• Paint Contamination: Where It Comes From and How it Harms Your Car’s Finish

    Paint Contamination: Where It Comes From and How it Harms Your Car’s Finish

    Without protection from dust, oil and other contaminants, even the best-applied paint can end up looking terrible. Paint contaminants can take many forms, and knowing where they come from can help you identify paint contamination, whether it’s from botched collision repair or from day-to-day exposure. Fallout  No, it’s not the type left by nuclear explosions. In

  • What Causes Paint to Chip?

    What Causes Paint to Chip?

    While major paint damage is becoming rarer as coatings technology improves, all vehicles will have chipped paint at some point. What causes these chips, and what can you do to prevent them? Why Does Paint Chip? The harder something strikes paint, the more likely it will chip off. However, if the paint is in good

  • Common Causes of Paint Damage

    Common Causes of Paint Damage

    Bad paint doesn’t just hurt the look of your vehicle, it can seriously eat into its resale value. By addressing common causes of paint damage, you can protect your ride and your investment. Bird Droppings Thanks to a diet high in acidic berries, birds have caustic droppings that eat through paint. These droppings also contain

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