Boston Auto Body

August 19, 2018 @ 2:39 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags: , ,
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At the beginning of my time 18 years ago, Allston Collision Center began its journey on a shoestring budget.  My children were well under three years old, and I had planned on staying home with them until they went to school.  Instead, an opportunity knocked.  Paul asked me to partner with him in the auto […]

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August 1, 2018 @ 3:51 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags: ,
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This year, 2018, the Chaet Family enters its 90th year of collision repair.  Three generations have proudly served the Boston area with superior auto body work, customer service, and an unbeatable guarantee. The generational history begins with Paul’s grandfather, Dave, opening up shop in 1928.  By 1961, the operation had moved to 420 Cambridge Street, […]

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July 1, 2018 @ 6:59 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags:
car totaled after crash

Many of you have had this experience and that includes me. It is a difficult experience to total your vehicle.  I’ve been in three total wrecks and had three different experiences.  Two were before I owned a body shop, and had no help, and last one after and I knew how to handle it.  I […]

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March 19, 2018 @ 6:40 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags:
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I know many of you out there are thinking – could there be more snow? Three storms in less than two weeks – whew we are getting hammered this March. One of our friends, who shall remain unnamed, asked us to stop doing the snow dance! I realize everyone thinks our business is related to […]

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January 1, 2018 @ 1:07 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags: No tags
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90 YEARS AND COUNTING! As I say goodbye to 2017, I am somewhat shocked I am entering my 18th year, but then again I say that every year.  Not only am I proud of our accomplishments, but we learned to live and adjust to the complexities of owning a business.  We reap the reward and […]

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June 5, 2017 @ 7:48 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags: ,

Allston Collision Center is very excited to have completed this project for one of our customers. This is a 2013 Scion with a Lambo door kit installation. The customer wanted to retrofit his Scion with vertical doors and as you can see the finished product is super cool. This style door, referred to as vertical, […]

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February 20, 2017 @ 11:19 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags: , ,

A Bird, a Silly Rabbit and a Strike! Trailhawk:  Well I’m sure you have realized by now we aren’t talking about a bird!  This vehicle was hit while parked.  The owner of the vehicle arrived to find the passenger side buckled.  You can see the wave and scratches on the door in the photos.  Unfortunately […]

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September 18, 2016 @ 1:49 pm | Category:Auto Body Repair, Boston Auto Body | Tags: , , ,
2012 Toyota Highlander - Accident Repair Work in Progress

#SQUAD GOALS – A phrase my youngest uses and it made me think … Hey my squad has goals! All of us at Allston Collision Center strive to reach certain goals.  These goals always include having quality customer service and delivering the best auto body work.  I am proud to say we attain these goals more often […]

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July 26, 2016 @ 3:25 pm | Category:Boston Auto Body | Tags:

For anyone who has had to go through the process of repairing a car after an accident knows it can be overwhelming and most people don’t really know how to start. If you have never worked with Allston Collision Center, Inc. there are five things you should absolutely do and they are: Document the damage […]

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April 7, 2016 @ 1:30 am | Category:Auto Body Repair, Boston Auto Body | Tags: No tags

This past month, Allston Collision Center had the privilege of handling a small repair on a Rolls-Royce Phantom. This amazing vehicle is a real work of art! I’ve never before had the opportunity to interact with a Rolls-Royce, so I did a little research and found some interesting facts. The first Phantom was built in […]

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