2020 Recap: PDR Canada – The power of paintless dent repair

Toronto, Ontario — This year, Collision Repair kicked off its Open Dialogue webinar series, featuring insightful conversations with industry leaders from Canada and the United States. Joined by Collision Repair’s Sophie Price, Domenic Serra of PDR Canada sat down with the magazine in early July to answer the industry’s most pressing questions about PDR techniques […]

PDR Canada is hosting a three-day training seminar: PDR Repair Secrets Seminar

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario – April 29, 2019 – Have you ever wanted to compare tips and techniques on performing paintless dent repairs? PDR Canada is hosting its PDR Repair Secrets Seminar. Packed with presentations and a number of special guests, the three-day seminar will be held in Sherwood Park, Alberta on May 16 to […]

PDR unveils its newest electronic dent repair machine

Domenic Serra, owner of PDR Canada, demonstrates the electronic dent repair machine.

By CRM staff   Toronto, Ontario — May 24, 2018 — PDR Canada has unveiled the latest tool in its paintless dent repairing arsenal, a machine they say can stabilize steel and aluminum panels in cases where the metal has been stretched. PDR claims that the device’s high frequency pulses stiffen and strengthen the metal […]

PDR Canada creates paintless dent repair tools for aluminum

Domenic Serra, Brandon Serra,Eric Lemke and Jake Serra of PDR Canada display the company's new specialized tools for paintless dent repair to aluminum.

By Barett Poley Edmonton Alberta — April 23, 2017 — PDR Canada is breaking ground with a new product for paintless dent repair (PDR) on aluminum. The tools use a special coating that doesn’t damage aluminum. The thought of an aluminum-compatible PDR device had been floating around the company for quite some time, according to […]

Increases in hail means more PDR techs needed

A hail-damaged vehicle in Red Deer, Alberta. There is evidence that hail storms are increasing in severity, leading to a greater need for PDR technicians.

By Jeff Sanford Edmonton, Alberta — April 14, 2016 — You might be right if you think that there are more intense hailstorms these days than in the past. In fact, there is statistical evidence to back that observation up. A recent report from Verisk Insurance Solutions looked at the impact and severity of hailstorms […]