The products that you use to wash and wax your car will have a significant impact on how long the paint on your car looks nice. If you use products containing certain ingredients, the clear-coat can fail and leave your car looking terrible. So, what ingredients should you find by reading the labels on each product? What should you be looking for to protect the finish of your car and what should you avoid using at all times? These and many other questions about the care of your car's paint can be found right here on my auto body blog.
26 June 2018
Whether you were just in a small auto accident or if your car has just started to show regular signs of wear and tear, then you may need a new paint job. Getting a new paint job will not only make your car look better, but it will also protect it from rusting further on down the line. When it comes to getting a new paint job for your vehicle, you have two main options: tackle the job on your own with a DIY paint job or have it professionally done.
20 April 2018
When you own a car, and you want it to look as nice as possible, you need to know how to be proactive about protection your vehicle from auto damage. Auto damage doesn't just happen when you get into a collision with another vehicle. Auto damage can happen during a hail storm when sticks fall to the ground, and from parking lot dings and scraps. That is why you need to know how to take care of your vehicle.
25 January 2018
Your car's paintjob is both aesthetically appealing and functionally practical: not only does it give your vehicle a distinct appearance, it helps to protect against minor physical damage and rust. However, just like every other part of your car, your paintjob will not last forever: understanding the reasons why you may want to repaint your vehicle can help you figure out whether or not you should schedule an appointment at your local autobody shop.
3 November 2017
The worst part about being involved in an accident is having to pay to get your vehicle repaired after the fact, especially when you consider that some auto body repairs can be very expensive. However, there are a few ways to make sure that you don't spend too much on auto body repair, such as the three listed below. Make Sure That All Work Requires Your Approval One of the main things that you should do whenever you contract a company to perform auto body repair work is to make sure that all of the work requires your approval before it is done.
26 July 2017
You go to an auto show to show off your work, but it is hit in the process. Accidents are common with cars coming and going, so you need to know how to address the problem. Before you go to an auto show, you need to have the right insurance for your classic car. It is also important to have tools and parts for quick and simple repairs. Here are the first steps you need to take when your car has been hit: