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Keeping your car in top condition is not just about maintaining its appearance; it's about preserving its value and ensuring it runs smoothly for years to come. Professional car detailing is a comprehensive process that goes beyond the basic car wash, involving
Navigating the aftermath of a hailstorm can be daunting for any car owner. Dents, dings, and extensive damage often lead to one critical question: Is my car now considered a total loss? Hail can be one of the most sudden and destructive weather events...
Scratches on your car can be more than just an eyesore; they can also affect its resale value and lead to more serious damage if left unattended. Whether it's a minor scuff from a shopping cart or a deeper scratch from a parking mishap
Dents and dings on your vehicle are not only unsightly but can also decrease its value. Fortunately, Paintless Dent Repair (PDR) offers a cost-effective and efficient solution for removing these imperfections without the need for extensive bodywork.
Car detailing is about meticulously cleaning, restoring, and protecting both the interior and exterior of your vehicle, transforming it from drab to fab. Whether you're a car enthusiast looking to maintain your prized possession
Bumpers are crucial components of your vehicle, designed to absorb impact and protect your car in the event of a collision. However, even a minor accident or a slight bump can leave your plastic bumper cracked, scratched, or dented.
Dealing with small dents in a car panel can be a frustrating experience, especially when you take pride in your vehicle's appearance. While some may opt for DIY solutions, professional repairs often provide a more reliable and lasting fix.
With the festive season upon us, it's the perfect time to swap the holiday decorations for a journey on the open roads of Australia. From coastal drives to wine country tours, Australia is a treasure trove of destinations ideal for a festive road trip.
The holiday season is a perfect time for exploring Australia's beautiful landscapes through a road trip. As you plan your adventure, it’s important to keep safety in mind. From dealing with wildlife on the roads to preparing for the diverse...
As the festive season rolls in, so does the spirit of Christmas, and many of us will be hitting the roads to celebrate with loved ones. While the sun might be shining brightly in Perth, Australia there are still some unique considerations...
In this article, we delve into how apprenticeships serve not only as a training ground for budding technicians but also as a vital link in preserving and advancing the trade. Apprentices bring enthusiasm and a willingness to learn, qualities ...
Great customer service is the cornerstone of a successful business. It can turn a one-time customer into a loyal advocate and boost your company's reputation. In this article, we'll explore the ten essential elements that define exceptional customer service.
Dealing with a car accident in Australia can be an incredibly distressing and overwhelming experience. In the aftermath of such an event, it's important to have a clear understanding of how to handle the situation both responsibly and efficiently.
From those refreshing blasts of cold air on hot days to efficient defrosting during the winter, your car's air conditioning system plays a crucial role in your overall driving comfort. But how often should you be checking this essential component?
Have you ever glanced at a gleaming car and wondered how they managed to achieve such a brilliant shine? Well, the secret lies in the art of car paint polishing. While it might seem like an extra step in car maintenance, it's a crucial one. In this article, we're going
When it comes to vehicle maintenance, we often prioritise tasks like oil changes, brake inspections, and engine tune-ups. However, there's one vital component that often gets overlooked: our tyres. Tyres play a critical role in your safety, vehicle performance, fuel efficiency, and even the environment.
After your vehicle has been repaired, it is natural to assume that everything is back to normal and functioning correctly. However, it is essential to conduct a post-repair inspection to ensure that your vehicle is safe to drive and that the repairs were done correctly.
Dents and dings on our vehicles can be frustrating and unsightly, especially when they happen unexpectedly. While traditional dent repair techniques involve sanding, filling, and repainting, there is a more modern and cost-effective option known as Paintless Dent Repair (PDR).
When it comes to keeping your car clean and in the best condition, nothing beats professional auto detailing. Professional auto detailing is a specialized service that focuses on getting the most out of your car’s appearance, both inside and out. In this blog, we will explore the many benefits of
Ceramic polish coatings are a type of paint protection product that is applied to a car's exterior to create a hydrophobic and scratch-resistant barrier. This barrier helps to protect the paint from the elements, such as rain, snow, and ice, as well as from road debris and other environmental contaminants.
Dents and scratches on cars can be caused by a variety of factors, from everyday wear and tear to more unexpected sources. Small stones kicked up by other vehicles on the road, hail storms, tree branches, even your pet’s claws can contribute to minor dents or scratches. Even if you're
Dents and scratches on cars can be caused by a variety of factors, from everyday wear and tear to more unexpected sources. Small stones kicked up by other vehicles on the road, hail storms, tree branches, even your pet’s claws can contribute to minor dents or scratches. Even if you're
While no one can predict when an accident will happen, it is important to know what to do if you are involved in one. When you are in a car accident, the aftermath can be confusing and traumatic, but by being prepared, you can help minimise the stress and chaos
When you're a car owner, it's important to find a reliable and trustworthy place to take your vehicle for service. That's why at Car Craft, we make customer service our number one priority. We understand that you have a choice when it comes to where you take your car, so
Electric vehicles are becoming more and more popular in Australia, with a wide range of models and styles now available. The future of electric vehicles is looking bright, with new technology and innovation making these cars more accessible and affordable than ever before.
Ready or not, the holidays are coming! The holidays are a time for family, friends, and fun. And what better way to enjoy the season than by taking a road trip? Whether you're a seasoned pro or this is your first time hitting the open road during the holidays, planning
As a car owner, you know that there's always the potential for damage, both from weather and accidents. If you experience hail damage, it's important to be prepared and take action as soon as possible in undergoing the process of repairing your car. Car Craft Accident Repair Centres are the
If you've ever been in an accident, you know that getting your car fixed can be frustrating. You have to find a reputable repair shop, get estimates, and then wait for the repairs to be completed. But, what you may not know is that working with Car Craft Accident Repair
At Car Craft, we take pride in being a leader in the smash repair industry network. We set a high standard for ourselves and our members, ensuring that we provide only the best level of service, training, and craftsmanship.
Car Craft is Australia's largest network of independent repairers, with owners in every state and territory. This means that regardless of where you are, there is likely to be a Car Craft member nearby to help you.
At Car Craft Accident Repair Centres, we continuously strive to be the best in the smash repair industry. Our team is highly trained and experienced, and we only use the latest tools and technologies to repair your vehicle. We know that being involved in an accident can be a stressful
Car Craft Accident Repair Centres are proud to be associated with I-Car, and all Car Craft members are required to be certified I-Car Gold. Learn more about I-Car here.
Talk with Car Craft Accident Repairs who have the knowledge of how insurers work and what sort of steps you need to take after an accident.
Auto paint colours are made up of a combination of pigment colours and metallic sizes including pearls, as well as special effect toners. The first challenge is the factory standard.
Most insurance company assessors can now assess your damage remotely online and then liaise with your repairer.
The repair of your vehicle is the most important part of the question, how long will it take to fix my car?
After an accident, choose an auto repair centre you can trust.
So many of us buy a policy without understanding the ramifications.
Finding a trusted smash repairer can be daunting, where do you start looking?
Cars are constantly processing data to protect you and your occupants from an accident.
We have had to adapt along with our customers to become Covid 19 compliant.
We strive to be professionally thorough and thoroughly professional.