A smash and grab crime is typically characterized by a criminal smashing through vehicle windows while the car is at a standstill either at a traffic light or while the driver is stuck in slow moving traffic and snatching valuables that are visible from the outside.
The horrific act puts the driver and passengers in a few moments of silent paralysis which allows them just enough time to get hold of your valuables and escape the scene. This leaves the motorist traumatized and makes them feel victimized for a long while. more…
A chip or crack on your windscreen is an expense that you can’t predict. Worse still would be to discover that your car has been broken into by smashing either your driver or passenger windows. Whether you are a native of the city or you are visiting for business or vacation, you need a partner who specializes in glass fitment in Cape Town who can help get you back on the road as quickly as possible.
According to Arrive Alive, as long as your view if the road is not obstructed you are legally allowed to drive your car. If your view of the road however is obstructed, you must have your car towed to the nearest glass fitment centre in Cape Town. The next step is to have your windscreen or passenger window assessed as soon as possible in order to determine the level of damage and what repairs need to be done. more…
When you are looking to renovate the windows in your home or business, aluminium windows are a great option to consider. Bellville Glass Centre is a professional fitter of aluminium windows in Cape Town.
Aluminium as a material recyclable which means that it is a cost effective option and is an environmentally conscious buy. The fact that it is recyclable means that sourcing the aluminium is relatively easy and you will not have to wait for newly manufactured materials. more…
We hate to be the bearer of bad news, but yes- the smallest chip or crack in your windscreen can have unfortunate disastrous effects in the long run. Bellville Glass Centre is the ultimate windscreen replacement specialist.
The occasion of harsh winds, hailstorms or just inevitable fragile glass being a problem paves the way for windscreens to shatter. Windscreens are made of two layers of glass with a more flexible polyvinyl material.
With the rate of crime rate in South Africa, installing smash and grab windows on one’s car has become more than fashionable, but a crucial safety feature to have. Most hijackers study the car interior before breaking in, and clear windows on your car will only enhance the process of you getting robbed. Smash and grab windows has undoubtedly more benefits to car owners than simply making the car look cool – it has become a necessity in Cape Town due to the increased number of attacks occurring on a daily basis.
At Belville Glass Centre, we have auto glass technicians. An auto glass technician is a person who’s responsible for installing and repairing automotive glass at an Auto Glass Gentre. In an auto glass centre, you will find quite a couple of technicians who are responsible for different kinds of repair tasks.
Windscreen shops have, over the years grown in leaps and bounds due to the ever increasing automobiles in towns and cities of South Africa. The windscreen of a car, bus or motorbike is basically the front window. Modern safety glass are mostly made of laminated safety glass, which is a type of treated glass consisting of two curved sheets of glass with a plastic layer laminated between them for safety, and are bonded into the window frame. For motorbikes, the windscreens are often made of high-impact acrylic plastic.
Aluminium Doors and Windows has gained popularity as an alternative framing material, compared to steel and wood; it is used by many contractors for residential and commercial buildings. Aluminium windows and doors are aesthetically appealing and add a modern touch to any architectural building design. With new technology and advances in fabrication, aluminium doors and windows are no longer restricted to one function and colour. There are a variety of styles available for both residential and commercial buildings, making it easy for customers to custom design their own doors and windows.
A well maintained car that looks and runs efficiently is every driver’s pride. Unfortunately despite all your best efforts, your car is bound to sustain minor damages daily. Nothing is more frustrating for a driver than a cracked windscreen. Most of these cracks are caused by objects impacting the glass; often other cars on the road will cause objects such as rocks to damage your car. Bellville Glass Centre is an independent leader within the auto glass fitment industry. We also aim to provide all glass related information with our valued customers; by knowing what conditions to avoid, you can also avoid constantly repairing your windshield.