Should I Use Insurance to Replace My Windshield? A Comprehensive Guide

Dealing with a damaged windshield can be very stressful. You might be wondering if it's a good idea to use your insurance to replace it. We want to help you make the right choice, so let's talk about windshield damage, when to repair or replace it, and whether using your insurance is a good idea.

Everything you need to know about windshield insurance.

Reasons to repair Windshield Chips

A windshield isn’t just a piece of glass. It’s an important component of your vehicle and if it’s chipped or cracked, your safety could be compromised.

The Ultimate Guide To Windshield Replacement In Minnesota

Man installing a windshield on a vehicle in front of a tan house.

A windshield not only protects occupants from environmental elements but also acts as a protective layer, keeping occupants safe from injury in the event of an accident. Moreover, the windshield also provides structural integrity to your car. If your windshield is chipped or cracked, it should be fixed right away.

The Ultimate Guide to Windshield Repair in Minnesota

We covered it all in this comprehensive guide on windshield repair. From what to do from the instant windshield damage occurs, through the cost of windshield repair, all the way to how weather impacts when you should repair your windshield. Check it out and you'll have nearly every question you've ever had about windshield repair, answered.


How to take care of your windshield in the winter.

Minnesota winters are harsh. Characterized by below-freezing temps, heavy snowfalls, black ice, and the threat of frostbite, it isn’t a season for the faint of heart. 

Winter hits everything hard in Minnesota, including vehicles. Along with swapping out your tires for winter tires, keeping your fuel tank full, and checking your tire pressure, you should also be making sure that your windshield is in good condition. 

Scratched Auto Glass

Looking through a scratched windshield can be more than a nuisance. The inconvenience of having to peer through scratch marks or look around them to safely navigate the roadways can also be a danger to you, your passengers, and other motorists. If your vision is obstructed it is possible to fix a scratched windshield without having to replace it.