Increase the Safety of Your Chicago Hotel Lobby

Here in Chicago, the hotel business is outrageously competitive. If you own a hotel or manage one, you are probably well aware of just how many options the myriad of people visiting Chicago have. With so many choices, the stakes in the Chicago hospitality world are higher than ever.   As it turns out, your lobby is one of the most important parts of your hotel to help you stay competitive. This is, essentially, where the hospitality game is usually won or lost because all guests come through the lobby and it is the very first impression your guest get as well. Therefore, the best way to stay competitive in the hotel scene here in Chicago and to stand out from a sea of competitors is with window film for security.  While you may think that security window film is only for protection from bullets and break–in, the truth is there are many ways it protects and lends you the competitive edge. Read on to find out more.

The Best Protection For Your Chicago Hotel Lobby That Money Can Buy

Protect Your Hotel Guests From Bullets And Bombs:  Security film in addition to C-bond adhesives and specialty attachment frames keeps bullets from penetrating glass.  Not only does it stop glass from exploding outward when hit by a bullet or bomb blast, it also stops/impedes the attacker as well.

Protect Your Hotel Guests From UV Exposure:  UV exposure and excessive glare through lobby windows is bad for your hotel furnishing and bad for guests.  It could easily give guests a bad experience and stop them from returning too. Security window film has the ability to block UV rays and make for a comfortable, safe, glare-free environment–one your guests are sure to notice.

Protect Your Hotel Guests From Accidents:  Accidents happen in commercial buildings all the time and as a business, you must be prepared.  As it turns out, the hotel lobby is the most likely place for a glass-related accident to happen is in or around your lobby.  These accidents can not only be harmful but deadly if glass is not tempered or treated with safety film. This, in turn, could lead to litigation. Having window film applied to your hotel lobby windows keeps the glass n place, even after being hit by a high-velocity object.  In fact, it acts much like tempered glass–for much lower of a price.

Protect Your Hotel From Natural Disasters:  One of the main causes of fatalities in natural disasters like earthquakes and hurricanes is flying or exploding glass. For this reason,  having safety glass applied to your hotel lobby’s windows will assure flying debris or high winds don’t spell disaster for your hotel.

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For more information on how safety and security glass can help you compete in the competitive world of Chicago hospitality by keeping your guests safe, contact us at Window Film Chicago today!


Mike Kinsey

Mike Kinsey has more than a decade of experience installing window film in the Chicago area. His years of experience have allowed him to develop a deep familiarity with all of the different types and styles of window film on the market including the various security, privacy, decorative, and energy efficient options. Together, he and his team have completed hundreds of commercial and residential installs, totaling an accumulation of over 250,000 square feet. In addition to being an expert on top brands such as LLumar, C-Bond, HDClear, Solar Gard, Solyx, and Huper Optik, Mike is also certified by 3M, EnerLogic, and AIA for continuing education.