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How Can Bad Weather Affect My Windscreen?

Your windscreen has a tremendous impact on your overall road safety. And at Dean’s Autoglass, windscreen replacement, repair, and protection are of the utmost importance to us. Not only does driving with a chipped or cracked windscreen decrease your visibility, but it can also be illegal, depending on the size of the crack.  We discuss the effects that poor weather conditions can have on your windscreen, as well as preventative measures to avoid the need for a windscreen replacement or repair.  Your Windscreen Forecast Weather conditions can undoubtedly impact the integrity of your windscreen. When you suddenly notice a crack... Read More

The Importance of Saving Wildlife and Your Car Windscreen

Ever since COVID-19 arrived in Australia, you may have found yourself driving around our beautiful country a lot, lot more.  Whether it be on holiday, traveling for business or traveling between homes, Australian’s are traveling within their own country more than they ever have before.  Bookings in South Australian campsites alone increased by 80 per-cent in December 2020 compared to the year before.  One thing that you might not expect when planning your next drive is the importance of your car windscreen and how much a windscreen replacement cost can be.  It can ruin your drive.  Stones and debris can... Read More

XIR Glass and Windscreen Regulations on Commercial Mining Sites

As of late, there has been an increase in shattered windscreens on commercial mining sites in Australia. There are several risks involved with these shattered windscreens, including the risk of injuring personnel by flying glass and having to cough up money for injury lawsuits. We discuss why you should reassess your current windscreen glass and consider implementing a more reliable XIR laminated glass solution on your commercial mining site to adhere to commercial mining site laws. Importance of Windscreens on Commercial Mining Sites  Several things can cause your windscreen on a commercial mining site to crack or shatter completely, from... Read More

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XIR Glass: How Windscreens Can Improve Performance On Sites

XIR glass is an excellent safety solution for your heavy machinery. Windscreens are a vital piece of your machinery on commercial sites, in particular for graders, drill rigs, excavators, bulldozers, and dump trucks. The commercial site law states that you are responsible for your workers’ safety. You, therefore, have to ensure that you are doing everything you possibly can to safeguard your personnel, as well as your equipment. And, as a bonus, XIR glass also greatly increases your workers’ productivity and minimises downtime.  We discuss just some of the many benefits of switching to XIR glass, and how it can... Read More

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Windscreen Repair: How to Apply a Windscreen Sealant

Windscreen repair is made easy and accessible with windscreen sealant. Car owners often find moisture seeping through their windscreen, leaving them frustrated and thinking they might need a windscreen replacement. The simple answer is likely windscreen sealant. Using windscreen sealant is a quicker and cheaper solution for minor cracks and flaws, causing irritation, poor visibility, and damage to your car's interior.  The anatomy of your windscreen: Understanding how your windscreen is put together makes understanding why sealant is effective much easier. Your windscreen consists of two layers of glass, ensuring better insolation and stability. Between the two pieces of glass,... Read More

How To Claim Car Window Damage Through Your Insurance

How To Claim Car Window Damage Through Your Insurance

Damage to the windscreen or window glass of your vehicle can happen at any time. From road debris flicked up by passing vehicles to malicious damage, your car windscreen can be damaged in many ways.  There’s no such thing as a good time to have to repair or replace your windscreen, so it pays to be prepared. But, even if you are prepared for the worst with windscreen replacement insurance you might be asking yourself how you can actually make a claim? What Is Windscreen Insurance? When repairing or replacing your windscreen, with car insurance with free windscreen replacement you... Read More

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