Dee's Windshield Repair Partners with Windshield Replacement
Dee Berge-Morse, owner of Dee's Windshield Repair Inc. and a member of
the National Windshield Repair Association (NWRA) board of directors,
has formed a partnership arrangement with New View Auto Glass, a replacement-only
company she has shared a working relationship with over the past five
Timothy Kludt is the owner of New View Auto Glass.
"We have been passing jobs back and forth for years and when I found
that I had to move because Harley-Davis was taking over all the space
in the building where we had been located, Tim suggested to me that we
join forces," said Berge-Morse. "It seemed to me that we would
make a good match," she added.
The two companies have opened a joint location in Midway City, Calif.,
from which they do business, but they retain their separate corporate
identities and staff. "Dee's Windshield Repair is not changing its
ethics," she explained. "We are still repair only, but now we
can service customers better for both our repair and New View's replacement
capabilities. Each of us offers a complementary service."
New View's primary business is mobile, while Dee's does repair in-shop.
"They are out in the vans replacing the glass and we are here in
the shop doing the repair," she explained. "We've merged our
businesses to share expenses and to offer customers either service that
Previously, New View Auto Glass had been located in Stanton. The new location
in Midway City is about two miles from Dee's old location, and Berge-Morse
does not think it will be a problem for her customers to find the new
Dee's made the move last Monday, March 6. Berge-Morse said that the company
had been open every day, although they were partially down just before
it took place and they were taking walk-in customers only during the period.
Long-time Dee's Windshield Repair employee Gaspar (J.R). Sanchez, who
has worked for Dee's for 11 years, has also made the move to the new location.
The new phone number is 714/890-1347.
Berge-Morse stated that she feels very comfortable combining with Kludt's
replacement service. "They do good work. They offer a lifetime warranty
against leakage," he pointed out.