Does coated/tinted glass reflect heat?

windowbuyFebruary 25, 2009

What kind of glass coating works best for deflecting heat from the sun? What kind of Tint/coating should I use?

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Yes. Specifically Low-e coated glass does.

Look for Low-e 366 from Cardinal or Solarban 70 from PPG.

    Bookmark   March 5, 2009 at 10:19AM
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hudson_99

CLIMAGUARD from guardian is even better.

    Bookmark   March 14, 2009 at 10:02PM
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oberon476

hudson 99,

And why is that?

    Bookmark   March 15, 2009 at 11:06AM
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