Is a ceramic coating good for your car?

The Answer is positively YES Firstly let?s look at what is 9H-LDC PRO -LDC PRO?by Always Dry is an advanced ceramic protection coating, which offers not only high durability but most of all excellent hydrophobic properties. Unlike other products, owing to its content of far beyond 60% SiO2 (Silica), it gives incredible transparency of the cured coat. It is also entirely resistant to any chemical with pH between 2 and 11.

The surface of your vehicle is the most impressive part. Most importantly, it is the single most substantial factor while searching a car. Make, model, motor, even price all take a back seat when it comes to quality and colour of your vehicle?s finish. Nothing compares to the dramatic, flawless shine of a brand new paint finish. But in reality, it rarely lasts the life of a vehicle. When a vehicle looks older, more scratched and worn than it actually is, both pride and resale value are lost. With 9H-LDC Pro keep your new car looking new or rejuvenate an older car.

How long does ceramic take to cure?

The ceramic takes only 30seconds to flash, and takes 24 hours to achieve full hardness. This is also the only ceramic on the market that iswaterprooff in 10min.

What does ceramic coating mean?

Ceramic coating is another terminology for Paint protection, most paint protections are just a surface coating, whereas Ceramic coating that we use chemically bonds into the paint to create a perinate coating to protect the vehicles paint. Consumers are tired of car dealers who sell ?paint protection? and charge a large number of dollars?to simply wax a car and call it ?protected?. There are countless reviews online, on how?car dealers have ripped them off by selling useless products. THATS because more than 80% of Paint protections sold in most dealerships today are a limited basic Compound/core ingredient, be it wax, Teflon, polymer, silicone, or GLASS Plexin are just relabelled and marketed differently. THEY all give some shine and protection, but that?s where the similarities end.

Paint protection products out there vary in price, and of course quality. Protectants on the market today offer some or limited amount of protection and do not provide lasting shine without a reapplication. A product that contains scratch protection, a lasting shine, and requires less maintenance, will be worth the dollars.

What is paint compound?

There are a lot of different compounds and different grades that will shine or cut the paintwork back to reveal that flawless shine. Heavy compounds will remove badly marked scratched paint, and the finer the compound the more you can perfect that flawless shine. The heavier the marks the heavier grade of compound that?s required to remove those marks, and then you have to step down to a finer compound to finesse and polish the paint to a flawless shine.

What is mobile car detailing?

Mobile detailing means WE come to you, home, or office, life is getting so much busier now Mobile detailing is the way of the future, its all about convince.

What does it cost to have your car detailed?

The costs vary depending on what service you require, we not only have set packages but we also tailor packages to suit our customer?s needs.

How long does it take to detail a car?

The costs vary depending on what service you require, we not only have set packages but we also tailor packages to suit our customer?s needs.

What are the steps in detailing a car?

This is the way we like to do things, Check vehicle over prior to commencing work, snow foam pre-wash, Spray wheels with Ph neutral wheel cleaner. Spray and clean wheels arches, door jams, boot jams, with Citric degreaser. Spray and clean engine bay with Citric degreaser. Rinse entire car. Wash car with active car wash. Rinse. Clay block paint where required. Then microfibre towel dry. Dress engine bay. Dress tyres. Clean glass inside and out. Vacuum and high pressure blow out interior. Wipe down all interior surfaces, Dress interior surfaces using non-silicon or greasy conditioner. Depending on the condition of the paint depends on the stages of paint correction required. Double check our work to ensure all the customers? requirements have been met or exceeded.

Benefits of getting a professional car detailing service

We have had training and experience with all the latest products and tools to ensure that the vehicle can be kept at a high standard while doing it safely and in most cases a very good eye for detail.

Will getting a car detail increase the cars re-sale value?

Yes, after being in the new car motor industry for over 14 years, first appearances do count as a well presented car will give that feeling of this vehicle has been well looked after, compared to one that comes in dirty, scratches all over it and filthy inside. Even though the car still gets looked over, that first impression stays, and same would go for a private sale, if a car is well-presented and it looks like its been loved you Will get more money for your car.

Does detailing prevent the car from sun damage?

Yes, in most cases if a?car is regularly washed and polished and waxed, there is no reason why it will not last, but who has time for that these days. Ideally to keep your car looking its best and lasting the time, for a vehicle that?s used on a daily basis should be washed at least every 2 weeks, polished and waxed every 3 months. Todays paint isn?t as good as it once was most automotive paint now has gone water-based, to save money and weight they don?t put as much paint on the vehicle anymore.

Will getting a car detail increase the cars re-sale value?

Yes, after being in the new car motor industry for over 14 years, first appearances do count as a well presented car will give that feeling of this vehicle has been well looked after, compared to one that comes in dirty, scratches all over it and filthy inside. Even though the car still gets looked over, that first impression stays, and same would go for a private sale, if a car is well-presented and it looks like its been loved you Will get more money for your car.

What causes swirl mark on your car?

The answer may surprise you. The most common cause is using a chamois to dry your car after washing. Since it doesn?t

take much to scratch the clear coat on a car, using a soft, clean towel ? or even a microfiber towel ? doesn?t guarantee it won?t cause any swirls. If the towel has dirt or dust on it, or is a stiff old towel, you can count on creating new swirls every time.

Towels aren?t the only culprits. Virtually any kind of improper?car washing?or drying tools and techniques can create the microscopic scratches that show up as swirls. Some of the leading causes of swirls include

  • Buffing or polishing with the wrong type of pad
  • Using harsh paint cleaners or polishing compounds
  • Using a dirty chamois or towels and applicators containing polyester threads
  • Wiping dirt or dust off your car with a dry towel
  • Using a dirty car duster
  • Using a sponge when washing
  • Driving through an automated car wash that uses brushes and other wipers
  • Failure to rinse your car completely before washing
  • Not thoroughly washing your car before drying
  • Placing a dirty cover over your car

Do we detail show cars?

Yes, we love working and detailing show cars, we have quite a few customers that have show cars and have won many many shows over the years including my own show cars that have won numerous Grand Champion and best of show awards over the years. This is where our eye for detail came from.

What causes swirl mark on your car?

The answer may surprise you. The most common cause is using a chamois to dry your car after washing. Since it doesn?t

take much to scratch the clear coat on a car, using a soft, clean towel ? or even a microfiber towel ? doesn?t guarantee it won?t cause any swirls. If the towel has dirt or dust on it, or is a stiff old towel, you can count on creating new swirls every time.

Towels aren?t the only culprits. Virtually any kind of improper?car washing?or drying tools and techniques can create the microscopic scratches that show up as swirls. Some of the leading causes of swirls include

  • Buffing or polishing with the wrong type of pad
  • Using harsh paint cleaners or polishing compounds
  • Using a dirty chamois or towels and applicators containing polyester threads
  • Wiping dirt or dust off your car with a dry towel
  • Using a dirty car duster
  • Using a sponge when washing
  • Driving through an automated car wash that uses brushes and other wipers
  • Failure to rinse your car completely before washing
  • Not thoroughly washing your car before drying
  • Placing a dirty cover over your car

Do your services cover trucks and motorbikes?

Yes, if it has got a motor we will detail it, every different type of vehicle, bike or boat requires a different approach. Give us a call to talk about your specific needs in more detail.

Our Most Frequently Asked Questions

Our customers understandably have a lot of questions when it comes to Paint Protection and Car Detailing services. We have endeavoured to answer the most commonly asked questions for your convenience. If you can’t find an answer to your question please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us by clicking the link below or you are welcome to call us with any questions on?0419 888 456

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What is paint protection?

Paint protection or ceramic coating?by Always Dry is an advanced ceramic protection coating, which offers not only high durability but most of all excellent hydrophobic properties. Unlike other products, owing to its content of far beyond 60% SiO2 (Silica), it gives incredible transparency of the cured coat. It is also entirely resistant to any chemical with pH between 2 and 11.

The surface of your vehicle or marine craft is the most impressive part. Most importantly, it is the single most substantial factor while searching for a car or boat. Make, model, motor, even price all take a back seat when it comes to the quality and colour of your vehicle?s or boat?s finish. Nothing compares to the dramatic, flawless shine of a brand new paint finish. But in reality, it rarely lasts the life of a vehicle. When a vehicle or marine craft looks older, more scratched and worn than it actually is, both pride and resale value are lost. With?9H-LDC Pro?keep your new car looking new or rejuvenate an older car.

What does paint correction do?

Also known as Swirl mark removal or machine polishing, paint correction is the reduction or removal of marks in the top layer of the paint to produce a more refined finish, paint correction involves using a machine preferably an orbital and varying grade of compound on pads. Good paint correction requires a high degree of skill and concentration, but done properly it can really transform the look of a car by dealing with (amongst other things); hard water marks, etching caused by bird droppings, swirl marks, scratches, and light fading.

Do you recommend getting my vehicle protected?

Yes, It explicitly protects against colour fading, acid rain, tree sap, oxidation, bug splatter, bird droppings, road grime, harmful UV rays, corrosion, hard water stains and light scratches.

Exceptionally high durability: The presence of more than 60% quartz boosts toughness of the cured surface up to 9H hardness.

Incredible hydrophobic effect: The advanced nanotechnology facilitates water repellency ability, thereby, deterring water bond with the coated surface.

Extreme weather resistant: Irrespective of rain, storm or hot weather, the vehicle continues to retain its original shine due to the protective layer formed by 9H LDC.

Extensive warranty: In comparison to other waxes and polishes, this Liquid Diamond Coating lasts due to its excellent strength.?It offers a lifetime warranty on new vehicles, 5 years on a used vehicle and?3 years on a marine craft.

Amazing: 4~5 Micron thick

No more buffing your vehicle or marine craft and waxing it every few months. With 9H LDC Pro you never need to wax again. Save money on car detailing, marine craft maintenance.

Do you recommend getting you new car protected?

Applied correctly, a high-quality paint protection product adds a very long lasting protective ?shell? to your car?s paintwork that repels dust, lessens grime, makes washing easier, doubly effective and completely eliminates the need for polishing.

So does paint protection really work?

If the right product is applied correctly ? absolutely. But don?t run to the dealer yet?for all the information you need on protecting your new car read our article – Is you your new car protected?

Where do we service?

We service all areas throughout Southeast Queensland, and we have even gone as far north as Townsville and as far south as Sydney.

Do you charge a call out fee?

No, we do not charge for a call out fee, it?s all about convenience for the customer and most importantly great customer service. Being mobile is the way of the future who has time to drop of there car in the morning, arrange a lift to work, arrange another lift back to pick up their car and then make the long trip back home, sounds exhausting to me.