Your home is your personal haven. Therefore, protecting and maintaining the appearance and integrity of your home is important. Midwest Solar Control offers a variety of solutions that protect, add comfort and privacy, and help you make your home a more efficient environment.

3M’s unparalleled expertise and use of the latest technologies has made them a world wide leader in the window film industry. It’s no surprise that the best interior designers and architects prefer 3M window films.

Protecting your home with 3M Window Films.

With 40 years of experience, Midwest Solar Control has been the installing Residential Window film in Chicago and across Illinois providing professional installations for both retail and commercial clients.

We offer a large selection of 3M Window Films and are sure we have just the right product for your home.  Many of today’s homes require specific installation procedures and only a experienced installation company and trained installers can achieve this kind of quality and production with repeated and refined installations. Our proprietary installation methods and techniques are our trademark in the industry.

The science of sun control.

By reducing the amount of heat gained through transmission of sunlight, 3M™ Window Films let in the natural light you love while rejecting heat and UV rays. Window films can help you lower energy costs, eliminate hot spots, reduce glare and protect your furnishings — all without affecting your view. Benefits of installing window film in your home include:

  • Reduces up to 78% of the sun’s heat.
  • Evenly disperses natural light.
  • Reduces glare.
  • Improves safety and security.
  • Blocks up to 99% of harmful ultraviolet rays.
  • Protects furnishings.
  • Enhances privacy and style.

Our Residential applications


Add privacy to your home without compromising style. 3M Decorative Films allow you to add privacy to interior glass on entry doors for a fraction of the cost of etched glass. Protect the privacy of your family by controlling what outsiders can see.


Protect your loved ones from severe weather storms, explosions and burglaries with 3M’s Safety and Security Window Films. Designed to maintain the integrity of windows by keeping broken glass from flying into hundreds of tiny pieces, 3M’s Safety and Security Films help you protect your family and home from the unexpected.


Protect the image of your home with 3M Anti-Graffiti Window Films.  Nearly invisible, 3M Anti-Graffiti Window Films protect your windows and doors from vandals.  Easy to remove, anti-graffiti films are less costly than your typical window replacement.


Let the sunshine in without damaging your home. 3M Sun Control Window Films help keep out up to 99% of the sun’s damaging UV rays, preventing sun damage to furniture, drapes, carpets and more. Start protecting your home today from nature and the unexpected with an installation of a 3M window film from Midwest Solar Control. Request a quote today and find the product that’s right for you.

To give you peace of mind, our products are backed by 3M warranties, a fortune 100 company. Call us at 312-422-8080 for no obligation consultation today!