1. Mistakes to Avoid When Washing Your Car

    Until now, you’ve never really given much thought to washing your car. But the reality is that improper cleaning techniques can actually damage the exterior of your vehicle. Not to worry, though, as the Speedy Sparkle team is here to help. Read on for five mistakes to avoid when washing your vehicle. Washing at random At Speedy Sparkle, we recommend maintaining a sound washing pattern from start…Read More

  2. The 10 Most Damaging Substances For Your Car’s Paint

    It seems to happen all the time. You wash your car or truck only to see it get dirty again within just a few days. That said, wouldn’t it be helpful to know the most common causes of damage to your vehicle’s paint? Let’s take a look at our top ten: Temperature changes This one is especially prevalent in Colorado. Basically, the more your car is exposed to drastic temperature swings, the more…Read More

  3. Happy Holidays From Speedy Sparkle!

    Time is running out for you last-minute holiday shoppers. Maybe you’re about to head to the mall in hope that a certain electronic, outfit, or pair of shoes is still in stock. This holiday season, whether you’re shopping for yourself or a loved one, why not opt for a much more practical gift — such as a clean car? Speedy Sparkle has been voted the best car wash in Loveland for six consecutiv…Read More

  4. How to Keep Your Car Cleaner For Longer

    It’s happened to all of us at one point or another. Hours after having your car washed, an unexpected rainstorm or snowfall hits the city. It’s almost like Mother Nature doesn’t want you to have a clean vehicle. This had us thinking, “How can drivers keep their car or truck spotless for more than just a day or two?” While you certainly can’t control the weather, there are steps you can…Read More

  5. The Importance of a Regular Car Wash

    Consider for a moment how much you rely on your vehicle. Rain or shine, you expect your car or truck to get you from point A to point B. Now think about the cleanliness of your vehicle. Are the windows and tires caked in dirt? Is the interior filled with fast food wrappers and random junk? If you’re begrudgingly nodding your head yes to either of these questions, then it’s probably time to hea…Read More

  6. How Often Should You Wash Your Car?

    Rarely do two car owners agree on what makes a vehicle “clean.” For some, a clean car means that the exterior and interior are absolutely spotless. Others, however, might not mind a bit of dust and mud caked on the doors and windows. Now for the million dollar question: how often should you wash your car? It actually depends on a number of factors, including the following: Location - We are fo…Read More

  7. What to Look for in a Car Wash

    Think about the last time you went to a car wash. Was it a positive experience overall? If not, then it’s time to try a different car wash. But how can you tell if one is better than another? Here are a few things customers look for in a full-service car wash: Quality work - A no-brainer, right? The last thing you want is to spend valuable time and money on a subpar car wash. This is where Speed…Read More

  8. Stop By Our Loveland Car Wash and We’ll Bet You Get This Song Stuck In Your Head

    You can probably guess which song we hear most at our job. If you said "Car Wash" by Rose Royce, you’re right! And it’s not because it’s constantly playing on the Muzak, because it’s not. It’s because, once a customer sees our sign that says we’re the “#1 Car Wash In Loveland,” the words car wash just trips something in their memory...and they’re humming, whistling, or singing "…Read More

  9. Cars That Might Just Have Trouble In Your Typical Automatic Car Wash

    You know what? Not all cars are created equal. There have been some true works of art made over the years, and we wouldn’t mind seeing them stop through our car wash. In fact, we even wrote a blog about some of our favorites we'd like to see pull up for a full-service car wash. Then there are the cars that we seldom see, mostly because they fell apart years ago! And if they ever show up at a typ…Read More

  10. How Rain Can Affect Your Clean Car

    We’ve really had some interesting weather here in Colorado during the first part of August. Most days it threatened to rain, and then it rained, and then it cleared up, and then it rained some more. Normal enough. Then we go out to our car on August 9 and WHERE THE HECK DID THAT COME FROM? Even though it’s rained just about every day this month, this is the first time there’s been a huge amo…Read More