FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Detailing?
Detailing is in depth exterior and interior cleaning, restoration, and finishing of vehicle surfaces.
How Much Does a Detail Cost?
Price is determined by the services requested, vehicle size and condition.
Do You Have A Shop?
No. Red Clay Detailing is mobile service. We come to your home or office.
How Long Does a Detail Take?
The time depends on the level of service and condition of vehicle. An estimate can be provided based on past experience.
What is Paint Correction?
Paint Correction is the process of removing scratches, swirl marks, etching (bird, water spots and bug marks) and oxidation. The process may use polish, compound and wet-sanding. Rather than filling the defects, Our paint correction process levels the flaws with a combination of chemicals, tools, and technique. With proper care, the paint will look great for a very long time.
What is the Maintenance Program?
Our Maintenance Programs were created for the consumer, and with our consumer in mind. Look for the Maintenance Programs in our Menu for more information.
What Is PPF?
PPF stand for paint protection film. It is a clear urethane material. It protects against rock chips, scuffs and pitting. PPF is installed in a way similar to tint on glass.
Do You Travel and Detail Outside Your Local Area?
Yes. Contact us to discuss your project.
Do you offer auto detailing advice or how-to clinics?
Yes. If you enjoy washing your own car, we can advise you on chemicals, techniques, and tools to keep your car looking nice. Also, Red Clay Detailing offers hands-on auto detailing clinics known as Open Garages.
How often should I have my vehicle detailed?
That depends on several factors:
- Driving Habits
- Parking Location
- How it is maintained
The heavy driver may need 2 or 3 times a year. The light driver may be fine with a detail once a year. Regular washing with sealant applications will prolong the appearance of your vehicle.
What Payment Types Do You Accept?
All major credit cards, cash and check.
Why do you work by appointments only?
We are mobile. Distance and traffic are major factoring in our operation. The detail unit works throughout the Atlanta area. The appointment only system allows efficient planning of the work load and route. Rather than a rushed job, our clients deserve personal attention.
What type of vehicles do you detail?
Autos, RV’s, Heavy Equipment, Shower Tile (That is correct.)
What other services does Red Clay Detailing offer?
Window tinting, Paint Protection Film, Glass Replacement, Bumper Repair, Leather & Vinyl Repair