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Detailing FAIL

Washing with Windex You know those days that you just hate being inside and do everything in your power to get out? For me, that was last Tuesday. While that has nothing to do with car care, if it weren't for such beautiful weather, I wouldn't have spotted this detailing disaster. So I took a left out of my house, crossed the street and ducked Read More

Car Show Lineup

4 Tips to Shine at the Car Show

It's car season again, and that usually means weekend drives and meetings with car clubs, going to car shows, and a lot of detailing for some of us. As the weather improves, it becomes ever so clear just how dirty your car really is. And whether you're meeting a group of friends by the Culver's or competing in a show, your car's got to look good, Read More

Red and Black Matte Motorcycle

Matte Motorcycle Paint Care

Matte Motorcycle Is Here - Shop Now! (Read more...) Attention motorcyclists and bikers everywhere - matte motorcycle paint care is coming to a car care website near you. You may have considered matte paint care in the past and thought all that product was more than you needed - you were right. We have adapted our matte paint detailing kit to Read More

Red Jaguar E-Type

Want a Longer Lasting Car Wash?

Enjoying a beautiful weekend? How many times have you thought that, gotten your car washed, and then smacked your forehead when the inevitable Spring rain ensued? My guess is quite a few. Well there's one way to handle it - scorn the car wash over their obnoxious rain guarantee. And then there's another - wax your car and buy a microfiber towel. Read More

Undercarriage Cleaning System

How To Build Your Own Undercarriage Washer

While the undercarriage is usually the dirtiest part of your car, it’s also probably the most overlooked when it comes to cleaning. After all, out of sight, out of mind. Many people even realize that they should clean their undercarriage but don’t, simply because it’s a pain. This was a problem at our detailing shop too, until we devised a clever Read More

Automatic Car Wash

Breaking Down The Automatic Car Wash

Okay, so first things first - breaking down an automatic car wash is extremely simple. It's a machine full of twirling brushes, spitting foam, pressurized water, rollers to move the car forward (and damage your rims), and a giant blowdryer to top it all off. Sounds terrible. But to make it a bit more real.. take a peak at this video as I go over Read More

Clay Bar

Clay Bar vs. Paint Cleanser

With Spring quickly perking up, the time has come to witness the condition of your car's post-winter (or post-storage) paint finish. Chances are you're looking at a cloudy, splotchy, just plain unsightly surface - am I right? Some have it worse than others, but one thing's for sure... when spring comes around it's time to think about reinstating Read More

Chamois On BMW Hood

Why Chamois Are A Sham

Recently an acquaintance of mine, for no particular reason, gifted me a chamois (sort of a weird gift, but whatever). Now, I’m not a fan of chamois, and I don’t recommend them. So while it was a thoughtful gift, I won’t be using it. Below I’ll break down why, and how you could save yourself a few headaches by skipping the chamois as well. Read More

1960's Rolls Royce Leather Seat

Removing Ink Marks from Leather

It happens to the best of us, and more often than you'd think. Pens and leather seats just don't mesh, and removing the ink stain can be somewhat confusing if you don't have the right leather care products handy. It can also give you a bit of a headache if you're searching around the internet for the "proper" procedure. Hopefully the confusion ends Read More

2007 Grey Ferrari 612 Scaglietti

Pros and Cons of Clear Bra Paint Protection Film

Basically speaking, an automotive clear bra is basically a plastic wrap for potentially damageable regions of your car - lower fascia, side mirrors, rocker panels, and basically any surface facing directly toward the front/bottom of the car. The main use for a clear bra is, of course, to protect these areas from road debris that might kick up on Read More