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What the stress of cold weather can do to your windshield

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What the stress of cold weather can do to your windshield

Did you know that windshield cracks are 60 to 80 per cent more likely to spread during cold weather? According to the Motor Industry Research Association (MIRA), colder temperatures mould your windshield into a concave shape, compromising the structural integrity of your vehicle. A deteriorated windshield puts you, the driver, at risk. More than a window, your windshield ensures airbags are deployed correctly, protects you from ejection in an accident and helps stabilize the roof should your car roll over in a crash. Winter driving is bad...

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What is E-Coated Glass?

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What is E-Coated Glass?

Low-E glass has been around for a while now, but technological leaps and bounds are making it more efficient and robust than ever! Whether you are considering residential or commercial glass replacement in Victoria, BC and surrounding areas, make sure to ask about Low-E glass. For comfort, clarity and protection, nothing beats Low-E glass! What is Low-E glass and how does it work? Low-emissivity glass has a microscopically thin transparent coating that reflects the sun’s heat and harmful UV rays, while still letting visible light...

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Should your windshield be repaired or replaced?

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Should your windshield be repaired or replaced?

It seems like everybody and his uncle is a windshield expert. But in truth, considerable skill, knowhow and experience are required to take good care of auto glass! And how many can boast of being in the glass business for three generations and nearly 90 years? At Capital Auto Glass and Upholstery on Vancouver Island we can! Here are 10 factors to help you determine whether your damaged windshield can be repaired or should be replaced: It looks minor; what do you do? Get it repaired! And on the double! The thing about small chips is they...

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Auto Glass

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Auto Glass

If you’re in an accident, we’ll take care of you and your car . We take pride in pampering your car and taking care of you. We offer free rides, pick-up and delivery, courtesy cars**, same day service on over 90% of our services, mobile service, safety inspections – every day, no exceptions. And with the largest available auto glass inventory on the Island we will always be one step ahead of our competitors. **some restrictions apply**

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Residential/Commercial Glass

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Residential/Commercial Glass

It doesn’t matter if its for the house or the cottage, Capital glass has a solution for every need. Capital Glass also has a large range of commercial glass products. Capital Glass repairs, replaces, upgrades and supplies: -Store fronts -Commercial -Commercial entry door systems -Vestibule entries -Internal glass or aluminum partitions -Skylights -Door closures -Commercial mirror applications -Balustrades

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Upholstery

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Upholstery

Our upholstery professionals work with any type of upholstery. We stock many colours and styles, bring in your favourite piece and we will make it look as good as new. Vinyl and convertible tops , medical and dental upholstery.

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Find Us

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Find Us

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