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Is Ceramic Window Tint Worth the Cost?


Ceramic window tinting is a game-changer in the world of vehicle maintenance and upgrades. Similar to ceramic coatings, ceramic window tints are designed using nanotechnologies such as microparticles that create a lasting and durable barrier between your windows and the elements—offering long-lasting protection and appeal that traditional window tints can’t.

But is ceramic window tint worth the cost? 

To answer this question, we need to dive into what a ceramic window tint can do for you and your vehicle.

 

Heat Rejection

Along with this level of UV protection comes exceptional heat rejection. Unlike traditional window tints, ceramic window tints use advanced technology that can block up to 94% of infrared rays (IR)—which are responsible for much of the heat that enters your vehicle. This means a cooler interior, reduced reliance on air conditioning, and ultimately, lower energy costs.

 

Durability

Another aspect that sets ceramic window tints apart is their durability. The advanced materials used in these tints ensure that they are more resistant to scratches, bubbles, and discoloration compared to traditional tints. This longevity translates to a more cost-effective solution in the long run, as it requires less maintenance and replacement.

 

Clarity and Visibility

With their advanced non-metallic and non-conductive blackout technology, ceramic window tints allow you to have extra privacy without sacrificing visibility or connectivity. Unlike some metallic or dyed tints that can interfere with radio, GPS, or phone signals, ceramic tints maintain excellent clarity and won’t disrupt electronic signals, offering a seamless experience.

 

Aesthetic and Resale Value

Beyond its practical advantages, ceramic window tint enhances the overall look and value of your vehicle. The sleek, sophisticated appearance not only adds to the aesthetics but also enhances privacy by reducing visibility from the outside.

Plus, with its UV and IR protection, a ceramic window tint can safeguard your vehicle’s upholstery, dashboard, and other surfaces—which will positively influence the car’s resale value and appeal should you try to sell it in the future.

 

Is Ceramic Window Tint Worth the Cost?

Ultimately, the comfort, protection, and overall value they provide make ceramic window tints a worthy investment that extends beyond their cost. While ceramic tints may initially be more expensive than traditional or regular window tints, they provide more protection, last longer, and increase your vehicle’s value—making them well worth the cost.

Understanding these common window tint myths helps dispel misconceptions surrounding window tinting. When considering tinting your windows, you should always consult professionals to choose the right type and ensure a proper installation. Investing in quality materials and skilled installation not only dispels these myths but also guarantees the best performance and longevity for your application.

 

 

 Ready to protect your vehicle in style? Schedule your ceramic window tint service today!

 

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You’ll drive away happy knowing you’re also valued and a huge part of supporting and celebrating others.

If you’re ready to restore, protect, or style your car—book an auto detailing service in Lafayette, Indiana or Kokomo, Indiana. Our professionally trained staff (and satisfaction guarantee) promise that you’ll be impressed with our attention to detail and blown away with the final results.

* There will be an additional charge of $50 for Iron Decontamination. If your vehicle has tar, overspray, or road paint on it, we will provide a custom quote for removal.

* Removing stains is an intricate service, and while we always try to do everything possible to remove stains, we cannot guarantee full stain removal. In the event a stain cannot be fully removed, we will try to attenuate it as much as possible.

* Headliners are extremely delicate. Excessive cleaning and wetting of the headliner can cause it to fail, so excessive soiling may not be able to be removed.

Pricing

Ceramic Wash, Clay, and Seal

* These prices are based on a vehicle in average condition. For a more accurate quote, pictures or a detailer’s estimate may be needed to see if your vehicle qualifies for this price.

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Full Detail

* These prices are based on a vehicle in average condition. For a more accurate quote, pictures or a detailer’s estimate may be needed to see if your vehicle qualifies for this price.

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Interior Detail

* These prices are based on a vehicle in average condition. For a more accurate quote, pictures or a detailer’s estimate may be needed to see if your vehicle qualifies for this price.

*The paint polish is not intended to remove any deep paint defects. It is only intended to enhance gloss and deep clean the paint in preparation for the coating application. Additional paint correction services can be quoted at an additional charge.

Because we value you and your vehicle as much as you do, we recommend following a maintenance protocol after the initial curing time of your ceramic coatings application.

This maintenance plan will keep your warranty intact and allow you to enjoy a smooth, glass-like finish for years to come.

A professional hand wash—with a specialized ceramic coatings approved cleaning agent—is recommended every week to every other week. As a ceramic coatings VIP, you'll receive a $20 discount on all hand washes.

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Why is ceramic coating the most elite paint protection product on the market?

Premier ceramic coating offers nano-ceramic compounds that provide the maximum level of slickness, protection, and durability.

A normal clear coat has hardness between 2H and 4H. However, ceramic coatings have a hardness above 9H. This shield is the hardest paint coating on the market today and prevents minor scratches to your clearcoat and acts as a sacrificial layer.

Think of ceramic coatings as an additional clear coat layer, only a lot harder. All of this allows for more peace of mind and a fuller enjoyment of your vehicle, even in harsh environments.

Surface Scratches

UV Protection

Glass-Finish

No-Bond Surface

Self-Cleaning

Permanent Protection

* We protect all plastics, vinyl, leather, Alcantara, carpet, and upholstery to help repel dirt, dust, and stains. We do not coat interior glass as it will cause fogging issues.

* A new tint can be applied to driver and passenger windows to match other factory-tinted windows on SUVs and trucks.