Date: March, 2020
Location: Homestead, Florida, USA
Product: PriWatt™ Film
Square Footage: 26.5 SF
Area: Residential, Entry Door
SGT GLOBAL OFFICE: Miami
There’s nothing quite like sunlight streaming into your home’s living room, entry, or kitchen area on a warm day. It can be both energizing and uplifting, as well as a reminder of the beauty that lies just outside your home — and a full-glass entry door gives you the opportunity to enjoy all of this.
When you choose a glazed entry door, there are a number of glass options that you can choose from. With choices like energy-efficient Low-E glass, durable impact-resistant glass, and how about the privacy? there is a glass style to meet your design and privacy needs?
Yes – Smart Glass Technologies is offering a smart solution – Switchable Privacy Entry Doors.
Our costumer tried to solve the same dilemma being an owner of the glass entry doors in Miami, Florida.
Switchable Smart Doors offers low maintenance, cost-effective and impressive solution for instant privacy. Without restricting the flow of light, switchable glass helps to transform previously dark corridors into spaces that feel open and bright, keeping a critical sense of privacy to feel comfortable in your own house.
Switchable privacy also offers an alternative to blinds and curtains, removing visual clutter and also removing the need to dust and clean them.
How we do it?
1. Instal the PriWatt™ Film to the existing glass door, from inside (watch video);
2. Running the low voltage wires to the transformer using special hinges or special connectors printed on 3D Printer (see picture below);
3. Certified electrician is connecting the transformer to a switch and to the main power source;
Low Voltage Hinges:
• Improved Security
Smart Glass adds a layer of security, decreasing the chances of intruders breaking in. The smart glass add 0.4mm of very durable PDLC film, in effect strengthening the glass, without ever compromising your view.
• Decrease Energy Consumption
Smart Glass is proven to minimize the effects of high/low external temperatures from affecting your interior temperature, essentially saving you on energy costs. Operating at 48V AC, Smart Glass consumes less than 05 Watts per square foot when on (transparent) and 0 Watts when off (opaque).
• Block Damaging Radiation
Direct exposure to UV and Infrared radiation is not only bad for your floors and furniture but also to your health. Smart Glass blocks 98% of harmful UV rays and 95% infrared radiation. Protecting you and your loved ones.
• Easy Maintenance
Maintaining Smart Glass is as easy as it gets. Unlike draperies, blinds and shutters Smart Glass collects only a fraction of dust so cleaning is kept to a minimum. If you wish to clean your smart glass simply turn it off and use a soft cloth and gentle soap. When done, ensure there is not water or soap left on the glass or the edges. It’s really as simple as that.