Great List of Do’s and Don’ts From Cars.com

Our Glass Geeks sometimes stay up all night for nights on end scouring the interwebs and the Googles in a diligent search for articles of interest for our techs, distributors and consumers. We recently found this great list of bullet points from cars.com titled “Car Disasters: Cracked Windshield”… Here is an edited quote of tips for your next cracked, chipped …

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From Entrepreneur Magazine: Great Idea! Start a Glass Repair Business

We recently found this great blurb from Entrepreneur Magazine regarding Windshield Repair, Glass Scratch Removal, Headlight Restoration and Glass Repair in general as a business: What are the benefits of starting a mobile windshield chip repair service? • Low initial investment and minimal monthly business operating overheads. • Homebased business opportunity, flexible business hours, and no inventory to stock or store. …

When Insurance Helps Offset the Cost of Your Windshield Repair Kit

The kind folks over at dmv.org have provided a nice breakdown under the title “How to Cover Windshield Repair Through Car Insurance” with a focus on these headings: Understand Glass Coverage Consider Your Deductible Submit Your Claim Get The Damage Fixed Protect Yourself Against Windshield Repair Fraud This is a nice bit of information to have handy if customers need …

Windshield Repair Tools: The Dangers of Driving with a Damaged Windshield

Don’t you just hate it when a piece of flying gravel comes out of no where and lands directly on your windshield? It’s what you do after it happens that’s really important. They’re more than just a nuisance they can be dangerous. Cracked windshields happen as a result of many different things and often, as a result of situations beyond …

Glass Scratch Removal: Saving an Expensive Glass Door

The possibilities are endless when it comes to glass scratch removal— even damaged glass doors can be restored. Check out our latest project… PROBLEM: Unsightly glass damage caused by orbital sander. A local painting contractor accidentally damaged a customer’s residential glass door. The glass was accidentally bumped with a random orbital sander leaving a noticeable blemish. Since the door was …

Automotive Side Window Repair FAQs

Laminated side glass gives you more opportunity to repair breaks. For several decades, tempered glass has been used for side windows on vehicles. As glass technology advances, many automakers are now switching to laminated glass making side window repair possible. How is laminated side glass different from the glass in a windshield? Laminated side glass is thinner than windshield glass. …

Glass Scratch Removal FAQs

Gforce Glass Scratch Removal Frequently Asked Questions  Here are answers to some of the questions we are often asked about the Gforce system: Why is Gforce a wet sanding system instead of dry? A wet system allows for the smoothest possible sanding and the best results. The water also helps to keep the glass cool, thus allowing you to continue …

Windshield Repair Tips

Frequently Asked Questions on Windshield Repair You’ve got questions and we’ve got answers! Here are some of the more common questions we get from glass repair technicians. What can I do to make my seals last longer? Make sure you clean your seals at the end of your day and disassemble your injector (remove the piston from the body). Clean …

GlasWeld Customer Takes Top Honors at Auto Glass Repair Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brad Plumb, brad@glasweld.com, 541-388-1156 ext. 110 GlasWeld customer takes top honors at national and international auto glass repair competition Braulio López from Repair & Go, Espana S.L., in Lugo, Spain wins Gold at Windshield Repair Olympics at the Auto Glass Week Convention in Tampa, Florida. 23 September 2013 – Bend, OR GlasWeld, a complete solutions provider …