Protective self-adhesive film is becoming increasingly popular. Functions of her very different.
It can protect your home from vandals window, to help conserve heat, reduce the amount of ultraviolet light entering the room.
There are also decorative films.
There is a film in order to bring in the divine form of old furniture or household appliances and prolong their life for a few more years.
You will need
- A knife with a retractable blade or shoe
- Long line
- Metal square
Measure the surface that you need to paste over. If you are going to buy film for windows, be aware that you need to take it a little more,than the required size of the window. Films for furniture also need more as there will hang the corners, and this means - we need allowances for gluing.
The protective film is sold in rolls. Its width varies from 61 to 122 cm. The rolls of various sizes and sold the film for furniture. You can buy a kit - then you will not need to look for tools.
Before you start cutting and pasting filmClean the surface. Pre-read the instructions, it may be stated, however detergents must be used, and what is not recommended.
Expand the roll of film and place it on the board. If this is the film for furniture, having a paper layer, then put it up to them. Sheet recommend something pressed against the board on all sides - so it will be easier to cut out the desired pieces. Some types of glass is better to put the film adhesive layer down. Do not worry that the film is adhered to the board - without the soap solution in this case stick will not work.
Check the perpendicular edges of the film. In particular, you need one of the sides and cut. If they are perpendicular, put him on the desired dimensions of length and width. They can be traced with a pencil on the paper layer film for furniture or thin marker. Because endpoints draw perpendiculars so that eventually turned out a rectangle with the necessary parameters.
The film with a layer of paper can be cut simplylarge sharp scissors to receive lines. Glass film is easier to cut with a sharp knife and strictly on the line. The metal sartorial meter is suitable as a ruler most.