Entries by Windshield Centers

De-icing Your Windshield

During the winter, drivers all around have trouble with their cars and the snow. One thing we can all agree on is the annoyance of when our windshield is iced over from the night before. Windshield Centers has a few tips to share for how to de-ice your windshield without causing any cracks to the […]

Driving Safe in the Winter

Winter is the most dangerous season for driving in western New York. Accidents happen more frequently than usual because of icy roads, snow banks limiting driver’s vision, and because of the tough, cold conditions for your car. Follow these tips to keep safe on the road this winter: Keep your gas tank at least half […]

Auto Glass Terminology

Getting your auto glass repaired and you want to be able to speak the lingo when you go in for service? Read our handy glossary of terms to figure out what your auto glass technician is talking about. Acoustic Interlayer – A special layer of glass that helps make your car noise insulated. FMVSS –  The Federal […]

Five Ways to Avoid a Deer Collision

As of 2012, car and deer collisions have caused an average of 200 deaths and cost an estimated $4 billion every year in the US – and the chances of hitting one can increase depending on what state you live in. To make sure you aren’t another statistic, there are a few important ways to […]

Windshield Centers a Member of the Auto Glass Safety Council

Windshield Centers and its partner brands are a proud member of the Auto Glass Safety Council. The AGSC is a non-profit organization committed to facilitating and promoting the safe replacement of auto glass and windshields. The AGSC develops the Automotive Glass Replacement Safety Standard (AGRSS), the only auto glass replacement standards in North America. The Auto […]

Windshield Repair Services in New York

We perform windshield repair and replacements throughout western New York. We have two auto glass shops in Clarence and Rochester, NY. From these locations, we service the greater Rochester area, Buffalo, and Niagara Falls. Our shop in Clarence, NY is just a few minutes down the road from Buffalo, NY. The Clarence Windshield Centers is […]

What are Windshield Bullies?

Windshield bullies are shady salesmen that come to your home, or meet you in a parking lot, to offer their “auto glass repair” services for your windshield. The “bully” will attempt to convince the unsuspecting car owner that their windshield is damaged badly enough that it requires a full windshield replacement. In most of these cases, the […]

Highway Safety Act Anniversary

This week, in 1966, Congress passed the Highway Safety Act. This significant piece of legislation ushered in the creation of the National Highway Safety Bureau, which would later become the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). Throughout the 1960’s, motor accidents were becoming the leading cause of deaths among adult Americans. In 1965 alone, 49,000 Americans died in […]