Simon's Second Ales & Details: Recap!

Simon’s Second Ales & Details: Recap!

Last Friday Simon's Shine Shop hosted their second Ales & Details workshop and beer tasting with Dr. Beasley's and Haymarket Brewery. If you haven't heard of the event quite yet, check out these past blogs. So, as mentioned in the above blogs, the workshop portion of the event is conducted by Dr. Beasley's (a.k.a. the folks who run Read More

Jim Lafeber At Ales And Details

Recapping Ales & Details

Last Friday, Dr. Beasley's and Simon's Shine Shop (in partnership with Midwest Performance Cars and Haymarket Brewery) hosted their first ever "Ales & Details" workshop. What's Ales & Details? It's detailing and craft beers, together at last! If you need more explanation beyond that, read our preview from last week. And if Read More

Ales and Details

Ales & Details Workshop and Beer Tasting

At Dr. Beasley's we're always looking for ways to support the car enthusiast community here in Chicago. So when John Neurauter of Haymarket Brewery brought his new car into Simon's Shine Shop, we instantly saw an opportunity to bring together the worlds of beer and car care. No, we're not packaging our car Read More

Masking tape for cars

How To Mask A Car When Detailing

Half of what makes a skilled detailer is being prepared for the task at hand, and part of that preparation means knowing how to mask a car with tape.  Skip this step and you could end up wasting your time, or worse, damaging the vehicle. So in this blog, we'll go over why you should tape off sensitive Read More

Dr. Beasley's at Road America

The Coolest Cars at Road America’s 2018 MAMA Spring Rally

Yesterday Dr. Beasley's was at the legendary Road America track in scenic Elkhart Lake, WI to attend the 2018 MAMA Spring Rally. Every year the Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA) partners with Road America and OEMs like Dodge, Ford, Chrysler, Hyundai, and many more to provide journalists with an opportunity to test drive their Read More

Glass Serum Repels Water

Why You Need A Ceramic Coating For Your Car’s Glass

Now that we're in the thick of spring storm season and summer showers are coming up, it's important to remember just how essential having a ceramic coating for vehicle glass is.  A quick refresher on this technology: ceramic coatings are nanostructured barriers with protective properties, ranging from hydrophobicity to UV Read More

A Quick Look At The Dr. Beasley’s Authorized Detailer Program

If you follow Dr. Beasley's on social media, you've probably read a thing or two about the Authorized Detailer Program we've been rolling out this past month. So what is this program, and why should professional detailers apply?  Basically, it's our way of approving professional detailers that want to advertise their services as Read More

Water beading on a ceramic coating

Why You Need To Maintain Ceramic Coatings

Ceramic coatings are the greatest thing to happen to car care since the dawn of carnauba wax - they last for years, give you great gloss, protect against micro-marring, and repel liquids for easy cleaning. The problem is, many people have it in their heads that a ceramic coating is something you can just apply and forget about, and that's not Read More

Autogeek Detail Fest 2018 Recap

What a weekend! Just a few days ago the Dr. Beasley's team arrived home safe in Chicago from the balmy climate of West Palm Beach, Florida. Why were we there? The 13th Annual Autogeek Detail Fest, aka Detail Fest 2018!  This was our second year attending Detail Fest, so we knew we had really bring our A-game. Thankfully, we were successful. Read More

Dr. Beasley's at Detail Fest 2018!

Dr. Beasley’s is Going to Detail Fest 2018!

It's time for Detail Fest 2018! Last year was the Dr. Beasley's team's first time attending Autogeek's Detail Fest, and it's safe to say we had an amazing time. After all, it's always a treat to talk shop with fans of our brand and newcomers alike, especially when you're amid tons of awesome cars and some of the best detailers Read More