13May/19

Capitol Shine Is More Than A Car Wash…

What Other Services Does Capitol Shine Provide? As we’ve previously talked about, Capitol Shine has evolved over the years to offer more and more services beyond our popular hand wash and vacuuming.Read More…

22Apr/19

Protection Against Pollen

Pollen Everywhere! But Does It Damage Your Paint? Over the past week or two, many of us have noticed a difference when walking to our cars – a yellowish tint overlaying theRead More…

01Apr/19

Capitol Shine April Promo: $10 Off Interior Shampoo

Save $10 Off Our Complete Interior Shampoo Package “April Showers Bring May Flowers.” It’s a popular saying, however we bet the poets of the 1600’s, where this phrase originated from, didn’t have toRead More…

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…

28Jan/19

Capitol Shine Is More Than Detailing, Paint Correction and Paint Protection, We Also Offer…

What Other Services Does Capitol Shine Provide? As we’ve previously talked about, Capitol Shine has evolved over the years to offer more and more services. We do standard washing, vacuuming, buffing outRead 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…

23Jul/18

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…

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…

28May/18

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…