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Preparing to Drive Again After a Long Break

Preparing to Drive Again After a Long Break | Instant Windscreens

There are many reasons why you might have to take a long break from driving your car at some point in your life, but unless the break is measured in years rather than in weeks, getting back behind the steering wheel shouldn’t require a lot of preparation. Though a little extra self-awareness in the first […]

How to Keep Your Car Windows From Fogging up in the Winter

How to Keep Your Car Windows From Fogging up in the Winter | Instant Windscreens

Cold winter mornings can make driving just as tricky as a wet summer day, though instead of water on the outside of your windscreen affecting your ability to see the road ahead of you, it is moisture on the inside. Car windows fog up more frequently in winter because the glass is colder than the […]

Staying Warmer in Winter With Window Tinting

Staying Warmer in Winter With Window Tinting | Instant Windscreens

Almost everyone knows that tinted windows can keep your home or office cooler in summer without raising energy costs, but a less reported benefit of tinted windows is that they can also keep interior spaces warmer in winter – and again without raising your energy costs. When tinting your home or business windows, you’re no […]

4 Simple Ways to Protect Your Windscreen

4 Simple Ways to Protect Your Windscreen | Instant Windscreens

Your vehicle’s windscreen is subjected to an incredible amount of stress each time you drive, and sometimes even when your car is parked. While you might be reminded of this whenever a stray bit of debris happens to hit your windscreen, most of the stress your vehicle’s windscreen endures isn’t visible, though it all contributes […]

Why Mobile Car Window Repair & Windscreen Replacement Is Not Always the Best Option

Why Mobile Car Window Repair & Windscreen Replacement Is Not Always the Best Option | Instant Windscreens

Mobile windscreen repairs and replacement services are incredibly convenient for busy people and in cases of emergencies. Unfortunately, there are times when using a mobile auto glass repair service is not the best option and you need to actually take your car to an auto glass fitment centre. Which is why it is better to […]

Four Common Hazards of Parking Outdoors

Four Common Hazards of Parking Outdoors | Instant Windscreens

Parking out in the open is unavoidable if covered parking is full or simply not available. But once you consider the costly damage parking outdoors exposes your car to, you might finally get around to clearing out your home garage to make space for your car, or take to driving one or two blocks further […]

Common Problems Following a Windscreen Replacement

Common Problems Following a Windscreen Replacement | Instant Windscreens

Because of the role the windscreen plays in keeping you and your passengers safe in your car, it’s important to know that when it needs to be replaced, the quality of glass and workmanship is of a high standard. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case and you could well find yourself sitting behind a poorly […]

Types of Commercial Window Films and the Benefits of Each

Types of Commercial Window Films | Instant Windscreens

There are a number of different window films available for businesses and office blocks, with each offering different benefits. So, before calling a professional in to tint the windows of your business, it helps to have a good idea of what you want to achieve by applying window film. Most – but not all – […]

Mistakes to Avoid When Cleaning Your Car’s Windows

Mistakes to Avoid When Cleaning Your Cars Windows | Instant Windscreens

Keeping the windows of your car clean is important for road safety. But it also requires a little elbow-grease, leading to many of car owners putting it off for as long as possible, and then taking shortcuts when actually cleaning the windows. But the only shortcut that truly works is taking your car to a […]

Why Windscreen Chip Repair Doesn’t Always Work

Why Windscreen Chip Repair Doesnt Always Work | Instant Windscreens

If you’ve ever had chips or small cracks on your windscreen repaired, only to have to replace the whole windscreen later because the repairs didn’t work, you might be reluctant to have any windscreen repairs carried out again. But like any repair work, there are good reasons for why windscreen chip repairs don’t always work, […]