Tag Archives: xpel paint protection film

03Sep/19

Think Beyond “Car Wash” – Auto Detailing Is What Your Car Craves

What Exactly Does Auto Detailing Mean? The confusion of “washing” vs. the professional “detailing” of a car is not uncommon. After all, aren’t we really just cleaning the car? The answer isRead More…

05Aug/19

What Is The Lotus Effect and A Hydrophobic Surface?

The Lotus Effect and Hydrophobic Surfaces “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 hydrophobicRead More…

22Jul/19

Prevent Your Car From Overheating In The Summer

Prevent Your Car From Overheating In The Summer In this scorching summer heat, how many times have you passed someone pulled over on the George Washington Memorial Parkway with steam bellowing outRead More…

15Jul/19

Scratch Resistant, Anti-Corrosive, UV Resistant, Self-Cleaning, Hydrophobic: Why Ceramic Pro Reigns Supreme

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…

16Apr/19

What Does The Color Of Your Car Say About You? Also, How To Change Your Car’s Color With PPF

What Your Car Color Choice May Mean First, we must admit, we’re no psychologists. Having said that, there have been many studies done on color and the meaning behind them. At CapitolRead More…

18Mar/19

Capitol Shine Detailing and Maintenance Packages

Detailing vs. Maintenance Packages Why do we encourage all first-time Capitol Shine visits to receive our Full Detail prior to our maintenance packages? “What does detailing mean anyways? Isn’t is just a carRead More…

04Mar/19

But Which One? Choosing Your Paint Protection Film/Clear Bra Package

We offer Paint Protection Film, what many also call clear bras. Our films are extremely durable, can be removed and replaced, provide excellent rock chip protection and self healing effects. The question is, “Which package works for me?” 

We understand that different drivers have different requirements, different driving environments, different routes and different budgets. So, let’s take a look.

19Feb/19

Detailing vs. DIY | Why Have A Professional Clean Your Car?

Detailing vs. DIY | Why Have A Professional Clean Your Car? Depending on where you live (an apartment complex vs. a house), it can sometimes seem easier to clean your car yourself.Read More…

11Feb/19

See What Paint Protection Film Looks Like

You’ve heard us talk about our paint protection formulas like Ceramic Pro and Opti-Coat Pro, but we also offer Xpel Ultimate Paint Protection Film and clear bras…

04Feb/19

New Ceramic Pro DC Website

We’ve Launched A New Website: CeramicPro-DC.com We’ve talked a lot about Ceramic Pro paint protection over the years, and now we’ve made it easier than ever to find the information you needRead More…