Getting set up to bill through insurance companies.

The first thing to be aware of is if the customer has full coverage, in most cases, the insurance company will cover the cost of the windshield repair. However, in some states, there may be an exception to that. In addition to the fact that if they only have liability insurance, the insurance company will likely not cover the cost ...

What GlasWeld certification can do for your windshield repair business.

Should I get certified? Does it matter? Do the insurance companies care? Do the retail customers care? Etc. Let's tackle that subject real briefly. Why should you get certified, well the first reason is it does add credibility to your business. Indeed, retail customers now are trained to look for certifications in many different industries. Windshield repair is no different, and ...

What you need to get started in windshield repair

The truth is in any business first off you need desire and determination and the willingness to work hard and do quality work. That's true of any company, and of course, it's always good to have a business plan and an understanding of your local markets. Identifying potential clients; car washes, fleet accounts, dealerships, body shops, detail shops, retail work, etc. ...

Get To Know The Winners: 2017 Auto Glass Week Finalists Q&A

From October 4-6, 2017, windshield repair technicians from around the world gathered in West Palm Beach, Florida to compete in the 12th annual Windshield Repair Olympics. In what turned out to be the largest group of competitors to date, technicians demonstrated their skill and competed for a grand prize of $5000. A panel of expert judges was responsible for selecting the technicians who best ...

Why Avoid Drilling Your Windshield Repairs?

Thanks for being with us again for another video blog from GlasWeld. Today’s topic is drilling in windshield repair, is it really necessary? To start off we wanted to talk a little about the history of drilling. Drilling got started in the mid 70s back when windshield repair was in its infancy. The main idea behind it was to help …

How To Prevent A Crack From Spreading During The Windshield Repair Process.

Welcome back to another video blog with GlasWeld, it is really great to be with you. I am Shiloh Spoo. Today’s topic is going to be failures during a windshield repair process and when we say failures we mean the crack spreading. The question specifically is how can you prevent that from occurring. What are some practical steps that can …

GlasWeld Injectors: ProVac™ technology for better repairs.

GlasWeld’s windshield repair injectors are designed to give technicians professional results…every time. In this video, you’ll find out how it’s done with ProVac technology. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xoW0NCPCk3Y[/youtube]

Keep Drivers Safe While Offering an Additional Service

June is “National Vehicle Safety Month” and we couldn’t be more excited. Providing products to support automotive safety for our customers is one of GlasWeld’s goals. One thing most consumers don’t take in to consideration is the safety hazards of water spots on windshields. Water spots are a safety hazard because of the loss of visibility. For example, when driving …

LEDs are cool

If you use GlasWeld windshield repair products, you know the high quality repairs that our tools produce. A successful windshield repair requires removing all of the air and completely filling the damage with resin, and then completely curing the resin with ultra violet light. These three steps are absolutely essential for a successful repair. Even if all the air has …

GlasWeld Returns as a Platinum Sponsor at Auto Glass Week 2015

GlasWeld celebrates excellence in glass repair as a ten-time platinum sponsor of the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Olympics in honor of Walt Gorman. “We are proud to once again sponsor the Windshield Olympics, which features the highest caliber technicians, utilizing the highest quality tools to display their craft,” says Seth Schuepbach, GlasWeld’s general manager. The annual event draws a global attendee …