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…

10Dec/18

What Is A “Hydrophobic” Surface? – Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro and PPF

Applying Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro formula to the surface of your car’s paint, glass, wheels and interior creates a “hydrophobic” surface, meaning the surface literally repels liquids – water rolls off instead ofRead More…

01Sep/18

Back to School: 10% OFF INTERIOR SHAMPOOS!

Back to School: 10% OFF INTERIOR SHAMPOOS! It’s time for school, and Capitol Shine wants to help you get off on the right foot. So before your van, SUV, car or truckRead More…

20Aug/18

Beware Of Fake “Ceramic Pro” Products You’ve Seen Advertised

Let’s Talk About Those Fake “Ceramic Pro” Products You’ve Seen Advertised With successful products, no matter the industry, there are always copycats. Recently, we’ve seen many new “paint protection” products advertised onRead More…

23Apr/18

The Lotus Effect and Hydrophobic Surfaces – Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro

“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 hydrophobic properties of a plant? Because it’sRead More…

12Mar/18

Why To Avoid The Automatic Car Wash After the Sleet and Snow

Why To Avoid The Automatic Car Wash After the Sleet and Snow We are expecting to receive some rain, sleet and snow over the next few days in the Washington, D.C. area, so whereRead More…