Showing posts from April, 2021

Restomods – What Are They & What Can Farm Boy Garage Do For You Here?

Restomods - This is when someone wants a classic car restored but with modern conveniences. Many classic car enthusiasts seek to do this sort of thing. If this sounds like something you're interested, give our classic car restoration shop a call. Farm Boy Garage can be reached at 515-528-8904. We'd be happy to restore your classic car to your exact modification requests. That being said, let's talk about some of the restomod options we've helped clients with in the past, in this week's blog.  Restomods – What Are They & What Can Farm Boy Garage Do For You Here? We have had many clients that want to upgrade to modern disc brake systems with slotted and drilled brake rotors that stop better and look better. We also have requests to upgrade old style suspensions to modern tubular style suspensions that add rack and pinion steering to get away from the old floating steering. In addition to that, we also get requests to upgrade engines from the original engine to

Why Are Classic Cars Worth Buying?

Have you ever thought about buying a classic car? It's not the purchase for everyone but for some, it's a DREAM. To a classic car enthusiast , what makes a classic car worth buying? Let's explore that together in this week's blog. If you just found your DREAM classic car and would like it restored to its former glory, call Farm Boy Garage today. Here, your classic car does not leave the garage until the complete restoration job is finished! We can be reached at 515-528-8904. Why Are Classic Cars Worth Buying? SENTIMENTAL VALUE Classic cars are rapidly becoming less popular with new generations that just don't have the same love for them as previous generations have. However, many of the grand fathers, uncles, and dads....are still passing down the love for the classics, hotrods, and muscle cars of the past to some of the younger generations.  Classic cars, muscle cars, and old hot rods are very much worth buying, working on together with family, or restoring in me

Spring Classic Car Care Tips

It's spring time! This is such a beautiful season, isn't it? This can be a great season to take your classic car out for a nice drive! The weather can be perfect this time of year. On that note, our classic car restoration shop is here to give you a few spring classic car care tips, in this week's blog. If you are looking to have your classic car restored FULLY by an experienced team that knows what they're doing, please call Farm Boy Garage today. Call 515-528-8904 today! Spring Classic Car Care Tips TAKE IT OUT FOR A SPIN. Most guys want to lock their cars up and keep them safe, but where’s the fun in that? Get out and drive the thing and put the car through its paces. Cars will incur more damage by sitting still. When a car just sits, seals and rubber components dry up and then things start to leak. It doesn’t have to be a long trip, just enough to get it up to temperature. This will also dry out any dampness and condensation. Also, driving your classic frequently