Posts Categorized: Hail Damage

When and Where Do Hailstorms Most Commonly Occur?

You can be caught in a hailstorm at a moment’s notice in just about any part of the entire country. Hailstorms can be unpredictable, and they can do a lot of damage to vehicles since people don’t usually realize they’re coming. But there are specific places where hailstorms are more common than in other places,… Read more »

Why Paintless Dent Repair is the Right Choice After a Hailstorm

Hailstorms are just a part of life in many areas of the country, particularly during the summer months. Unfortunately, these storms often result in considerable damage to property, including vehicles that are hit by hailstones. In fact, hailstorms cause billions of dollars’ worth of damage each year in the U.S. Here’s why paintless dent repair… Read more »

Where Do Hail Storms Come From?

Hail storms – and the resulting hail damage – is just a fact of life in many areas. Summer means sunshine, warm temperatures, longer days, and hail storms. While they may be a common phenomenon in many states during the summer months, did you ever wonder what causes hail storms? Hail stones are formed during… Read more »

Should You Buy a Car Damaged by a Hailstorm?

In certain areas of the country, hailstorms are frequent and intense. When hailstorms hit, they can do a lot of damage to many things, including cars. Should you buy a car damaged by a hailstorm? Most likely the answer is yes, but you have to consider certain things first, before making that final payment and… Read more »

Tips for Driving Safely if you’re Stuck in a Hailstorm

Driving during a hailstorm can be incredibly dangerous, so if you suspect that one is coming your way, you should try to stay off the road at all costs. However, if you get stuck in a hailstorm while driving, there are steps you can take to prevent hail from doing too much damage to you… Read more »

All in a Day’s Dents

If you own a car, you know that anything from a stray baseball to a severe hailstorm can lead to serious dents in your car, but what are the odds of these dents happening frequently? Well, according to TWC News, in Austin, Texas, the three worst hailstorms in recorded history have all happened in the… Read more »

Hail by the Numbers

You might not necessarily think of hail as a major threat to your vehicle, but every single year, hail does more than $1 billion worth of damage to crops and property, according to the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration. There were more than 5,000 major hail storms throughout the United States in 2015 alone, with states… Read more »

Benefits of Winter: No Hail Storms

Winter can be a tough time of the year for vehicle owners for a number of reasons. Snow and ice often make driving conditions difficult for those who live our part of the country where cold weather marks the winter months. Colder temperatures can also cause engine troubles for those who don’t winterize their vehicles… Read more »