1. How Much is Your Time Worth?

    When you’re considering routine maintenance, whether that means a haircut, windshield repair, or just about anything in between, you likely have two main priorities: The commitment of your time and money. Today, we’ll combine the two to help you assess just how much your time itself is worth when it comes to these types of maintenance items. Optimizing Appointment Times Keeps Life Going If you…Read More

  2. Keep the Fleet Running

    If you manage a fleet of full-size trucks, an LTL fleet, or lease out trucks or contracts to drivers, it is wise to save yourself, them, and your freight shipping clients some precious time by scheduling auto glass repair that can come to you, rather than requiring the truck to stop unwarranted. Planning Mobile Auto Glass Repairs for Trucks There are a number of methods to consider when you’re p…Read More

  3. Oil Field Vehicle Windshield Chip Repair

    When you work in the oil and gas industry, every second of the workday can make a tremendous difference on the profits and proceeds. Whether you’re the owner of the entire operation, managing its oversight, or even just driving one of the many trucks and other heavy equipment needed to keep the operation going, you may be left with decision of what to do with a chipped windshield or piece of aut…Read More

  4. How to Find Trustworthy Mechanics Anywhere

    Whether you’re looking at a major car repair or not, finding a trustworthy and reliable mechanic is a great idea and can save you huge amounts on unneeded car repairs. While every mechanic will likely have occasional suggestions that can cost you money, finding a trustworthy mechanic that is worth listening to can make your life so much easier. Traits of a Great Mechanic While you may have heard…Read More

  5. 5 Affordable Car Repairs That Add Value

    The thought of repairing your vehicle is enough to send just about anyone into a fit of financial panic. It’s no surprise to many of us that car repairs seem to pop up at the worst possible times, often costing us just short of an arm and a leg to remedy. There are, however, a few car repairs that can help to preserve or increase the value of your vehicle to a new owner. Always Repair These Befo…Read More

  6. Get More Money from Vehicle Trade-Ins

    If you’re looking to trade in your car or truck to get an upgrade, get out from debt, or even just get rid of an old car, then you’re likely a little anxious about the offer you’ll get when you drive your old car onto the lot of your local car dealership. Today, we’ll tell you a few tips and tricks for maximizing your trade-in. Major Issues If you have a major issue with the car, know that…Read More

  7. Avoid Auto Glass Repair/Replacement Fraud

    Nobody wants to imagine they have been or could be a victim of fraud; worse still, it seems even more violating to have been taken advantage of and never even been aware. Unfortunately, this happens quite often in the world of auto glass repair, simply because of how easy it is for dishonest repair shops to scam insurance companies out of extra claim funds. How Auto Glass Repair Insurance Fraud Im…Read More

  8. Heavy Equipment Auto Glass Repair

    When we think of auto glass repair, it almost always boils down to cars, small trucks, and maybe even something like a semi-truck. However, at West Texas Windshields, we extend our services far beyond the bulk of vehicles on the road to reach specialty vehicles, such as RVs, tractors, and even heavy construction equipment. The Importance of Heavy Equipment Auto Glass Repair For many large vehicles…Read More

  9. When DIY Auto Glass Repair Goes Wrong

    In our previous blog, we discussed why DIY auto glass repair is typically not worth the time and effort, especially in light of the risk that it just won’t work. If you happened to fall victim to the aggressive marketing tactics that DIY chip repair kits use to sell you on an underdeveloped product and are now wondering what to do about your windshield, here is what we suggest: Next Steps for a …Read More

  10. Reviewing DIY Auto Glass Repair

    West Texas Windshields is proud to provide auto glass repair to San Angelo residents, as well as most of Western Texas, in the form of our mobile windshield repair. Often times we hear the same thing from vehicle owners: “I planned on doing it myself, but didn’t have the time,” to which we emphatically respond with saying that we are glad they didn’t attempt to do so. The Unfortunate Reali…Read More