Some Common Questions we get asked:
Can Fasara window films be used in exterior applications?
3M Fasara films can be used on exterior facing windows but are not recommended for exterior surface applications. Some of the series is applicable for outdoors. The film would typically be installed on the interior (second) surface. A few patterns are intended not to be installed in areas where thermal expansion may occur.
What is the durability of 3M Fasara window films?
3M Fasara films are long term durable and designed to last over 10 years. There are real life examples of 3M Fasara films lasting over 20 years. Exterior facing windows will have lower durability.
Can 3M Fasara Films be seamed for larger windows?
Most of the patterns can easily be seamed in a manner which is barely visible.
Does 3M Fasara Film offer any protection from UV rays?
Some Fasara films can reduce UV by up to 99%.
Can Fasara films be used to reduce solar heat?
There are a handful of 3M Fasara patterns in the Glass Shade Series that can reduce solar heat. The range is from 6% to 42% depending on the pattern selected.
Can 3M Fasara Films be removed?
Yes, 3M Fasara films can be easily removed when required.
Can 3M Fasara Films window films be computer cut to create logos or graphics?
3M Fasara films are not ideal for these type of applications as the liner (carrier) is very thin and the product is not easily weeded. We recommend 3M's 7725SE Series Frosted and Dusted Crystal films for these
applications. But with our installation technique we can achieve such designs.
Can 3M Fasara Finishes be combined?
Some patterns are designed to work together such as with the gradient series of patterns.
How should 3M Fasara window films be cleaned?
3M Fasara window films should not be washed for first 30 days after install. Afterward 3M Fasara can be washed with common window cleaning solutions. Do not use any ammonia, chlorine or organic based cleaning products. Do not use abrasive cleaners, cleaning pads or brushes that might scratch the film.
How long is the warranty for 3M Fasara window films?
3M Fasara window films carry a 5 year full product replacement warranty from 3M.