Is Car Paint Protection Worth It?

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Car dealerships and the average Vancouver auto body shop are notorious for getting you to spend a bit more on add-ons when you are looking to buy a new car. One of the products they are fond of selling is paint protection.  Is it worth it? Are they using clever marketing to squeeze out more money from you? We’ll go over the … Read More

4 Ways to Retain Your Car’s Value

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Your car’s value begins to decrease the moment you leave the dealership. In fact, it’s estimated to lose 11% the moment you step out of the dealership and then, gradually, 15% to 25% every year after. Even with depreciation expected, it’s beneficial to know how to take care of your car in order to preserve as much car market value … Read More

Stay Safe With These Simple Winter Driving Tips

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From new drivers to seasoned ones, everyone can use a refresher when it comes to winter driving. Our winter is just about to kick-off, with that comes the snow piles and below zero conditions. Depending on where you are in Canada, your province will have its own set of laws pertaining to winter driving regulations, including the requirement of winter … Read More

5 Things Every Car Owner Needs

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No matter where you’re driving, from bustling city streets to muddy off-road trails, every vehicle experiences issues from time to time. As such, it’s crucial that you’re prepared for when the dreaded day arrives. Whether you’re an experienced driver or brand new behind the wheel, auto issues require patience, deep breaths, and the right tools. While it’s always best to … Read More

Which Car Colours Best Hide Scratches and Small Dents?

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Unfortunately, cars get scratched and dented quite easily. Whether a car parks too closely and clips your door, or gravel flies up from the highway and chips your paint, cars are prone to minor dings. As common as minor damages are, they’re still undesirable for many car owners. If you’re looking to minimize the appearance of these little imperfections, you … Read More

How Often Should You Detail Your Car?

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Are you looking to preserve that ‘new car smell’? Perhaps you’re looking to protect your investment for a resell down the road. Either way, regular detailing is a great way to maintain a clean aesthetic without keeping your car locked away under a tarp. Here’s how you can keep your car looking and feeling like new: Car Detailing From morning … Read More

Why Should Use a Ceramic Coat for Your Car

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The appearance of your vehicle’s paint finish can make a big impression as you drive around a cosmopolitan city like Vancouver. A clean coat of paint, finished to perfection can definitely turn heads. So the question then becomes, how do I make sure my car looks its best? The simple answer is this: Use a ceramic coat on your car’s … Read More

COVID-19 Announcement

To our Valued Clients: We’re sure that most of you are aware of the COVID-19 Pandemic that is sweeping through the world this year. As your trusted Auto Body Shop, we thought we would let you know the extra measures we are taking to ensure the safety and health of our Customers, Employees and the Local Community. At the beginning … Read More

Everything You Need To Know About Eco-friendly Paint

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Lots of things these days are a taking a turn toward more environmentally friendly options, from plastic waste to the foods we choose to eat. And the car industry is no exception. While there are efforts to encourage more electric vehicles on the roads with government subsidies and a wider range of options, there is also a push from manufacturers … Read More

Winter Tires in Vancouver will keep you out of the body shop

We’ve all seen the videos of Vancouver drivers who are unprepared for snowy days. They struggle to get up hills or out of parking lots, spinning their tires to no avail. While it can be amusing to watch, the truth is that driving without winter tires is actually very dangerous. It puts everyone in the vicinity in harm’s way when … Read More