If you have ever broken a car window and needed to cover the hole temporarily, you probably don’t take glass for granted the same way other people do. It’s easy to see why glass is taken for granted. By design, glass is meant to be forgotten. Most often, the purpose of glass is to provide […]
Breaking your car’s sunroof is undoubtedly a frustrating experience, especially if it appears to have broken spontaneously. However, it’s not the worst thing in the world. After all, your vehicle still runs and usually is technically driveable. But is it legal to drive it? People often wonder if they’re able to drive their car without […]
A free windshield replacement? That’s right, you might qualify. It pays to find out whether or not you are eligible for a zero deductible windshield replacement. After all, it could save you hundreds of dollars or even more. So what exactly is a zero deductible windshield replacement? And what criteria do you have to meet? […]
Whether it’s a summer excursion or family vacation—it pays to perform a basic vehicle check to ensure it’s ready for a road trip. Ideally a fresh oil change and a quick trip to the mechanic is your best bet, but if that doesn’t fit with time constraints or the budget, here’s how to self-inspect from […]
You may have seen it in the news recently—instances of someone getting stuck in their vehicle after an accident because the car was equipped with laminated side windows. Learn about the pros and cons of laminated and tempered glass when used in side windows.
Your vehicle identification number, or VIN, is an important tool that auto glass shops use when replacing windshields, side windows, and more. Find out how to locate it.
Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the Case of Mending the Metalized Windshield. Find out more about metalized, or athermic, windshields and whether or not they can be repaired.
Sun damage can be harmful to your health and property. While basic glass doesn't stop UV rays, there are ways to prevent penetration.
Leaking sunroof? You’re not alone. Sunroof leaks can be a problem for some drivers who have a sunroof in their car. Although sunroofs are a great feature to have in your car, it can create additional maintenance. Find out how to fix your sunroof leak here!
This blog goes over how shattered panoramic sunroofs shed light on the different types of glass used in vehicles by different auto manufacturers from Ford to Ferrari. Find out more.