How to apply the foil


In the instructions below you can find out how to apply your Gekkofix® window – or selfadhesive foil.

 

Materials:

  • Scissors or utility knife
  • Measuring tape
  • Pen or pencil
  • Wiper
  • Water sprayer
  • Extra pair of hands (optional)

 

Apply selfadhesive foil step-by-step:

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Carefully clean the surface of the section
to be applied. Cut the film to a slightly larger
size than the area to be covered.
Peel the protective layer of the film. It may
help to spray the surface to be covered
with water.
Apply the film to the surface of the section
to be applied, making sure to position it
carefully.
Use a wiper to smooth out the film starting
in the middle in order to remove air and
moisture from in between the surface and
the film. Remove excess film using a
sharp knife along a ruler or straight edge.
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Apply window foil step-by-step:

STEP 1STEP 2STEP 3STEP 4
Carefully clean the surface of the
section to be applied, making sure it is
dust-free and smooth. Cut the film to a
slightly larger size than the area to be
covered. Spray the window with water.
Peel the protective layer off the film.
Apply the film to the window, making sure
to position it carefully. Wet the outer surface
of the film to prevent scratching



Use a window wiper to smooth out the
film starting in the middle in order to
remove air and moisture from inbetween
the window and the film.


Remove excess film using a sharp knife
along a ruler or straight edge, and then
smooth over.
Step 1Step 2Step 3Step 4