Category Archives: Tips

Freezing conditions. What it can do to your windshield?

Freezing conditions. What it can do to your windshield? Windshields are created to endure a lot. When frigid weather hits an area, windshields -- like other glass products -- are cold-stressed and more easily damaged. Why Cracks Seem to Appear from Nowhere Sometimes, windshields will appear to crack due to the freezing temperatures alone, surprising the…
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Prepare for Winter – Checklist for Drivers

CHICAGO, IL – As we enter what many consider to be the worst months of winter, drivers still have a long season ahead of them with dangerous road conditions, and it’s important to be prepared. Glass America has compiled their annual tip list on how to get your vehicle ready for winter driving. Checklist for…
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Summer Driving Tips

Summer is almost here, and we all know what that means - road trips! Whether you're going on a trip to the beach, to grandma's house, or just taking your kids to soccer camp, there are some steps you should take to make sure you and your family are safe while on your travels. Check…
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Spring Driving Tips From Glass America

With record-high temperatures across the country, spring has arrived much sooner than expected.  To make sure their vehicles are prepared for the warmer weather, drivers should follow these tips: Get the chips and cracks in the windshield repaired immediately.  With fluctuating temperatures straining windshields, a tiny chip could turn into a major problem very quickly. …
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