Category: Reconditioning Services

Auto Carpet Cleaning

Old school detailers just used an old shop vac, scrub brush and a bucket. It’s a horrible way to scrub carpets and isn’t even close to a professional auto carpet cleaning, but they managed somehow. Other less professional detailers like to spray chemical on your carpets, pressure wash the dirt out and then drill small holes in your floor boards to let the water drain out. I know you think I’m kidding, but I’m not. Professional heated carpet extractors will run about $1,500. So if your detailer does not have one, go somewhere else. If they can’t afford $1,500 for equipment that will dramatically improve the quality of their work, then you don’t want your car near them.

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Auto Reconditioning

Auto Reconditioning Services Detailing businesses must adapt to survive in tough economies like we’ve been dealing with for the past five years. Sadly, the idea of simply doing a good job detailing customer cars is not...

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You Can’t Run a Business Without Insurance

If you don’t think insurance is important enough to protect yourself, consider it as a marketing ploy. Either way, regardless of how you look at it you can’t run a business without insurance. There are too many variables if you don’t have downside protection. That’s how we use it. I tell people it’s like hedging bets when you gamble in Vegas. You always want to have a downside limit to how much you can lose. If you have your life invested in your business and no insurance, your losses have the potential to be more than 100% of your investment.

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Paint Chip Scratch Repair

At your local detail shop or mobile details service, you can find many other lower cost alternatives for paint chip and scratch repair services. Many times a scuff or key scratch isn’t through the clearcoat and can be removed by wet sanding and agressive compounding. After this we can move on to paint chip and scratch repair, touch-up, or bumper repairs and painting. These are considered standard car reconditioning services.

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