head gasket on 2004 Honda Civic

I'm in the process of looking for a honest and dependable repair shop for repair on a blown head gasket for a 1.7L HONDA ENGINE. Any tips or advice for finding such a shop? Also I'm thinking about doing the job myself. Experience? I'm a millwright by trade on turbines and compressors, but not autos. Is there a site where I could get free info on tackling this job? not trying to be a cheapskate, but been unemployed for 2 months and things are a little tight.

Asked by for the 2004 Honda Civic
1 answer
Contact me at autoknowhow@earthlink.net. I know of a procedure with a sealant product that you can solve your problem.