In the event of an accident, do you know how to find a reliable auto body repair shop? Here are helpful tips on how to find an auto body repair shop that you can trust.
According to an article at angieslist.com, “What to Consider When Looking for an Auto Body Shop”
“How to find an auto body repair shop
When your car’s body is damaged, you want it repaired as quickly as possible. But don’t just bring your battered automobile to the first body shop you find. Take the time to search for a reputable, reliable body shop that can guarantee quality repairs.
1. Get estimates from several body shops
Unrepaired damage to car bumpers may prevent the bumper’s ability to effectively absorb subsequent impacts. (Photo courtesy of Angie’s List member Richard R.)
If it’s an insurance claim and you’re responsible for selecting the auto body work provider who will do the work (insurance companies and policies vary), you’ll definitely want to get estimates from several shops. Many body shops offer free estimates, but some may charge a relatively small fee. Get three to four estimates and share them with your insurance company if necessary.
2. Learn more about the body shop and their work
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