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Properties of Ceramic Car Coatings Part 3: Hydrophobic

In the last two parts of this series, we focused on two properties of ceramic car coatings that are of great importance in terms of providing surface protection for cars, namely chemical resistance and hardness. Now let’s talk about another important property possessed by ceramic coatings: hydrophobicity or their ability to repel contaminants in water. While water-based contaminants cannot produce physical dents on a car, they can cause a variety of other problems. Minerals, chemicals, and acids present in the water can react … Read More

Properties of Ceramic Car Coatings Part 2: Hardness

In the first part of this series, we described the chemical resistance offered by ceramic coatings. Another important property of ceramic car coatings is their hardness. Defining Hardness For paint protection coatings, hardness is a mechanical property which can be calculated based on how resistant a car’s surface is to outside force. In other words, hardness signifies how well a material can resist scuffs and minor scratches on its surface. Ceramic Coating Hardness As has been mentioned before, a ceramic … Read More

Properties of Ceramic Car Coatings Part 1: Chemical Resistance

Ceramic Coatings are fast becoming the most popular choice for car owners who wish to provide the very best in paint protection for their vehicles. But what exactly is it that makes ceramic coatings so effective at paint protection? Let’s answer that question in detail by looking into the various properties of ceramic car coatings. Chemical Resistance Ceramic coatings are also known as nano-coatings because the ceramic coating bonds with the car’s paint job at the molecular level. This type of bond is … Read More

What is a Paint Protection Coating?

For the longest time, the best type of car paint protection was thought to be carnauba wax. While professional grade car waxes are good products if used properly, wax does have some limitations. A revolutionary new category of paint protection has begun to replace wax. Let’s take a closer look at exactly what this new process entails. Latest in Paint Protection When car owners hear the term ‘car paint coating’ or ‘paint protection coating’ they sometimes assume the term refers … Read More

A Comparison of Dealership Paint Protection Packages and Certified Ceramic Coating Installation

If you’ve recently bought or are in the process of buying a new car you know that dealers will try to push all sorts of extras on you, from rust-proofing to so-called “paint protection packages.” The question is, are any of these extra services worth it? In the case of a dealership paint protection package, it’s advised that you pass. What is a Dealership Paint Protection Package? Typically, a paint protection package from a dealer is nothing more than a glorified … Read More

Want Superior Surface Protection for Your New Porsche? Apply a Ceramic Coating

A new Porsche is not cheap, but you didn’t need us to tell you that. Any time you get a new car this expensive there can be some anxiety about taking it out for a spin. What if it rains? What if it gets scratched up in the parking lot? Shouldn’t your new sports car be a joy to ride and a pleasure to drive? If you’re anxious about wear and tear on your new Porsche all the time, doesn’t … Read More

The Ceramic Pro Porsche Club of America Ceramic Coating Package

The Porsche Club of America (PCA) has long been a source of pride for its members and the envy of outsiders. Dedicated to spreading knowledge about the best ways to take care of your Porsche, the Porsche Club of America has entered into what promises to be a significant partnership with Ceramic Pro to provide the next level of car protection for its members. Better Quality Protection Porsche owners are aware of the anxiety that is experienced every time they take … Read More

For Best Results Deliver Your New Car Directly to Your Ceramic Coating Installer

So you’ve decided to get a ceramic coating for your brand new car. It’s a smart step towards providing the most modern and effective method of paint protection for your vehicle that the market has to offer. But what should your next step be? If you were thinking of letting the dealership give your car a courtesy detail service before you pick it up, then think again. The best option is to make arrangements to have your new car delivered … Read More

Tesla Owners: A Ceramic Coating is Your Best Choice for Eco-Friendly Paint Protection

These days cool isn’t synonymous with fast or impractical. Your new Tesla is gorgeous and eco-friendly with a good amount of power to boot. A Tesla doesn’t come cheap though, and the best way to protect your investment and ensure that it was money well spent is with a ceramic coating. So what is a ceramic coating, and why is it the right choice for your Tesla? The Basics of Ceramic Coatings Ceramic coatings work by forming a permanent chemical bond … Read More

Protect Car Paint From Sun Damage With These Tips

Buying a new car is a happy occasion, but it can also come with some anxiety. You value your investment and want to keep that new car look but it seems like everything is out to damage your paint, even the sun. The sun’s powerful UV rays can oxidize and fade car paint, as well as degrade the rubberized trim. This is especially true in Florida where the sun beats down on our cars almost every day. Fortunately, it doesn’t need … Read More