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How To Prevent a Foggy Windshield

How To Prevent a Foggy Windshield

Minnesota winters lend to the ever frustrating dilemma of foggy windows. It’s always a  fight to find the proper interior temperature that also takes into account the chill of the outdoor air, and doesn’t inhibit your ability to drive. It is terribly inconvenient to...

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Strange Traffic Laws From Far Away

Strange Traffic Laws From Far Away

Not long ago we were able to travel the world and adventure wherever we wanted. These days COVID has changed our lives, and the world as a whole. Nothing is the way it used to be, and we seem to spend more of our time daydreaming than ever before. The best part of...

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What Happened To Antennae

What Happened To Antennae

Cars are always adapting to nuances and frustrations of models past. You often see vehicles on the market these days with small antennas boxes fixed to windshields or short stubby antennas rising at an angle from the roof of the vehicle. These wonderful adaptations to...

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The Little Things

Life is all about the little things. That’s what keeps you going, focusing on the small things to remain grateful for. The little things are also what keeps most things running. Maintenance goes a long way for ensuring the life of your possessions, and the little...

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Midwest Hail Storms

Midwest Hail Storms

Living in the Midwest gives you a certain feeling of awe storms. They are magnificent displays of what nature can do and how interesting life would be if we lived outdoors full time. In Minnesota, we see major storms all the time, but that doesn’t deny the stress...

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Best Disinfecting Practices

Best Disinfecting Practices

Thorough sanitization is a new standard of daily life. Everywhere you go there are spacing requirements and guidelines or mandates to keep you and others safe from the spread of COVID-19 and other germs. When asked to considered the germiest places you spend your...

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Sunshades Are More than Funny Foil

Sunshades Are More than Funny Foil

Have you ever gone on an errand, wandered out of the store only to find your vehicle parked next to a sedan that blinds you with a reflective chunk of strange covering their windshield? That strange shield is a sunshade, and we’re here to make a case for why you might...

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Shoutout to Minnesota’s Distracted Drivers

Between 2013 and 2018 there were 60,000 accidents due to distracted driving in Minnesota alone. That statistic accounts for a whopping one in five accidents. Distracted driving contributes to an average of 45 deaths a year, but even for those lucky to survive the...

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Let’s Talk About Options

Let’s Talk About Options

The pandemic has changed life for everyone. We know we are not alone in this. In order to find ways to support our customers during this time, we would like to hold the spotlight on a new way of estimating. Photo Estimating complies with the CDC recommendations to...

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