The Tech Behind Your Windshield: How ADAS Systems Work

Modern vehicles are more than just modes of transportation—they’re equipped with advanced technologies designed to enhance safety and convenience. One such innovation is the Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) integrated into your windshield. Let’s delve into how these systems work and why proper professional windshield calibration is essential for their functionality. Understanding ADAS Systems ADAS…

How Window Tint Enhances Your Car’s Privacy and Security
How Window Tint Enhances Your Car’s Privacy and Security

In the realm of car customization, window tint stands out as a practical and stylish upgrade. Beyond just giving your vehicle a sleek appearance, tinted windows offer tangible benefits for both privacy and security. Let’s delve into how this simple enhancement can make a significant difference. Privacy Protection Privacy is a prized commodity, especially when…

The Art and Science of Choosing the Right Window Tint Shade

Window tint not only adds privacy, it adds a unique personal touch and transforms the look of your vehicle. Choosing the right shade can significantly enhance the aesthetics and functionality of your vehicle, home, or commercial space. However, with so many options to choose from, deciding which shade is best for your car may be…

The Dangers of Driving with Damaged Side Windows and the Solutions

Vehicle windows are more than a way to look around while driving or let air into your car when it’s nice outside – they contribute to the structural safety of your vehicle. When you have damaged side windows are damaged, it compromises the structural integrity of your car, decreasing your car’s safety for you, your…

Reduce Glare While Driving with Window Tint

We’ve all been there – squinting and trying to see clearly while driving but struggling to do so because the glare from the sun is just too intense. At certain times of the day, or when driving directly towards the sun, it can be impossible to see clearly while driving. And that is not only…

3 Signs You Need Headlight Restoration Services

Have you noticed that your car’s headlights are not shining as brightly as they used to? Are you finding it difficult to see the road while driving at night? If so, it might be time to consider getting your car’s headlights restored. Many people don’t even realize that headlight restoration is an option and that…

Windshield Repair: Protect Your Windshield from Chips, Cracks, and Expensive Replacements

We’ve all been there…driving on the road and WHACK!…a rock hits our windshield, leaving a chip. Chips, cracks, scratches, and other types of windshield damage may suddenly appear, leaving your car unsightly. But, more concerning is that it may compromise the structural integrity, and therefore the protective abilities, of your windshield. Before damage grows, be…

The Legal Ins and Outs of a Cracked Windshield

Windshields can get cracked and chipped through no fault of the car’s driver. Bits of rock or other road debris can be kicked up, tree branches can fall and other minor mishaps can occur that leave your windshield in less than perfect condition. Because of the expense involved with this kind of repair, many drivers…

Car Insurance Rates Are On the Rise Due to Increased Accidents and New Tech

If you have not yet noticed an increase in your car insurance, brace yourself – you may soon see an increase on your bill.  Even drivers with spotless records are seeing rates rise, as Forbes points out, “Since about 2012, rates to insure vehicles have gone up in all states and for all drivers, even…

Corning Gorilla Glass Revolutionizes the Automotive Windshield Market

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…

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

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…

Windshield Chip Repair

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…

Looking To Finance Your Windshield Replacement or Auto Glass Service?

FINANCING OPTIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

Fill out the form &

Contact Us