tire types

What You Need to Know about Tire Types

If you’re purchasing tires for the first time, the process of choosing different tire types might be intimidating. But it doesn’t have to be. There are plenty of things to take into consideration like tire sizing, type of driving, and the make and model of your car. Think about it; when it comes to athletic shoes, some people value weight over durability, or tread over looks. So what do you value? … Continue reading

driving in the rain

Driving in the Rain Safety:
Because They Don’t Make Rain Tires

While it’s true that many of us think of rain as a springtime worry, we also know that summer can bring its own dose of the wet stuff. I’m here in Cleveland, and one of the biggest perks of living in the Midwest is a summer thunderstorm. So much fun! Unless, of course, you’re driving. While “rain tires” don’t necessarily exist, the grooves in any tire are designed to remove … Continue reading

Spring Tires for Spring? Not Exactly

For folks who swap their tires throughout the year, you got your winter tires and you got your summer tires. So… what about the other two seasons? There aren’t separate seasonal tires for spring and fall because summer tires are actually for more than just summer. They’re also called three-season tires. Rather than think of winter and summer tires as season-specific, think of them as temperature-specific. You have your cold … Continue reading