Driving Tips for Texas Drivers in the Winter Months

Driving Tips for Texas Drivers in the Winter Months

Houston, Texas has mostly dry and cool winters, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a chance of temperatures dropping below freezing. Sometimes colder temperatures and precipitation in Texas can cause for slick roads and safety hazards when driving. It’s always important to be aware of these conditions when out on the road.

Traffic jam in Texas

Here are Some Safety Tips for Driving this Season

North Texas is going through major highway construction projects due to population growth, traffic, and congestion in major cities. Road closures, lane merging, and other closings will occur on highways such as the Sam Rayburn Tollway and the Austin Bridge and Road.

Be very cautious of these construction projects that will be going on because traffic might increase. The possibility of an accident will increase due to construction. If you’re not careful while driving, you can have a dent in your car.

Slippery Roads from Ice

Although temperature sin Houston are usually mild and cool, freezing temperatures can sometimes occur overnight. If there is a mix of rain and freezing temperatures, it can cause slippery and icy roads. Be sure to be careful when driving on the road during these weather conditions. Car dents can happen to your car if you slip on the road and hit a pole, tree, or another car.

Hailstorms can also do damage to your car as well. If the weather gets down below freezing temperatures, hail can start to fall on your car, which can cause dents. Make sure you keep your car stored away if this happens.

Dent Sharks

At Dent Sharks, we specialize in paintless dent repair for every car including luxury cars. Paintless dent repair consists of a unique process by targeting pressure points around the dent while the metal returns to its normal shape without using paint, buffers or other compounds to cover the dents.

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What is Paintless Dent Repair?

What is Paintless Dent Repair?

Car dents happen so frequently, and many people get frustrated when the dent is worse than they thought. There are many ways to prevent dents, but some come suddenly, and there are no ways around them. Paintless dent repair is a different way to fix those unwanted dings and dents on your car. How itContinue Reading

Car Dents Happen Often. Here’s What to Look Out for

Car Dents Happen Often. Here’s What to Look Out for

Car dents are never enjoyable, and many of them happen without us knowing.  If you’re aware of your surroundings, you can decrease your chances of getting a car dent. We don’t want you to have to take your car in to repair a dent, but if it happens, make sure to contact Dent Sharks! CommonContinue Reading

How to Avoid Car Dents This Summer

How to Avoid Car Dents This Summer

Summer is here, which means there will be plenty of joyrides in your day-to-day vehicle or your summer luxury car. It is very easy to get a dent in your car all year round, but we want you to be reminded of the safety tips to not get them in the summer. For the GarageContinue Reading

Paintless Dent Repair vs Traditional Dent Repair

Paintless Dent Repair vs Traditional Dent Repair

When something goes wrong with your car, you think, “How much money is this going to cost me now?” It can be extremely annoying when your car gets a dent, so making sure you get it fixed as soon as possible won’t make a dent to your wallet in the future. What’s the difference? PaintlessContinue Reading

Steps to Take After Your Car Has Been Dented

Oh no! There’s been a hailstorm or a parking lot mishap, and now your car has an unsightly dent or two. It’s certainly an annoyance, but don’t panic. Instead, take these steps after your car has been dented: Record information If the other driver is still around, ask for his or her insurance and contactContinue Reading

Shocking Facts About Hail

Shocking Facts About Hail

There are more than 6,000 major hail storms that take place all across the country every year. As a result, there’s a good chance that you’ve been involved in at least one of them throughout the course of your life. But even if hail storms are regular events in your city or town, there isContinue Reading

Watch Out for Stray Carts, Holiday Shoppers!

Watch Out for Stray Carts, Holiday Shoppers!

The holiday season is officially upon us, and with Thanksgiving in our rear view, it’s time to focus on the ramping up of holiday shopping. During the days between Thanksgiving and Christmas, malls, shopping centers and other retailers are filled with people looking for the perfect gifts for their friends, family or significant others, andContinue Reading

Remove Dents from Your High-End or Luxury Car

Remove Dents from Your High-End or Luxury Car

Seeing a dent on your beautiful high-end or luxury car can leave a horrible feeling in the pit of your stomach. Many have spent years dreaming about getting their dream vehicle, and seeing it dented – whether from a fender bender, a stray cart or a freak hail storm – can really be upsetting. That’sContinue Reading

Fire and Ice – Why We Don’t Use Heat or Dry Ice on Dents

Your car is more than just how you get from point A to point B. It is a reflection of you. Your car should be a symbol of pride and you want it to always look its best. Sometimes that is not always easy. After all, cars endure a lot of abuse, from exposure toContinue Reading