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Top 4 Detailing Mistakes You Should Avoid

Whether you've been detailing your car for months or years, or are justing getting ready to start with the new BMW you just bought; you'd do well to ensure you're not going to be making these same mistakes. Detailing isn't a job for just professionals, though there are aspects to detailing that do require special knowledge for use of specific Read More

clay bar on matte painted car

Can You Clay Matte Paint?

For those of you who don't already know, matte paint is very similar to "normal" glossy paint except for the glaring fact that it doesn't shine. Caring for matte paint is similar as well, but in many ways matte paint is a lot easier to maintain than a glossy car. Along those same lines, a question on the blog came up today about claying to remove Read More

Sap on White Audi

A Day in the Life of a Professional Detailer: May 31, 2011

For most of us, the day after Memorial Day means a food-coma and a long day at work. For a professional detailer it means new surprises, new projects, and dirty cars. This Tuesday, May 31, wasn't much different. What started off as a beautiful day in Chicagoland swiftly turned into a car wash frenzy. 8AM and the garage of Simon's Shine Shop was Read More