Buying a car always comes with the tedious task of choosing a colour for it. Even though various options are available to be chosen from, the main element which influences one’s decision is their style sense. Most people opting for a classy look go for black car yet silver can add more style. Red is bright and hot, whereas, white is traditional choice, it’s all rests on the decision of buyer. The original luster and shine add to the value of car over period of time. Once the car fades and loses its paint and colour, the value of car is reduced and it is never the same. Following are some tricks and tips of maintaining the colour and shine of one’s car in environmental friendly manner. Avoiding environmental damages:
Irrespective of the kind of finish used for one’s car, like, matt coating, enamel, acrylic, the car remains exposed to damage due to environmental causes over a period of time. To safeguard the paint and decrease the speed of damage these preventive steps can be undertaken, in other words these can be called as a DIY paint protection kit. The hot sun rays expose one’s car to ultra violet radiations, which can damage the shine and gloss of their car’s finish and as metals retains heat, this can cause not just temporary but also in some cases permanent stains.
The best way to tackle this is use of best car coating and protective sealants. The second major problems are air pollutants, as they get transformed into sulfuric and nitric acids which eventually get deposited on one’s vehicle and erodes the paint. To deal with this, one should maintain their car clean by washing it on regular basis. This is mandatory winter seasons can also result in dirt and salts which eventually leads to rusting and pitting. The frame of a car should also be covered with protective coating layer to eliminate the problem of damage due to rusting.
A clean car can result in buildup of moisture in unclean areas and lead to corrosion. It is advisable to opt for car wash once in two months or go for gentle wash to clean up the dirt that get accumulated and is at places hard to reach, example, under the frame, wheel wells, below the bumpers.Opting pressure washing during or after winter, can be the best option to dislodge excess salt and dirt, at the same time give one’s car clean and shiny appearances and decreasing the possibility of erosion and rust of the vehicle.
One more tip is to maintain one’s car with regular waxing. This helps in a huge way to maintain the colour fading and reduce the damage due to chemicals can lead to the paint and shine of one’s vehicle. It hardly takes 30 minutes for waxing even a heavy load vehicle and it lasts from 3 to 4 months.
Repairing the scratches and chips:Often, matching spray and polishing compounds turn out being the best way to fix prominent chips and stretches. Useful investment of time and effort in these tips will help maintain one their paint and shine of car for long period.