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St. Albans

Crash Auto Glass provides mobile windshield repair and replacement in St. Albans.


We are a locally owned and operated auto glass shop serving all of Northern, VT.



Why Crash Auto Glass?

  • Professional Auto Glass Replacement

  • Best Quality Windshield Repair

  • Mobile Auto Glass Repair And Replacement

  • Locally Owned Family Business Since 1988

  • Free Auto Glass Replacement Quotes – Find Out The Cost

  • We Are Always The Closest Because We Come To You


Crash Auto Glass is a Vermont Family owned company that has been in business since 1988. We specialize in windshield replacement and windshield repairs for all makes and models, foreign and domestic.

We have not forgotten your other car glass needs, we also replace:

  • Black Glass
  • Side Mirrors
  • Vent Glass
  • Quarter Glass
  • Door Glass

Our trained professional technicians perform services for both commercial and retail clients. We provide mobile service and will come to your home or work place to repair or replace your auto glass. Even on those days when the weather will not permit us to service your auto glass outside, we have convenient locations such as St. Albans for you to take your vehicle. Our technicians do quality work quickly and carefully. They genuinely care about doing the job right the first time.

We understand that your time is very valuable; this is why it is our goal at Crash Auto Glass to make your windshield replacement or windshield repair as convenient as possible. We will direct bill all insurance companies, and make the necessary phone calls to your insurance company.

At Crash Auto Glass we take pride in our work and will warranty your windshield replacement against leaking or stress cracks for as long as you own your vehicle. We will also repair any chip that you may get in your windshield after a replacement for as long as you own the vehicle, providing the chip is not in the drivers line of vision. We always strive to be the best local company.

Here at Crash Auto Glass you will find no gimmicks, no games, and no fancy jingles. Where a handshake is still your best warranty. We are here Monday thru Friday from 7:00 – 5:00 for all your auto glass needs.

Auto Glass Shop St Albans Vermont

Windshields perform a vital part in automobiles but a lot of car owners are not knowledgeable about this reality. Auto glass will function as structural guard and support for the roofs of cars. Furthermore, windshields will protect drivers and the passengers additionally from wind flow and other factors. Since they play such important duties, they must definitely be designed very well and there must in no way be any sort of room for mistake during the process of production. Manufacturers have to ensure the high quality of the products prior to they are going to mount them to the automobiles.

Nobody wants to think about a chipped or wrecked windshield.It is simply a reality that vehicle windshields usually chip or shatter and after that require replacing as well as repair. It occurs for a number of good reasons. For instance, a piece of tiny rocks can strike the auto glass while the vehicle is driving. Accidents could obviously cause the auto glass to break altogether. Extreme below freezing temperature conditions are potentially sometimes the cause. Many times, motor vehicle windshields from becoming casualties of acts of hooliganism or reckless driving of other folks. The issue is that the windshields of automobiles are made of tempered glass, glass, yet it is still at risk to damage.
Auto glass replacement jobs are much more complicated and this is probably the reason that lots of insurance and auto glass firms recommend car owners to get problems repaired very quickly. The complete procedure for an auto glass replacement could actually require to a full week because the auto glass typically has to be ordered in before services could even commence.

Sometimes, repair service suffices but if the break done is pretty major, at that point, easy repair service is generally out of question. In this type of situations, windshield replacement will be the absolute best bet. Whether anyone will accept it or not, windshield replacement is really required if there is a crack which is lesser than three inches. Sometimes, these splits start as little as the point of a needle which may be triggered by means of mechanical stress, temperature deviation and stones. But despite the reasons behind the scratch or fracture, it is simply essential to follow up on auto glass replacements before it will likely be too late. As discussed earlier on, auto glass exist to shield people from any things flying on the air. For that reason, waiting for too much time to replace damaged windshields could actually end up being an aggravating aspect of the car.

Auto Glass Repair St. Albans




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Crash Auto Glass
1772 Lower Newton Road
St Albans, VT, 05478
US
Phone: (888) 292-0972
Hours:
  • Monday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

About St. Albans

Saint Albans, commonly abbreviated as St. Albans, is a town in Franklin County, Vermont, in the United States. The population was 5,999 at the 2010 census, up from 5,086 at the 2000 census. The town completely surrounds the city of St. Albans.

History
The town was named for St Albans in England, which itself is named after the Early Christian British saint and protomartyr.

On October 19, 1864, St. Albans was the site of the St. Albans Raid, the northernmost Confederate land action of the American Civil War, which was an enemy cavalry raid and bank robbery across the border from Quebec, Canada. The town of St. Albans and the city of St. Albans were separated in 1902. References to “St. Albans” prior to this date generally refer to the town center, which now belongs to the city. The town was incorporated in 1859, and the city in 1902.

Henri Le Caron, who, while acting as a secret agent of the British government, held the position of “Inspector-General of the Irish Republican Army”, asserted that he distributed fifteen thousand stands of arms and almost three million rounds of ammunition in the care of the many trusted men stationed between New York and St. Albans, in preparation for the unsuccessful Fenian raid on Canada which took place in April 1870. United States General George Meade, forewarned, captured much of these munitions as they arrived.

Amelia Earhart was said to have flown here May 22, 1934.

Geography
The town is located in western Franklin County and extends west into Lake Champlain to the border with Grand Isle County. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 60.5 square miles (156.8 km2), of which 37.0 square miles (95.9 km2) is land and 23.5 square miles (60.9 km2), or 38.84%, is water.[2] The southwest part of the town fronts on St. Albans Bay, an arm of Lake Champlain. Woods Island, Burton Island, and Ball Island within the lake are all part of the town.

Demographics
Historical population
Census Pop. %±
1790 256 —
1800 901 252.0%
1810 1,609 78.6%
1820 1,636 1.7%
1830 2,395 46.4%
1840 2,702 12.8%
1850 3,567 32.0%
1860 3,637 2.0%
1870 7,014 92.9%
1880 7,193 2.6%
1890 7,771 8.0%
1900 1,715 −77.9%
1910 1,617 −5.7%
1920 1,583 −2.1%
1930 1,691 6.8%
1940 1,733 2.5%
1950 1,908 10.1%
1960 2,303 20.7%
1970 3,270 42.0%
1980 3,555 8.7%
1990 4,606 29.6%
2000 5,086 10.4%
2010 5,999 18.0%
Est. 2014 6,313  5.2%
U.S. Decennial Census
At the 2000 census, there were 5,086 people, 1,836 households and 1,404 families residing in the town. The population density was 135.4 per square mile (52.3/km2). There were 2,257 housing units at an average density of 60.1 per square mile (23.2/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 96.95% White, 0.39% Black or African American, 0.75% Native American, 0.33% Asian, 0.16% from other races, and 1.42% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.67% of the population.

There were 1,836 households of which 38.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.6% were married couples living together, 11.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 23.5% were non-families. 18.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.68 and the average family size was 3.01.

Age distribution was 27.0% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 29.9% from 25 to 44, 23.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 95.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.7 males.

The median household income was $46,875, and the median family income was $53,147. Males had a median income of $34,698 versus $26,000 for females. The per capita income for the town was $18,604. About 7.4% of families and 5.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.1% of those under age 18 and 4.7% of those age 65 or over.

Downtown St. Albans

Downtown St. Albans is known for its heritage and momentous events of the past, such as its railroad history, the famous St. Albans Raid, and historic Taylor Park. But it is also becoming known for a 21st Century rebirth of prosperity and activity, from its revived streetscape and welcoming sense of place, to fine specialty shops and award-winning restaurants, to the rising star of the downtown brewery. In summer and fall, the farmers market boasts fresh produce, specialty foods and fine handcrafted goods. St. Albans’ close proximity to Lake Champlain provides for boating, hiking and biking opportunities with spectacular views, especially during the fall foliage.

Historic buildings on Main and Church Streets grace Taylor Park, one of Vermont’s largest downtown greens, where community events are held throughout the year. In the spring, visitors can experience 40 years of tradition and fun at the Vermont Maple Festival. Come summertime, local bands and artists step up to perform in the gazebo. The St. Albans Raid, the Age of Rail, and more can be explored at the St. Albans Historical Museum.

Whether downtown St. Albans is your destination or just a stop along the way as you explore the farms and rural centers of Franklin County, you can be sure to find something worthwhile around every corner.

For more information, visit St. Albans for the Future or call (802) 524-1500.

More Information About St. Albans:

Official St. Albans Website

14th Star Brewing Company

Kamp Kill Kare State Park

Saint Albans Museum

Google map of St. Albans, VT:

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Winooski

Crash Auto Glass in Winooski has been family owned and operated since 1988!


We are a professional auto glass shop specializing in windshield repair and replacement for all makes and models.



Why Crash Auto Glass?

  • Professional Auto Glass Replacement

  • Best Quality Windshield Repair

  • Mobile Auto Glass Repair And Replacement

  • Locally Owned Family Business Since 1988

  • Free Auto Glass Replacement Quotes – Find Out The Cost

  • We Are Always The Closest Because We Come To You


Crash Auto Glass is a Vermont Family owned company that has been in business since 1988. We specialize in windshield replacement and windshield repairs for all makes and models, foreign and domestic.

We have not forgotten your other car glass needs, we also replace:

  • Black Glass
  • Side Mirrors
  • Vent Glass
  • Quarter Glass
  • Door Glass

Our trained professional technicians perform services for both commercial and retail clients. We provide mobile service and will come to your home or work place to repair or replace your auto glass. Even on those days when the weather will not permit us to service your auto glass outside, we have convenient locations such as Winooski for you to take your vehicle. Our technicians do quality work quickly and carefully. They genuinely care about doing the job right the first time.

We understand that your time is very valuable; this is why it is our goal at Crash Auto Glass to make your windshield replacement or windshield repair as convenient as possible. We will direct bill all insurance companies, and make the necessary phone calls to your insurance company.

At Crash Auto Glass we take pride in our work and will warranty your windshield replacement against leaking or stress cracks for as long as you own your vehicle. We will also repair any chip that you may get in your windshield after a replacement for as long as you own the vehicle, providing the chip is not in the drivers line of vision. We always strive to be the best local company.

Here at Crash Auto Glass you will find no gimmicks, no games, and no fancy jingles. Where a handshake is still your best warranty. We are here Monday thru Friday from 7:00 – 5:00 for all your auto glass needs.

Auto Glass Replacement Winooski VT


Auto Glass Shop Winooski VT

Auto glass play an important part in vehicles yet a lot of drivers are possibly not aware of this reality. Windshields are going to provide structural shield and support for the roofs of motor vehicles. In addition, auto glass will certainly protect car drivers and the passengers as well from wind and other factors. Since they play this kind of vital tasks, they need to be constructed properly and there should certainly not be any kind of place for mistake during the process of manufacturing. Manufacturers need to guarantee the quality of the goods before they are readying to mount them to the vehicles.

Nobody likes to contemplate a cracked or damaged windshield.It is simply a simple fact that automobile windshields tend to crack or shatter and after that require replacing and repair service. It takes place for a number of reasons. For example, a piece of gravel can easily hit the windshield while the vehicle is moving. Accidents may certainly cause the auto glass to get damaged entirely. Extreme below freezing weather conditions are also occasionally the cause. Often times, car windshields from turning into casualties of acts of vandalism or reckless driving of other folks. The point is that the auto glass of autos are made of tempered glass, glass, but it is nevertheless susceptible to damages.

Sometimes, repair is good enough but if the break done is very significant, then, basic repair service is really out of question. In this type of scenarios, windshield replacement will be the most recommended choice. people will concede it or not, auto glass replacement is really essential if there is a split which is lesser than three inches. At times, these kinds of splits start as little as the tip of a pin that could be created by mechanical stress, temperature deviation and rocks. But despite the causes behind the scratch or fracture, it is simply crucial to act on windshield replacements prior to it will be far too late. As pointed out previously, auto glass exist to shield you from any type of item traveling through the air. As a result, waiting for too much time to replace faulty auto glass could in fact come to be a frustrating aspect of the vehicle.




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Crash Auto Glass
376 Main Street
Winooski, VT, 05404
US
Phone: (888) 292-0972
Hours:
  • Monday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tuesday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wednesday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thursday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Friday: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Winooski History

5000 years ago! That is when archaeological research reveals that a single family band came to what is now the City of Winooski.
Harvesting the ample butternuts that grew here, the family soon moved on, but their prehistoric campground has become one of Vermont’s most significant archaeological sites. Other native people came to Winooski in the years that followed.

Time too has moved on. But Winooski has continued to play an important role in Vermont’s history and development. In the early 1770’s Ira Allen “led a people through a wilderness of 70 miles” to construct a formidable blockhouse on the Winooski (then “Onion”) River which served both as a fort and as general store and office for the land-speculating Onion River Company. “Fort Frederick” was never used for defense, but its protective presence increased value of Onion River property and advanced local settlement.

After the Revolutionary War, Ira Allen returned to build a dam across the Winooski River with sawmills at each end. The use of the Winooski falls to generate energy had begun; it would continue into the 20th Century with the construction of water-powered mills on both sides of the river. Ira himself built a house on the present site of the Winooski Block around 1785 and enjoyed a garden which was described as “a paradise of fruits and flowers.”

The Winooski mills’ fortunes mirrored the highs and lows of American economic life and labor and eventually led to Winooski’s becoming a separate City on March 7, 1922. When the mills closed in 1954, Winooski was devastated, but the federally-funded Model Cities program, Community Development Block Grants, Urban Development Action Grants, and other public and private investment and effort enabled the City to experience a “Renaissance” in the 1980’s with the rehabilitation of deserted mill buildings and the revitalization of the City’s downtown. Two examples follow:

The Woolen Mill, a generally vacant and under-utilized former textile mill, located in the National Historical Mill District, was transformed into a vibrant combination of living and working space, including 163 apartments, and 20,000 square feet of office space. Overlooking the natural beauty of the falls on the Winooski River, and a dominant architectural feature in the downtown, this building was a key element of the downtown revitalization effort.

The Champlain Mill, also located in the heart of the district along the Winooski River, stood under-utilized for over twenty years as it passed through a series of multipurpose industrial uses. In 1981, the Champlain Mill was renovated into three floors of retail commercial space and two floors of office space. In the Champlain Mill’s 175,000 square feet, stores, restaurants and several offices have been established.

Obviously, a great deal has changed since people came to pick butternuts here 5,000 years ago!

More Information About Winooski

The name comes from the Abenaki for “wild onions”, plentiful along the river. The earliest European documentation offering a written approximation of the native word are French-made maps, which identify the river as “Ouinousqui”.

In the southeast corner of Colchester was a fine natural falls in the Winooski (then Onion or French) River (more River info here) where Ira Allen, one of the grantees of Colchester, built grain and lumber mills in about 1772. To protect their interests from marauding French and Indians, he and his cousin Remember Baker built a two-story palisaded enclosure which they called Fort Frederick. Good land nearby attracted settlers, and the community which grew up around the mills and the fort became known as Allen’s Settlement, later as Winooski Falls, then simply Winooski when it was incorporated as a civil entity separate from Colchester.

The large number of French Canadians who came to work in the textile mills in later years resulted in a portion of the city being referred to as French Village.

In the late Seventies, it was suggested that Winooski be covered with a dome as a means of saving energy, snow removal and other municpal costs. The suggestion was especially interesting to Community Development Director Mark Tigan, who vigorously investigated the possibility, making national (and apparently, worldwide) news in the process. More than one aaplication to the US Department of Energy, asking for funds to study the idea, were turned down, and the enthusiam went away. But that’s not the end of it…

In July of 2008, Virtual Vermont Internet Magazine received an inquiry from Chen Bai of Shanghai, asking for information on Winooski’s “giant umbrella.” Seems that Bai’s daughter’s 6th grade textbook contains a writeup about a clear plastic umbrella covering the city (supported by an 11-story central tube) which can be opened and closed at will. The story is apparently quite popular in mainland China. Bai sent pictures of the textbook cover and the article itself, along with a translation (all available here). The texbook even contains an artist’s concept of what Winooski looks like, complete with hot air balloons, under its umbrella (there’s no resemblance that we can discern). We provided Bai with the real story. See this article from the Burlington Free Press.

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Local Windshield Replacement

Getting The Most Out Of Your Local Windshield Replacement Shop

Finding a great Auto Glass Shop
is not so hard if you know exactly what you are looking for and what you are
willing to accept. However, it is not always a guarantee that your local
windshield repair business of choice will offer you the high quality of service
that you have paid for. More often than not, this is a fault on the
professional’s part. However, there is a lot that you as the car owner can do
to ensure that you get full value for your monetary investment. In this case,
the secret is learning to ask all the right questions. Below are 4 very
important questions that you need to ask your local vehicle glass and mirror
repair business to ensure that you get the most out of this association.

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4 Important Questions To Ask Your Local Windshield Replacement Guy

1. What needs to be repaired or replaced?

There are several reasons why you
as the vehicle owner would require soliciting the services of a mobile window
and glass shop. In most cases, all you see are signs of a problem. It may be a
crack, or peeling seals or even full immobility. In these and many other cases,
you would require professional consultation in order to figure out what the
problem is. One of the most important questions then is whether the window or
glass requires simple repairs or full replacement. This usually determines a
lot including how long you will have to wait and how much you will have to pay
for the services.

2. How long will it take to finish the repairs?

The other very important question
to ask is for an expected deadline. This allows you to arrange your affairs in
order to avoid inconveniences. Finding out the expected date for the completion
of the project is also important as it allows you to gauge the business’s
reliability. A reliable business keeps promises and observes deadlines and is
as a result worthy of consideration for future consultations and repairs.

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3. How much will it cost?

The other very important question
to ask before working with a professional in this industry is how much it will
cost for the services. This is important especially comparatively as it allows
you to narrow down on the best deals around you. The charges vary with services
and it is therefore very important to ensure that you get this information
early in the business relationship.

4. Can I get a quote?

Finally, it is important to as
for a formal quote from the business. This is important for very many reasons.
However, the most important one is that the quote protects you from being
blindsided by the business during the product. It is therefore very important
to ensure that you ask for this if you wish to make the most of the services from
your local windshield replacement professionals.

Bottom line

Getting answers to the 4 key
questions above is one of the most important things to do if you want the
services made available as requested. In this case, you will know exactly what
to expect in terms of results, timing, cost and a lot more.

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WELCOME!


Crash Auto Glass is a Vermont Family owned company that has been in business since 1988. We specialize in windshield replacement and windshield repairs for all makes and models, foreign and domestic.

Along with windshield replacements and repairs we also replace:

  • Black Glass
  • Side Mirrors
  • Vent Glass
  • Quarter Glass
  • Door Glass

Auto Glass Shop

Our trained professional technicians perform services for both commercial and retail clients.  We will come to your home or work place to repair or replace your auto glass. Even on those days when the weather will not permit us to take care of your auto glass outside, we have convenient locations for you to take your vehicle to for us to perform the work. Our technicians work quickly and carefully and genuinely care about doing the job right the first time.

We understand that your time is very valuable; this is why it is our goal at Crash Auto Glass to make your windshield replacement or windshield repair as convenient as possible. We will direct bill all insurance companies, and make the necessary phone calls to your insurance company.

At Crash Auto Glass we take pride in our work and will warranty your windshield replacement against leaking or stress cracks for as long as you own your vehicle. We will also repair any chip that you may get in your windshield after a replacement for as long as you own the vehicle, providing the chip is not in the drivers line of vision.

Here at Crash Auto Glass you will find no gimmicks, no games, and no fancy jingles. Where a handshake is still your best warranty. We are here Monday thru Friday from  7:00 – 5:00 for all your auto glass needs.

We service Addison County, Caledonia County, Chittenden County, Franklin County, Grand Isle County, Lamoille County, Orleans County and Washington County. Including Burlington, Winooski, Colchester, Middlebury, St. Albans, Waterbury, Vregennes, Swanton, Stowe, and Morristown.

Please call us the next time you are in need of a windshield replacement, you will not be disappointed. We provide services in Burlington and other areas in Vermont. To find out more about our services, visit our ‘Contact’ page or call us at 1-888-292-0972.


We proudly serve the following areas of Vermont: Areas Served



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