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What is Aquapel

What is Aquapel?

Here in Alaska, there are two things you can always count on. The weather is going to be temperamental and at some point you’re going to have to drive in it. In winter it’s going to be snowy and icy and the darkness isn’t going to help. In the summer you’re never surprised if it’s…

windshield replacement time

How Long Does A Windshield Replacement Take?

If the windshield on your car needs to be replaced, the odds are that it came about in an unexpected way. It could be from a rock off of a semi, an animal crossing the road, or a myriad of other things but it definitely wasn’t planned. Naturally, you’ll want to get it fixed as…

Winter RV windshield repairs

Beat The Rush With Winter RV Repairs

Having a RV gives you access to a wonderful amount of adventure during the summer without giving up little luxuries like a bathroom or a bed. Owning one can be a game changer in the summer but they are rarely used during the winter. The yearly pattern of winterize, wait, and then get ready for…

Insurance covered windshield

Does Insurance Cover Windshields?

Driving around Alaska, it’s hard to even count the number of cars that have cracked or chipped windshields. It almost becomes such a norm that you stop recognizing it. Like living near a railroad track where the sound slowly fades into your subconscious the longer you live there. However, it doesn’t have to be this…

What is Auto Glass Made of?

Auto Glass Explained Windshields and vehicle windows protect us from so many outdoor elements. What exactly is auto glass made of? There are two main types of auto glass: tempered glass and laminated safety glass. Tempered glass, which typically is used on the rear and side windows, goes through a special process where it is heated and…

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Windshield Repair or Windshield Replacement?

Be Prepared for a Windshield Repair or Windshield Replacement We recommend getting a chip repaired as soon as possible! You can have a chip repaired at a fraction of the cost of a new windshield. A new windshield can cost from $250 up to $600 depending on the year, make, and model. Most all chips can…

Why You Should Fix the Chip on Your Windshield

Windshield Chips That chip in your windshield may have been caused by a small stone, but it could spell big trouble if you don’t have it repaired quickly. Stone chips and glass repair are part of life as a vehicle owner. Windshields get chipped and cracked all the time, and although they’re often inopportune, they…