Posted on 11/7/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Winter is coming. And that means it's time to perform some routine maintenance on your windshield that will help you battle the often cold, wet and windy winter months.
The auto glass specialists at Only 1 Auto Glass want to make sure your windshield is in tip-top shape. For more information on proper windshield maintenance, or to repair any chips or cracks, call us at (651) 789 -1111.
Posted on 10/17/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
No one wants to get a crack on their windshield. However, it is something that happens frequently. While you can't avoid all windshield cracks, there are a few things you can do to help minimize the likelihood of a crack developing in your windshield. Here are a few of those tips.
Posted on 10/10/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
When a rock flies up and hits your windshield, there are different types of damage that can be done. Knowing what type of crack or chip you are working with can help you best describe the damage to a repair professional. This can help you and them determine if it is damage that can be repaired and, if so, how much it will cost. Here are the different types of damage that can occur to a windshield.
Posted on 9/26/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If you have a crack or chip in your windshield, you will want to get it repaired quickly. This can preserve the integrity of the windshield and prevent further damage. However, upon seeing the repair, you may be a bit concerned. Most of the time, you can still see the crack, chip or star where the windshield was damaged. This may leave you wondering why you needed a repair when the damage is still visible. Here are a few frequently asked questions you may have about this topic.
Posted on 9/5/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Envision this. You are driving down the road when a large rock smashes right into your windshield. When this occurs, you will likely need to have your windshield replaced. However, as you look to get it done, you may notice some repair shops state that they will waive your insurance deductible if you use them. This may leave you wondering what this means and if it is beneficial to you. Here is some information you need to know.
Posted on 8/8/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
If you have a crack in your windshield, you may have many questions about it. Do you really need to get it repaired and are there different ways of repairing it. Getting answers to the questions you have will help you to better understand how to proceed. Here is what you need to know if you have a windshield crack.
Posted on 7/4/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Tinted auto glass requires special maintenance and repair. When tinted, windows will have a thin film across them. If damaged, this film can begin to pull away or become opaque. To keep your tint looking bright and new, you will need to maintain it properly.
Posted on 5/16/2016 4:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Most people have had to replace their car’s windshield at some point in time. You may have had an experience of having to replace a side window as well, but much less common is damage to the rear window. Road debris can’t typically strike your rear window while driving and cause the same type of damage as what can happen to your front windshield. However, the rear window is an integral part of the car’s design and is expected to maintain its purpose when you’re driving down the road.
Posted on 1/18/2016 6:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
Windshields and windows can be a confusing part of car maintenance. After all, it's one area of the vehicle that even DIY car owners often can't fix on their own. Here are a few of the most common misunderstandings regarding windshields and window glass in general.
Posted on 4/21/2014 10:00 AM By Only 1 Auto Glass
St. Paul, MN is a beautiful area of Minnesota. Driving through town on the longed for spring days is right at hand. Now that the snow has melted, it is a perfect time to make sure that your vehicle is ready for the driving that summer is sure to bring. Something to make sure to not overlook is your windshield. You want a crystal clear windshield that is structurally safe and free from damage.