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How to Prepare Your Windows for Winter

Staying warm is an important part of harsh winters, and keeping your windows sealed is essential to keep your home toasty! Here are five ways that you can better insulate your windows for those cold winter months. Thermal Drapes/Curtains- Pros: Curtains with a thermal backing can provide a barrier between the cold and your home. […]

Beware of Shady Glass Installers! Things to Watch Out For

Vehicle safety is the most important aspect of driving, so we want the best of the best when it comes to vehicle repair or maintenance. Unfortunately, the “best” is not as common as you might think. According to ABC’s 20/20, 75-80% of windshield installations are done incorrectly. ABC reported that these defective glass installations are […]

Has Your Windshield Been Installed Incorrectly? Kryger Can Do It Better!

Did you know that over 75% of windshield installations are done incorrectly? According to ABC’s 20/20, most glass installers do not follow correct procedures when installing glass. This being said, it is more than likely that your windshield has also been installed incorrectly, and could be dangerous to your safety.   Here are some signs […]

Common Types of Windshield Damage

When To Repair or Replace Your Windshield Windshields are constantly under the threat of damage caused by debris from roads and other vehicles. The severity of the damage depends on the type of crack or chip in the windshield, and some require more immediate attention than others. Cracked windshields can be dangerous to the driver […]

Dos and Don’ts of De-Icing Your Windshield

Everybody has a favorite trick for getting ice off their car’s windshield. Some ice removal techniques work better than others, and some run the risk of ruining the glass. Every winter, we take care of repairs and replacements that didn’t have to happen in Davenport, IA. Here’s a guide to what you can and can’t […]

What to Do After Getting a New Windshield

If this is your first, you probably have questions. If it’s been a long time, you might wonder how much has changed. We understand. It’s not every day that you need a windshield replacement. Our Des Moines, IA teams handle windshield repair for all types of cars and trucks, so let’s outline what you can expect. […]

Glazed Windows: Efficient Insulators from Winter Weather

You know how hard it is to keep the house warm when winter settles over eastern Iowa. Imagine looking out over a fresh snowfall through windows that shut out the cold here in Davenport, IA. Glazed windows can make the difference between frost on the panes and a snug, comfortable home. Getting Inside the Windows […]

Repair or Replace: Your Auto Glass Questions Answered

Should you take it in for repairs? Does it need to be replaced? Can you get away with leaving it alone? These are just a few of the questions we answer every day at Kryger Glass here in Des Moines, IA. Our auto glass specialists are at your service to take the guesswork out of […]

Windshield Worries: Cracks from Construction

Summertime weather sets the scene for major upgrades to our highways and freeways, and unfortunately the looming end of summer doesn’t always mean the end of road construction. When you hit the road, you drive carefully and watch out for other cars. What you don’t expect is for the road to hit you back when […]

Storm Window Repair Keeps Your Home Prepared for the Worst

The Midwest is home to some of the most varied weather in the US, and Omaha, NE is no exception. It’s not uncommon to see a hot, humid afternoon turn into a dark, thunderstorm-filled evening on a whim during the spring and summer months. The sudden, and sometimes dangerous, shifts in weather mean your home […]