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December 24

2015: A Big Year for Schaefer Autobody

With just a short time left until The New Year, the team at Schaefer is taking this chance to look back on what a great year 2015 has been for us. We’ve had some great new business opportunities and hit some pretty major milestones this year. Needless to say, Schaefer Autobody has a lot to […]

December 15

Steps To Take When You Are In An Auto Accident

Hopefully you’ve been fortunate enough to have little experience with automobile accidents so far. If that is the case, you may not know exactly what to do when you find yourself in that situation. We want to provide you with a few helpful tips to remember the next time you are in an accident. First […]

November 20

Don’t Fall Victim To Common Car Insurance Scams

When we get behind the wheel every day we put a lot of trust in our fellow citizens. We are at risk any time we drive our cars, from legitimate accidents that may occur as a result of just going about our business, but also from people who may have ulterior motives. Sadly the money […]

November 11

DIY or Don’t? When Is Auto Body Repair Something You Can Do For Yourself?

Not all car damage is catastrophic. Over time it’s easy to start collecting minor dings and scratches just by going about your regularly scheduled day. If you’ve ever had a professional take a look at this seemingly minor damage, you know that even small and superficial auto body shop repairs can be costly. If you’re […]

November 1

Schaefer Spotlight – Shawn DuPont

Shawn’s very first job was as a life guard, but his background starts in retail. Between coming to Schaefer Autobody, he worked briefly at a bed and breakfast in Arsegul, Spain in the shadow of the Pyrenes Mountains. He is married to wife Marta, who is from Spain, and they have a little boy named […]

October 26

What To Expect From Your Auto Body Repair Estimate

When you get into an accident, one of the first steps you’ll take towards making it like it never happened is getting a repair estimate. The truth is, this process can seem daunting and most people don’t know what to expect. We’re sure you’re imagining the worst, high dollar amounts and long wait times, but […]

October 9

Deer Damage 101

Ah, Fall. It’s that time of year again: changing leaves, chilly air, football games, and pumpkin patches. This season also marks the beginning of mating season for deer, causing them to roam farther from their normal territory and onto our roadways. Fall also coincides with both hunting season and harvest, increasing the likelihood that deer […]

October 1

Schaefer Spotlight – Kevin Haller

Kevin graduated from Ste. Genevieve High School in 1985. He later graduated from Ranken in 1987. Kevin has been the General Manager over the Schaefer Autobody Centers, eleven locations throughout St. Louis for 22 years and has not forgotten about where his career began. A familiar face on campus, Kevin has continually been involved with […]

September 29

Organizations and Awards for Top Insurance Agents

Company and coverage options aren’t the only two things people consider when selecting an insurance provider. The fact of the matter is, the insurance industry is built on relationships and those relationships are cultivated by the human beings that act as advocates for both the insured and claimants. So how does an insurance agent stand […]

September 21

How To Find An Auto Body Shop You Can Trust

Getting into an accident is stressful enough on its own. You just want to have your own car back and to get on the road like it never happened. For many people, choosing an auto body shop to trust with the repairs on their car can be even more stressful. It’s important to know that […]