How to avoid the spread of windshield cracks

The cold weather often causes windshield cracks to form in auto glass. Luckily, aside from scheduling a windshield replacement with Boulevard Auto Glass there are a few other tricks that help prevent the spread. To learn more about the techniques our techs recommend to prevent the spread of cracks, keep reading below.

Rock Chips are annoying. Trust me, we understand. There are a few temporary methods that can help if you don’t have the time to come in for a repair service. The best temporary way to prevent the spread of crack is to:

  1. Schedule a windshield repair or replacement service.
  2. Apply a thin layer of clear nail polish or super glue to the crack.
  3. Avoid significant changes in temperature.
  4. Park your vehicle indoors to avoid the cold.
  5. Use a windshield repair kit.

If these tricks don’t fix the crack we recommend that you schedule a replacement with us immediately to ensure your personal safety because safety is important. Follow these tips and tricks to prevent the spread of a crack in your windshield.

Hopefully these tips helped you resolve the crack issue you are experiencing in your auto glass.  For more helpful tips, visit our community blog section located on the Boulevard Auto Glass website. For windshield replacement information and other repairs, contact us today!

Give us a call  at (587)-609-7140 to get a quote on a windshield replacement today. Any one of our team members would be happy to answer any of your questions or concerns. Visit us on site or as a walk in customer between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.