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Sea Foam Strikes England

Don't be mistaken by the image, this isn't a winter wonderland. The foamy mess is called "spume" and was actually caused by the decomposition of algae, then tossed into a dizzy by high windspeed. As you can see, this resulted in a salty sea foam blizzard for the English town(e) of Cleveleys. While I've heard of natural disasters, this one is a Read More

How to Wash Microfiber Towels

How To Wash Foam Pads & Microfiber Towels

If you've detailed your car then you know what I'm talking about when I say accessories get dirty. Applicators get chalky, wheel sponges start to look like charcoal, microfiber towels gather grease, and you'd never want to detail your car with dirty accessories. Cleaning your car with dirty mitts or soiled towels can leave you with swirl marks, Read More

Length of Car Ownership at All Time High

Length of Car Ownership at All Time High

Detailing and Paint Protection as Important as Ever Call it the economy or call it common sense, but the length of U.S. car ownership has hit a record high. Up 14% from the end of 2008, new car owners are keeping their car for an average of 63.9 months, or a little over 5 years. So what does this mean for you, the car owner? It means detailing and Read More

The Gifts Your Car Wants

For years I've been wondering if there are people out there who buy gifts for their cars. As a kid we got gifts for the dogs, and I've seen people give gifts to "the house," but I got to wondering why not the cars. Plenty of you car enthusiasts come home to a hidden beauty in your garage, and while for many of you that's a modern sports car, for Read More

Four Door Supercar Drag Race

Four Door Supercar Drag Race

While we do love detailing cars, documenting details, and admiring lustrous finishes, it's always great to see how these cars perform on the road. This time we've got a drag race including 4 of the most hyped and most powerful four door supercars on the market: the Mercedes E63, BMW M5, Jaguar XFR, and Porsche's try at a family saloon, the Panamera Read More

1967 Pontiac Firebird 400

Seasonal Wax for Optimal Protection

Product Preview: Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall Waxes As you know, we at Dr. Beasley's have been in the car care industry for quite awhile. We're with cars constantly and when we're not, you can typically find us dissecting the endless science of car care. This passion alone has allowed us to innovate for and improve on the car care product Read More

Land Cruiser Driving Through Snow

5 Tips For High-Mileage Paintwork

Just because your car's getting old, doesn't mean the paint has to look that way. We know Toyotas and Jeeps are built to last, and you can definitely find a few Hondas with over 150,000 miles puttering around your town if you look, but typically when you see these cars at such high mileage they look like garbage. You know as well as I that the Read More

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Become a Certified Detailer

An Industry Shift Toward Quality & Trust When it comes to detailing, you may picture a few guys in a garage with a bag of shammies, a bunch of product, and a polishing machine. This is a bit of an ancient perception of detailers and, more often than not, a good description of a body shop. Anyway, the detailing community has stepped up its game Read More

Our Favorite Car Care Products of 2011

Our Favorite Car Care Products From 2011

What a year. 2011 came quickly and will be leaving us shortly, so I guess you could call this a tribute. If you've followed us this past year, you've seen first hand the outburst of innovation in the car care product industry. If you haven't, well you're missing out. As car care enthusiasts, we are reaping the benefits of a competitive industry Read More

Black Rolls Royce Silver Spur II

Before You Polish Your Chrome

What Chrome Polish Can and Can't Remedy Whether your idea of a classic car is american muscle or european luxury, you're no stranger to chrome. To some it's flashy, to others it completes the look of their car - I'm not one to judge, but one things for sure.. owning a decked out car means polishing some chrome. Before you jump right into the Read More