What Affects My Final Auto Glass Replacement Cost?

At Glass.com, we strive to provide an excellent customer experience when booking your auto glass replacement job. In this post, we break down the factors that impact your final costs for your replacement compared to the initial quote you receive online.

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Glass.com Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

If you’re looking for glass, you’ve come to the right place! Glass.com is the leading resource for anything and everything glass-related. What is Glass.com? Glass.com is a portal about all things glass including auto, residential, and architectural glass as well as related glass products such as tabletops, shower doors, mirrors, windows, window film, and more. […]

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Are Tinted Vehicle Windows Illegal?

If you’re thinking about getting your vehicle glass tinted it’s important to know what’s legal in your state. The legal level and location of the window tint varies by state. You could get fined for breaking the law. Reputable tint shops will inform you that you can’t have your windows tinted past a certain level. […]

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Can a Metalized Windshield Be Repaired?

The Case of the Mending Metalized Material   Question:   Dear Glass Detective, Can metalized/athermic windshields with small rock chips be repaired or do they need to be replaced?  Thanks, Nathan Clarkston, MI Answer:   Dear Nathan, Thank you for contacting the Glass Detective with your question as to whether or not what is known […]

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Press Release: Glass.com® Expands Coverage to 5,000 New Zip Codes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 30, 2019   Glass replacement services now offered to millions of new customers Washington, D.C. – In just six months, Glass.com has increased its coverage area by approximately 5,000 new zip codes. Using its group of affiliate member glass shops, the site now offers auto and architectural glass replacement services to millions […]

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Window Security Solutions

The Case of the Bedroom Burglary Question: Dear Glass Detective, If security is my main goal, how does a security film (such as 3M brand) compare to tempered or laminated glass? After a recent burglary, we want to secure our child’s bedroom window which faces the porch. Laura C. Berkeley, CA Answer: Dear Laura, Thank […]

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Building a Glass Display Case

The Case of the Biblical Box Question: Dear Glass Detective, A friend and I are planning to build a secure, yet (hopefully) beautiful museum display for a small non-profit organization Bible display. We have a very small budget and are trying to economize as much as possible. To that end, I was thinking of purchasing […]

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Trick or Treat: Damage-Free Decorating

It’s that time of year again—when the weather starts to cool, leaves change color and ghosts and skeletons come out to play. But the spirit of Halloween shouldn’t leave doors and windows looking spooky. With the holiday season ramping up, decorations are sure to make their appearances. But as much fun as it can be […]

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Adding a Sliding Glass Barn Door Inside of Your Home

Doors have existed inside of homes in some fashion since ancient times, but now there are more options to choose from when trying to give a custom look and feel to your dwelling. Barn doors have grown in popularity over the past few years and have become a go-to, or staple, for those looking to […]

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Can Glass Prevent Sun Damage?

It’s no longer a mystery that the bright, warm and relaxing sun that we so enjoy laying under on a hot beach is actually linked to several harmful effects on our skin. The American Cancer Society (ACS) links most forms of skin cancer to exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays, which mainly come from the sun. […]

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Choosing a Glass Railing System

The Case of the Reliable Railing Recommendations   Question: Dear Glass Detective, I want to install a glass railing in front of an opening that measures 120-inches by 44-inches by 120-inches. The railing is meant to protect the opening. Do you have any advice that might be helpful in getting me pointed in the right […]

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How to Prevent Foggy Windows and Doors

Homeowners love sparkling, clear glass in their windows and doors. But what happens when they’re not so perfect? The first signs of moisture on the glass can be concerning. But if panicking is your first reaction to seeing foggy windows and doors in your home’s glass, relax. Foggy windows and doors aren’t necessarily bad. While […]

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