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Can a Metalized Windshield Be Repaired?

November 1, 2019

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.

Can Glass Prevent Sun Damage?

October 23, 2019

Sun damage can be harmful to your health and property. While basic glass doesn't stop UV rays, there are ways to prevent penetration.

Why Do Some Windshield Replacements Cost More Than Others?

August 19, 2019

Join the Glass Detective as he takes on the case of the comparison pricing. Find out why quotes from two different glass shops on OEM glass can vary widely.

New Windshield Breaks (Again) After Installation

June 5, 2019

Have you had two windshields break in a row right after a new installation? You're not alone. The Glass Detective discusses what might cause this and the next steps you should take to address the issue.

The Case of the Aftermarket Quality Windshield and ADAS Calibration

April 19, 2018

The Glass Detective takes on the case of the aftermarket quality windshield, investigating windshields with Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) and the impacts of an aftermarket installation. Find out more here!

What’s New in Vehicle Safety Features?

April 12, 2018

Safety is one of the most important—if not the most important—features you look for when buying a new vehicle. Fortunately, the automotive industry has made great strides and continues to develop enhancements and technologies that make vehicles safer every day. Glass is playing a big part in many of these developments. Advanced Driver Assistance Systems […]

Take Three: A Trio of Ongoing Advancements in Auto Glass

March 1, 2018

“Technology” may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of your vehicle’s windshield or sunroof. But there are plenty of exciting developments in auto glass that may shape the way you operate your car in the future. Glass.com breaks down three of them here. Read more!

Cleveland Artist Turns Auto Glass Into Jewelry

January 4, 2018

After moving into an artists’ loft in Cleveland, Deanna's car was broken into. Her neighbors told her it was a common occurrence in the area and that broken car glass can be found everywhere in the city. That’s when she decided to start collecting glass for art & jewelry. Learn more.

Don’t Fall Victim to Windshield Repair Scams

September 7, 2017

It seems like scams are everywhere nowadays, especially on the internet. You probably think you’d be able to tell if someone was trying to scam you, but some scammers are pretty well practiced. They’re not always after your money directly. Some target your money indirectly by targeting your auto insurance provider through windshield repair scams, […]

Automotive Glass Technological Advancements

July 21, 2017

Auto manufacturers are all about integrative technology these days. From self-driving vehicles to vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication, giants in the auto industry are getting innovative, and fast. If you’ve found yourself asking, “What will they come up with next?” Well, the answer could be right out your window: interactive glass and power-generating solar panels.

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