scrape

Car Touch Up – Audi TT Scrape

Car Touch Up – Audi TT Scrape

Car touch up on this Audi was going to be tricky.  This color is discontinued and was a bit rare to begin with so when the customer said it was a pearl gray we didn't know what to expect.  He provided pictures of the damage but most pictures don't show the true, full effects of the colors well.  We admit, we were intimidated by the color as it is so different from most stock paint colors.  We were...

Read more...

Car Touch Up for Multiple Panels

Car Touch Up for Multiple Panels

Many of our customers don't have us perform car touch up on just a single panel.  People who know they may accumulate a little more over time wait a bit, if they can bare with the initial blemishes. Naturally, if we have already performed work on your car and you need to come back for a "refresher" touch up session, we always give you a discounted rate.  We are here to help you look as good as you want...

Read more...

Car Touch Up on Multiple Paint Damage Types

Car Touch Up on Multiple Paint Damage Types

Car touch up comes in especially handy for those who have a hard time adjusting to their extremely small parking garages.  No matter how this person approached their garage the war was never won. :(  Over $3000 in work at the body shop made much easier on the eyes (and the pocket) by our mobile car touch up services.  This repair was performed right outside that intimidatingly small garage opening....

Read more...

Car Touch Up on Audi R8 – Caution: Low bumpers

Car Touch Up on Audi R8 – Caution: Low bumpers

Cars that are lower to the ground tend to need frequent car touch ups.  They look more aggressive and handle better but, in turn, collect more rock chips, road rash and low scrapes.  Chances are you paid a lot of money to either purchase a car that came with this stance stock or you paid a lot of money to modify your car yourself.  Either way, we don't think you should also have to shell out a...

Read more...

Car Touch Up and Some Heart for Christmas

Car Touch Up and Some Heart for Christmas

  We recently had someone call us and say that a co-worker hit their BMW 3 series in their company parking lot and that they needed a quote on car touch up.  Usually, anytime someone says the damage was caused by someone else, and that they know who did it, we remind our customers that if they go through their insurance their premiums won't rise and they aren't responsible for the deductible,...

Read more...

Hit and runs… AHHH! TG for Car Touch Up Services!

Hit and runs… AHHH!  TG for Car Touch Up Services!

Ever come out after grocery shopping and find that someone hit your car?! This customer did. If you are super lucky someone will leave a note but in most cases people will try to get away with what they can knowing a body shop repair will cost a fortune. If you don't have an insurance policy that covers this type of situation you still don't have to live with it. We can hide it with our car touch...

Read more...

Touch Up Car Paint Scrapes

Touch Up Car Paint Scrapes

You don't have to drive a minivan to misjudge proximity. Sometimes a long-nosed car will get you too. Can you imagine what the body shop would charge for this? A whole lot more just because it's a Mercedes-Benz and even more because it's am AMG we'd bet. This customer didn't even bother getting a quote from a body shop and we don't blame him. Silver is a hard color to touch up but sometimes we can get pretty...

Read more...

Car paint damage – Touch up a scrape

Car paint damage – Touch up a scrape

Minivans are BIG.  Even all the technology of backup sensors and cameras can't save you sometimes.  Though gold is up there with one of the hardest colors to repair with touch up, sometimes it comes out pretty well and is much less noticeable than if you had just left it alone.  The difficulty is that gold and many very light colors are actually more fleck than actual color.  If you don't get the fleck...

Read more...

Touch Up for Car Trim

Touch Up for Car Trim

It used to be that any time your car's trim piece was damaged along with the painted panels it meant you had to replace the trim. In many cases it isn't necessary. In this case a large chunk was taken out of the unpainted plastic bumper trim. Unfortunately, we didn't take the "before" picture of this damage in it's original state before we sanded it, but it was quite deep. Any smooth surface is much...

Read more...

Touch up for pole scrapes.

Touch up for pole scrapes.

If you are embarrassed you've hit something stationary, hopefully we can make you feel better by reminding you that you are not alone!  Most everyone bumps into something eventually no matter what they drive.  You would think it would happen less to cars that have back up sensors but they usually just end up being one more thing that gets damaged and needing to be replaced.  Touch up can work wonders...

Read more...