Tag Archives: scratch repair Arlington VA

08Jul/19

The Frustration Of Parking In A Metro Area (And How To Fix Scratches)

Car Doors, Grocery Carts, Keys & Brushes: How Do They Relate to One Another?….Paint Scratches No matter where you go in the metro area – Washington, D.C. – Arlington – Alexandria –Read More…

25Jun/19

Tips For Buying A New Car (And Also Our New Car Prep Package)

Are You Considering Buying A New Car? Last week, we talked about how to inspect the paint on a new car before the purchase is made (read it HERE). In continuing ourRead More…

17Jun/19

Helpful Info: Inspecting The Paint Before Purchasing A New Car – Paint Defects

How To Inspect The Paint On a New Car, Before the Purchase Is Made When choosing a new car, many people assume that just because a car is on a dealership lotRead More…

14Jan/19

Happy Snow Day! Remember To Avoid The Automatic Car Wash After the Snow – Here’s Why

Why To Avoid The Automatic Car Wash After the Sleet and Snow Happy Snow Day! Yesterday’s snow seemed like it would never end! With more snow expected later this week, we justRead More…

24Sep/18

What Does “Paint Correction” Mean?

Protective coatings like Ceramic Pro and Opti-Coat Pro add shine and protection to your paint, glass, wheels, plastics and more. You may be wondering, how do we apply these Capitol Shine products? It allRead More…

06Aug/18

Doesn’t My Car Already Have a Clear Coat?

Paint Protection In addition to paint correction services (think fixing scratches and swirl marks), Capitol Shine also offers a variety of paint protection options to meet the needs of each vehicle. Doesn’tRead More…

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…

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…

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…

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…