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Steve’s ROUSH P-51A Mustang

UPDATE: Supercar Saturdays Raffle Winner

Congratulations, Steve! The raffle winner from Supercar Saturdays is Steve Maday from Elk Grove, IL (and his 2008 ROUSH P-51 Mustang). Steve won his choice of a custom Dr. Beasley's kit worth over $400 or a detail of similar value at Simon's Shine Shop in Chicago, using Dr. Beasley's Read More

Machine Polisher on Black Paint

Top 5 Reasons For Polishing Your Car

If you've ever asked yourself (or Google) why you should polish your car and aren't too sure, this article is for you. The following five examples are in no way absolute "should polish" situations, but are the most popular reasons that we detailers polish cars. Every car owner will have their own Read More

Orange International Scout II

Pro Edition: 4 Ways To Make Your Detailing Business Stand Out

When you're in the professional detailing business being different is important, mostly because there's more and more competition on a daily basis. If you live in a big city you're competing with dozens of car washes and detailing shops, and if you're more isolated, you're competing with low volume Read More

White Nissan GTR Wheel

Matte Wheel Care Basics

As far as wheels are concerned, there are dozens and dozens of surface options ranging from chrome to clear coat. Today I'll be talking about matte wheels, how to care for them, and why protection is really the key to keeping them in great condition. Most people don't realize it, but matte paint Read More

Claying a Black Car

Beginner’s Guide To Detailing: Claying

To continue our Beginner's Guide to Detailing, today I'll be discussing the wonderful world of clay. If you haven't heard of claying (aka clay bar treatment), it's basically a process in which you remove embedded contaminants from your car's clear coat. It's one of the most widely used car care Read More

Matte Red Ferrari FF

Flat vs. Satin Matte Paint

 One thing that makes matte painted cars so attractive is how unique they are. Not only are 99% of cars on the road glossy, but each matte finish is uniquely matte. There are satin matte finishes with a higher natural gloss, and what we consider flat matte finishes that scatter light so well you'd Read More

Black Acura

The Detail: Back To School Edition

Fall's almost here and schools are in full swing... and I'm sure all of the parents out there know what that means. I'm talking, of course, about the endless war between children and the cleanliness of your car. I'm sure at one point or another, every one has experienced crumbs in seatbelt buckles, Read More