When you need a windshield replacement, you always have options—OEM or aftermarket glass. If you look just at the price tag, it may seem like an easy choice because aftermarket glass is typically less expensive. But, sometimes, cost savings come at the cost of safety. Before you choose your replacement auto glass, you need to know how to carefully evaluate your alternatives. Continue reading “What You Need to Know before You Choose OEM or Aftermarket Auto Glass”
Likely you know or have been told that if you have a chipped or cracked windshield, you need to get it repaired before it becomes a big problem. And that’s sound advice. There are a number of environmental conditions that can turn a small chip or crack in a car window into a safety threat and/or expensive repair job. Continue reading “Is a Crack in the Windshield Really Going to Turn into a Big Problem?”
Auto glass is tough stuff—it has to be to keep you protected from flying debris and other road hazards. Still, auto glass chips, cracks and shatters. When it does, you need it replaced and you need to be assured that your windshield is as safe and as good-looking at when your car rolled off the factory floor.
When you bring your car to Astro Auto Glass, our skilled professionals perform windshield replacement that restores the integrity of your auto glass and enhances the appearance of your car. And here’s a look at the process: Continue reading “How Astro Auto Glass Restores Your Windshield to Factory Specifications”
Vacation season is just around the corner, and like everyone else, you’re ready to spend your summer relaxing. Unlike travelers planning to take to the skies, you plan to save money by driving your RV. But before you hit the road, let Astro Auto Glass show your RV some love by repairing, replacing and/or tinting your windows for optimal safety and comfort.
Window Repair: It’s about More than Visibility
Maybe you’ve gotten used to driving with that crack in your windshield. After all, you can see just fine around it. But did you know it could prove Continue reading “RVs Need Love, Too!”
Modern technology has made it possible to repair a cracked windshield, and that allows you to save a windshield and a lot of money. However, even the most advanced glass repair techniques have their limits. There are times when cracks are too big or too numerous for repairs alone, so know when you need to consider windshield replacement.
Signs Your Windshield is Beyond Repair
The size, location and severity of cracks together determine if they can be repaired or if a new windshield is required. Your windshield is likely beyond glass repair if: Continue reading “How Many Small Windshield Cracks Are Too Many?”
Windshield chips and cracks can interfere with visibility and compromise the integrity of your windshield, so they need to be taken care of. But who has time?
If your windshield needs TLC, but your schedule just cannot handle one more commitment, call the mobile repair team at Astro Auto Glass!
How Mobile Auto Glass Repair Works
Getting your windshield Continue reading “Don’t Have Time to Fix Your Windshield? We Have the Solution!”
Windshield damage is something that unfortunately happens from time to time. While it’s a damage that may occur to your vehicle, you hope it’s something that never really happens. It can happen at a moment’s notice… and it can be an accident, or it can be something that is done intentionally. If you find yourself in this type of predicament you want to get it repaired if you possibly can, but if you can’t then you want to get in replaced. While you don’t want the damage to sit too long under any circumstances, you definitely want to make sure that you have your windshield repaired or replaced before Continue reading “Your insurance can help replace or repair your windshield before cold weather hits!”
A severe crack has turned into a dozen and your windshield isn’t safe any longer. It’s time for a replacement to be both legal on the road and safe to drive. But what is replacing your windshield going to entail? Here are a few basic things to keep in mind.
Will My Car Be Damaged?
Removing a windshield may seem like an extensive affair to people who don’t handle it every day, but there’s Continue reading “What Will My Windshield Replacement Entail?”
It’s not always immediately apparent whether you have a crack or a scratch on your windshield. From the front, they can look very similar, and most of us don’t take the time to sit down and really examine our auto glass. But you want to know what you’re going to need to fix, don’t you? If you’re bringing your vehicle in, you want to be able to tell the shop exactly what you need done. It’s hard with engine troubles, but it should be easy with a windshield, right? Continue reading “Is That a Crack or a Scratch?”
Auto glass is part of your car’s safety features. It keeps you protected from air currents, debris and also provides structural integrity to the vehicle itself. Getting it repaired is absolutely necessary, but are most auto glass shops able to handle an RV?
There’s a difference in height, the shape of the windows and the difficulty of working on something so large can make it hard for you to find someone to repair or replace damaged RV glass. It’s just as necessary as on a smaller car Continue reading “Getting Your RV Glass Fixed”