Car Paint Protection for Winter

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

The Effects of Air Temperature on Your Windshield

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

Do Car Dealerships Replace Windshields?

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

Car Safety Tips from Three Rivers Auto Glass

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.

At Three Rivers Auto Glass, your safety is our priority, so we have put together a list of car safety tips to help you remain safe out on the road. Continue reading

How to Detect Quality Auto Glass

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

Winter Windshield Maintenance Tips

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.

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Is My Windshield Covered by Insurance?

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

Winter Car Care & Driving Safety Tips

Getting around this Pittsburgh winter.

To our friends and neighbors in Cranberry and the other surrounding Pittsburgh neighborhoods, to say winter is upon us would be an understatement!  Temperatures blanketing the entire region are already in the teens! And, if you want to get technical here, it’s not officially winter yet!

With freezing temperatures, any precipitation we receive comes in the form of snow or ice. Even the slightest bit of standing water on the roads can create icy conditions. But drivers need not panic! This week, Three Rivers Auto Glass, the auto glass and windshield experts in Cranberry, are spreading cheer by giving out their winter car care and driving safety tips just in time for the holiday stretch!

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