Automobile Blog

25 October 2018

What Does Your Car Say About You?

When Henry Ford unveiled the "Model T" in 1909, he is famously quoted as saying, "Any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants so long as it is black." He said this because he wanted to expand the reality of vehicle ownership to the masses as efficiently as possible. To do so, he knew...
18 October 2018

Why Keep Your Engine Clean?

By Michael Turner Any time you look to buy a new or used car from a car lot, the dealer will most likely pop the hood to give you a look at the shiny, spotless, "fresh off the assembly line" looking engine beneath. Or, if you find yourself at a classic car show, you may see that some of those car...
11 October 2018

Fewer Dead Bugs on My Windshield?

By Michael Turner It's one of the biggest pains of driving. You're heading down the highway at 70 mph and -SPLAT! - a huge bug kamikazes itself all over your windshield resulting in a colorful, gooey mess. Yuck! It can be especially frustrating if you find yourself on a road trip across the Midwe...
4 October 2018

Wax vs. Sealants: What’s the difference?

By Michael Turner If you're a person who is new to the auto detailing game, you may find yourself confused by all the different waxes and sealants on the market and by how they are used. If you plan on using a detail service you may even be overwhelmed by all the different services and packages o...
27 September 2018

5 Types of Detailing Packages

By Michael Turner Most mobile auto detailing services offer a variety of packages to suit the needs of their customers. They understand that everyone is different and that some may only want the minimum package, perhaps only focusing on an exterior detailing. Others may want to upgrade to an inte...
20 September 2018

The History of Auto Detailing

By Michael Turner At Bowtie Detail Services, our specialty is mobile auto detailing. Mobile auto detailing is quite different from your typical car wash or detailing shops. In fact, it's a relatively new concept in vehicle maintenance. We utilize innovative new methods that are designed to save y...
13 September 2018

Signs Your Car Needs a Detailing?

By Michael Turner If you are fortunate enough to have lots of free time on your hands, you may like to spend some of that time giving your vehicle a little extra T.L.C. However, if you're like most people, you have very little time to devote to such things. Chances are the most care your car rece...
6 September 2018

Just How Dirty is Your Car’s Upholstery?

By Michael Turner As much time as you spend in your car, it's basically your second home, right? You eat in your car, do your makeup in your car, shave in your car. Who knows what else you've done, during your daily commute?! Bottom line, with everything you do in your car other than keeping your...
30 August 2018

Is your vehicle dog friendly?

August 26th was National Dog Day and what better way to celebrate with your favorite canine companion than with a nice long ride in the car? If you own a dog you know that nothing is more exciting for them than a car ride! Regardless of what type of vehicle you own, you'll rarely find a dog compl...
23 August 2018

Blasts From the Past

History always repeats itself in many different areas, especially in the world of auto manufacturing. Over the years we have seen one familiar model after another get unceremoniously discontinued, only to be replaced by newer, fresher designs. However, every once in a while there is a demand for ...