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28
NOV
2016
Going Green

Going Green: Your Guide to Energy Efficient Glass

Replacing heat in winter or cool air in summer that you’ve lost through your windows and doors can be expensive and bad for the environment. Making the switch to energy efficient home and building glass can not only help you do your bit for the planet but can also stop you almost...
24
NOV
2016
Travelling through South Africa

Traveling through South Africa: Gearing Up for the Festive Season

It’s that time of year again. People will be travelling down to the coastal regions in their thousands for some sun, sand, sea and a good dose of relaxation. The road trip can even be part of the fun. Unfortunately, along with increased traffic comes increased levels of...
21
NOV
2016
What Does the Law Say about Driving with a Damaged Windscreen

What Does the Law Say about Driving with a Damaged Windscreen?

If your windscreen is cracked or chipped, there’s no doubt that you should get it fixed as soon as possible. However, if you’re away on holiday or get pulled over on your way to the fitment centre, what are your rights? It can be hard to tell where you stand with the law, and if...
16
NOV
2016
Traffic Light Safety

Traffic Light Safety: Do What You Can to Avoid Smash and Grabs

While we cannot deny the fact that South Africa experiences a high number of smash and grab incidents on a daily basis, it would be ridiculous to give up driving from point A to point B in an effort to avoid becoming a statistic. Instead, there are a number of safety tips that...
14
NOV
2016
Tips on How to Manage a Windscreen Crisis

Tips on How to Manage a Windscreen Crisis

Picture this. You’re on a long drive to the coast for your highly anticipated family holiday. The car is packed up with swimsuits, snacks and summer clothes. The kids are in the back, happy with their books, iPads and favourite toys. You’re making great time and are nearly at...
11
NOV
2016
Buying a new vehicle

Buying a New Vehicle? Take a Look at the NCAP Rating

Are you looking at trading in your old car or even taking the plunge and buying your first vehicle? Whichever it is, buying a new car is a really exciting time! You get to spend hours looking for the best deals, comparing colours and deciding if you really want that flashy...
21
OCT
2016

Better Safe than Sorry: How to Properly Inspect Your Vehicle

With the holiday season coming up, hundreds of thousands of South Africans will take to the roads. Whether you’re planning a long trip to the coast, or you’re just off to visit family in a neighbouring city, it pays to take extra care on the roads. To make sure that you’re doing...
17
OCT
2016

Four Helpful and Effective Tips on Car Maintenance

Maintaining a car can be an expensive business, what with services, repairs, insurance and various other bits and bobs. A little bit of knowledge and DIY-savvy can prevent you from having to call a workshop quite so much. By correctly maintaining your car with a few easy tips,...
14
OCT
2016

Why Your Windscreen Wipers Need Changing

Your car’s windscreen wipers do so much that we forget about. We’re lucky enough to live in a mostly sunny climate for the majority of the year (we’re looking at you, Capetonians!) but when it does rain, it pours. You probably only really think about your windscreen glass, and...
10
OCT
2016
Road Safety and your windshield

Road Safety and your Windscreen

You might only worry about your windscreen if it gets a crack. Although most people don’t think about their windscreen as anything other than exactly that – a block for the wind and rain – the windscreen is actually integral to your car’s structure and safety. As such, any small...