19Dec/16

Removing Ice From Your Car

DOES A LAYER OF ICE AFFECT YOUR PAINT? This past weekend, many of us woke up to find a layer or two of ice covering our cars. At Capitol Shine, we’ve talkedRead More…

07Nov/16

Prepare For Winter with 10% OFF a Full Detail, and also Save 15% Off Gift Cards!

10% Off A Full Detail (through 11/10/16) 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 and more with 10%Read More…

31Oct/16

Don’t Worry, We Can Fix Those Scratches

Paint Correction: What Is It? By now you have probably heard us mention our paint protective coatings like Ceramic Pro, Opti-Coat Pro or Paint Protection Film. These coatings add shine and protection to your paint, glass,Read More…

24Oct/16

Why To Seriously Consider An Engine Cleaning

Benefits Of A Clean Engine 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 vehicleRead 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…

01Aug/16

Detailing vs. Car Washing: What’s the Difference?

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, asRead More…

18Jul/16

Improve Your Road Visibility

According to World Weather & Climate Information, next month, August, “is the wettest month of the year in the Washington, D.C. area.” Capitol Shine offers a wide variety of protection for yourRead More…

05Jul/16

Prevent Sun Damage to Your Car

Sunscreen For Your Car? We hope everyone had a great Independence Day weekend. Now that we’re into July, we should expect some real heat to come our way. Just as your skinRead More…

06Jun/16

Why Detailing is Important

Detailing vs. “Just a Wash” One of the questions we are often asked is “What goes into detailing my vehicle?” or “How is detailing different from washing a car?” Essentially, detailing goesRead More…