I guess you always start out as a car kid. Smokey and the Bandit, Corvette Summer, Bullitt, Ronin, etc. Throw in a massive match box car collection and add time. I've always been drawn to interesting cars. I've also always owned used cars, so detailing and some light wrenching were always on the list. My hope is that we can share some knowledge of the do's and don'ts learned along the way. Be sure to share your own knowledge in the comments!
Car Retailers Techniques in Interior Car Cleaning

12 Car Retailers Techniques in Interior Car Cleaning

Introduction You just finished eating a drive-thru dinner in your car and crumbs are everywhere. Or, maybe you have kids and the car seems to be filled with goldfish crackers no matter how often you vacuum. I rarely eat in the car, and goldfish were relegated to my wife’s car. I’m not hear to judge….

How Effective Is Steam Cleaning For You Car

How Effective Is Steam Cleaning For You Car

Did you know that by using the power of steam to clean your car, it can be made look like new again? This process is easy and only takes about 10 minutes. For those who were wondering how they should get their vehicles cleaned at home without having any expensive services or products available from…

How To Choose Leather Cleaner And Conditioner For Car Seats

You’re driving your car and you notice that the leather seats are starting to look a bit worn. You remember seeing a commercial for a leather cleaner and conditioner and deciding that it was time to give it a try. After doing some research, you find that there are a few different options available to…

car detailing guide

The Ultimate Car Detailing Guide: Tips & Tricks

Introduction Your car is your second most valuable asset if you own a home, and it’s probably the most valuable if you rent. (My ancestors didn’t bequeath any art painted by European masters or priceless jewelry.) If you’re planning on selling your car, or just want to keep it in top condition, auto detailing is…

Does Washing Your Car Remove Wax

Does Washing Your Car Remove Wax

Introduction We’ve all been there. You spend hours waxing and polishing your car, only to have the rain wash it away. I trust you all know that a single rain shower won’t wash away all of the wax, but repeated exposure to rain, snow, sleet, etc will remove the wax over time. So does washing…

The Most Effective Tools for Waxing Your Car

The Most Effective Tools for Waxing Your Car

Introduction You’ve just washed your car and it looks amazing. But, you know that the moment you drive it, it’s going to get dirty again. You want to protect your car’s paint job and make it last as long as possible. Waxing is a great way to do this. But what are the most effective…

how to clean car seats

How To Clean Car Seats

You’re driving along and notice a speck on your passenger seat. You can’t help but wonder how long it’s been there and what exactly it is. Suddenly, your whole car feels dirty. You start to think about all of the other places that are probably just as dirty – the floor mats, the cupholders, and,…

how to clean oxidized headlights

How to Clean Oxidized Headlights

Introduction You’re driving down the road and you notice that the person in front of you has really clear, bright headlights. But when you look at your own headlights, they seem yellow and lackluster in comparison. You might be wondering why this is and how you can get your headlights looking as clear as the…

5 reasons why dirt can damage your car

5 Reasons Why Dirt Can Damage Your Car

Introduction You love your car. You take care of it and you want it to last. But did you know that dirt can actually damage your car in a variety of ways? It’s true! Dirt can cause scratches and other damage to your car’s paint job. It can accumulate on your car’s tires, which can…