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Grocery Carts, Keys & Brushes: How Do They Relate to One Another?

Grocery Carts, Keys & Brushes: How Do They Relate to One Another? ….Paint Scratches In the Washington, D.C. metro area, space is limited. That means smaller parking spaces, tighter spots, and, unfortunately,Read More…


Yes, It’s Time For An Engine Cleaning. Plus, Other Add-On Services

Why A Clean Engine Is Good For Your Car There are many reasons to consider having your engine cleaned and polished. For one, it will help the resale value. We have many clients who bring theirRead More…


Affordable Paint Protection For All Vehicle Sizes: Sportcoat Pro

Affordable Paint Protection For All Vehicle Sizes: Capitol Shine’s Sportcoat Pro with A 1 Year Warranty! Whether you have an SUV, truck, sports car or sedan, Capitol Shine has the paint protection optionsRead More…


Help Our Small Business with Your Google Review!

Reviews allow local small businesses to hear from their customers about their great experience, and also helps others find us online. 


Preventing Sun Damage to Your Paint

Why You Need Sunscreen For Your Car As we approach Independence Day, we should expect some real July heat to come our way. Just as your skin can get sunburned, so canRead More…


Please Read This Before Cleaning Your Car At Home

Don’t Use These Household Cleaners on Your Car: Tips for Cleaning Your Car In the Washington, D.C. area, it can sometimes be very difficult to wash your car. Many live in apartmentRead More…


Paint and Interior Protection for a Rolls-Royce Dawn

Paint and Interior Protection for a Rolls-Royce Dawn Sometimes, we have the opportunity to detail extremely rare and unique cars, as is the case with our most recent job. Enter the 2016Read More…


Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro Paint Protection Actually Bonds With The Paint

What Does It Mean to “Bond” With Paint?  Simply put, Ceramic Pro is a permanent nanoceramic protective coating, not a traditional wax or sealant. It protects against minor scratches, graffiti, dirt, aging, premature oxidation,Read More…


How To Remove Cigarette and Pet Odors From Your Car

Remove Pet Odors, Cigarette Smoke and More There’s nothing quite like the feeling of driving with the windows down on a sunny day. Unless, of course, it’s just too hot. Then, there’s nothing betterRead More…


Protection For Your Wheels (& Tire Tips)

Tips on Caring for Your Wheels and Tires Wheels At Capitol Shine,  we talk a lot about protection for your paint, but what about protection for your wheels? In cities like Arlington, D.C.Read More…