You remember the day when you were in rapture driving your newly bought car. Time has flown and your car looks and speaks a little weary now.
Don’t feel sad. There are plenty of auto detailing services operating in and around Calgary. Take your pick and give your car a new lease of life!
First be Sure What are the Services to Expect
Basic auto detailing entails thorough overhaul and renovation of the exterior and interior of a vehicle.
The services generally offer the following as an exterior detailing:
- Hand Wash & Hand Dry, Hot Waxing
- Tires & wheels cleaned & shined
- Engine bay shampooed
- Undercarriage washed
- Carnauba wax paint protection
- High gloss paint finish, Clay & decontaminate Paint
- And more!For Interior detailing the below areas are generally taken care of:
- Thorough Vacuuming
- Vinyl Plastic & Trim cleaned & Dressed
- Clean & Dress Dash & Center Console
- Interior Deodorized
- Crystal clear windows
- Leather seats steam cleaned & conditioned
- Floor Mats washed
- Second application of conditioner to rejuvenate and protect leather
- Buttons knobs gages & vents cleaned
- Seats & Upholstery Shampooed & steam cleaned
- And much more
Select Your Auto Detailing Services Carefully
Keep the following in mind:
- Research the credibility level of the service provider through web reviews, client feedbacks, affiliations etc. Check forums and talk to real people.
- Match the offerings with your needs along with cost considerations. If you do not need all the services offered in a package seek a less costly alternative.
- Check the equipment and methods used in the operation and their suitability for your car.
- Have the knowledge of different kinds of car wash, paint and opt for the best fit. Your car may react badly to chemical cleaning and needs chemical free and eco-friendly cleaning. So each service details are to be judged for your car type and condition.
- You need to make sure that the car detailing services are long lasting and be aware that when really your car will need a redo. If detailing is done before time it’s just a waste of money.
- Though mobile detailing facilities are convenient try to opt for fixed location detailing. They are more credible for obvious reasons.
- Make sure that the service providers offer a warranty as accidental damage or incompetent handling is not rare.
- Armed with the basic awareness of vehicle maintenance, just sit back and enjoy your ride till the time comes for another auto detailing.
- Last but not least keep on doing the regular basic care by yourself or someone you can trust with the job.