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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 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 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 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 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. 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 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 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 Read More

Dr. Beasley's Instagram

Dr. Beasley’s InstaDiagnosis (Instagram’s new Direct Message Feature)

Instagram just updated their program for mobile devices. OK, got it. We've all seen it, so what? Well Behind the Detail with Dr. Beasley's is starting the InstaDiagnosis service for all of you with questions in regard to your car. Let me explain. Saturday afternoon you're driving your car after Read More

Undercarriage, Show Car Cleaning, Undercarriage cleaning

Proper Maintenance of a Vehicle’s Undercarriage

In the realm of detailing and car maintenance, the undercarriage is often overlooked. A full car detail cannot be complete without paying attention to the bottom side of the car as well.  It's like spending time in the gym and only doing chest and arm exercises. Sure those areas look great, but Read More