Start A Glass Repair Business

Are you looking for a new, independent career opportunity? The Mobile Technician business is fairly easy to start and can be very profitable. Why GlasWeld? GlasWeld has been a leading supplier of mobile technician equipment and supplies, supported by industry leading training and customer support for over 30 years. We understand the business and provide the tools to assist our …

Why Is a Strong Vacuum Important?

Why is a strong vacuum important? Any quality windshield repair starts with pulling a strong vacuum. Why is that so important? Well, most if not all repairs trap air and moisture. If resin is injected into the repair before removing all of the air and moisture three things may happen. 1. Air bubbles may get trapped in corners, legs or …

Keeping Pace With the Fire Resistant Glass Market

A senior market research consultant at Eastman Chemical Company posted this release yesterday via LinkedIn: The fire resistant glass market is projected to grow at a CAGR of around 11.0% between 2014 and 2019 and is estimated to generate the global market size of around $6.0 billion by 2019. The building & construction is the largest application of fire resistant …

A Brief History of Windshields

Did you know that the concept for glass windshields originated right around 1904? We found an article which nicely outlines the history of windshields. Here it is, in part, under the title A Clear View: History of Automotive Safety Glass: Early cars were little more than motorized buckboards but it didn’t take long for drivers to determine they’d like a …

GlasWeld’s Windshield Repair Resin

GlasWeld’s Gfusion Windshield Repair Resin Did you know? GlasWeld invented tinted windshield repair resins.  Powerful: Superior bonding means better-looking repairs Diversified: A variety of tints and viscosities for every kind of damage GlasWeld’s research and development department has created the industry’s most advanced resins so you can perform the best possible repairs. Gfusion resins are: Scientifically formulated to ensure clarity, …

GlasWeld Provides Glass Scratch Repair Solutions

What happens when one of the nation’s most exclusive resort properties has scratched glass blocking spectacular views? When a high-end Las Vegas storefront has unsightly display window damage just days before opening? When an oceanfront condominium high rise has scratches in nearly every window? Well, they all choose the fastest Glass Scratch Repair solution that delivers results they can trust: …

GlasWeld Featured in AGRR

We wanted to take a moment to give a shout out to our very own Brad Plumb who was featured in the December 2014 AGRR magazine. Thank you Brad for representing GlasWeld so well! The article, titled  Scratch Removal Brings High Return on Investment, ran on pages 17-18. Here is a screenshot:

Headlight Restoration: DIY or go Pro

You’ve seen them. In fact you probably see them every day: Headlights with an aged, cloudy, foggy or hazy look are becoming increasingly common, as the average age of all cars on the road continues to rise. Most modern vehicles use plastic lenses that are prone to discoloration. The danger here is that, more than a simple cosmetic issue, clouded, …

How to Start a Windshield Repair Business (According to the Houston Chronicle)

While researching different sources to try to convey to our readers that a Windshield Repair Business is a worthwhile, lucrative endeavor, we came across this gem from the Houston Chronicle. We thought it had such nice tips that we decided to quote most of the article here for your reading enjoyment. Happy reading! A broken windshield business can be a …