Tag Archives: Ceramic Pro

30Jul/18

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…

28Jun/18

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…

19Jun/18

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…

01May/18

Is Pollen Harmful To Your Paint?

Does Pollen Damage Your Paint? Many of us went out to our cars this morning only to notice layers of pollen accumulated on top. If you’re lucky enough to park in aRead More…

23Apr/18

The Lotus Effect and Hydrophobic Surfaces – Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro

“The lotus effect refers to self-cleaning properties that are a result of ultrahydrophobicity as exhibited by the leaves of Nelumbo or ‘lotus flower.’” (source) Why are we talking about the hydrophobic properties of a plant? Because it’sRead More…

09Jan/17

Our “New Car Prep Package” Is Turning Heads

Capitol Shine’s New Car Prep Package Have you recently purchased a new car? Maybe you’ve purchased a slightly used car from a dealership? There’s nothing quite like owning a new vehicle – the exclusive new car smell, theRead More…

02Oct/16

Quick Shine Through October 31, 2016

Wash, Vacuum, Spray Wax & More (through October 31st) Capitol Shine’s Quick Shine package is exactly what your vehicle needs to quickly freshen up. Right now, through October 31st., we’re taking $10 off the total!Read More…

26Sep/16

Autumn Is Preparation Season

Nice Now, Harsh Later This past Thursday marks the first day of autumn. For the next few months, we’ll be able to enjoy cool nights with the windows down. Winter, however, isRead More…

06Sep/16

New Locations Starting Next Week

New Locations in VA, D.C. and MD. In our ongoing effort to provide convenient locations to our customers, we’re excited to announce our new shops opening next week! Whether you’re in Arlington, Washington, D.C.Read More…

29Aug/16

Auto Detailing Life Hacks

Auto Detailing Defined Many confuse the term “Auto Detailing” with “Car Washing.” While part of detailing does consist of washing, it is actually just one component of many. A great explanation comesRead More…