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…

31Jul/19

The Problem With Factory Clear Coats On Cars

The Problem With Factory Clear Coats On Cars If you’ve ever seen an unrestored old car from the 50’s, 60’s or 70s, you’ve probably noticed that the paint, despite being several decadesRead 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…

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…

27May/19

Car Bras vs. Paint Protection Film

Car Bras vs. Paint Protection Film We’ve all seen a car with a thick, leather bra on the front like the one pictured above. Listen, we have NOTHING against protecting a car’sRead More…

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…

06May/19

The Elements vs. Your Car’s Paint

Are Natural Elements Harmful To Your Paint? This past weekend was wet and soggy. Luckily, we can now experience some sunny weather before more expected rain this Thursday through next Monday. ItRead More…

30Apr/19

A Reminder: Avoid Automatic Car Washes For Cleaning Pollen

Why Should You Avoid An Automatic Car Wash With Brushes? Last week, we talked about pollen and how everyone’s cars suddenly had a yellow tint. It’s pollen season, but before you goRead 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…