You can go here and pay by the hour to use auto shop stuff. They have a couple hoists, a paint booth, tools to rent, tire machine, etc. Go mount and balance your own winter tires for a hundred dollars less than the tire shops want. Wanna paint your car? Bring in your paints and materials, and use the house guns and booth. Wanna do your brakes? Come rent a hoist for a few hours. Need to change... more
Desro fills a much-needed service. When you need to do mechanical work or bodywork on your car this is a good place, of course you are renting a place to do it, they don't do the work but they might help you. They are usually helpful if you are inexperienced.