Important & Timeless Auto Glass Articles

Why Auto Glass Setting
Is More About Brains
Than Brawn

Why Auto Glass Setting Is More About Brains Than Brawn

The lesson is: just because you can do something doesn't mean you should. Even the largest among us will eventually breakdown under the stress of slinging 40 pound windshields and there is a better way.

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Aluminum 2015 Ford F-150 Auto Glass Bond

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"Dow Automotive Systems has worked closely with Ford to customize an adhesive solution for the F-150 that supports their specifications for design, manufacturing and sustainability,” said Steve Henderson, president, Dow Automotive Systems.

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8 Marketing Habits of Highly Successful Auto Glass Companies

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Here’s an eye-opening statistic: half of all businesses fail within 4 years, according to the Statistic Brain Research Institute. And based upon my 30+ years of working with small businesses, 80% of those that remain struggle to earn even a crappy living.

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Betaseal Adhesives by Dow Automotive Systems

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Betaseal adhesives are approved by all major vehicle manufacturers in North America and throughout the world-the only adhesive system that can make that claim.

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The Insiders Guide to Selecting Cold Weather Auto Glass Adhesive

The Insiders Guide to Selecting Cold Weather Auto Glass Adhesive

Selecting the right Cold Weather Auto Glass Adhesive is critical to ensure safe windshield installation.  But it isn't easy.  Each Urethane Manufacturer has a variety of products in their offering.

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How to Clean Auto Glass Contamination

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Over 10 years ago the windshield manufacturing business experienced a dramatic disruption.  Seemingly overnight, the country of origin for the majority of windshields went from North America to Worldwide.  With this change came several challenges. The most dramatic for AGRR Pros concerned with safety was the increase in windshield contamination.  

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5 OEM Glass Trends that will Affect Your Business

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Gerry is responsible for all automotive OEM’s that are headquartered in the United States and he shared his knowledge of the future of Original Equipment Glass at Auto Glass Week 2015. Here's an executive summary of his presentation.

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6 Reasons You Gotta Stop Using Auto Glass Adhesive Cartridges

6 Reasons You Gotta Stop Using Auto Glass Adhesive Cartridges

In the last 5 years many of the problems associated with first generation Sausage Pack Urethane were eliminated and many of the benefits enhanced.

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How to Deepen Your Relationship with Auto Glass Insurance Providers

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History shows the human race is slow to recognize change. For Auto Glass sales professionals, the game has changed. Challengers have invaded our comfy shores thanks to the Internet. These days, sales prospects have the attention span of a puppy and when they are looking for answers, they just “Google it.”

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