Archive for Car Waxing

Car Detailing FAQ

If you’ve never had your car detailed before, you might wonder just what goes into it. What makes a detail different from a car wash? How long will the detail take? And what can you expect when you arrive?

If you don’t see your car detail question answered here, we welcome you to contact our detailers at 801-972-0670. We’ll walk you through the process … Read more...

What to Know When Hiring a Car Detailer

A good car detail will leave your vehicle looking like you’re driving it off the lot for the first time. From the gleaming exterior to the picture-perfect seats and upholstery, everything about your ride will feel brand new.

Of course, not all car detailers will be able to achieve the same results. As is the case with any service, you’ll want to take steps to … Read more...

How to Tell if My Car Needs New Wax

Putting a coat of wax on your car is a great way to protect it from the elements and keep it looking cleaner for longer. This protective coating (usually applied after a car wash) provides a barrier for dirt, debris, water stains, and even UV sun damage. However, it doesn’t last forever. In fact, it’s meant to be a temporary layer that can be easily … Read more...

How to Prep Your Car for Your Detailing Appointment

Making a car detailing appointment is a little like going to the dentist… You know you’re going to leave with a clean, sparkling finish, but what’s expected before your arrival? Just as most dentists prefer that you run a toothbrush over your smile a few minutes prior to your appointment, so too should you spend a little time prepping your car for the cleaning of … Read more...

April is National Car Care Month!

The Car Care Council has designated April as the official Car Care Month, which means now is a great time to re-consider your car care routine. The Car Care Council is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping car owners realize the importance of regular care, maintenance, and education when it comes to their vehicles—a thing we know from experience is great for making sure your … Read more...

Long-Term Effects of Skipping the Car Wash

There’s no denying that in this day and age, no one seems to have quite enough time to get everything on their to-do list done. We get it—we really do. With kids to chauffer around, meals to plan and cook, and a job to get to, the last thing you want to worry about is washing your car.

However, like taking your children to the … Read more...

How to Tell When Your Car Needs to be Waxed

There are many reasons to regularly wax your car. It looks good, it repels water, and it increases your car value over time. It also protects your paint job and clear coat against environmental damages caused by UV rays, chemicals from the road, dirt/debris, bird droppings, tree sap, and mineral deposits in your local water source, just to name a few. In fact, if you … Read more...

DIY Car Detailing for Beginners

Car detailing can be an overwhelming task if you’ve never done it before. Not only are cars are full of all kinds of mysterious nooks and crannies you don’t want to overlook, but there are so many different products on the market, it can be hard to know where to start.

Ideally, you should have a professional detail done at least twice a year. This … Read more...

Why DIY Car Washes are the Best

 Do it yourself  car wash dryingThere’s nothing like good, old-fashioned elbow grease when it comes to getting the most out of your car wash. Although there’s something to be said for automatic car washes, which allow you to get in and out without even exiting your car, nothing will get your vehicle in better condition—and for less money—than a self-serve car wash. Here’s why.

  • Full Cycle on Your Terms: Self-service
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The Difference Car Wax Makes

Benefits of car wax shine, paint and finish protectionYou already take the time to wash and rinse your car on a regular basis. You stop by the car wash every week to keep your exterior looking great. And you never park out in the sun or elements, so you aren’t too worried about the damages of the environment.

Do you really need to worry about car wax, too?

The short answer is yes. … Read more...