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Corning Gorilla Glass Is Making Huge Improvements Automobile Energy Efficiency


Posted by admin on Sep 27, 2017

Just about every business in every industry is looking for a way to become more energy efficient and eco-friendly so that we do not waste important resources.  That is particularly true in the automobile industry as we look for ways to conserve fuel and make less of an environmental impact with our vehicles.  When you …


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Corning Gorilla Glass Partners with Ford for the Ford GT


Posted by admin on Sep 13, 2017

Corning Gorilla Glass is making huge, state-of-the-art changes in the automobile windshield industry with their lightweight, durable glass.  Corning Gorilla Glass is unlike traditional windshield glass.  Corning first began making their glass for the tech industry and it currently used in the majority of smartphones and tablets on the market, as well as some televisions.  …


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Corning Gorilla Glass Revolutionizes the Automotive Windshield Market


Posted by admin on Sep 06, 2017

Corning Gorilla Glass is not new, it has been around in the tech industry for some time, but they have recently brought their technology to the automobile industry.  Whether you knew it or not, Gorilla Glass has been protecting smartphones including iPhones for quite a few years.  What sets Corning Gorilla Glass apart?  Corning provides …


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Corning Gorilla Glass Was Featured at the 2016 Paris Motor Show


Posted by admin on Aug 24, 2017

Corning Gorilla Glass is making headlines around the world because of the way it is revolutionizing automobile glass.  Corning Gorilla Glass has been used for about a decade in technology applications such as smartphones, tablets, and televisions and Corning has worked to use that same technology but adapt it to accommodate the needs of the …


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U.S. House Panel Approves Broad Proposal on Self-driving Cars


Posted by admin on Aug 17, 2017

Manufacturers of self-driving cars just got a big thumbs-up from the U.S. House of Representatives. A House panel approved a measure that bars states from imposing rules on driverless cars and would  allow the deployment of up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting auto safety standards already in place. The full House will take up …


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How States Are Legislating Autonomous Vehicles


Posted by admin on Aug 17, 2017

The world is still a few years off from having autonomous vehicles roaming the streets. However, it is a reality people need to prepare for. As such, many states have begun passing legislation on how these cars can be used once they become more commonplace. Laws are likely going to change and become more detailed …


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How New Cars Are Emphasizing Technology As A Primary Feature


Posted by admin on Aug 14, 2017

Today’s new cars are all about technology and this is especially true of luxury vehicles. Audi just introduced the new 2019 Audi A8, its flagship fourth generation luxury sedan that features a Level 3 automated driving system. With just the touch of a button, the Audi A8 can drive itself when certain conditions are met. …


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Why the Tesla 3 Doesn’t Have a Solar Roof


Posted by admin on Aug 09, 2017

It’s official. The Tesla 3 does not and will not have a solar roof in the foreseeable future. Nor will any other car. Why? Elon Reeve Musk, Tesla’s CEO and product architect, recently explained why at the 2017 National Governors Association meeting in Rhode Island. Solar Panel Problems Responding to a question from Vermont Governor …


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Not All Window Tinting Is the Same, Know These 3 Differences


Posted by admin on Aug 02, 2017

Getting a window tint for your car comes with a lot of benefits. You have an easier time keeping sunlight out of your face when you are trying to drive. You get more privacy, and you can keep the interior of your vehicle at a more manageable temperature. Tinting definitely comes in handy during the …


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What is ADAS Technology and How is it Contributing to Increased Vehicle Repair Costs?


Posted by admin on Jul 26, 2017

According to the Association of British Insurers (ABI), vehicle repair costs have increased by as much as 32% in the last three years. Thatcham—the UK’s version of the U.S.’s Insurance Institute for Highway Safety—released a study that cites increased complexity of vehicle materials, the rising cost of spare parts and advanced technology as possible reasons …


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5 Reasons Why You Should Immediately Replace a Broken Side Mirror


Posted by admin on Jul 19, 2017

Both of the mirrors on the driver’s and passenger’s side allow you to drive safely. You can see what vehicles are near you in either lane, and you should always check your side mirror before merging into another lane. It is an important safety device, and when one of your mirrors breaks, you need to …


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Is Repairing a Chipped Windshield Better Than Replacing It?


Posted by admin on Jul 14, 2017

You’re driving along a busy road when all of a sudden—Whack!—a rock hits your windshield, sending a spider web-like crack through the center of it. With all of your other expenses, the last thing you need is the cost of replacing your windshield. Fortunately, you might not have to replace it. AGD Auto Class & …


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Repair Your Cracked Windshield ASAP


Posted by admin on Jul 06, 2017

Cracks in your windshield can be annoying, but some drivers might be tempted to ignore them, letting the fracture remain in place as long as they can rather than getting windshield repair. Unfortunately, though, a damaged windshield is more than just a nuisance—it can be a serious problem. Here are some of the dangers of …


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How to Avoid Common Chip Damage


Posted by admin on Jun 29, 2017

A crack or chip in your windshield can lead to extensive damage, headaches, major repairs, and more. While a professional auto glass shop can remove the damage to your windshield and make it look as good as new, it’s usually better to avoid creating the problem in the first place. Here’s how to avoid common …


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How to Prevent a Chip From Spreading With Chip Repair


Posted by admin on Jun 23, 2017

Noticing a chip in your windshield is never a good feeling. Even if it’s relatively small right now, glass chips have a nasty tendency to expand into larger cracks or fractures. Here’s how to prevent a chip from spreading with windshield chip repair. Move Quickly First of all, it’s important to get the chip repaired …


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The Future is Now in the Windshield Industry


Posted by admin on Jun 23, 2017

The technology that is emerging with auto glass windshields seems straight out of a Tom Cruise movie. Already many vehicles have heads-up displays that project auto speed, directional information, and temperature. Innovators are promising that within two years, advertising will pop up on your windshield for restaurants when it’s mealtime, or gas stations when your …


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Why Summer Heat Makes Windshield Cracks Expand


Posted by admin on Jun 05, 2017

Intense heat is often insufferable for anyone and the same can be said for the state of a car’s windshield. If the glass has a chip or crack and it’s forced to endure extreme heat for a long summer season, small problems can lead to bigger ones in no time. If a car needs windshield …


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How to Find the Perfect Window Tint


Posted by admin on May 26, 2017

When people are in the market for window tint, it pays to understand a bit more about the different options and the effects of such additions to a vehicle. Cars often look more appealing and modern with tint, and while it does add more privacy and protection than many assume, finding the right tint and …


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Does Your Windshield Need Repair or Replacement?


Posted by admin on May 13, 2017

Determining the best course of action when handling windshield repair doesn’t have to be a burden. In fact, there are different options out there that are easy to accomplish at a low cost. However, it can be more difficult determining whether a windshield should be simply repaired or completely replaced. Here are some things to …


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5 Benefits to Using Auto Glass Tint


Posted by admin on May 02, 2017

While auto glass tint can be great for added privacy and giving a vehicle’s exterior a cosmetic upgrade, there are far more benefits of its use to consider. Here are five simple reasons why tinting a car’s windows can lead to more positive effects than originally believed. 1. Reduction of Glare Hazards while driving can …




Speak up about The Removal of Zero Deductible in ARS 20-284


Posted by admin on Jan 21, 2017

Arizona law currently requires that you have an option to purchase zero deductible auto glass coverage as part of your comprehensive auto insurance policy. A proposed state senate bill would take that option away from you




Features & Benefits of Automotive Window Film


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 11, 2016

There are tons of automotive “extras” that you could add to your vehicle to make it look and feel better to suite your needs.  However, from the list of accessories or add-ons, we believe window tint (film) might be the most widely recognized one. An incredible number of vehicle owners choose to tint their vehicle’s …




Windshield Tint : Don’t Do it Yourself!


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 08, 2016

Everything in life tends to be more tempting when it costs less, however, some things you just shouldn’t even try.  For example, using a Do It Yourself auto tint Kit.. seems like a great idea, but for many ends up in a disaster Installing window film on your vehicle is a phenomenal way to reduce …




Benefits of using an Independent Auto Glass & Tint Shop vs Dealership


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 13, 2016

One of the first considerations when making the choice to tint your windows is deciding whether you should just  take your car back to the dealership or just call a local shop. While dealership upgrades and service centers usually deliver quality product, taking the time to locate a reliable local window tint shop will end …




Driving Safely this Independence Day


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 02, 2016

For many, the Fourth of July equates to the ultimate celebration of summer. A lengthy, hot day of swimming, BBQ’s, and time with family and friends is finalized by fireworks and a late night drive home. However, these particular celebrations also help to make our national holiday just about the most dangerous times during the …




Cool Down your Car this Summer


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 20, 2016

There’s nothing worse than getting into your car on a hot summer day.   The Summer Months are fun when you are outside, but the sun & heat can make driving around not fun.  Your car often feels like an oven inside initially then takes forever to cool down to a comfy temperature. On the bright side, there are …




Windshield Chip Repair


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 05, 2016

You probably know by now that AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. can fix chips and cracks on windshields (ie Windshield Chip Repair). But do you know how we accomplish this small feat of engineering? We talked about what physically makes up a car windshield in an earlier blog and explained that automobile windshields are …




Replacing Your Door Window Regulator


Posted by Jaime Block on May 24, 2016

Believe it or not, a Door Window Regulator is an important part of your vehicle being able to work and function properly.  Are you unable to raise or lower your car’s power windows?  Did you know that the process is done by a motor inside your car door?  If your vehicle has power windows, which …




Bluebird School Bus Windshield Replacement


Posted by Jaime Block on May 15, 2016

Today we are going to take a look at the proper way to perform a School bus Windshield Replacement.  An automobile’s windshield is literally your window to the world. Replacing a windshield should only be performed by skilled technicians such as those employed by AGD. At AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co, We have performed …




In May we Celebrate Motorcycle Awareness Month


Posted by Jaime Block on May 03, 2016

Summer is here in Arizona, which means motorcyclists will be hitting the road for the 2016 riding season. Safety of these riders has become a major concern simply due to the issue that hundreds of Motorcyclists die each year from driving related fatalities due to lack of following the rules by other drivers May is …




Getting Window Tint. Your Options.


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 28, 2016

  So you are thinking about Tinting your car’s windows this summer, but you just don’t understand why there are so many options.  Isn’t Tint all the same? Many don’t know this, but Window Tinting is a much more involved process that one would think.  Keep Reading, you will understand. Window Film, aka Tint is not …




Never use a Regular Body Shop for Auto Glass Replacement


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 21, 2016

(Susan Morris had an “oh chip” in her 2010 Dodge Challenger’s Windshield) Not anymore now that she took it to AGD! (pictured above) Top Quality Auto Glass Repair is an absolute necessity because the windshield plays a crucial role in the framework of your vehicle, protecting you & your passengers from much more than just wind and …




The Company Car (Fleet)


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 14, 2016

I have to admit, I haven’t been the luckiest duck in the pond when it comes to getting really high paying jobs.  However, that changed about a year ago, when I took a risk and applied for a position I did not think I was qualified for.  Wanna know what happened?  Yep, I got hired, …




Cracked Windshield: Do’s and Don’ts


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 06, 2016

If you have ever had a crack in your windshield before, and we bet you have, here are some do’s and don’ts that you will want to consider. If Your Windshield is Definitely Cracked, here are a few things you should DO: Determine the length and width of the crack or chip to determine its size. If …




Auto Glass Repair & Window Tint Tempe


Posted by Jaime Block on Mar 24, 2016

In case you are looking for automotive glass repair for your vehicle or if you are interested in window film for your car or home, AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co has everything you will need and at a price that can match any competitor Affordable and Reliable Auto Glass Repair Regardless of the model …




Sun Damage to Car Paint can be Prevented


Posted by Jaime Block on Mar 18, 2016

Interested in learning more about paint protection for your vehicle? Contact us at AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. agdnow.com




It’s Important NOT to Leave Your Pet in a Hot Car


Posted by Jaime Block on Mar 06, 2016

During even the shortest periods of time, a dog left unattended inside of a car during a hot Arizona day, can lead to nothing but trouble. trouble, not just for yourself, but for the health and well-being of your pet.   At AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co, we make sure our Window Film Clients are …




The Importance of Headlight Restoration


Posted by Jaime Block on Mar 01, 2016

Restoring your Headlights…there’s no one other factor that can and will have a bigger influence on the Physical appearance and safety of your vehicle. AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. now offers additional services. We can provide professional headlight restoration as soon as today, so that you can have new car headlights once again. This …




Make 2016 your Summer to Get Window Tint


Posted by Jaime Block on Feb 21, 2016

Getting oil changes, tune ups and tire rotations are the “known” maintenance that every car owner anticipates and participates in.  Because you spend the time and money on the mechanics of the vehicle, have you ever thought about the aesthetics and interior of the vehicle?   Window Tint, aka, Window Film is automatically thought of as …




Color Change Car Wraps


Posted by Jaime Block on Feb 10, 2016

Breathe innovation into the life of your vehicle with a gorgeous color changing vehicle wrap. With a multitude of different color options to pick from along with your own custom look, your vehicle will truly make you happy. Perhaps you are looking for a complete color changing wrap for your car? With all of our …




Is your Vehicle Ready for the hot summer ahead?


Posted by Jaime Block on Feb 04, 2016

It’s February and spring is just around the corner.  Is your vehicle ready for the heat of the summer?  AGD Auto Glass & Tint knows the benefits of window tint especially, during these hot Arizona summers.  There are many reasons to tint your windows and we may think we know them well enought, however there …




My Auto glass Nightmare: Never Judge a Business by their Offer


Posted by Jaime Block on Jan 29, 2016

Let’s face it, we all make mistakes, especially when it concerns auto repair.  Who knows about car stuff?   Not i, that’s for sure.  So when my windshield cracked to the point of danger, i admit, i panicked.   Since i had no idea what to do, i looked up autoglass repair on google.  I contacted 3 …




Due to change in weather, Is your windshield at risk of cracking soon ??


Posted by Jaime Block on Jan 22, 2016

  You’re driving along and out of nowhere a stone flies up and hits your windshield.  You look hoping there isn’t a chip or crack, but then you see it!  A stone chip or crack!  Arrgh!  Or better yet, OH CHIP!   You might think it is just a chip or small crack but it …




RV Window and Windshield Services


Posted by Jaime Block on Jan 15, 2016

Recreational Vehicle Window and Windshield Replacement Solutions Has the glass on the front window of your RV gotten cracked or chipped? Because even the most minor glass cracks can eventually lead to long term damage and even safety issues, we recommend getting that replaced pronto.  Let AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co take care of …




Common Reasons Your Windshield Cracks


Posted by Jaime Block on Jan 03, 2016

Everyone wants their  vehicle to look amazing when they are out and about. A clean, well-maintained car runs much better than a dirty or broken one. The better your car runs, the less money you will end up spending on repairs in the end. Despite your solid efforts to maintain your vehicle, your car is still susceptible …




How to avoid the Dreaded Arizona DUI on New Years Eve


Posted by Jaime Block on Dec 30, 2015

According to the latest stats from the AZ Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, in 2015 alone, there have already been 25,000 DUI arrests in the state of Arizona Seven Thousand of those arrests were made for extreme DUI’s.  For someone to qualify for an extreme DUI, their BAC must be more than .15 In AZ, it is not …




Windshield Claims


Posted by Jaime Block on Dec 19, 2015

  Windshield claims apply to chipped, cracked or broken vehicle windshields. In order to make sure your auto insurance will pay for the broken glass on your car, you must make sure you have the correct automotive insurance policy coverage. What type of Auto Insurance Coverage Will Pay for my Broken Autoglass? In the event …




Here we go again. What do I buy HIM for Christmas?


Posted by Jaime Block on Dec 11, 2015

It’s that time of year again.  The time for laughing, loving, celebrating and giving. When I was a kid, the holidays were a much less stressful time of year.  I always looked forward to receiving gifts, and never had to worry about the giving part.  But that was back when I was a kid. Just …




Windshield Repair & Replacement Q & A


Posted by Jaime Block on Dec 03, 2015

Getting a chip or crack in your windshield is not one of the most fun or exciting things to happen during your day.  Rest assured, when you choose AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co to do the work,fixing or replacing your windshield is much easier than it was to break it!  Below you will find some …




Seven Tips for Safe Driving during Thanksgiving


Posted by Jaime Block on Nov 25, 2015

Driving during the Holiday Season can get stressful and more difficult for those on the road. Some of the more common acts such as speeding and texting while driving are always just known to be avoided.  Because Safety is such an important factor, AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co has put together a list of …




All About Auto Insurance Coverage in Arizona


Posted by Jaime Block on Nov 17, 2015

Let’s face it.  Not many of us that live in Arizona are originally from this state, and the better half of us are from the Midwest.  With that said, understanding your auto insurance policy is extremely important as the two different regions have totally different options. Drivers in the State of Arizona are aware of …




Why Wrap, and not Paint your Vehicle?


Posted by Jaime Block on Nov 13, 2015

Have you ever wondered, “How will I benefit if I wrap my car vs painting it?” A solid vehicle paint job could cost you up to $10k+ based on the quality and color. While a vehicle wrap costs half of that+ depending on the material as well as degree of the job. When deciding on …




Hey, you Broke my Windshield


Posted by Jaime Block on Nov 04, 2015

That’s me in the picture, after the whole Windshield ordeal.   So here’s the story..  I really wanted to get my car washed a few weeks ago, but didn’t have too much time.  So very perfectly there was a local chain of car washes in the area and on my way to my next appointment. …




All About Halloween


Posted by Jaime Block on Oct 27, 2015

Hollow-cheeked skeletons; warty-nosed witches; werewolves with blood-stained muzzles and vampires with swishing black capes. Halloween wears many disguises, each more terrifying than the last – but why do we dress up on Halloween? Why do we carve pumpkins and accept candy from strangers? Many of the traditions we embrace on this spooky holiday come from …




Approaching Arizona insurance Agencies on Windshield Replacement


Posted by Jaime Block on Oct 22, 2015

Vehicle windshield visibility and condition regulations are established by the US Transportation Department. The law states that, in order for a vehicle to run legally on Arizona’s public roads, the windshield should feature only legal tinting, while the center should be free of damage or any discoloration. The center of the windshield is defined by …




Should I get the windows in my bedroom tinted?


Posted by Jaime Block on Oct 11, 2015

Many modern bedrooms have large, beautiful windows which allow light to come in and are a great asset to your home’s architecture. Your home’s exterior visual appearance is also improved owing to these windows. Undeniably there are certain aesthetic benefits which these residential glass windows claim to their name but at the same time, they …




Cold Weather and Window Film


Posted by Jaime Block on Oct 08, 2015

It is getting that time of year again.  Soon colder weather will move across the area.  Many may wonder if this will have any effect on their window tint.  The simple quick answer is no, as long as it was installed properly.  .  AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. will make your experience a breeze, …




Does Day time Driving make us more vulnerable to Skin Cancer?


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 30, 2015

When you sit and imagine yourself in a position where you are at risk for skin cancer, the first things that come to mind are the pool or the beach, where the sun is hot and you know it. Americans tend to avoid these situations for one specific reason..the exposure to the suns harmful UV Rays. …




This is what could happen, when you put off replacing your Windshield…


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 22, 2015

When I moved out to Arizona from Chicago in 2008, it was pretty much the first time I was on my own.  No help from my parents, my clients, nobody.. just me myself and I.  I learned a ton of new things that very first year on my own, including how to truly be an …




How to Negotiate the Price of a Car


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 17, 2015

When we go look at new cars, we usually have one thing in mind, COST! On the other hand, once you begin to weigh in factors such as financing incentives, your car’s trade-in value, rebates and various costs, the car buying process gets a little confusing – particularly if you are relying on someone who …




Wrap your trunk, hood or roof for $150 September Blowout!!‏


Posted by Jaime Block on Sep 01, 2015

Your vehicle is a gorgeous piece of craftsmanship and plenty of people consider their own vehicle as a unique piece of art. For those of you that are serious auto collectors, or just happen to be a person who takes pride in their vehicle, it is essential to showcase the beauty of the car and …




Great Customer Service is one of the most important aspects of a SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS


Posted by Jaime Block on Aug 24, 2015

As a business owner, you desire your business to prosper and be successful over the long term. To truly help your business and allow for it to grow & become established, it is advisable to consider various aspects of your business structure and objectives. In almost every case, the #1 most important aspect in owning …




Servicing your Fleet Vehicles Easily & Efficiently


Posted by Jaime Block on Aug 20, 2015

AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. is a one stop shop in providing an efficient, dedicated and hassle-free fleet autoglass service for every one of our business customers. Whether you have a small fleet with just a few vehicles, or a large one with hundreds of fleet vehicles, it’s probably time to start partnering with AGD Auto Glass …




% Window Film Shades Explained in plain english


Posted by Jaime Block on Aug 11, 2015

Many people these days are interested in getting window film of some sort, whether it’s a car, a home, or even an office building. For most of us, it’s often hard to be presented with a variety of different types of window tint options because we don’t completely understand what all those percentages mean. It …




How to avoid Windshield repair scams


Posted by Jaime Block on Aug 05, 2015

Has a stranger ever walked up to you at the gas station or carwash telling you forcefully that you have chips/cracks in your front windshield?  You think to yourself, “that’s random, I can’t see any chips or cracks at all. Wouldn’t this be something that I noticed on my own, as I drive my car …




The Top 6 Reasons to Tint the Windows on your Car


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 28, 2015

We see tinted windows all over the roads these days.  Most people have one or two main reason why they make the decision to get the windows on their vehicle tinted.  However, you will find many additional benefits to tint that most owners of vehicles today have not even taken into consideration. These other factors are …




Commercial Window Tinting at it’s Best..


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 20, 2015

Commercial window has become more of a required property investment for building owners and less of just a luxury.   Almost all commercial buildings located in Arizona have some type of window tint on their windows.   There are many benefits that commercial building owners should need to consider, besides just realizing the obvious benefits like glare …




Using insurance to replace your windshield: How the Process Works


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 13, 2015

Automotive Insurance providers usually do not consider windshield damage as a viable claim for the insured, thus don’t end up raisng premiums. This is just incase you happen to get a no deductible windshield replaced. Most automotive insurance providers recommend their customers report windshield damage to their insurance providers ASAP, & many companies use technology …




Adding Racing Stripes to your Vehicle


Posted by Jaime Block on Jul 08, 2015

Racing Stripes, aka Le Mans Stripes, are utilized on cars in races to distinguish an identity for themselves during the course of a race. Believe it or not, this isn’t the only reason why race car drivers apply stripes to their vehicles. Stripes actually benefit the driver by helping to realign a spun out race …




Happy National Sunglasses Day


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 28, 2015

Every year on June 27th, we celebrate the unofficial holiday, “National Sunglasses Day” Just as we use window tint to block the sun’s harmful UV Rays, sunglass do the same thing for your eyes!  There is that cool, mysterious look about someone in a nice pair of sunglasses.  So on June 27 each year we celebrate …




Skin Cancer Prevention and Window Film


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 22, 2015

The most common type of Cancer found in the US is Skin Cancer. About 3.5 million cases of basal & squamous cell skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States every year. On the other hand, Melanoma, a more dangerous type of skin cancer, will make up more than 73,000 cases of skin cancer in 2015.  Those Statistics …




Arizona Gravel Trucks are dropping rocks all over the Roadway!


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 16, 2015

Have you ever stopped and took a second just to notice the roadways while driving through Arizona?  Well, whether or not you have, here’s some information for you.  Every single day, vehicles and trucks drop debris and gravel as they are making their way through the desert to their destination. “Who Cares?” is your initial …




Thermal Stress and your Car’s Windshield


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 10, 2015

Have you ever wondered why your ice cracks when you put it in a glass of water?  Or even worse, why your windshield cracks when you turn on your air conditioner?  Believe it or not it is the same reason, thermal stress! Thermal Stress by definition is; stress in a body or structure due to inequalities of temperature. To …




The Giant Blue SUV


Posted by Jaime Block on Jun 02, 2015

When I was in college, I was not lucky enough to have a car.  Although all of my friends had one, and drove me around, I always felt a lack of personal freedom, not knowing if I will be able to make an appointment or even class on time.  It was a rough 4 years …




Drive Safely this Memorial Day


Posted by Jaime Block on May 25, 2015

What are your plans for this Memorial Day?  If you are one of the many people who will be driving or traveling to your destination via car, AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. wants everyone to have a safe holiday. Below you will find important road trip safety tips you and your family should follow …




Window Tint Keeps the Sun out of my Eyes..


Posted by Jaime Block on May 19, 2015

Window Film’s main purpose is not just to make your vehicle look cool, it serves many more purposes.  I have light colored blue eyes that are very sensitive to light. Having window tint for me has been a life saver!  I wear sunglasses all the time and even hats, but there are times where that just …




Summer is Here, it’s Time to get your Vehicle’s Windows Tinted


Posted by Jaime Block on May 11, 2015

Tinting your car windows not only makes it look HOT, but there are a multitude of benefits that have nothing to do with the appearance of your car. Window tinting services are not just for expensive limos, or other cars many of us can’t afford, but window film can be applied to any type of car, …




Chalk it up to just the fact that it’s a really bad day!


Posted by Jaime Block on May 05, 2015

Have you ever had one of those “really bad days”?  It always seems to happen like this… You wake up in the morning and you spill your coffee but then it gets worse.  The initial thing that happens actually can trigger your mind in a negative way to the point that bad things will continue …




Commercial Window Tint. A Great Idea for any Business.


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 27, 2015

Commercial window tinting has over the years become much more of a required investment for owners of buildings rather than just a luxury item. . Almost all commercial buildings today located in Arizona or other states that are hot and sunny have window film on their windows. The most common benefits of tinting your office …




6 Benefits of Tinted Car Windows


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 20, 2015

Window Film is usually installed for 1 or more reasons, depending on the personal preferences & needs of the owner. However, there are many additional features and benefits of a good tint job. Tint is an all-round good idea, no matter which way you look at it. Below you will find a list of the …




How Do I get My Broken Windshield payed for by my insurance Company?


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 13, 2015

The U.S. Department of Transportation set federal regulations which outline minimum requirements for windshield visibility and conditions. Each state is required to enforce these requirements. These federal regulations state that, aside from legal tinting, the center of the windshield should be “free of discoloration or damage” This center area is defined as the space above the steering wheel, …




Window tint cools you down by protecting your car from the heat


Posted by Jaime Block on Apr 06, 2015

Are you tired of the hot sun beating down onto your vehicle windows, as well as making the interior almost too hot to bear? It may be time for you to get your windows tinted. Tint on your windows reflects the sun to a certain extent, and keeps the heat away from your car. This …




How do I know if my windshield needs repair or replacement?


Posted by Jaime Block on Mar 30, 2015

As a driver who gets behind the wheel everyday, you are likely to encounter a situation in which a rock flies up and cracks your windshield. If it hasn’t happened to you yet, the more important this article is for you to read.. Whether you are simply driving in your car minding your own business, …




Dangers of Driving with a broken windshield


Posted by Chris Fill on Mar 22, 2015

Everybody, at one point in time has encountered the frustration of the windshield on our automobile becoming damaged. Whether it was a tree branch that fell, or a rock that flew into your windshield while driving, or less likely, if you were to park too closely to a driving range, a broken or cracked windshield …




Advantages of Window Film ( Tint )


Posted by Chris Fill on Mar 14, 2015

There are numerous reasons to tint the windows of your house, Commercial Building, car, truck, or SUV. Looks, comfort, UV protection, safety, privacy, as well as energy savings are the main reasons individuals decide to purchase window film for their vehicle. The experts at AGD Auto Glass & Tint Co. make it possible to find …


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Does the Color of your car define your Personality?


Posted by Chris Fill on Mar 09, 2015

Experts have long believed that color may have an influence on the way we feel and how others perceive us. Interior designers select paint & accessory colors in an effort to stimulate certain feelings, while artists often select a particular palette in order to provoke reactions from viewers. Color psychology suggests that various shades may …


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Tips to Help You with Windshield Repair and Replacement


Posted by Chris Fill on Mar 05, 2015

When you’ve gotten a chip or break in your automobile windshield, you are probably aware of the importance of getting it taken care of as soon as possible. The longer you wait, the worse the crack will become, and soon you can go from needing a simple rock chip or crack repair to needing a …


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Importance of Side View Mirror Repair


Posted by Chris Fill on Mar 01, 2015

While side mirrors may be small in size, they play a big role in safety when driving a vehicle. Side mirrors not only enhance the appearance of your car but they allow you to see what is happening around your vehicle. They provide an extra set of eyes and help us see in our “blind …


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Windshield Repair


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 25, 2015

Everyone has experienced a rock or flying debris hitting their windshield at one time or another. You see that little (or sometimes…not so little) chip appear in the windshield and you wonder if you should be concerned. Is it just a little chip that will not really affect anything, or, are you putting yourself and …


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Commercial Window Tint Benefits


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 25, 2015

If you have ever had the experience of trying to shop in a store that has the sun shining in, and you are sweltering, you know how unpleasant that experience can be. You just want to get out of there and find a more enjoyable shopping experience. Or, if you have ever worked in an …


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Choosing the Right Architectural Window Tinting for Your Residence


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 20, 2015

If your home has large, beautiful windows, you know that beautiful views, sunsets and sunrises are par for the course. You also know that certain times of the day can leave you blinded by the light and wondering if you should invest in curtains. Heat and light allowed to stream into a home without restraint …


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The Importance of RV Window Tint


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 05, 2015

An RV is a vehicle that lets you explore the open road in luxury and comfort. There are many reasons to tint the windows of your RV. Bright sunlight and its harsh ultraviolet rays can damage the interior of the vehicle as well as any possessions inside the vehicle. Upholstery and colored textiles inside the …


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Increase Your Safety with Windshield Repair or Replacement


Posted by Chris Fill on Jan 12, 2015

We have all experienced the frustration of our windshield becoming damaged. Whether we have had a rock hit our windshield when driving, or a tree branch fall on our windshield, a golf ball hit our windshield when parked too closely to the driving range, or damage to our windshield from a car accident; a damaged …


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How Window Tinting Protects Your Car From the Heat


Posted by Chris Fill on Dec 05, 2014

Are you tired of the hot sun beating down on your car windows, and making the interior almost too hot to bear? It may be time for you to get your windows tinted. Window tinting can reflect the sun, to a certain degree, and keep some of that heat out of your car. This will …


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Commercial Window Tint Benefits


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 25, 2014

You have probably heard of window tint but may not know all of its uses and benefits. There are many benefits to high quality commercial building window tinting. Commercial window tinting film offers the option for complete personalization based on your building and business needs. The first benefit of commercial building window tinting is that …


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Automobile Window Tinting Options for Every Budget


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 10, 2014

When it comes to auto window tinting, there’s much to be said for the benefits to your family and your vehicle by having it done. Available in basic format for nearly 50 years now, window tinting products have been protecting automobiles and their occupants from the harmful rays of the sun for generations. If you’re …


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Top Reasons to Tint Your Car Windows


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 02, 2014

If you own a car or truck, you know upgrades and add-ons cost a lot of money. As with most major purchases, if you want something extra, unique or high-quality, you definitely have to pay for it. Fortunately, did you know there is a relatively inexpensive feature you can add to your vehicle that adds …


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Windshield Repair Vs. Replacement


Posted by Chris Fill on Feb 01, 2014

As a car owner you are likely to experience a rock chip or crack in your windshield at some point in the life of your vehicle. Whether you are simply driving down the road and a rock flips up and hits your windshield or you are involved in a major car accident, knowing some basic …


 
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