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10 Essential Do’s and Don’ts Of Successful Car Detailing

Saturday, November 29th, 2014

10 Essentials Of Successful Car Detailing

Car detailing is the art of getting your cherished motor looking as near to, and in many cases better than the day it was driven out of the showroom.

Whether you are seeking absolute perfection, to go one better than the next door neighbour or simply to look after and protect the value of your pride and joy, there are a number of key steps required to get and keep your vehicle looking like new.

This article forms part of the introduction to car detailing from our Detailing Guide series. Here I kick-start you with my 10 essential do’s and don’ts of successful car detailing.

If you follow and keep to these suggestions it will make your detailing much much easier and more enjoyable as well as avoid some of the pitfalls and mistakes that I made as I was learning the ropes. (more…)

Using the Two Bucket Method of Car Washing to Help Avoid Swirl Marks

Monday, January 23rd, 2012

The Two Bucket Method of Car WashingWhether or not you have access to running water whilst cleaning your car either via a pressure washer or hose, many detailers still combine these with the ‘ two bucket ‘ method of washing a car.

So why use two buckets when one should do? (more…)

8 Top Tips for Cleaning and Caring for Your Microfibre Cloths & Drying Towels

Thursday, January 5th, 2012

8 Tips for Cleaning and Caring for Microfibre Cloths & Drying Towels

As any detailer will testify – you can never have enough microfibre cloths in your detailing kit bag, whether for cleaning, polishing or drying. Most would also agree it is just as important that you take equal care of cleaning and caring for your microfibres as you do using them to detail your cherished motor.

Here we outline 8 Top Tips to wash, clean and care for your microfibre cloths and towels, keeping them in tip top condition and ensuring your microfibre cloths are working at optimum performance. (more…)