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!
Secrets behind affordable or FREE windshield services in Pittsburgh.
When driving any motor vehicle, you need to be aware of your surroundings. You should also be able to clearly see what’s going on. Any obstruction to your windshield could cause fatal results. As a driver, you should take every precaution necessary to ensure the safety of you, your passengers, pedestrians and any others vehicles with whom you share the road. While some accidents aren’t preventable, an accident caused by a neglected scratch or crack on your windshield could have been avoided. However, many drivers avoid taking immediate action to eliminate chips, scratches, or cracks in their windshield due to the cost of fixing it. But, did you know that some windshield repairs can be resolved for at a very low cost or in some cases, FREE! Pittsburgh’s windshield replacement and service center Three Rivers Auto Glass has good news for drivers. So, let’s get down to it!
Are you a victim of car burglary or vandalism? What do you do? Who do you call?
Being a victim of any sort of theft or burglary is a very unsettling and confusing. Maybe you left your windows down. Maybe you did everything right, yet you still couldn’t deter a burglar from doing harm. No matter what the scenario, theft and vandalism is a crime and should always be reported to the police and your insurance company. This month, the auto-glass service and window-repair experts at Three Rivers Auto Glass is sharing a few tips on preventing theft and what you should do if you’ve been an unfortunate victim.
Repairing your windshield in Pittsburgh before another winter.
Is there a whistling sound in your car? Drops of water on your dashboard? Could it be a ghost? Likely, no! And, while we aren’t ghost hunters, we are experts in auto glass and our guess is: A leaking windshield! This month, Pittsburgh’s trusted auto-glass repair shop, Three Rivers Auto Glass, is sharing some reasons on why you should consider fixing your leaking windshield, today.
A versatile product for your car, home or business
If you are searching for ways to cut down on your utility bill or interested in adding a layer of privacy to your car, home or office, applying window tint film is an affordable way to improve any interior space. Not only will window tint cut down on the distracting glare of the sun, it also reduces the amount of heat energy that penetrates a window. And while window tint promotes privacy, it allows for plenty of visibility. There are several types of tint film to choose from, so be sure to do your research before committing. This month, the auto-glass experts at Three Rivers Auto are comparing the choices available to consumers.
Many people think that tinted windows on cars, trucks, and SUVs look cool. But did you know that window tinting also helps you stay cool?
We’re not talking about your reputation here. We’re talking about temperature. And temperature regulation is just one of the numerous benefits of having tinted windows, as discussed below.
Whether you’ve recently had paint protection film applied to your car, or are considering having it done, you’re probably wondering what aftercare involves. How should you clean or wash your car? Is there anything special you need to do to protect the film? How can you get the most out of the wise investment you’ve made?
We know you have a lot of questions. But, don’t worry, we’ve got the answers! Three Rivers Auto Glass has been providing premier services in and around Pittsburgh for more than 40 years, and we’re experts at paint protection Pittsburgh. Below, you’ll find some helpful tips.
At Three Rivers Auto Glass, your safety is our top priority. When you call us for windshield repair, windshield replacement, or other auto glass services, you can trust that we’ll perform high-quality work that not only meets, but exceeds, industry standards for safety, as discussed below.
Oh no! One of your vehicle’s side windows shattered! What are you supposed to do now?!?
If you’re like most people these days, you probably don’t have a lot of time and money to spare. So, you may be tempted to put off getting your window replaced until you do—and you may decide to employ some type of “quick fix,” such as covering it with plastic, in the meantime.
If you are tempted to do so, please don’t! Covering your window with plastic is not a “quick fix” and will only lead to more problems. Continue reading
When your windshield glass is damaged or cracked a common question you may have is “Can I recycle my windshield?” Yes, you can! Windshield glass is highly durable and able to be transformed into a variety of objects once it is recycled and cleaned. In recent years, over 4 million windshields have neem recycled and repurposed instead of being placed in landfills. After your Pittsburgh windshield replacement, you may want to recycle your windshield too!