A Comparison of Paint Protection Film and Ceramic Coatings

With the different options available in automobile paint protection, it may be difficult to determine which type of protection is best for your car. You may be considering paint protection film or a ceramic coating. Both have their advantages and disadvantages. Perhaps the best way to decide is to carefully compare the two and think about your typical driving conditions and the potential damage that you want to prevent. As you’ll see, you may even want to combine the two … Read More

What Your New 3M PPF Will do to Protect Your Car

Do you often worry about the appearance of your car? We don’t blame you, it’s a big investment and at the end of the day everyone wants to have the nicest looking car on the block. It seems like there are a million miracle products out there that promise permanent and complete protection for your car, but they can’t all be that great, can they? Since you’re here reading this you’re clearly the type to do your homework and in … Read More

PPF vs. Ceramic Coatings Part 1: Chemical Resistance

This is just the first in a 3 part series where we’ll compare ceramic coatings to paint protection films. Our first metric is chemical resistance. The chemical resistance of a coating determines how well it stands up to chemical components like windshield washer fluid, gasoline, coolant, battery acid or most anything with an acidic component. Your car is exposed to many of these things on a daily basis, so it’s important that whatever you choose to protect your paint 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

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