tape on the front of the frosted window film to further increase the binding between the two.  Use a flat surface, like a table.
  • Remove the backing paper. Carefully. When the film contains cut-outs, be very careful when removing the backing paper, as to not tear the film itself, when parts remain stuck to the backing paper. Take your time, most mistakes occur here!
  • You are supplied with bubble free frosted window film. So no water is required.
  • Apply the window film with the application-tape to the window, position it at the preferred location.
  • Use your supplied free squeegee. Start in the middle/centre of the window film and move horizontal with overlapping movements towards the edge of the window film. During which you hold the window film a couple centimetres (2 inches) above the window/mirror itself.
  • Check to see if there is still any air trapped between the window film and the window itself. In the rare occasion that air is still trapped between the window and the window film. Gently push the air bubble to the edge of the window film (nearest part of the window not covered with window film). No need to use force. If you do not succeed without using force use a pinprick to burst the air bubble.
  • Allow the adhesive enough time to stick to the window. So that removing the application tape does not lift the frosted film from the surface/window/mirror. Remove the application tape after a couple of hours, 6 to 12 hours should be enough.
  • If, when removing the application tape, you lift the window film from the window glass. Wait 24 to 48 hours before removing the application tape.

 

Applying frosted window film.

2. How to apply Printed Frosted Window Film – How to?

On this webpage we will tell you how to apply printed frosted window film. Follow the written instructions and view our instructional video(s). Design it yourself. Apply it yourself.

Custom frosted window film with print, cut-to-size, cut-to-shape. Design your own personalised frosted window film with print quick and easy with our online designer. And/or upload your own designs.

Apply it Yourself. Custom Printed Frosted Window Film

Your printed frosted window film will arrive in a sturdy box (pre assembled) with a squeegee (free of charge). Ready for you to apply the frosted window film with print to your window(s). No water is required during the pallication of the bubble free frosted window film.

How to apply printed frosted window film (bubble-free)?

Below you find instructions on how to apply you own unique printed frosted window film. You have been supplied with bubble free frosted window film with print. So you do not need to use any water.

  • Make sure to not apply frosted window film in direct sunlight, make sure the temperature of the frosted window film with print, the window it self and the surrounding air is -ideally- around 12 to 18 degrees Celsius. When the temperature is above 18 degrees we advise you to apply the frosted window film during the early mornings or after sundown.
  • Read the instructions supplied with your printed frosted window film. Always keep your frosted window film flat so that is does not bend/fold.
  • Clean the window and window frame thoroughly. Remove paint, grease and other dirt. If any is left behind, it will always be visible!
  • Also clean the surrounding area, like the window frame itself. If you are applying near the ceiling and/or the ground make sure they are also clean. Also be wear of flying insects.
  • Use the supplied squeegee and card over the application-tape on the front of the printed frosted window film to further increase the binding between the two.  Use a flat surface, like a table.
  • Remove the backing paper. Carefully. When the film contains cut-outs, be very careful when removing the backing paper, as to not tear the film itself, when parts remain stuck to the backing paper. Take your time, most mistakes occur here!
  • You are supplied with bubble free printed frosted window film. So no water is required.
  • Apply the printed frosted window film with the application-tape to the window, position the frosted window film with print at the preferred location.
  • Use your supplied free squeegee. Start in the middle/centre of the window film and move horizontal with overlapping movements towards the edge of the window film. During which you hold the printed frosted window film a couple centimetres (2 inches) above the window/mirror itself.
  • Check to see if there is still any air trapped between the printed frosted window film and the window itself. In the rare occasion that air is still trapped between the window and the window film. Gently push the air bubble to the edge of the printed frosted window film (nearest part of the window not covered with window film). No need to use force. If you do not succeed without using force use a pinprick to burst the air bubble.
  • Allow the adhesive enough time to stick to the window. So that removing the application tape does not lift the frosted film from the surface/window/mirror. Remove the application tape after a couple of hours, 6 to 12 hours should be enough.
  • If, when removing the application tape, you lift the printed frosted window film from the window glass. Wait 24 to 48 hours before removing the application tape.

 

3. How to apply -bubble free- transparent window film?

On this page you will find information and instructions about how to apply your custom transparent window film. With our easy to apply, bubble free, transparent window film. You will have a professional end result within minutes.

Below you find instructions on how to apply you own unique transparent window film. You have been supplied with bubble free transparent window film with print. So you do not need to use any water.

  • Make sure to not apply printed transparent window film in direct sunlight, make sure the temperature of the transparent window film with print, the window it self and the surrounding air is -ideally- around 12 to 18 degrees Celsius. When the temperature is above 18 degrees we advise you to apply the window film during the early mornings or after sundown.
  • Read the instructions supplied with your printed transparent window film. Always keep your transparent window film flat so that is does not bend/fold.
  • Clean the window and window frame thoroughly. Remove paint, grease and other dirt. If any is left behind, it will always be visible!
  • Also clean the surrounding area, like the window frame itself. If you are applying near the ceiling and/or the ground make sure they are also clean. Also be wear of flying insects.
  • Use the supplied squeegee and card over the application-tape on the front of the printed transparent window film to further increase the binding between the two.  Use a flat surface, like a table.
  • Remove the backing paper. Carefully. When the film contains cut-outs, be very careful when removing the backing paper, as to not tear the film itself, when parts remain stuck to the backing paper. Take your time, most mistakes occur here!
  • You are supplied with bubble free printed transparent window film. So no water is required.
  • Apply the transparent window film with the application-tape to the window, position the printed transparent window film with print at the preferred location.
  • Use your supplied free squeegee. Start in the middle/centre of the transparent window film and move horizontal with overlapping movements towards the edge of the transparent window film. During which you hold the printed transparent window film a couple centimetres (2 inches) above the window/mirror itself.
  • Check to see if there is still any air trapped between the transparent window film and the window itself. In the rare occasion that air is still trapped between the window and the transparent window film. Gently push the air bubble to the edge of the printed transparent window film (nearest part of the window not covered with printed transparent window film). No need to use force. If you do not succeed without using force use a pinprick to burst the air bubble.
  • Allow the adhesive enough time to stick to the window. So that removing the application tape does not lift the transparent film from the surface/window/mirror. Remove the application tape after a couple of hours, 6 to 12 hours should be enough.
  • If, when removing the application tape, you lift the transparent window film from the window glass. Wait 24 to 48 hours before removing the application tape.