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Paintless Dent Removal: What Is It?

Paintless dent removal (PDR) is a process that can often go overlooked when it comes to fixing exterior damage on your car. This process requires a skilled metal craftsman that uses specialized PDR tools and graphic lighting to massage the dings and dents in your panels from the underside. This dent removal process restores the vehicle back to pre-accident condition and strength, for a fraction of the price.  Paintless Dent Removal does not use heat, dry ice, paint or fillers during this process. Therefore, this [...]

August 24th, 2020|Services|

1Collision Grimes Hosts Blood Drive and Ladies Night Out – An Automotive Crash Course

1Collision Grimes is pleased to partner with LifeServe Blood Center to host a Mobile Blood Drive at our shop (2100 Se Gateway Drive, Grimes IA 50111) on October 6, 2020 from 1-5pm. Click here to schedule your appointment online. LifeServe Blood Center is a non-profit, community based blood center that has served the needs of local hospitals and patients in our regions since 1963. As one of the 15 largest blood centers in the country, LifeServe Blood Center is the SOLE provider of blood and [...]

August 19th, 2020|1Collision Des Moines News|

How to Arrange Collision Repair | Des Moines Auto Body

At 1Collision Des Moines, we understand that auto body repair can be stressful.  That's why our family-owned shops, with a combined total of 95 years of experience in insurance claim auto repair business, have developed a streamlined, hassle free process for your car accident repairs. Immediately After Car Accident First, and foremost, after an accident is to stay calm and collected.  Then, be sure to call the proper authorities and injury responders, if applicable.  Next, take photos of damage, and exchange information with the other [...]

August 5th, 2020|1Collision Des Moines News, Services|

Meet the Owners

(Mark (4th from left) and Christy (2nd from left) presented with a sustaining partnership award from Akzo Nobel for being a 20 group member for over 20 years.) I’m guessing that after you got our last newsletter, some of you were thinking, “Who is this Christy Jones?” While the other half were thinking, “Who is this Mark Martin?”. Sorry to spring that on you, but we were so excited to share the news that we forgot to give you the backstory. I’ll go first. My [...]

August 4th, 2020|1Collision Des Moines News|

Open House and Ribbon Cutting – 1Collision Grimes

Registration is required. Description UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT! Formerly Metro Collision, 1Collision Grimes will offer the same high-quality auto body repair. 1Collision Grimes joins 1Collision Ankeny and 1Collision R Jones as the newest member of the 1Collision Des Moines Network, who together, make up 95 years of auto body experience in the Des Moines area. Join us to celebrate this new transition and to learn more about 1Collision Grimes! Help Us Celebrate! Enjoy food from MoMo's Rhythm and Ribs Roadhouse Grill, door prizes and raffle prizes. [...]

August 3rd, 2020|1Collision Des Moines News|