09Jul/18

Affordable Paint Protection For All Vehicle Sizes: Sportcoat Pro

Affordable Paint Protection For All Vehicle Sizes: Capitol Shine’s Sportcoat Pro with A 1 Year Warranty! Whether you have an SUV, truck, sports car or sedan, Capitol Shine has the paint protection optionsRead More…

02Jul/18

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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…

11Jun/18

Paint and Interior Protection for a Rolls-Royce Dawn

Paint and Interior Protection for a Rolls-Royce Dawn Sometimes, we have the opportunity to detail extremely rare and unique cars, as is the case with our most recent job. Enter the 2016Read More…

04Jun/18

Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro Paint Protection Actually Bonds With The Paint

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…

21May/18

Protection For Your Wheels (& Tire Tips)

Tips on Caring for Your Wheels and Tires Wheels At Capitol Shine,  we talk a lot about protection for your paint, but what about protection for your wheels? In cities like Arlington, D.C.Read More…

04May/18

How To Inspect The Paint On a New Car, Before the Purchase Is Made

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…

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…

16Apr/18

How Is Paint Protection Film Applied? Like This…

How is Capitol Shine’s Paint Protection Film Applied?  You’ve heard us talk about our paint protection formulas like Ceramic Pro and Opti-Coat Pro, but another option you may consider is Paint Protection Film. Capitol Shine’s films areRead More…