Have you decided to do a complete restoration on an older car? Learn more about proper body work repairs.

How Difficult Is it to Repair Aluminum?

17 March 2017
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In the never-ending search for lighter and stronger materials, a growing number of automakers are turning to aluminum alloy as an alternative to traditional steel. As a result, auto body shops and dealerships across the U.S. are faced with the prospect of potentially tougher and more expensive repairs. But exactly how difficult is it to repair an aluminum body or chassis and how does that affect a typical collision repair shop's ability to repair it? Read More …

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Body Work Basics: Tips For First-Time Restorers

Proper body work repairs require careful attention, especially when you're working with classic cars. I decided to do a complete restoration on an older car that I inherited from my grandfather, but I had to do a lot of learning to ensure that I did the body work right. I created this site as a way to chronicle everything that I learned along the way. I hope that the voice of my experience can help you gain the confidence to tackle a project like this yourself. With the right tools and understanding, you can restore your favorite classic or even repair your newer car after an accident.