Enjoying Summer in the Lowcountry

Enjoying Summer in the Lowcountry

Summer has always been one of our favorite times here in the Lowcountry. The days are sunny, the beaches are welcoming, and the area just shows its incredible beauty in a million ways. But this summer is different. As we experience the second wave of COVID-19, many...
What to Do if Your Car Floods

What to Do if Your Car Floods

We’re not strangers to floodwaters here in the Lowcountry. Rising waters, and the dangers associated with them, are a fact of life for us, especially during hurricane season. Nothing can be more stressful than dealing with the aftermath of a flooded vehicle. It’s hard...
Why Do Estimates Vary?

Why Do Estimates Vary?

We’ve all been there. You take your car in for repairs. The shop gives you an estimate. Maybe you don’t like that one, or someone tells you about another shop, so you go to get a second opinion. They give you an estimate, but this one is different from the other...
What Do You Mean “Defensive” Driving?

What Do You Mean “Defensive” Driving?

The summer is underway and the lockdowns have started to lift. This means more of us are on the road, getting out of our homes and trying to get out into the world. A lot of attention is given to the precautions you need to take out in public, to social distancing,...
Keeping Your Car Clean and Safe

Keeping Your Car Clean and Safe

The current COVID-19 pandemic has a lot of people worried. With news from the CDC that the virus can live on a surface for up to 4 days, a lot of people have taken to wiping everything around them down. It got us to thinking about how you can go about keeping your car...
Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Car

Spring Cleaning Tips for Your Car

Even though it feels like winter never fully set in here in the Lowcountry, the official beginning of spring is right around the corner. The temperatures are rising and we start to think about time spent outdoors, upcoming trips, and how dirty our car has become over...
Caring for Your New Paint

Caring for Your New Paint

Picture it. There you are, in front of your car, shining and shimmering with a brand new paint job. It’s beautiful, makes you feel good, but in the back of your mind stress starts to form. You think about how soon that shine will start to fade and about the way your...
Coastal Living and Your Car

Coastal Living and Your Car

Who doesn’t dream of living by the coast at some point in their life? Dreams of being close to the beach, of that awesome ocean breeze, it’s the stuff incredible car dreams are made of. The reality is almost as sweet, except for some of the problems that come with it....
Tips for New Lowcountry Drivers

Tips for New Lowcountry Drivers

The South Carolina Lowcountry is some of the most beautiful country to drive through in the world. With picturesque towns and so much of the natural splendor left undisturbed, it seems so magical you wonder if anything bad could happen. We don’t want to ruin this...

How I Work: Jonathon Best

A SHOP CAN GROW IN NUMBERS WHEN IT FOCUSES ON CULTIVATING A POSITIVE CULTURE To be the best, Jonathon Best, had to work his way up through the ranks of the body shop. Today, he’s CEO of Fender Mender Collision Centers but he began his career as a detailer.  As CEO of...