The Future of Auto-Body Repair

As with any industry that has been around for a long time, auto-body repair trade has evolved over the years, experiencing changes that are inevitable. Automation has played a key role in many manufacturing processes and has been both a blessing and a curse – depending of course on the type of business and the … [Read more…]

The Different Jobs of an Auto-Body Specialist

There are many different responsibilities that fall under the umbrella of an auto-body repair specialist. Included in those duties are the standard things that most people are aware of like the removal of dents and dings in the body of your automobile through the many different processes that they employ for those tasks using a … [Read more…]

Auto-Body Repair: The Gamble

In many cases where a vehicle gets into a smaller type of accident, like a shopping cart rolling into your car or truck when you are shopping at the local mall, causing a smallish ding or dent in the vehicle’s door or bumper or whatever part of the vehicle that the cart strikes, or there … [Read more…]

The Importance of Proper Car Painting

The job of painting your vehicle when it is still at the factory is for the most part an automated process that is done when the car or truck is still in a very raw form and has yet to be outfitted with most of essentials like mirrors and bumpers and the like. The paint … [Read more…]

Dent Removal: The Process

Removing dents and dings from your car or truck or whatever other type of automobile you own is is not only very important from the perspective of making sure that the damage does not get worse but also from an appearance point of view for many, after all who wants to drive around with a … [Read more…]

Frame Damage to Your Vehicle

Another very important aspect of what an auto-body repair person is responsible for is to make sure that the undercarriage of your car is properly aligned and everything is exactly where it is supposed to be. Many times when a vehicle is involved in an accident, one of the things that can happen is that … [Read more…]

Learning the Trade

In a time when it seems that every young person wants to be involved in the Information Technology business or the computer or, again, in some field of the software industry there is a huge shortage of people who want to enter the trades such as tool and die makers, plumbers, electricians and even mechanics … [Read more…]

Wheel Refinishing

Other than fixing the body of your vehicle and making sure that the appearance is tip top and your car looks they way it did when it came off the assembly line, auto-body repair specialists are also responsible for making sure that your frame is properly aligned and in perfect order to maintain the safety … [Read more…]