In an industry where the big keep getting bigger, Doug Hopple is staying small…and loving it.
This month’s article looks at MIG (Metal Inert Gas) welding technology and considerations for aluminum, steel and silicon bronze applications.
An open mind and the right attitude was all Carlson’s Collision & Glass needed to repair a damaged 2015 Ford F-150.
Millennials are taking over. It’s up to you to make this transition smooth and potentially more profitable. Are you up to the challenge?
If an insurer pays a customer to do certain repairs and the customer doesn’t want certain things done, is it illegal for the collision repairer to not repair or replace something the insurer has paid for?
The long-term health, competitiveness and profitability of your business depend on you making some changes – not just any changes, but the right changes.
It may seem like everyone through your door just wants an estimate, all day long. In fact, every person has a unique expectation.
I found myself in Denver again, and could not resist the temptation of stopping by to see the Metal Surgeon to see what he was working on. I was excited when Jon’s wife, Valerie, indicated that the doctor was in and could see me.
I recently took an online I-CAR course and had so much fun that I asked I-CAR if they could get me into a live class where I could do some hands-on training, and they were more than happy to oblige.
More and more shops are repairing plastics today. Success usually follows for those who take the time to learn the correct methods to do it.
I surveyed the industry and came up with some procedural tips and tips for technicians that will lead to a smoother running and more profitable shop.
What our business might look like in 2045 is anyone’s guess. And guess we did, starting with what Mrs. Smith’s ride might look like.