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Liquid Finish Detailing: Policies, Terms, & Conditions

Liquid Finish Detailing: Policies, Terms, & Conditions

Before you appointment please take note of a few policies. As a low volume customer oriented business these points really help ensure we survive to maintain your vehicle!
 
Items
Please remove personal belongings from all compartments, we are not liable for any item during the appointment.  Items left in the vehicle will be set aside for cleaning.  Additional fees may apply for excessive clutter.
 
Billing
Cash, Check (Liquid Finish Detailing LLC), or PayPal Invoice. Pay due in full at pickup or some pre-arranged confirmed method (ie. Online Invoice).
 
Appointments
Please let us know if any changes occur before 24 hours of your appointment, we will try our best to reschedule you. A backlog may exist due to previously scheduled customers.
 
Sorry, we are not a tire shop that can simply fit in appointments in random slots. We are more of a surgical shop that carefully performs rejuvenations at set appointments.
 
Cancellations (Rain!)
Less than 24 hour notice cancellations will require a $50 non refundable deposit to reschedule. Rain is inevitable, please let us know immediately if you want to reschedule! Sorry, no rain checks!
 
Deposits
Coating deposits maybe required to reserve your appointment and cover costs of product.
 
Fees/Notices
$25 storage fee each day past expected agreed pre arranged pickup time. 
$25 fee bounced check
$10-25 Pickup/Delivery charge will be charged for some vehicle transportations
Delivery charges may apply for pickup at odd hours (before 8am, or past 6pm). 
Additional fees may apply for: excessive clutter, biohazard cleaning, excessive dirt, etc. Client will be notified immediately. 
 
Damage
We are not liable for the electronic or mechanical functions of any vehicle, there is very limited exposure from detailing processes that can affect a vehicle.
We care deeply for your vehicle. For any damage to the vehicle please give us a chance to make it right within reason.
 
Protection Warranty
We cannot guarantee how long wax or protectants last as there is no meter in the world that measures durability.
 
Waldo
The “Waldo Effect”: It is common as we polish, clean, wax, or work on your vehicle that deeper unseen preexisting flaws may appear such as deep scratches, etching, paint chips, paint marring, and water spots. Ie. A deep scratch in a wear tear spot may become more noticeable post wash process. 
 
Perfection
Perfect cannot be achieved and is a very broad term. Our job is to make your car super shiny with integrity and the desire to make you happy.. 
 
BioHazard
Biological hazards including but not limited to blood, urine, feces, vomit, bodily fluid, etc. MUST be disclosed prior to work being started.  Significant additional charges will be applied when dealing with biological contamination post estimate process. 
 
Estimates
Estimates are an educated guess of time, materials, and labor.  Every vehicle and customer presents different variables that we cannot control (pet hair, spills, odors, biohazard, etc.). Vehicles in significantly worse condition than at prior assessment or consultation before appointment will have extra charges.
 
Services Changes
Changes in time/cost can occur during the detailing process, we will do our best to notify you with estimate of extra work so you can confirm a new process/service item. 
 
Some services cannot do everything for a neglected vehicle. A “Mini Maintenance” is not designed to restore a neglected vehicle. A minor polish service does not take every swirl, etch or defect in the paint. 
Optimization Training: Opti Coat Training Two Day Event

Optimization Training: Opti Coat Training Two Day Event

Opti Coat Training – “Optimization Training”

Recently completed a two day Optimum “Optimization Training” or as I call it “Opti Coat Training”. I’ve always been a gigantic fan of Optimum No Rinse, Hyper Polish, and Optimum Car Wax. Optimum Car Care‘s philosophy has been to make revolutionary, efficient, and progressive products. It’s making detailing easier, far more efficient, and profitable. So what is Optimization training?

The Basics

What: Certified Training by Optimum Polymer Technologies

Where: 4130 Senator St, Memphis, TN at the “Mothership”

Who: For all inquiring vehicle care individuals looking to advance their knowledge, skill, and “detailing” mindsets. Operated by IDA Trainers, Optimum Product/Regional Representatives, and the entire crew at Optimum Polymer Technologies

How: Two days of training starting from 8am to 10pm. Sign up by emailing [email protected] Cost is $1500, includes three hotel nights, beverages, and meals. Individuals get a $500 product credit to future orders.

Why: To be a certified Opti Coat installer requires proper training and understanding the entire “Optimum Synergy” system.

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Best Amazon Car Microfiber – Washing, Drying, and Windows

Best Amazon Car Microfiber – Washing, Drying, and Windows

Best Amazon Car Microfiber – Washing, Drying, and Windows

Looking for the best Amazon Car Microfiber? Amazon.com offers a huge variety of car microfibers. As a car fanatic you want microfibers that are ulta soft, durable, high quality, absorbent, streak free, scratch free, and at an afforable price. I personally love TheRagCompany for their quality, value, and direct sourcing. Order all the following via Amazon Prime and get a taste for proper quality. Most brands such as Chemical Guys, Carrand, ZWipes, Viking, Etc all use lower grade towels that initially start off soft however taper off in durability and quality. Ensure you use the proper microfiber care: proper detergent, mixing, temperature, and drying system. 

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Top Amazon.com Car Microfiber

Top Amazon.com Car Microfiber

Top Amazon.com Car Microfiber

Looking for the best Amazon.com Car Microfiber? Amazon.com offers a huge variety of car microfibers. As a car fanatic you want microfibers that are ulta soft, durable, high quality, absorbent, streak free, scratch free, and at an afforable price. I personally love TheRagCompany for their quality, value, and direct sourcing. Order all the following via Amazon Prime and get a taste for proper quality. Most brands such as Chemical Guys, Carrand, ZWipes, Viking, & many brands all use lower grade towels that initially start off soft however taper off in durability and quality. Use the proper microfiber care: proper detergent, mixing, temperature, and drying system. 

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Liquid Finish – Optimum Car Care Products

Optimum Polymer Technologies – Detailing Chemicals

Wondering what the best starter detailing product line for your vehicle to maintain the shine and condition after a fresh detail? Optimum Car Care is my choice since it straddles the boutique, professional, and enthusiast detailer market. Innovative, easy to use, efficient, and cost effective are the hallmarks of this brand.  These are all available with Amazon Prime!

 

Optimum No Rinse Wash & Shine – the only way to safely wash your car! Read the No Rinse Guide. Save time, wash safely, and enjoy cleaning your car.

Try Wash & Wax version

 

Optimum Car Wash Soap – traditional high foam car wash for wheels or body, super long foam suds with ultra lubricity.

 

Opti Clean – use for any dust or light dirt. daily or weekly maintenance after a drive or light rain sprinkle

 

Instant Detailer & Gloss Enhancer – make your paint, glass, or surfaces slick and glossy to restore your paint protection.

 

Power Clean – super safe all purpose cleaner for literally any surface, includes exterior or interior surfaces. Use for bugs, leather, or paint issues.

Opti Bond – great adjustable tire shine for that dark and wet look, water based for that clean durable apperance.

 

 

Opti Seal – easiest sealant that air dries off a vehicle, apply during washing or after a wash for protection

Optimum Car Wax – the only spray wax in the world to add UV to your paint system and offers a slick surface

Liquid Finish – On the Optimum Synergy Podcast!

Liquid Finish – On the Optimum Synergy Podcast!

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The Best Car Microfiber

The Best Car Microfiber

Best Car Microfiber

Love you car with the very best car microfiber available on the market!

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Cheap Orbital Polisher Guide

Cheap Orbital Polisher Guide

How to Purchase Cheap Orbital Polisher

Want a cheap orbital polisher to wax or polish your car? Want to spend around $65 to forever make car detailing easier? Need a bang for the bucket polisher that can work reliably for waxing or polishing?

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RagCompany Review: Creature Edgeless, Carwash Towel, and Spectrum 420

RagCompany Review: Creature Edgeless, Carwash Towel, and Spectrum 420

Microfiber Review: Creature Edgeless, Carwash Towel, and Spectrum 420

Liquid Finish Detailing is back with our normal microfiber madness! I like to personally always push Korean over Chinese microfibers for my clients. Chinese manufacturers generally pump out bulk low grade towels that degrade overtime, rarely hold their softness or absorbency, and lack a longterm value. There are a few Chinese facilities with the right fiber, quality standard, and opportunity can produce amazingly good value towels. Back in July our good friends at The RagCompany hinted on the phone at adding a  Chinese made lower tier microfiber line for bulk carwash operations.

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Wheel Coating Treatment

Wheel Coating Treatment

Wheel Coating Services

 
Liquid Finish Detailing offers wheel coating services for the Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, Morrisville, Wake Forest, Holly Springs, Apex, RDU, RTP, and North Carolina Area. Tired of cleaning dirty brake dust from wheels? Want easy wheel cleaning with minimal effort? A specialized wheel coating treatment is the best wheel protection and maintenance.