Monthly Archives: August 2013

Your home will be more energy efficient with new windows.

Heat loss is a costly domestic issue. Damaged, decayed or ill-fitting windows can lead to hundreds of dollars in extra utility costs each year. These expenses are a big problem for many households, especially those that have been hurt by the ongoing economic downturn in the United States.

Don't wash your car in direct sunlight - the cleaning solution might dry too unevenly.

Proud car owners know that routine window washings are the only way to certify that their rides continue to look great, even as the summer is winding down. While this season is the perfect time to bust out the sponge, hose and bucket, the truth is that there is hardly ever a bad time to wash your car – except maybe during a blizzard.

Replacing your windows can help keep your home warmer in winter while still lowering your utility bills.

In the Rocky Mountains, the cold winters are a force to contend with. Around here, just about everyone knows how to drive in the snow and has become accustomed to shoveling their front steps on a lot of January mornings.

Few people know that there is a professional organization for auto glass.

There are professional organizations and conventions for just about every sector of the economy these days, and auto glass is no exception.

Tempered glass is designed to break into many pieces that won't hurt you.

It’s common knowledge that a driver should take steps to have a broken windshield fixed as soon as possible, but you’ll find that the kind of glass used on your car is very different from the kind that can be found in the windows of your home or in other ordinary household items.

Keep clear tape in your glove box to seal a crack.

Maybe you were cruising down the highway, listening to a really great driving song when all of a sudden, the car in front of you hit a patch of gravel and a rock flew into your window.