Specialty Finishes - About Us

Specialty Finishes is owned and operated by Dave Macikas, a second-generation body man with over 37 years of experience. He started working on cars at age 14 and has always been fascinated with restoring cars, body work, metal finishing and fabrication. He has an "old school" approach to his work, but he keeps up with the newest technology. From classic cars to hot rods, he covers it all.  Speciality Finishes is a home based business in Tinley Park, IL. Speciality Finishes is not a big business, so each client gets the individual attention they deserve. Whether you need a complete restoration or just a little tweaking, Dave is here to help you restore. He's willing to work on anything from classics, antiques, hot rods, luxury vehicles, motorcycles... anything made out of metal, plastic or fiberglass. He can do it all.


Dave is very dedicated to his work and thrives on customer satisfaction. You can be assured the job will be done with the utmost care and professionalism. Dave is I-CAR trained and has his I-CAR platinum individual certificate which involved a high level of technical training. He takes great pride in making certain no details are overlooked.  Come to Speciality Finishes' Dave Macikas for old-fashioned, individualized attention and friendly professional service.


Body work, custom paint job, refinishing cars,restoration, restoring cars, accident damages, collision damage, horse, buggy, storm damage, mr2, suspension, hearse, harley, ford, voodoo larry, tow, photo booth, lettering, chevelle, fabricated, trucks, motorcycles, fabricating, collision work, metal finishing, antique auto, hot rods, hogs.

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Tinley Park, IL   Email: davefinishes@yahoo.com  Phone: 708-560-0466

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