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Basic Windscreen Safety Checklist

Basic Windscreen Safety Checklist | Instant Windscreens

Your vehicle’s windscreen plays such an important role in keeping you and your passengers safe that it makes sense to regularly perform some basic checks to ensure it continues to keep everyone safe at all times. We’ve put together a simple list of items you should check or take care of regularly, some more frequently […]

Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Fix a Cracked Windscreen

Why You Should Not Wait to Fix a Cracked Windscreen | Instant Windscreens

The smaller the problem – and the less it affects us immediately – the easier it is to put off attending to. Unfortunately, not all small problems stay that way when ignored, and just because something isn’t having an immediate impact on your life, doesn’t mean it doesn’t pose some risk. That’s certainly true of […]

Popular Windscreen Replacement and Repair Myths

Popular Windscreen Replacement and Repair Myths | Instant Windscreens

There are a few myths relating to the replacement or repair of car windscreens that many of us have heard, and even if you can’t remember when you first heard any of them, chances are they have been around for more than 20 years. How windscreens are manufactured has advanced considerably in recent years, with […]

The Benefits of Natural Light in Your Office

The Benefits of Natural Light in Your Office | Instant Windscreens

Whether your office is a simple work-from-home space you’ve created for yourself, or in a high-rise in the city centre, having it bathed in natural light for most of the day can benefit your mental and physical well-being, along with the health of your bank balance. But it doesn’t mean having to put up with […]

The Simple Do’s and Don’ts of Dealing With a Cracked Windscreen

The Simple Dos and Donts of Dealing With a Cracked Windscreen | Instant Windscreens

There’s no advance warning for your windscreen developing a crack: a sudden change in temperature or a stray bit of road debris are just two of many ways in which your windscreen can suddenly end up with a crack. You can hope that it is only a small crack, but cracks have an annoying habit […]

Common Windscreen Cracks & Chips

Common Windscreen Cracks and Chips | Instant Windscreens

The way windscreens are manufactured and the types of hazards they are exposed to daily results in a few common types of cracks and chips. And this is good because it allows Instant Windscreen’s auto glass technicians – and you – to easily assess whether a windscreen can be repaired or needs to be replaced. […]

What to Look for in an Auto Glass Replacement and Repair Company

What to Look for in an Auto Glass Replacement and Repair Company | Instant Windscreens

If you’re fortunate, having any auto glass replaced or repaired is not something you’ll be doing regularly. So, when you do need a chip or crack in your windscreen taken care of you might be tempted to just go with the first auto glass company you find online. But considering the important role auto glass […]

Windows & Energy Efficiency

Windows & Energy Efficiency | Instant Windscreens

Energy efficiency is all about using less energy to perform the same task, and in our homes and workspace it could mean consuming less power to regulate the temperature and provide sufficient lighting. Over the years there has been an emphasis on buying appliances and other electrical goods that are rated higher for efficiency, communicated […]

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 […]