22Sep/15
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Removing Dog / Cat / Pet Hair From Your Interior

The DC Metro area is full of pet friendly areas: Parks, restaurants, walking trails and more. We love driving our pets around to the best locations and letting them run free. Unfortunately, thatRead More…

14Sep/15

Scratches, Swirl Marks and More

There are a many ways your vehicle’s paint can become contaminated. Whether it’s swirl marks, scratches, fading, chipping, a lack of shine or more, it never ends well. In detailing, these are commonlyRead More…

31Aug/15

Why You Should Clean Your Vehicle Before Traveling

For many Americans, Labor Day marks Summer’s last real holiday which means lots of traveling and vacations. Before embarking on that road trip, however, consider scheduling a wash and detailing from Capitol Shine. While traveling, yourRead More…

24Aug/15

Paint Correction: What Is It?

By now you have probably heard us mention our paint protective coatings like Ceramic Pro or Opti-Coat Pro. These coatings add shine and protection to your paint, glass, wheels, plastics and more.Read More…

10Aug/15

Capitol Shine’s Ceramic Pro Protects Plastic & Trim

Just like the paint on your vehicle, the plastic and trim components can become faded, chalky and marred over time. In addition to looking unsightly, the plastic may end up drying outRead More…

03Aug/15

Through August – Free Spray Wax with Wash and Vacuum

“Hey Capitol Shine, why are you giving away a free spray wax?” Good question! We know our Wash + Vac is superior to any others in the industry, but have you tried itRead More…

27Jul/15

Tips for Preventing Sun Damage

Your Vehicle Needs Sunscreen Too! Whew! We’ve had some extreme heat lately. Just as your skin can get sunburned, so can the paint of your car, truck, van, or SUV. Vehicle SunRead More…

20Jul/15

Eliminating Cigarette Smoke and Other Odors

At Capitol Shine, we receive a variety of vehicles with different stains, odors and more. One of the more common odors our customers experience is that of cigarette smoke. Air fresheners and fragrances can cover up theRead More…

15Jul/15

Removing & Preventing Upholstery Stains Yourself

At one point or another, we’ve all experienced some type of stain in our vehicle’s interior. Some stains you can remove yourself, while others may require a more complex procedure. One of the main itemsRead More…

06Jul/15

Fixing Scratches on Your Car: DIY or Professional?

There are a many ways your vehicle’s paint can become scratched. Regardless of whether it was an accident, natural elements or just someone with a grudge, fixing scratches on your car is aRead More…