Detailers get asked by customers about paint chip repair but most don't have a paint touch up system to handle these queries.. There's a lot of profit to be made with a scratch and chip repair system. You need to consider adding a touch up kit to your operation.
A paint touch up system equips detailers with the paints, cleaning agent, and applicators to touch up any color car for an average of $40.
There are many reasons to add this service to your detail business(upholstery repair, windshield and dent repair, clear bra, and tinting).
First, customers are always demanding touch up service. If they are willing to pay top dollar for detailing work, they will also pay professional rates for quality chip and scratch repair.
Your customers want their car to be as free of flaws as possible, and chips/scratches are permanent flaws that they find irritating.
Next, scratch and chip repairscratch and chip repair is very lucrative. On average, you can charge $30-$60 and perform the repairs in 10 to 30 minutes. Costs are minimal.
You will consume less than .1 oz of paint and some minor cleaning chemicals on each job.
Lastly, touch up is an easy process to teach to your employees. In a few hours, they can perform professional repairs.
And unlike vinyl/leather repair and paintless dent repair, there is no chance of your employee damaging the customers' car. Just wipe off the paint if you get a bad repair!
You will find many options for your budget. Choose a company that provides support via the phone--it's very helpful when you are just starting.