Fabulous Finds

Glass repair company cracking it with affordable service

Local emergency glass repairs company Glass and Allied Industries has received praise for their great service and affordable prices.

CapeTalk listener Anik wrote in to compliment the Cape Town business for their comparatively low rates for repairing the broken side-mirror in cars.

Instead of removing the entire fitting unnecessarily, the company replaces only the broken glass at just R195.

The Salt River-based business is celebrating 26 years and has grown their service offering over the years.

Owner Sinclair Broadhurst says they started off only offering glass repair, mirror installation and window tinting.

Glass and Allied Industries then expanded into a niche market, offering special services for aluminium windows and doors.

Broadhurst says his company is now well-established and marketed as a result of a strong referral system.

They offer commercial, residential and industrial services and opened Monday to Friday from 07h30.

We are also willing to accommodate anyone who needs repairs done. There's no job too big or too small for us to handle.

Sinclair Broadhurst, owner at Glass and Allied

Call 021 447 3113 to learn more or visit their website.

Read More

LISTEN: Daredevil motorist drives off Chapman’s Peak to escape authorities

A 32-year-old man has been hospitalised after he plunged off Chapman’s Peak Drive, while dodging police and a R42 toll gate fee.

Animal gym rehabilitates Cape's beloved pets

Qualified veterinary nurse Mandy McCue started Animal Fitness Centre and uses her skills by helping pets recover through therapy.

UK drinks mag raises a glass to Wellington winery for ethical farming

The Bosman Family Vineyards won the title of Ethical Company of the Year as part of the magazine's Green Business Awards.

32 passengers injured after three-way MyCiti crash

Three MyCiti buses have been involved in a collision at Cape Town's Civic Centre station leaving several commuters injured.

PG Glass CEO denies claims of industry collusion

The Competition Commission will probe claims of collusion between glass companies, PG Glass, Glasfit, Shatterprufe and Digicall.

Popular articles
Ruda Landman (fearless former Carte Blanche anchor) opens up about money

Ruda Landman (fearless former Carte Blanche anchor) opens up about money

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Landman about her attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

Steam rooms and saunas will be closed from Wednesday at Virgin Actives in CT

Steam rooms and saunas will be closed from Wednesday at Virgin Actives in CT

The gym will be imposing strict measures to save and use water wisely across the city.

Emergency doctor says Henri van Breda's injuries were superficial

Emergency doctor says Henri van Breda's injuries were superficial

The wounds sustained by axe murder Henri van Breda continue to be scrutinised in court as the State calls another medical expert.

How Beaufort-West survived its worst drought in history

How Beaufort-West survived its worst drought in history

In light of the current drought in Cape Town, Kieno Kammies finds out what measures were used in Beaufort-West.

'Red Tie Guy'  who captured the world's attention during an Obama speech dies

'Red Tie Guy' who captured the world's attention during an Obama speech dies

Stellenbosch University's Goldfields Residence confirmed the news of Mikhail Hendricks death in a social media post on Friday.

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.