With the cool fall season in full swing, the winter weather is not far behind. This is a great time to begin preparing your car to survive the ice, slush, and road salt of winter. While road salt helps to make it safer to travel on the roads during icy and snowy conditions, the road salt also wreaks havoc on your car’s paint, making paint protection crucial for a Pittsburgh winter. Continue reading
Sudden temperature changes can wreak havoc on your windshield. Your windshield will expand and contracts as the temperature changes. If hot air heats your windshield, it causes the glass to expand, which can lead to cracks.
If the windshield comes into contact with cold air, it can cause the glass to contract. If this cold glass is suddenly exposed to heat, it can cause the glass to crack. Continue reading
If your windshield has been damaged, especially on your new car, you may be wondering if you can take your vehicle back to the dealership to have the windshield repaired. In most cases, your dealership can repair or replace your damaged windshield, but there is no advantage to having the work completed by the dealership vs. an auto glass specialist in Pittsburgh. Continue reading
For many people, driving has become second nature causing our attention to safe driving practices to fall to the wayside. Even if you have a safe driving record and have never been in an accident, you should still take safety precautions when driving that can save your life and the life of your passengers if a collision occurs.
A scratched windshield can be a nuisance to look through when driving as well as a safety hazard. Trying to look through the scratch marks can be frustrating and can make safely driving the roadways a difficult or impossible task, making you a danger to your passengers and other drivers.
Shopping for quality windshield repair in Cranberry, PA.
If you are an automobile owner with a shattered windshield or side window, you already know the glass will need to be replaced, but how much do you know about the glass that will be used to replace it? Unless you are in the business of auto glass or you have an affinity for cars and trucks, you are probably like the millions of other automobile owners who have little to no knowledge about what makes auto glass quality, or not. Continue reading
Pittsburgh auto glass professionals share expert advice.
We may have turned the page on February, but it’s not uncommon to see snowfall in March. After all, spring hasn’t sprung just yet! The Pittsburgh auto glass experts at Three Rivers Auto Glass hopes your windshield makes it through the winter unscathed. But until the winter bids its final farewell, we have a few tips to get you through the last few bouts with snow.
Pittsburgh paint protection at your service!
Remember the time you sat on the hood of your parent’s car, only to hear Dad yell out from the garage, “Get off the hood of your Mother’s car before you scratch it”! While at the time you probably thought he was overreacting, now a car owner yourself, you realize what all the fuss was about. Your car’s windshield may be very resistant to chipping and scratching, but it doesn’t take much to scratch a car’s paint. Continue reading
Replacing your cracked windshield in Pittsburgh.
Cracked windshields are dangerous. And while it may not have cracked because of something you did, it is your responsibility to get it repaired or replaced. Many car and truck owners wait until the bitter end to correct a cracked windshield due to the cost, but the windshield experts at Three Rivers Auto Glass are explaining how Comprehensive insurance may help cover some of the replacement cost. Continue reading