Defrost With Science

It’s a freezing winter morning. You’re running late for work. The traffic report lists problems across all your routes. You make it into your car and look out to see, well, nothing. Your windshield is completely iced over. It may be tempting to start squirting that windshield wiper fluid and dragging your blades across the caked-on ice, but don’t do it! Not only does this damage your windshield wipers, but it can also scratch your windshield itself

Crackmasters’ New Location in Sherwood Park

Crackmasters is proud to announce the opening of our newest location at 260, 120 Pembina Road in Sherwood Park, Alberta. Our fully qualified, trained and reliable technicians use Ultra Bond, a patented repair resin, to truly repair your cracked windshield and restore its structural integrity. In fact, most windshield repair shops can’t repair anything longer…

Distracted Driving Commonplace, Dangerous

If you use your phone, apply your lipstick, or snack on a burger while driving, you’re not alone. But distracted driving is dangerous. According to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA), distracted driving was involved in 16% of traffic accident-related fatalities and 20% of traffic accident injuries.  As reported by the Ottawa Sun,…

Is Your Windshield Installed Safely?

Jeanne Fransway was just 25 years old when her recently replaced windshield failed and she was thrown from her vehicle. WCCO-TV in Minneapolis talked to her brother John and conducted a junkyard walk-through with Butch Lysholm, a consultant with Occupational Automotive Industry Related Education, about how common and dangerous faulty windshield installations are. They also conducted…