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Light blue Chromed Car -  pot metal restoration in Ogden, Utah

Top Four Reasons Why Chrome Dipping At Home Is Not A Good Idea

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Are you intrigued by the idea of handling your own chrome dipping or chrome plating needs at home? There could be many reasons why you might consider handling your own chrome. However, the actual process is long and tedious if you are looking for show quality chrome plating for any car. So before you embark on this ambitious project, make sure that you are fully aware of the challenges. These top four reasons examine why chrome dipping at home is not a good idea.
1. Show quality chrome dipping is a complex ... Read more
2. You may not achieve the expected show quality.

If you are adamant about handling your own chrome dipping at home, you must know that you cannot guarantee the expected show quality plating. Experienced companies will dip the part multiple times in copper, nickel and then chrome. In between each step, they will buffer the part to make sure the part doesn't pit or have imperfections. This process requires a lot of equipment and chemicals. Without completing these preparatory processes, you may end up with poor quality chromium plating that could peel or chip within a short time. Read more
3. The process involves handling of hazardous ... Read more
4. Disposal of the waste that you create during ... Read more
Overall, it is much simpler to send your car parts to a professional chrome plating company. The savings that you are likely to enjoy do not justify the hassles. You will be spending a considerable amount of money on the materials required for the chrome dipping process, equipment, safety gear, toxic waste management, etc. It is much more cost and time efficient to send your parts to an experienced and licensed service provider that can guarantee show quality chrome.

Why Experience Is A Key Factor In Selecting Your Chrome Bumper Restoration Company

Monday, January 05, 2015

Do you want to restore your classic car's bumper? You must have searched the web trying to find the best chrome bumper restoration company to get the job done. Are you not sure where to start or how to find a quality chrome bumper restoration company? Most people make their ... Read more

Top Three Questions That You Should Ask Your Chrome Plating Company

Friday, January 02, 2015

Are you planning to send in your car bumpers or other parts of your vehicle for chrome plating? You don't have to settle for substandard chrome platers just because they are local service providers. You can send your car parts to be chrome plated in a different state or ... Read more

Top Three Factors That Determine Your Chrome Plating Quote

Monday, December 29, 2014

Chrome plating, if done correctly, can give your favorite classic collection of cars an excellent facelift. However, there is a certainly a price to pay for it. Before sending your car parts to your chrome plating shop it is always helpful to understand the factors that ... Read more

Five Important Factors To Consider While Selecting The Best Chrome Plating Shop

Friday, December 19, 2014

There are many chrome plating shops in the industry and selecting the right chrome plating shop for your needs is important. How do you select the right chrome plating shop when they all claim to be the best in the industry? Here are five important factors to consider when ... Read more

Chrome Platers: Car-Plating Procedure and Tips

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Chrome plating helps your vehicle look a bit more aesthetically pleasing. However, it is not only used for the sake of appearance. It contributes to the general maintenance of your vehicle in many ways. For instance, before chrome platers begin the actual plating work, a ... Read more