Avoid These Mistakes When Spray Painting Your Car

Posted on: 13 March 2017
You can repaint your own car with spray paint meant for metal; this can be done on the entire car body for a brand new look, or along one section to add a new coat of paint after accident repairs. While this is a difficult job, a car owner can do this on their own if they take the time to prepare the car and then apply the paint properly. Note a few mistakes to avoid if you decide to handle your own car spray painting, so you know the job will be done right.
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Answers to the Most Commonly Asked Questions About Paintless Dent Repair

Posted on: 25 April 2016
Paintless dent repair can be a good choice for minor dents and dings on your car, in order to restore your car to its original appearance as easily as possible. If you've been recommended to try paintless dent repair on your car, note a few questions you might have about the process and then discuss these with a repair shop if you need more information. 1. Does paintless dent repair mean it just doesn't involve new paint?
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Paint Stripping Your Vehicle at Home

Posted on: 16 December 2015
The process of paint stripping your vehicle can be extremely dirty and time consuming, especially if you own a car with very old paint. It may take up to a few days for you to fully strip the vehicle successfully of its old paint. When looking to strip your vehicle, there are lots of methods that you could use, but remember to only centre your attention on one part of the vehicle at once.
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Questions to Ask a Smash Repair Shop After an Accident

Posted on: 20 November 2015
A smash repair shop, such as ACT Auto Body Works, should not only get your car back to its original condition and appearance after an accident, but they should also work with you when it comes to your insurance claim. They may be more skilled at handling the paperwork for your claim and will know all the steps involved. Before you take your car in for smash repairs following any accident, note a few questions to ask the shop so you know they'll be most helpful and get the repairs done properly.
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