Knowing how to take care of a windshield that has just been replaced is the first step towards maintaining your investment. Keep your new windshield in good condition and ensure that it lasts as long as possible by following a few easy tips after installation. Wait to drive the vehicle. Leave a window cracked open.
It can be tricky to understand what is included in your car insurance policy and what is not. Until the moment that you need to have your windshield repaired or replaced, insurance coverage probably is not a concern. When dealing with a damaged windshield, however, most car owners want to know if it’s covered. Windshield
This is a common question that our customers ask themselves before requesting windshield replacement. Driving with a cracked windshield isn’t safe and you will want to get the glass repaired or replaced as soon as possible. But is it better to have the windshield fixed by technicians in the shop or a mobile service? Mobile
If you are trying to determine whether it’s better to repair car glass or have the windshield replaced entirely, there are a few different factors to consider. The impact that the damage has on visibility and the ability to safely drive the car are the most important criteria. Then, the size, depth and location of
Restoring a classic or vintage automobile is a fun and challenging project. Whether you are adding improvements or rebuilding from the ground up, replacing the glass can be an interesting adventure. Even if you are lucky enough to find pieces of window glass from the junkyard, you will want to make sure they are installed
Windshield glass is extremely strong and is designed to stay together if you are involved in an accident. A common question many glass shops hear is “Can you recycle windshield glass? The answer is yes! Even though the process has several steps, the clean glass can be recycled and turned into a wide variety of
Not all glass is created equally and replacement glass for auto windshields clearly demonstrates this. If your car has a large crack in its windshield that you need to replace, you have options. There is OEM glass: that is your windshield will be replaced with an identical windshield made by the car manufacturer. And then
Having to get your vehicle’s windshield replaced can be a bit of a hassle, but for safety’s sake, it’s not something you should put off if you have broken or cracked windshield glass. If you’ve recently had your windshield replaced, of course you want to know that the job was done correctly. Unfortunately, poor technique
Accidents happen. If you’re facing a cracked, chipped, dented or disfigured windshield, you’re in luck. Windshield repair and replacement is common, and it’s covered by insurance. Even if your car is damaged in an accident, insurance options can still save your bank.
Ideally, you will never need to invest in a windshield replacement. However, according to Insurance Journal, windshield replacements are the number one insurance claim—comprising 30 percent of all claimed auto repairs—in the United States.