New Mexico is known for its gorgeous, year-round weather. While ideal for outdoor recreation, the hot, blazing sun can wreak havoc on your vehicle, particularly the windshield, which is subject to continuous sun exposure all year long. Taking the following proactive steps ensures your windshield remains protected from the intense heat, while also safeguarding the interior of your vehicle. Continue reading “How to Protect Your Windshield in The Hot Summer Sun”
With a new year comes many new and exciting automotive window tinting trends. Having your vehicle’s windows tinted serves a practical purpose, in that it prevents damage to the interior due to extended sun exposure. While that’s a real bonus to vehicle owners in Albuquerque, window tinting also has an impact on the look and comfort of your vehicle. Here are a few exciting tinting developments to watch out for. Continue reading “Top 4 Window Tint Trends for 2020”
For residents of Albuquerque and all of New Mexico, a life without window tint seems unbearable. Window tint — otherwise known as “window film” — protects you and your complexion from the often-unbearable sunshine and heat that penetrates the state. However, window didn’t wasn’t always around. When was it developed, and by whom? Continue reading “The History of Window Film”
The sun in Albuquerque can be unforgiving, a fact that is particularly noticeable when you climb into your vehicle after letting it sit for any length of time. Though window tint can’t protect you from the sun’s rays when you’re walking around, it can help to keep your car cool while it’s parked. That said, before you move forward with window tinting, ask yourself and the company with which you plan to work five important questions. Continue reading “Before You Tint Your Windows, Ask These Questions First”
You want to tint your car windows to get all of the benefits: security, privacy, glare reduction and sun protection. But how dark can you go? Did you know that each state has a legal limit for window tinting? Do you know what it is in New Mexico? Continue reading “What Is the Legal Limit for Window Tint in New Mexico?”
Astro Auto Glass is known throughout the greater Albuquerque area for our exceptional auto glass services and window tinting. But auto glass is only part of what we do.
Albuquerque businesses can also rely on us for commercial fleet glass services and commercial building window tinting. Continue reading “Did You Know We Offer Commercial Services, Too?”
You’re interested in getting your car windows tinted. You’ve done your research, so you know the benefits, and you know what you want. But before you jump in and make an investment, it’s crucial that you ask a few more questions:Continue reading “Questions to Ask before You Buy Automotive Window Tint”
You’ve been thinking about tinting your car/home/office windows for a while now, but you’ve got questions:
Does window tinting provide enough protection and heat reduction?
Perhaps more important—will the window tinting the film last long enough to make the investment worth it? Continue reading “How Long Does Window Tint Last?”
Albuquerque summers are hot! The sun beats down unrelentingly, and that heat gets trapped inside your car, making it even hotter when you get inside. But, you can reduce heat buildup inside your car with a simple, one-time fix—window tinting from Astro Auto Glass.
How Does it Work?
The purpose of window tinting is to protect the interior of the car from the solar radiation—that includes UV rays that deteriorate your upholstery and damage Continue reading “How Does Window Tint Reduce Heat Inside My Car?”
Sure, tinted windows look good on a car. But is tinting your car’s windows really worth it? At Astro Auto Glass, we know it is!
The Short-Term Benefits of Tinting the Windows of Your Vehicle
There are many benefits to tinting your windows, some of which you can realize immediately:
One of the most noticeable and immediate results you get from window tinting is freedom from intrusive ogling. Tinted windows make it difficult, if not impossible, for other drivers to Continue reading “The True Benefits of Tinting Your Vehicle Windows”