1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Is Auto Glass Insurance Worth It?

    If you’re wondering whether to spring for a new insurance, be sure to always do the math. At West Texas Windshields, we frequently get questions about insurance, to which we direct customers to check into their coverage options and critically think about the cost savings it could gain them. Calculating Your Insurance See What You Already Have Before you ever opt into a new insurance policy, be a…Read More

  8. The Future of Auto Glass

      In our previous blog, we mentioned the past, present, and future of auto glass; that really got us thinking about the future of the auto glass industry, and what that could look like for the consumers of the future. With radical advances being made everyday in the automotive technology industry, it is interesting to imagine the potential future replacements for the windshields and auto glas…Read More

  9. What Makes Windshields Different From Other Glass?

    The windows in your car, especially the windshield, protects your vehicle’s interior and passengers in a number of interesting ways, making it one of the more thoroughly tested and invested in safety features in the entire vehicle. Compared to traditional glass, today’s auto safety glass offers a large number of safety and injury prevention measures; just what are these measures, and how neces…Read More

  10. Worry Not, Mobile Windshield Glass Repair Is Here

    There are some things that just can’t wait for life to calm down to be dealt with. Plain and simple, things happen in life that require immediate, professional attention. Anyone that has ever needed a plumber on a school night knows exactly what we mean: some things just can’t wait for the right moment to deal with. The best time to get a crack in your windshield is, well, never. Windshields g…Read More