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University of Akron’s Hower House | Akron, Ohio

University of Akron’s Hower House | Akron, Ohio

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March 18, 2015
Residential Case Study

Hower House is a 19th-century Victorian mansion which became a museum under the care of The University of Akron. The building is a historical treasure not only because of its architecture, but also because of its original furnishings and décor. About 30 years ago, caretakers noticed that some interior finishes were beginning to show signs of fading.

Comparative Analysis of Retrofit Window Film to Replacement with High Performance Windows

Comparative Analysis of Retrofit Window Film to Replacement with High Performance Windows

January 22, 2014
Commercial Whitepaper

Energy saving films are increasingly being used worldwide to lower building energy costs by reducing excessive solar heat gain through windows. This paper highlights the comparative cost savings per dollar invested for retrofit of existing windows with energy saving window film compared to window replacement with new solar-control low-e windows.

Luxury Home | Durham, North Carolina

Luxury Home | Durham, North Carolina

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January 18, 2014
Residential Case Study

A trio of 18-foot tall windows provides a dramatic focal point in the formal living room of a North Carolina couple’s dream home. But those same windows also posed a problem from the first day the couple moved in. “The biggest problem was that the western sun coming into the room through those windows was just so hot."

Hyatt Hotel | Houston, Texas

Hyatt Hotel | Houston, Texas

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January 18, 2014
Commercial Case Study

As a AAA Four Diamond hotel built in 1972, the 924,000-square-foot Hyatt Regency Houston has a reputation to uphold. But temperature complaints from guests on the southeast and southwest sides of the building due to the solar heat were diminishing an otherwise high-quality experience.
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