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Auto Body Paint Recommendations in Toronto

I'm gearing up to sell my car in Toronto and I'd like to get a fresh paint job. Or, at least, touch up the spots that are showing wear due to rust near the rear wheels and some white paint (on a red car) from bumping into the pillar in my parking space a couple of times. Note: I don't actually want to do body repair, just paint (I'm not trying to conceal the dings in the body, just to freshen up the look). Have any GTA Mefites had work like this done at a place they would recommend? I live downtown, but don't mind traveling to the 905 for good, affordable work. Thanks in advance for any recommendations.
posted by dry white toast on Jan 29, 2014 - 4 answers

Budget clarinet repair near Toronto

We found ms scruss' clarinet in a recent house clearout, and we'd like to get it playable again. It's probably not worth too much, and we're on a budget anyway. Suggestions for what to do with it are welcomed. [more inside]
posted by scruss on Jan 6, 2014 - 2 answers

need a lighter repaired

Does anyone know a place in Toronto that would -- quickly and well -- repair this old lighter? It's for a birthday present. Picture attached... [more inside]
posted by PersonAndSalt on Oct 12, 2010 - 5 answers

Building and siding repair in (eastern) Toronto?

Looking for for reliable building repair (brickwork/repointing/possible minor damp remediation) and siding contractors in eastern Toronto. The jobs aren't huge, but do need done. [more inside]
posted by scruss on Jul 5, 2010 - 2 answers

Toronto luggage repair?

Luggagefilter. I have to replace the main zipper on a large suitcase. Is there anywhere in the east end of Toronto that will do this? Alternatively, is it just more cost effective to simply buy a new piece of luggage?
posted by Chuckles McLaughy du Haha, the depressed clown on Feb 18, 2010 - 4 answers

Vintage clothing repair in Toronto? Lace, embroidery/brocade?

I am a vintage dress freak and have a handful of dresses that need some TLC - ripped lace and a few pieces with gold stitch embroidering (sp?) are getting really worn out. Any suggestions for a place in the GTA who could handle a range of vintage clothing repair needs? TIA
posted by jennyhead on Apr 30, 2009 - 6 answers

Prepare for some abuse

Shady auto body shop in Toronto. Help me prepare myself... [more inside]
posted by reformedjerk on Feb 23, 2009 - 3 answers

Looking for a jewelry repair store in Toronto.

Can anyone recommend a jewelry repair business in Toronto? (more inside) [more inside]
posted by The Card Cheat on Jun 2, 2008 - 1 answer

Can this laptop be saved?

Can this laptop be saved? eMachines M2105 bought refurbished from Tiger Direct outlet near Toronto two years ago (90 day warranty). Recently the power cord developed the "jiggle it to make it work" disease. Only it turns out that it wasn't the cord but the jack inside the computer that had the problem. Now the jack is completely loose from whatever it had been attached to and so the computer doesn't go. While online third-party parts dealers seem to have jacks for just about any other eMachines laptop, no-one seems to have this one. And the official eMachines parts supplier says I need to replace the mainboard (which costs about two-thirds of what I paid for the laptop for the part alone). [more inside]
posted by winston on Jan 5, 2007 - 15 answers

Toronto home computer tech support

Looking for recommendations for home computer tech support in Toronto, Canada. Nerds on Site seems pretty good, anyone want to give a recommendation for a buddy or company that does great work?
posted by will on Jul 29, 2005 - 1 answer

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