CHIPS AWAY  WINDSHIELD REPAIR PROVIDES  PROFESSIONAL CERTIFIED

MOBILE SERVICE TO YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS IN THE WOODLANDS,

SPRING, CONROE, TOMBALL,

MAGNOLIA, MONTGOMERY, CHAMPIONS 1960 AREA, WALLER,

WILLIS TEXAS BY APPOINTMENT

TO FIX THAT SMALL CHIP BEFORE IT TURNS INTO A LONG CRACK.

We make house

calls and come to your location! 

Chips Away will arrive at your home or business at a time that is convenient for you and repair  your windshield according to the industries highest standards.

We will both be proud of the repair on your fine vehicle.

 

Insist on a professionally trained and certified tech to repair

any windshield damage.

Chips Away's only business is professionally repaired

windshield rock chips and cracks.

 

Plus, windshield repair is a

"GREEN SERVICE"

What should I do to keep the damage from spreading? 

 

Call 713-822-4429 or 713-822-1526 for an appointment to get it repaired " While You Can ! ! "

Right now with possible tempreture changes PLEASE don't wait and have it need a replacement which

would cost you many more dollars!

Don't wash your vehicle, the change in water/ambiant temperature could cause it to spread.

If vehicle is parked in the sun vent the windows a bit.

  If you have a motorhome call Chips Away Windshield Repair the motorhome windshield

rock chip and long crack repair specialists.

There are things we are able to do on your larger windshields not advisable

on passanger cars or trucks.

WE SERVICE ALL AREA RV PARKS AND STORAGE FACILITIES.

       

 We are local family owned,  professionally trained and certified   and take great pride in  our finished product! 

Chips Away always takes the time to fix it right!  We do not take short cuts to save time.

  Chips Away is considered a "Preferred Windshield Repair Shop"

 by insurance companies and  most will waive your deductible when Chips Away

repairs your windshield damage so your repair may cost you nothing out of pocket. 

We are happy to call your insurance company and they will pay us for your repair.  

 Bill and Shirley Boone are certified by Glasweld Glass Restoration Systems,

  Bill is also certified by Delta Kits Windshield Repair Equipment and

 The National Windshield Repair Association.

 Our high standards and repairs are based on (ROLAGS)

  "Repair Of Laminated Automobile Glass Standards" 

  Delta Kits Certification

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Windshield repair questions and answers 

Q:   Will my rock chip ever form a crack?
 

A:  The possibility of your rock chip forming into a crack is greater now if not repaired. But if you

repair the rock chip before it turns into a crack it will not spread under normal conditions. A rock

chip could form a crack if there is a drastic change in temperature (example: washing you car on a

very hot day with cold water) warm air from the defroster on inside layer and cold on outside layer,

or if internal or external stress occurs to the windshield.
 

Consumer tip

Windshield damage left unrepaired for two weeks will begin a weakening of the laminate (PVB)

between the two layers of glass due to the sun's UV rays.

Not good. Call us at 713-822-4429 for emergency service.

A lady called the other evening, she heard a hit on the way to work, checked and didn't see any

damage.  She got off work, went to the car parked in a covered area, turned on the key and watched

the crack develop from the far side. It started 1/4" from the edge with the point of impact the size

of the tip of a pin. By the time she got home it had run 14".

                                                   

Q:   What is windshield repair?

 

A:  Windshield repair is a process that utilizes modern technology to repair rather than replace a

 

      damaged windshield. Repairing a damaged windshield makes sense for several reasons:
 

 

 It saves money by preventing the need for costly replacement

 

plus it halps save the environment.
                                   

 

 It's very convenient as we come to you at your home or business.
 

 

 

 It does not affect the integrity of the original factory seal since the glass is never  removed.
 

 

   

You  keep your original quality glass and factory seal.  This is very important!
 

Windshield repair can avoid costly windshield replacement, when possible, at a fraction of the

replacement cost. The repair provides a strong bond that prevents further cracks and improves the

cosmetic appearance. Our repair process is explained fully a little later.


                                       Q:  What kind of damage can be repaired?


 A: Stone damage or rock "chips" up to the size of a half dollar , as well as single long cracks up to a

length of 18 inches can be repaired on cars and light trucks. Certain safety conditionsmust be considered.

Motor Homes and large truck windshields are exceptions. We repair many chips and cracks which are longer on the much larger windshields. Best results are obtained if the repair is done before the damaged area is contaminated from washing or inclement weather.  A rock chip is usually round or star shaped and may have lines radiating from the center. It has a black or silver color to it.
 


       

 

A: Basically, the process consists of removing or replacing the air (depending on equipment manufacturers designs and recommendations,) as well as moisture and road contaminates to have a clean surface for the resin to bond to,
injecting a specially formulated resin into a clean sub-surface damaged area. When the damaged area has been
completely filled, it is exposed to an ultraviolet light which cures the resin.
This restores 100% of the structural integrity and in most cases, at least 85% to 98% of the optical clarity in the damaged area. Then the sub-surface repair is cured with the hight intensity UV curing light.

Next we apply pit filler to the surface damage and cure with the high intensity UV curing light.

Lastly, we scrape off excess pit filler to provide a smooth surface for the wiper blades to cross.

 

Q: Can a chip spread while it’s being fixed?

 

A: This is likely to happen when working on a car that’s sitting in the sun with the windows rolled

up on a hot day. The windshield would be over 120 degrees F and very sensitive.

Ideal glass temperature while repairing is 65 to 85 degrees.

 

Q: Where do I go to get my windshield repaired and what about mobile service?

A: Call Chips Away Windshield Repair at either


713-822-4429 or 713-822-1526

and we will set up a convenient time to come to you in at your home or office in Tomball, Spring,

Champions, Cypress, Conroe, Montgomery, Magnolia, The Woodlands, Waller, Willis,

N/W. Harris County Texas and all area campgrounds.


Q: How long does it take?

A:  AS LONG AS IT TAKES!

Typically, a star or bullseye repair by a professional tech takes about half an hour.

10 minute repairs simply are not complete repairs.

For more than one chip add about fifteen minutes each.

There are exceptions as some legs running out are just plain stubborn.

We do not repair by a clock...the repair has to be complete no matter how long it takes us.

 

Q: How will the windshield look after repair?

 

A: When looking through the glass, vision should not be seriously impaired.

If vision is seriously impaired, the windshield should be replaced.

Your rock chip should become noticeably clearer when repaired.

However, clarity is dependent upon the size, age, amount of glass missing from the center and the

quantity of fragmented glass within the break.


Note: chemicals such as a repellant applied to the rock chip may prevent the windshield

repair resin from adhering to the glass.

Optical clarity varies from 85 to 100%.

Legs or small cracks running out will take on a thin gray hair appearance much of the time

depending upon how light strikes the resin.
 

Q: How much does a professional windshield rock chip repair

cost at my home or business?

 Bill will come to your location, spend the time to properly and

completly repair one chip for $65.00, checks accepted,

cash of course or insurance.

 Each additional chip is $20.00. 

Do you realize the large national windshield company 

who advertises so much on radio and TV

even with their advertised discounts they are

still over two times as our price? 

Our resins for example are among

the strongest and

clearest in the industry. 

We are happy to do your insurance for you.

It takes just a few minutes after we arrive to call your

insurance company to get our dispatch

or authorization number and the

insurance company will have the money

in our checking account in a few days.

We offer active military, law enforcement and fire fighters

a $15.00 discount on cash repairs.

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Our Mission
Our goal is to exceed your expectations . We do this by providing personal service before, during and after the repair. We take great pride in each step of every procedure necessary for complete repair.

                                      

Call Chips Away when ever, where ever you are travelling

and need a chip repaired, we will help you to locate a trained and certified


company to help you.

 

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