• Paint Finishes: How They’re Created, and How They Affect Collision Repair

    Paint Finishes: How They’re Created, and How They Affect Collision Repair

    There’s more to an automotive paint job than just color. With finishes including flat, matte, pearlescent, candy and more, there are a lot of ways to change the look of your car. Here’s how auto body technicians get these looks, and how they can affect the way your vehicle is repaired. What Goes into Painting

  • 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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