A Blog for Auto, Home or Commercial Glass Repair tips & Windshield Replacement safety

Co-workers help a friend in need on Veterans Day

by RickNovember 12, 2012
Thumbnail image for Co-workers help a friend in need on Veterans Day

Veterans day is more than a celebration of those that served in the military. It is a reminder that one of the most basic and rewarding things that we can do in life is to help others. Some of those that served in the military gave there life as the ultimate sacrafice. Although not all [...]

Read the full article →

Windshields, Auto Glass Repair and Home Window Pane Replacement using Facebook

by RickJuly 18, 2012
Thumbnail image for Windshields, Auto Glass Repair and Home Window Pane Replacement using Facebook

We are pleased to announce the launch of our own special Facebook vanity URL, www.Facebook.com/RapidGlass. This new address will make it very easy for customers to remember and to be able to get a hold of us should the need arise. We also hope to be a valuable resource to any one on the world wide web that may be in search of information regarding various types of Windshields, Auto Glass, Windows and Mirrors or Shower Doors.

Read the full article →

Mobile Service…Glass Repair and Replacement using Smartphones & mobile devices

Thumbnail image for Mobile Service…Glass Repair and Replacement using Smartphones & mobile devices by RickJune 27, 2012

Whether you use an I-phone, Android or Windows mobile phone or tablet, Rapid Glass is making it easier for you to communicate with us. We are always striving to make things faster and more efficient for our customers and being able to contact us when you are away from your laptop or PC is just another way we can ease your pain…

Read the full article →

Rapid Glass to recycle 100% of Auto Glass, Windshields and Home Window Glass

by RickApril 18, 2012
Windshields should not end up in landfills

Rapid Glass is very happy to announce that we have looked high and low and have conducted much research, but have finally worked out a partnership with a glass recycling company. Instead of hauling literally tons of windshields, auto glass and home window glass to the landfills, we will begin hauling virtually 100% of our waste products to a glass pulverizing facility for recycling.

Read the full article →

Mega Millions Lottery sure to top $640 Million!

by RickMarch 30, 2012
Don't Gamble with an improper windshield replacement

After reading those statistics, I thought if people believe they could “hit” the lottery at those extreme odds, why would you want to take the chance of dieing in a car accident because of an improper Windshield Replacement. I repeat…20,000 times more likely to die in a car accident than to win the lottery. Which is why you should choose a Windshield Replacement company that doesn’t cut corners.

Read the full article →

Tips to avoid a car-deer collision

by RickNovember 1, 2011
Driving Tips During Deer Hunting Season

I recently purchased a new truck so my son and I decided to take it on a fishing trip for the first time. It was in the wee hours of the morning when we left the house, and it was especially dark on this eerie moonless morning. We had traveled less than a mile from [...]

Read the full article →

Repair or Replace Broken Windshields before kids go back to school or college

by RickAugust 30, 2011
Back to school windshield repair or replacement

Most students will have enough on their mind trying to concentrate on their studies and don’t need the added pressure of dealing with a broken windshield. In fact in many states including Minnesota, it is illegal to drive with a broken windshield, which could lead to a possible traffic violation. Many insurance policies in Minnesota don’t have a deductible for windshield replacements, and those that do will sometimes waive the deductible if the chip is repaired.

Read the full article →

Homeland Security and Auto Glass repair

by RickJanuary 10, 2011
Tops in Safe Auto Glass

As a locally owned business, we are always trying to find ways to make our customers’ experience better and faster. They are very busy and have little time to sit on the phone which is why we always assist in the process. It has always been my goal to be on the leading edge of technology. If internet-based mobile technology is safe and secure enough for Homeland security, there is no reason it shouldn’t work for the auto glass industry as well. At Rapid Glass we look forward to supporting this effort on behalf of our insurance trading partners and mutual customers.

Read the full article →

Rapid Glass Announcing Service Request Via Twitter

by RickApril 21, 2010
Tweet @rapidglass

As a locally owned and operated Glass Repair business, we are always striving to find more efficient ways to communicate with our customers. In the “good old days” it was all about walk-in customers and that sacred ring of the telephone.

Read the full article →

Hope for Haiti Now: Red Cross Donations for Local Retweets

by RickJanuary 26, 2010
Share this post and Rapid Glass will donate to the Red Cross

On behalf of Hope For Haiti Now, Rapid Glass will be donating much needed funds to the Red Cross Twin Cities Area Chapter. For every Retweet of this blog post on Twitter, we’ll donate $0.20 to this incredibly important cause.

Read the full article →