The New Un-Cleanable Auto Interior…

Recently there have been rumors floating around about a new type of interior material that cannot be cleaned.  This happens occasionally in our industry - a new material surfaces and everyone freaks out calling it un-cleanable or detail-proof. But we don't like to think that way. So what does this mean for us as detailers? Research and Read More

Larry Kosilla Podcast

AMMO NYC – Larry Kosilla Podcast from the Mobile Tech Expo 2014

Many of the best professional detailers around joined together in Orlando, FL  for the Mobile Tech Expo (MTE). While everyone did their part to manage the IDA (International Detailing Association) booth, the rest of the time was spent at events where these detailers could all get together and talk shop. One of these events included a podcast Read More

Chevrolet Corvette C7.R Race Car

2014 North American International Auto Show – Detroit Michigan – Summary

In the cluster of issues that Detroit is currently facing, at least there's the NAIAS to pick up their spirits! Every year the North American International Auto Show comes to Detroit for a spectacular showing of newly released and concept cars from some of the world's top companies.  With all the buzz being about what cars are going to be unveiled Read More

Matte Paint, Matte Paint Protection, Matte Sealant

Are YOU Doing it Wrong? Proper Matte Paint Protection

Here at Behind the Detail, we like to help people with their matte paint questions. There are some things you DEFINITELY should do, and some things that aren't a good idea.  When it comes to things you definitely should do, protecting it is number 1. Protection is an easy thing to do when all it takes is applying a product to the surface once a Read More

Storing your car, rats, mice, Dangers, Precautions

Storing Your Car? Beware!

There are many reasons to store a car for long periods of time, winter weather conditions, traveling, moving, no-use, finances; feel free to pick your reason. But if you are going to be returning to the car at some point, either to use it or sell it, you'll want to make sure that it's not being inhabited while it's supposed to be "vacant"! One of Read More

Black Fiskar Karma Solar Panel Roof

Dr. Beasley’s Release of Solar Sealant: Protection for Solar Panels

Solar panels are in space, our houses, some mobile charging devices, and even cars. That being said, they are all subject to some sort of damage and it's always a great idea to prevent damage rather than fix it! Solar Sealant is, first and foremost, designed for the future. The formulation was in works well before Fisker went belly-up. Fisker if Read More

Detailing, Car Care, PlasmaCoat,

7 Step Process to Detailing an Audi A7

  The other day a gentleman came into the detailing shop we own in Chicago to get a "Complete Exterior". We took a look at this car and saw that it was in fair condition with a few deep scratches in key areas.  We decided to take it in and told him he could pick it up at the end of the day.  Do not misinterpret this, just because it doesn't Read More

Glass Serum, Glass Protectant, Protect Glass

Glass Serum: The Scientific Breakdown

Last week we wrote an article about the new release of Glass Serum by Dr. Beasley's.  The article contained the basics and the general uses of this new product but it didn't go much in depth. We like to provide you with the details and science of products because the more you know about the products you're using, the more knowledgeable you'll be Read More

Matte Paint Concerns, Matte Paint Care, Matte Mercedes

Top 9 Concerns Regarding Matte Paint Vehicles

Rumors are far too common in the automobile world in regards to matte paint. People love it. People hate it. But like we've been saying all along, matte paint is not as difficult as you may have heard! Our office frequently gets calls, e-mails, tweets, and comments in regards to matte paint. We enjoy talking to people and answering questions but Read More

Resist Scratches, Glass Serum, Glass Protectant, Gorilla Glass, SmartPhones

Glass Serum Just Released by Dr. Beasley’s

  Glass Serum is the latest in the line of Dr. Beasley's innovative products. Glass Serum is a spray on product that will make glass scratch resistant. This product is unique in many ways, for one, it's not limited to sole use on cars. Glass Serum is a specially formulated spray on product to utilize physics based knowledge to prevent Read More