1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Getting Everything Off (and Out Of) Your Car During Winter

    Northern Colorado has certainly had a dry winter so far, hasn’t it? After that six-inch snowfall in October, we were pretty much dry until the first day of winter on December 21. While the nice weather certainly brought people into our full-service car wash (especially on the weekends), they’ve mostly been coming in for standard auto wash services and detailing that they’d usually get during…Read More

  8. 4 More Cars That The Average Full-Service Car Wash Might Groan At

    In our previous article we discussed some of the cars that have been made and sold in the United States over the years that might have trouble going through you typical full-service car wash. After all, there are quite a few lemons that Americans have driven over the years, and some just might not hold up to the pressures of a car wash (or maybe it’s the dirt that’s keeping them held together!…Read More

  9. Car Washes In Movies and TV

    Over the years in this car wash blog we’ve told you about serious subjects like how mag chloride can destroy parts of your car. We’ve told you about how car washes can actually make your car safer, from washing debris off the brakes to providing you with cleaner windows so that you can see out better. We’ve also detailed (pun intended, why not?) the ways in which getting your car washed at o…Read More

  10. How Getting Your Car Washed Can Put Your Mind at Ease

    Let’s start off with a Google review we’ve received, because if you read nothing else in this blog then this review should sum it up nicely. “When my car is clean I feel like I am more motivated to face the next thing on my list of tasks” — Sven Daniel Severin via Google review The sentiment expressed by Sven is certainly something that many of us can relate to. Truth be told, we hear si…Read More