The phrase is composed of two words. “Due” which the dictionary defines as “Proper or Adequate” and Diligence, which is defined as “Degree of care or caution expected of a person. Especially as a party to an agreement.” Caution: is the watchword in this definition.
Training for the work can be obtained through a study course or through a community college or vow-tech (vocational/technical training school), or some body shops will put you to work, starting at the bottom (read: sweeping the floor) and learning to do the work from the other employees. The study course I would send you to will be at your pace and cost a lot less than the vow-tech, and I believe will provide more comprehensive instruction than an in-shop apprenticeship.
Each year, one car insurance company or another will lower their overall premium rates. If they do not lower them, they may hold the line while everyone else is going up. As the consumer, it pays for you to explore insurance rates every two or three years to find the company that offers a good policy at a low price.
Never admit fault. Even if you are certain the accident was your fault, never admit guilt. Be sure to answer all questions from law enforcement honestly and completely. Let the law enforcement officer determine fault and make any citations. If your vehicle is drivable, you can leave the scene once the officer gives you clearance. If your car is not drivable, law enforcement will arrange for a tow. If you have an auto collision repair shop that you prefer, now is the time to let him know. This will save you from having it towed later when it is time for automotive paint tool.
Are they Diamond Certified? To get a Diamond Certified business, it is very difficult, and a very detailed process. Ask to see their current Diamond Certification.
Many people put off getting their vehicle repaired because they think it will cost too much money. Sometimes the repairs can be costly. But that really depends on a few things. For example, what needs to be repaired, where will you take your vehicle for repair and will you get the existing materials repaired or will you have them replaced? All these things will influence your bill total.
Using an electric grinder with 24-grit disc, grind all traces of the rust including the primer and paint, just about four inches from the edge of the rust hole.
So, join everyone else with the “Go Green” campaign and do your part to help the environment! Doing something as simple as getting auto body repair instead of replacement. You will not only be helping the environment, but you will be saving money and get your vehicle looking great for less!