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Recent Car Scratch Repair reviews in Melbourne

It was a pleasure to work with Darren - he arrived early, provided great service and advice and did an outstanding job fixing our wall. Highly recommend.

Repair and paint scratches on door and door frame

$40

The best! So well done. Neat and tidy and just a great guy to have in your house! Thanks Matt!

Build a simple shelf from scratch

$150

Prompt and reliable. Would definitely use again!

Key created from scratch (original key is lost)

$50

Awesome work. Painted wall looks as good as new! Thanks heaps.

Repair some scratches on wall

$75

Would highly recommend Neil!! He went above and beyond on the job, lovely to have help around the house and happy to have a friendly chat. Thanks so so much!

Fix dog scratches on doors!

$130

Great bloke, super professional. Would definitely use him again for any painting/ decorating etc.

Fill and paint scratched doors

$75

What's the average cost of a car scratch repair expert in Melbourne

$100 - $219

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$100

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$150

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$219

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What do Car Scratch Repair services include?

Car scratch repair services include inspecting the scratch to determine the severity of the damage, determining what tools and materials to use, the cost of the work and the time needed to complete the task. To get the most out of your car scratch repair, note that car scratches are usually of two types: a light scratch that goes only as far as affecting the clear coat layer, or a deep scratch that reaches the paint or cuts into the bare metal

Repairing Light Scratches

Car scratch repair for light scratches can be quite simple and can be done in at most a couple of hours, depending on the severity of the scratch, and the time needed for the touch-up to dry. If the light scratch is small, using and applying a car scratch repair pen can be all that’s required to fix the problem. While that is an option, the usual manner by which Taskers could perform this service is by cleaning the problem spot, masking off unaffected areas close to the scratch, then applying a polishing compound with a microfiber cloth to polish off the scratch.

Repairing Deep Scratches

Deep scratches call for a more qualified service to fix. This type of scratch may have penetrated the base coat of your car’s paint job, or worse, reached and exposed the bare sheet metal of your car’s body. Don’t delay in having this kind of scratch repaired, as neglecting it can cause corrosion to set in and lead to larger, more expensive repairs to your car. Have a small batch of paint, such as a touch-up bottle of the exact same colour as your car is getting primed for these repairs.

When repairing deep scratches, Taskers will first do a thorough cleaning on the problem spot to remove any dirt, grease or oils. High-grit sandpaper will be used to sand off the paint on and around the scratch, but only until reaching the clear coat. If the scratch goes deeper, more sanding is done. After the sanding is completed, the area is rinsed with water and wiped dry with a non-abrasive microfibre cloth.

To prepare the area for repainting, your Tasker may mask off the unaffected areas close to the scratch. A thin layer of primer will be applied and left to dry. The scratch will likely be touched up by dabbing (not brushing) new paint on it with a toothpick or matchstick, then finally left to dry.

Recent Car Scratch Repair tasks in Melbourne

Fix scratches on car

$1,200

Elwood VIC, Australia

24th Feb 2024

I have scratches on my car (a 2018 Silver Nissan X-Trail). There’s scratches on the back door on one side. There’s scratches on the front side panel on the same side. Also there’s a piece missing from the side mirror on the same side (see photos)

Repaint small scratches (white), stain removal, fix cabinet door

$80

Melbourne VIC, Australia

22nd Feb 2024

Repaint scratches, chipped paint on walls and door (white color) , stain removal on kitchen countertop (white countertop), fix mirror cabinet that doesnt close all the way (Stuck hinge probably)

Help repairing floor scratches

$700

St Kilda VIC, Australia

21st Feb 2024

I need help repairing a solid timber floor that was scratched by a dog. All quotes received so far include resending the entire floor. Looking for someone who could patch repair, or offer a better quote. Thank you so much.

Fix timber scratches, freshly polished timber - 2 weeks ago

$1,200

Thornbury VIC, Australia

19th Feb 2024

Freshly polished timber got some scratches and I need to get them fixed

Floor scratches repair - Handyman help needed

$150

St Kilda VIC 3182, Australia

17th Feb 2024

I was moving furniture and 2-3 scratched on wooden floor. May not be possible to 100% fix, but as close to as possible if possible? ☺️ Can come anyy time and day ☺️

Very polite, reliable and easy going

Repair scratches on floorboards

$200

Parkville VIC, Australia

14th Feb 2024

Hi ! My roommates and I are moving out and before we do we need to repair some scratches on the floor from moving furniture around. We’re not too sure how to do this / if it’s possible, so we’re open to discussing the price , time and so on. The photo is of just one of the scratches, there are more like this across the floor.

Scratch on floor boards removed

$300

Southbank VIC, Australia

13th Feb 2024

I am looking to have a scratch removed from wooden floorboards of my apartment It needs to be removed fully - Due date: Needs to be done on 02 February 2024

Car exterior scratch repairs

$500

Brunswick VIC, Australia

12th Feb 2024

Looking for someone who has proof of experience in fixing car scratches/dints. Happy to come to you just need to get it fixed to sell. It’s a silver 2012 Hyundai IX35 4-5 scratches on boot door and both corners of the front of the car. Happy to negotiate price. Cheers!

Patch the scratch on car

$300

St Kilda VIC, Australia

8th Feb 2024

Scratch on car while turning

Small Scratch on Car Door Professional Paint Repair

$250

St Kilda West VIC, Australia

8th Feb 2024

A small scratch was made to the door of my car it is small as pictured but I need someone to professionally paint/fix preferably at my house but could drive to an auto shop if need be

Wooden floorboard repair (two scratches)

$150

Elwood VIC, Australia

7th Feb 2024

Two scratches on my floorboards, need them to be reduced if possible. - Due date: Flexible

Kelly was great. Did a wonderful job and took her time to do the job right.

Scratch repair

$250

South Yarra VIC, Australia

31st Jan 2024

Smallish scratches on the corner of my car, I knocked it on a bollard. It’s a pearlish white paint on a Forester car. - Due date: Flexible

Professional Repair Needed for Car Scratch

$150

Northcote VIC, Australia

28th Jan 2024

I've unfortunately made a small scratch on my 2023 Toyota Camry and am in need of a skilled and experienced car repair specialist to restore it to its original condition. The scratch is located [provide location on the car, e.g., "on the rear passenger door"], and it's [describe the length and depth of the scratch, e.g., "about 10cm long and superficial"]. I am looking for someone who has a strong track record of performing high-quality repairs on modern vehicles and can ensure a seamless and color-matched finish. The ideal candidate will have the necessary tools and expertise to handle this specific model and year, ensuring that the repair maintains the vehicle's aesthetic and resale value. Please provide details of your experience with similar tasks, your proposed method for repairing the scratch, and any guarantees or warranties you offer on your work. I am flexible with dates but would prefer to get the repair done within the next two weeks. Please reach out with a quote and your availability. - Due date: Flexible

Scratch and dint repair on white 2014 BMW X1

$1,000

Prahran VIC, Australia

22nd Jan 2024

Some stone chips, and a scratch previous owner attempted to cover - Due date: Flexible

Remove minor scratch and dents

$220

Windsor VIC, Australia

21st Jan 2024

Have some minor scratches and dents that need to be removed from this car - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 22 January 2024

I have wall scratches that need to be fixed and painted

$100

Southbank VIC, Australia

19th Jan 2024

Wall scratches needs to be fixed and painted - Due date: Flexible

Door scratched and bit by cat fixing

$50

Southbank VIC, Australia

11th Jan 2024

My cat has bit and scratched and ruined the bottom of our wood bathroom door. Need fixing. Attached photos below. - Due date: Flexible

Amazing help highly recommend 😊

Fix dog chews and scratches on front door

$150

Brunswick VIC, Australia

28th Oct 2023

We have just moved into a new apartment and our poor anxious greyhound has chewed and scratched both the left and right sides of the front door. This happened the last time we moved house two years ago and we had to get the wooden door re-patched and painted. As this is a much more modern apartment that had zero wear + tear on the door we are concerned and needing an incredible job done to help us return the door as best as possible to its original condition. This time around it seems like the door is incredibly sturdy and potentially steel and not wooden. It is heavy and solid. We are hoping a sanding job over the scratches and dents and a paint coat should solve this but would love some expertise. Paint will need to be colour matched and purchased. Happy to pay for this. Note: image of previous condition attached - Due date: Flexible

Came at last minute and was super helpful. Did an impeccable job and left the door in near to perfect condition. Would recommend!

Fix scratches and chips on one wall

$85

Brunswick East VIC, Australia

25th Oct 2023

I have a white wall in my apartment that I am vacating where my sofa has made a few scratches and my adhesive wall hangers have chipped off some of the paint when pulled off. I’ve left two adhesive hangers that I don’t dare to take off. Would love some help making it look a little less scratched and chipped, and to take off the last two adhesive hooks. - Due date: Before Friday, 10 November 2023

David did a great job, came in and went above and beyond getting all the walls fixed

Fix deep scratch damage to wooden door

$120

Brunswick East VIC, Australia

2nd Oct 2023

The area around the letterbox, as well as areas here + there (pictured) on the sides have been clawed + chewed by a dog + need filling in/repainting. Paint will need to be provided please! - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 4 October 2023

Super helpful and communicative! Lovely guy great job!