Learn how to detail your car. We’ll be posting tons of informative articles on everything you need to know about washing your car to secrets and tools used by professional detailers.

How to Fix a Bad Paint Job

How to Fix a Bad Paint Job Without Re-Painting the Car

Introduction Hi folks! To start I should mention that I did have my ’87 911 re-sprayed a few years back and it turned out great. I used an independent barn-shop in Hampton, GA from a friends’ recommendation. I would use him again in a heartbeat. That’s the first car I’ve had fully re-sprayed though. My…

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…

Maintaining Ceramic Coatings

How to Maintain Ceramic Coatings

Introduction I had my ’87 Porsche 911 ceramic coated after I did a full re-spray on it about 3 years ago. I highlly recommend a good quality ceramic coating for any new or recently repainted car. It greatly protects the investment and, when taken care of properly, can keep your car’s finish nice and shiny….

how to find a good auto detailer

How to Find a Good Auto Detailer

Introduction You’ve just gotten your new car and you want to keep it in pristine condition. You’ve been told that the best way to do this is to find a trusted auto detailer. But with so many options out there, how can you be sure you’re choosing the right one? Auto detailing is the process…

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…

Car Polish vs Car Wax

Car Polish vs Car Wax: What’s the Difference?

Introduction I’ve been there… You’re standing in the auto aisle at your local store, surveying the polishes and waxes on the shelves. You know you need to do something to make your car’s paint look better, but you’re not sure what the difference is between car polish vs car wax. You don’t want to spend…

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,…

rubbing compound vs polishing compound

Rubbing Compound vs Polishing Compound

Introduction This happens to me all the time. I’ve spent hours washing and waxing my car only to notice that there are still subtle scratches and swirl marks everywhere. Here’s a close up of my 993 front clip with lot’s of swirl marks. Side note – I sold this car and will always regret that…