Rock Chip? 6 Tips to Care for Your Windshield

Rock chips can be frustrating. It’s an annoying little chip that ruins your entire windshield, and it is considered a nuisance to get it repaired. Why waste time on something so small? But this is the problem that comes with rock chips: the longer you wait, the worse it will get it. Over time, the [...]

2019-08-20T07:39:29-06:00August 19th, 2019|0 Comments

The Cost Of Windshield Replacement In Calgary

Driving with a cracked windshield isn’t worth the risk. Not only could you get a fine, but you risk getting into an accident as your vision is impaired. The windshield is the main structural support to the roof of your vehicle, and counts as 50% of the total support to the roof in the case [...]

2019-07-25T13:39:57-06:00July 23rd, 2019|0 Comments

Be Ready for Winter with an Emergency Car Kit

Be prepared for winter driving by preparing an emergency car kit and keeping it in the vehicle. The basic emergency kit for cars should include the following items:   Food that won't spoil, such as energy bars Water in plastic bottles so they won't break if frozen (change every six months) Warm blanket Extra clothing [...]

2017-07-28T02:50:47-06:00January 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

8 Simple Winter Car Care Tips

Winter is just around the corner. For many drivers, that also means the challenges of winter car ownership are just around the corner, too, like salted streets, icy roads, freezing temperatures and heavy snow. How can you make sure your car is well cared for during the difficult winter months? We've listed eight simple car [...]

2017-07-28T02:50:47-06:00October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

Cal-Alta Auto Glass in the News

The windshield is a huge part of a car’s structural integrity Calgary is one of the windshield replacement capitals of Canada. For that, we can thank the combination of frigid winter temperatures, warm Chinook winds, and the salt and gravel mixture that’s spread on the roads. In this city, according to the City of Calgary [...]

2017-07-28T02:50:47-06:00September 21st, 2016|0 Comments