Tag Archives: auto detailing forum

02Nov/15

Winter is Coming…So Prepare Your Vehicle

15% OFF Full Detail (offer ends Nov. 30th) Winter is coming, and it can be rough on your vehicle. Your paint, wheels and carpet all take a beating from the elements, so prepare for snow, salt, ice andRead More…

05Oct/15

Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro RAIN for Windshields

With the recent onslaught of rain in the DC Metro area, there’s no better time to think about making your vehicle safer. You may have heard about our protective coating products like American-made Opti-Coat Pro, or the hardest paint protectionRead More…

14Sep/15

Scratches, Swirl Marks and More

There are a many ways your vehicle’s paint can become contaminated. Whether it’s swirl marks, scratches, fading, chipping, a lack of shine or more, it never ends well. In detailing, these are commonlyRead More…

31Aug/15

Why You Should Clean Your Vehicle Before Traveling

For many Americans, Labor Day marks Summer’s last real holiday which means lots of traveling and vacations. Before embarking on that road trip, however, consider scheduling a wash and detailing from Capitol Shine. While traveling, yourRead More…

03Aug/15

Through August – Free Spray Wax with Wash and Vacuum

“Hey Capitol Shine, why are you giving away a free spray wax?” Good question! We know our Wash + Vac is superior to any others in the industry, but have you tried itRead More…

27Jul/15

Tips for Preventing Sun Damage

Your Vehicle Needs Sunscreen Too! Whew! We’ve had some extreme heat lately. Just as your skin can get sunburned, so can the paint of your car, truck, van, or SUV. Vehicle SunRead More…

20Jul/15

Eliminating Cigarette Smoke and Other Odors

At Capitol Shine, we receive a variety of vehicles with different stains, odors and more. One of the more common odors our customers experience is that of cigarette smoke. Air fresheners and fragrances can cover up theRead More…

15Jul/15

Removing & Preventing Upholstery Stains Yourself

At one point or another, we’ve all experienced some type of stain in our vehicle’s interior. Some stains you can remove yourself, while others may require a more complex procedure. One of the main itemsRead More…

08Jun/15

Engine Clean & Polish: Increase Resale Value & Prevent Problems

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 their vehicle in for a detailing beforeRead More…

12Jan/15

No More Icy Windshields! Winterize Your Vehicle Today!

Protect Against Snow, Sleet, & Ice In case you haven’t noticed, winter is here! With more bad weather on the way, it looks like mother nature has no intention of slowing down.Read More…