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How To Wash Car In Winter & Why It's Good

How To Wash Car In Winter & Why It's Good

There’s just something about the summertime that turns washing your car from a chore to a treat.  It might be all the vitamin C that you're soaking in from the sunlight. Maybe it’s the way that the cool water helps to counterbalance the heat. It could even be the way that the light helps your paint shine a little brighter.  On the other hand, washing your car in the winter can be a real hassle. It’s very cold outside, the skies are overcast and gray, and your car is probably covered in ice to boot.  Given a choice between the...

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Rows of different colored spray paint cans for cars.

What Type of Paint is For Cars?

  There’s nothing like a fresh coat of paint to completely refresh the look of your car. If you’re seeking a (relatively) quick way to give your car an exterior update, a paint job might be exactly what you’re looking for.  With so many different types of paint, it can be confusing to decipher which should be used on your vehicle. Luckily, we have the answer to that question - and beyond.   What Type of Paint is for Cars? Unsurprisingly, paint for cars is not one-size-fits-all. In fact, there are several different types of paint that you can use...

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Bridget Reed
How Much Oil Does My Car Need?

How Much Oil Does My Car Need?

It’s necessary that your automobile has the correct amount of oil for a plethora of reasons. Having the right amount of oil is crucial to automobile maintenance, for one. Without having oil in your car, it won’t work effectively. This can ultimately cause damage that can significantly decrease the lifespan of the car.  Luckily, providing your vehicle with the correct amount of oil doesn’t need to be difficult. In fact, it’s fairly straightforward. Here’s how to figure out exactly how much oil your car will require.  Why is Oil Important? First, let’s dive into the details of why exactly oil...

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Man using a microfiber car sponge to scrub a blue car.

How Much To Tip For a Car Wash: What's The Average Tip For a Car Detailer?

As a car owner, you understand the value of that deep shine as the sun glimmers off your freshly cleaned paint. While some consumers are happy with a standard mechanical way, many of us take great pride in our vehicles and want to give them the top of the line treatment, a professional hand wash. Why Pay For a Hand Wash?  To completely wash your vehicle, it’s important to soak, soap, scrub, rinse, and dry every every inch in order to remove all the dirt and contamination, and dry off all the water to avoid water spots.  Unfortunately, the fast...

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