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Need A Wax?

Signs You Need To Wax Your Car You always hear "wax four times a year" with the seasons, but what if your car needs a wax between then? How do you know you need a wax? It's fairly simple actually. It's important to understand that the seasonal waxing approach is just advice; there are plenty of problematic situations that your car will run into Read More

Land Cruiser Tire Close Up

Dressing or Conditioner?

The Facts About Which Your Car Prefers At first glance, a tire dressing and a tire conditioner might look like the exact same thing. Wrong. There are fundamental formulas at work that separate the two into completely different categories. In fact, one of those two isn't doing anything to promote your car's health. We see conditioners and dressings Read More

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Green Car Care Tips

Respecting The Environment While Cleaning Your Car Today it seems as if the majority of the world has turned their eco-friendly light on. You'll see "green" candles, "green" wine bottles, and now "green" car care products. This isn't brand new, but it's being taken to another level now that process is playing a bigger role. Conscious changes to Read More

1999 Grey Ferrari 550 Maranello Leather

3 Steps To Beautiful, Healthy Leather

Preventing Discoloration, Cracking, Fading, and More Leather discoloration can happen to the best of us, but it's important to know that it is preventable. The danger here is the sun as powerful UV rays penetrate the leather surface; drying, cracking, and fading the finish. Over exposed leather also begins to lose its elasticity as it fades, Read More

Modern Paint Care Workshop

Modern Paint Care Workshop: Recap

Everything from Clay Bar to Polishing for a Better Finish To us, paint care begins and ends with a solid process; Clean, Prep, Protect. It's our credo and it's a little known technique to a better finish. Basically, we teach and preach a complete process because no job is done after "cleaning." Prepping the surface for proper protection and Read More

Black Porsche 911 Turbo

A Black Car’s Worst Nightmare

Automatic Car Washes, Scratches, and that "Hot Wax" It's no secret that hand washes are better than automatic car washes. Time spent washing is directly related to the quality of car your car is getting; hand car washes are a natural option, but why? Ever wonder what's really going on in an automatic car wash? Read on and witness why you won't be Read More

White Car With Soap

Pre-Washing Your Car

The Key To A Scratch-free Car Wash A car wash is basically rinse, soap, wash, rinse, dry. What if someone told you that you were missing a step? Well you are. Move over Grit Guard, recent developments have shown that there's a new secret to an even better car wash; pre-washing. As integral and important as the microfiber waffle weave towel you use Read More

Red Ferrari Testarossa

5 Don’ts of Exterior Car Care

What Not To Do To Your Car Mastering the art of car care isn't an easy task. The enthusiast is beaten with thousands of products, hundreds of techniques, and dozens of tools to make detailing more and more confusing. In an effort to build the foundational knowledge needed to properly care for your car, here are five things you probably should Read More

Paint Temperature

How Hot Is Too Hot?

Carnauba Wax, It's Melting Point, and Your Car's Protection With the recent heat wave sweeping through most of the United States, our ice cubes aren't the only thing melting. If you've waxed your car with a typical carnauba wax, the heat is beating it up. Dr. Beasley's Staff in Chicago took a series of hood temperature tests on the hottest day of Read More

Bugs on Car Before and After

Remove Bugs From Your Car

Kiss Bug Splats Goodbye If you have driven a car, chances are you know what happens to the front of a car after driving a long distance. For some reason, no matter where we drive, bugs seem to magnetize to the front of our cars as if they were covered in fly paper. People everywhere understand that bug guts make your car look like a science Read More