• How New Aluminum Bodies Affect Body Repair

    How New Aluminum Bodies Affect Body Repair

    Aluminum may seem like an exotic material, but it’s been a part of the auto industry since the turn of the last century, and there’s a good chance your car has at least a few aluminum body parts. Here are some things you probably don’t know about this material. It’s Been Around a Long Time

  • The Stages of Auto Repair

    The Stages of Auto Repair

    What happens to your car when you bring it to a body shop, and why does it take longer and cost more than other automotive repairs? When the value of your vehicle, its drivability and its safety are on the line, it takes a lot more work to fix than getting an oil change. These

  • 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

  • How to Protect Your Car After Collision Repairs

    How to Protect Your Car After Collision Repairs

    Your car may look like new when it rolls out of the auto body shop, but the collision repair isn’t 100% complete. New paint can take a long time to harden, and until that happens, it’s still susceptible to damage. These tips will help you protect your new paint job until it’s just as tough

  • How to Protect Your Car from Sun Damage

    How to Protect Your Car from Sun Damage

    Heat and UV light can wreak havoc on your car’s paint and interior, but by taking a few preventative steps, you can limit the damage and keep your car looking good for years to come. Why Does the Sun Damage My Car? The sun pumps out a lot of electromagnetic radiation, and that radiation takes

  • 7 Collision Repair Myths

    7 Collision Repair Myths

    Accidents are stressful, which can lead you to make mistakes when getting your car repaired. Knowing the truth behind these common collision repair myths can help you make the right choices when you need body work. You Must Use the Shop Recommended by Your Insurance Company If you have a preferred shop, or you want

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