Do you remember the day you turned 16 and you were finally able to drive a car? It probably felt like the most important moment of your life. In fact, it probably WAS the most important moment of your life. It marked the end of childhood, the beginning of young adulthood. Above all, it meant you were finally FREE. Independent. You could go where you wanted and do what you wanted (kind of). With freedom comes responsibility. You have to be able to take care of yourself. What happens if you get a flat tire while driving on the highway? None one w...

There is a lot to do when it comes to detailing a car, which is why most individuals leave it up to the professionals. However, that is not to discourage intrepid DIYers who prefer to do the job themselves. There is something very special about doing a complicated and difficult job on your own. Not only do you save money, but you are also filled with an amazing sense of accomplishment. But, you want to make sure you get the job done right! Keep following our expert guide and you will do just that.Hand Washing is EssentialIf you really ...

Who knew, right? It seems like common sense that detailing a car comes down to addressing all the smallest details of vehicle maintenance, however, unless you are a professional you probably are not familiar with what all these details are. We all love the feeling of sitting in a brand-new pristine car; the smell, the feel, and the atmosphere are all incredible. There is no reason older vehicles can’t be restored to this condition. If you are planning on detailing your own vehicle, make sure you focus on each of these areas.Get the Dirt Out...

Whether you plan on selling your vehicle or simply wish to maintain it in the best condition possible, it is important to properly care for its upholstery. For example, car mats can actually have a big impact on the overall look and appearance of any vehicle. One of the best ways to ensure that car mats look great year-round is to simply wax them with a commonly available type of liquid type shoe polish.Indentations In CarpetingThis is a surprisingly easy way to greatly enhance the overall look of any treasured vehicle. In addition, the...

From brand-new cars to classics and everything in between, keeping automobile upholstery clean and attractive is important. Coffee stains to pet hair and cigarette burns can result in unattractive upholstery. In fact, it can greatly degrade the overall look of any car. Here are a few simple and straightforward care and cleaning tips for automobile upholstery that everyone should consider. For example, there are several easy ways to remove grease stains from carpeting or automobile upholstery.This Will Absorb The GreaseOne example of thi...

Everyone today enjoys great looking automobile carpeting regardless of whether a vehicle is new or old. That said, there are a number of simple and effective ways of improving the appearance of automobile carpeting without spending a fortune. In fact, today more than ever before it is easy and convenient to enhance car carpeting in a fast and efficient way. For example, faded carpeting is a common problem especially where the sun shines year-round. One of the easiest ways to address this problem is to use a mixture of water and ammonia.Comm...

Welcome back to our blog serious on the habits of dangerous drivers. In our last blog, we discussed how speeding, tire maintenance, and failing to yield all contribute to making the road a more dangerous place. Keeping out Phoenix streets safe is all about everyone making a concentrated effort to reduce risk factors. A single person driving dangerously places everyone else on the road at risk. Without further ado, let's learn about four more dangerous driving habits.Failing to Wear a SeatbeltSeatbelts save lives. In a study conducted...

It is a sad and tragic statistic, but each and every year approximately 30,000 Americans die in car accidents. These accidents are caused by a wide range of factors, but the reality is, accidents are accidents, which means they are avoidable. Driving is an inherently dangerous act, which makes it important to take as many safety precautions as possible. In our next two blogs, we are going to look at seven habits of dangerous drivers. Eliminating these habits would go a long way towards keeping everyone safe on the road.SpeedingThere ...

Here in Phoenix, almost 95 percent of households own at least one car, while many own as many as two or three. In a large, city like Phoenix, with a size of approximately 9,000 square miles, it is almost a necessity to own a car. In a town where 20-minute commutes are standard, walking is unrealistic. If owning a car is a necessity, the costs associated with owning a car are just going to have to be a part of your life. In today’s blog, we are going to talk about the costs of owning a car and steps you can take to keep those costs down.Car ...

Windows down, the wind in your hair, music playing from the stereo, maybe some classic rock, Zeppelin’s Ramble On would do, the highway stretching out empty and wide to the horizon, nothing ahead of your but freedom and fun; sounds pretty awesome doesn’t it? It sounds like the perfect road trip. The road trip is an American tradition. It is one the best ways to explore our great nation. Road trips also come with their own unique sets of hardship. In today’s blog, we will give you 3 KILLER tips for getting the most out of your next road trip. ...