Replacing Broken Glass in Your Window

Windshield Repair Processes For Rock Chips

Posted by on Aug 30, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Windshield Repair Processes For Rock Chips

There are some things to know about rock chip repair for windshields. Here’s a guide to the process before, during, and after the repair.  Protecting Your Windshield Before you take your car in for windshield repair, you may want to take some steps to prevent further damage to the car. As soon as you notice a rock chip, tape the glass on both sides of the chip to secure the crack and help prevent it from widening. You’ll also want to keep your windshield from experiencing any major temperature changes until you get it fixed....

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Three Tips For Cleaning Children’s Artwork Off Of Your Car Windows

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Tips For Cleaning Children’s Artwork Off Of Your Car Windows

When children are riding in the backseat during a long road trip they can sometimes get bored. When this happens, children can sometimes cause damage to the car windows by drawing on them or applying stickers to them. If this happens during your next family road trip there is no need to get too angry over the situation because just about anything can be removed from the glass, if you are willing to try something new. Use the guide below to learn how to remove your child’s artwork from your car windows. Clean Crayon Marks from the Glass...

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There’s A Storm Brewing: 3 Ways To Protect Your Windows From Hurricane Damage

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on There’s A Storm Brewing: 3 Ways To Protect Your Windows From Hurricane Damage

If this is your first time living in hurricane territory, you might not be familiar with the proper preparations you need to make. Your windows are one area of your home that will require added protection. Windows can become very breakable during a hurricane. Broken windows can cause serious injuries if you’re struck with flying glass. Not only that but once your windows are broken, your home becomes an easy target for burglars if you choose to head to an evacuation center during the hurricane. After the hurricane, glass repair...

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3 Benefits Of Choosing Insulated Glass For Your New Windows

Posted by on Apr 7, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Benefits Of Choosing Insulated Glass For Your New Windows

If you know that the windows you have at home are ugly, broken or are costing you money each month because they are not energy-efficient, you have probably already considered updating them. One popular choice is insulated glass windows, which have many benefits that you may not be aware of. Therefore, it will be helpful to be aware of the following information when you are considering your options for residential glass replacement. #1 – Insulated Glass Windows Can Help Lower Your Heating And Cooling Costs Insulated glass windows have no...

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Three Ways That Your Driving Habits Can Reduce Your Risk Of Windshield Damage

Posted by on Feb 25, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Three Ways That Your Driving Habits Can Reduce Your Risk Of Windshield Damage

For any driver, it’s a frustration to see that a rock kicked up by another vehicle’s tire has damaged your windshield. Although getting the glass either repaired or replaced won’t cause an increase in your auto insurance, you’d probably rather not have to schedule time to deal with this problem into your daily routine. While you can’t completely eliminate the risk of sustaining auto glass damage to your vehicle, you can adopt some habits that can reduce your chance of experiencing this issue. Here are three ways...

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Do’s And Don’ts When Your Car’s Windshield Is Damaged

Posted by on Dec 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Do’s And Don’ts When Your Car’s Windshield Is Damaged

If your car’s windshield was chipped or cracked today during your commute to work, then it is very important that you take special care not to damage it further. You may be able to have the chip or crack fixed, rather than having to pay the higher cost of replacing the entire windshield, by simply following the suggestions listed below: Don’t Slam the Car’s Door If you slam the door of your car when the windshield has been freshly damaged, then the cracking can run down the glass or the chip can start to form additional...

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Some Shower Enclosures to Consider When You Redo Your Bathroom

Posted by on Dec 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Some Shower Enclosures to Consider When You Redo Your Bathroom

Installing a new shower enclosure can completely change the look and feel of your bathroom. There are several options to choose from whether you have a small room or a large, luxury bath. Here are a few basic designs to consider. Frameless Glass A frameless glass shower enclosure gives your bathroom a trendy, modern look. It can also make the room seem larger since the enclosure is nearly invisible. These enclosures are often made from glass that is treated to repel water spots and soap scum, which makes it easy to keep them clean. Frameless...

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Four Tips To Help With Removal Of Windows And Prepare For Installation

Posted by on Sep 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Four Tips To Help With Removal Of Windows And Prepare For Installation

If you are renovating your home and want to improve energy efficiency, replacing the windows can be a good investment. In some of the openings, special replacement glass can be used. You may have other windows that need to be completely replaced. In any case, there will be things that need to be removed to prepare for installation. Here are some tips to help you with the removal of your old windows: 1. Removing Sashes And Stops From Old Windows Before replacement glass can be installed, the windows have to be prepared. This means that the...

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Tips For Making Windows Energy Efficient

Posted by on Aug 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips For Making Windows Energy Efficient

Your house can be energy efficient in most respects. However, if your windows aren’t sealed up tight, most of your green efforts are literally going out the window. You don’t even have to have drafts coming in. A home that doesn’t feature energy efficient windows is vulnerable to outside conditions, becoming too hot or cold when you want the exact opposite. Maximize your windows for energy efficiency. Have Window Films Installed You know how tinted windows in your car reduce the internal heat of the vehicle? The same concept...

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Tornado Safety: Leave The Windows Alone!

Posted by on Jul 24, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tornado Safety: Leave The Windows Alone!

Spring and summer bring severe weather to several parts of the country.  Tornadoes are not an uncommon occurrence, and education on how to stay safe during these storms is common in tornado-prone states and regions.  However, there is still a misconception about proper tornado safety in your home that should be addressed. Opening windows isn’t going to play any part in minimizing damage to your home.  Once upon a time, it was thought that opening your windows would result in less damage, as your roof would be less likely...

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