Picky About Touch-Up

Would you believe me if I told you that, as car paint touch-up artists, our customers apologize to us all the time? Usually this apology sounds something like, “I’m sorry I’m so picky, but the car is new!” Or they might say, “I’m sorry, I know it’s just a small chip, but I can’t NOT […]

Touch-up for Car Collectors

As a car collector, you’re probably very particular about even the tiniest bit of paint damage on your vehicles. You probably also know that having a panel resprayed at a body shop could drastically reduce the value of your car. Even though the respray may have been for a single rock-chip, that extra layer of […]

FAQ: Appointments with PaintCraft

Over the years, we’ve gotten hundreds of questions from our customers. We’ve compiled the most common ones to answer them for you right here! Many of them pertain to our services specifically. We’re an expert car paint touch-up company servicing LA and Orange Counties in Southern California. Here’s everything you might want to know before […]

Expectations vs. Reality: Car Paint Touch-Up

We try our best to make sure our customers’ expectations for touch-up results are as close to reality as possible before we begin. We want you to be happy when the job is done, not disappointed. This can be a tough task since everyone has different opinions, and touch-up can be quite subjective. Just as […]

Is auto touch-up paint permanent?

If you’ve recently incurred a few chips or scratches in your car’s paint, you’re probably looking to make them disappear. You have a few different options depending on the extent of the damage and your unique situation. (We wrote another blog post on those options here.) If you’ve decided that touch-up is the way to […]

Why You Should Sell Your Car Now

Penks GMC and Buick

Do you have a used car that you’ve been thinking about selling? Now is actually the best time to get rid of that car you barely use that’s just taking up space in the driveway. The global microchip shortage has resulted in crazy-low inventories at dealerships, leaving them desperate for cars to sell. The shortage […]

Wet Sanding a Car Scratch

Wet sanding is exactly what it sounds like: sanding with water. It may sound risky to use sandpaper on your car, and that’s because it is. However, there are times when it’s very useful for getting rid of pesky paint scratches at a very low cost. You just need to know when wet sanding is […]

How much does car paint repair cost?

So you found a ding in your car’s paint. Maybe you put it there, maybe someone (or something) else did. It’s not the worst thing in the world, but it sure does make your nice, shiny toy feel a bit less magnificent. If you’ve never had to deal with this before now, you’re probably wondering, […]

PaintCraft Car Paint Repair: Who We Are

Paintcraft team photo

We humans love a good story. Sometimes, we’ll even settle for a mediocre story just to see how it ends. I think we generally just want to know more, always in search of connection. In the same way that every person has a story, so does every business. Every story may not be important to […]

Repairing That Unsightly Bumper Scrape

Bumper scrape

The First Step: Accepting the Bumper Scrape It’s always disappointing when you hear that awful noise of car on cement. You look around hoping it wasn’t you, but you felt the impact – you know it was you. If you drive regularly, it’s bound to happen to you at least once. If you’re not the […]