It's easy to forget about your brakes and how important they are to your safety. Most people forget about their brakes until they are driving with their windows down and hear that unmistakeable brake screech. Screeching brakes are not only annoying and embarrassing, they can be dangerous. Your brakes take a beating during the harsh Milwaukee winters filled with snow, ice, and salt. The screeching coming from your brakes in the summertime is their call for help and your wake up call to get them replaced. Screeching brakes is only one of many signs that your brakes are needing replacement.