EV Center Featured by I-CAR

Artistic Auto Body was featured in I-CAR’s “Collision Reporter” magazine earlier this year. The Electrification Issue highlighted our state-of-the-art Electric Vehicle Center at our Tigard location. I-CAR invited Terry Mostul, owner of Artistic Auto Body, to write an article sharing his insights from setting up the EV Center in order to help other shops considering EV repairs. The five-page article... Read More »

We Need Your Help!

The Battle For Your Safety – Part 1 Artistic Auto Body has always served as a “trusted advisor” for our valued customers. It is in that spirit that we want to advise you about what is happening in the collision repair industry. You may have heard about the tension between insurance companies and body shops through some of our competitors’... Read More »

The Battle for Your Safety

The Battle for Your Safety – Part 2 This post is the 2nd of a 5-part series. Please click here if you have not yet read Part 1. Over the last 39 years we have worked hard to establish a reputation for safe, high quality repairs and excellent customer service. We’ve also striven to be your trusted advisor and make... Read More »

The Battle over Rates

The Battle for Your Safety – Part 3 This post is the 3rd of a 5-part series. Please click here if you have not yet read Part 2. All cars cost different amounts. Some cars are less expensive to buy and less expensive to repair. Other cars are very expensive to buy, and of course naturally more expensive to repair.... Read More »

The Battle over Repair Procedures

The Battle for Your Safety – Part 4 This post is the 4th of a 5-part series. Please click here if you have not yet read Part 3. Vehicles today could be considered computers on wheels, and these computers must be a part of the repair process. We must be able to connect our computers to your car’s computers and... Read More »

The Battle for Transparency

The Battle for Your Safety – Part 5 This post is the 5th of a 5-part series. Please click here if you have not yet read Part 4. This past year, battling through all of the COVID related issues, has been one of the greatest challenges of our careers. As we hopefully continue to come out of that difficult period,... Read More »

The Reason We Are Here

The reason that we come to work every morning is to help our guests by fixing their vehicles properly and safely, and the result is that we make money doing it. It’s never the other way around. We have always searched high and low for the Best of the Best, and in our search we’ve not only built a stellar... Read More »

Artistic Auto Body Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award

Artistic Auto Body Earns Esteemed 2017 Angie’s List Super Service Award Award reflects company’s consistently high level of customer service Artistic Auto Body is proud to announce that it has earned the home service industry’s coveted Angie’s List Super Service Award (SSA). This award honors service professionals who have maintained exceptional service ratings and reviews on Angie’s List in 2017.... Read More »

What Does “Total Loss” Mean?

No one likes the dreaded phrase, “Your vehicle is a Total Loss.” There are so many questions that come along with that phrase, and it can be a very confusing and difficult time for people, but we do the best we can to help you through the process. First of all, what does “Total Loss” even mean? It means that... Read More »

Ten Commonly Asked Car Insurance Questions

Car insurance can be confusing, and you usually never have to think about it until you need it the most. There are many different types of coverage and even more providers, and to make things even more complicated, different states have different requirements for what types of coverage you must have to legally drive in that state. Check out these... Read More »