Car Detailing

From fixing small scratches and dings to finding the best paint solutions, learn about the best car detailing tips and projects to keep your car shiny and new.

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This Family Handyman Approved Cordless Vacuum Is a Must-Have for Parents and Pet Owners

You know how annoying it is to drag out your full-sized vacuum to deal with every little a sprig of pet hair or spilled bowl of cereal? I do, so I gave this Family Handyman Approved handheld vacuum a try.

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Bugs, Tar and Big Globs of Bird Poop Are No Match for This Foaming Cleaner

We all know that familiar splat of a bug hitting your windshield at 70 miles per hour. The next time...


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No Job Is too Tough for Family Handyman Approved Grime Hand Soap

A fiercely degreasing hand soap that's still gentle on your skin?  Give this Family Handyman Approved Grime Hand Soap a...


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Brighten Up Any Project with the Family Handyman Approved Nebo Omni 2k Work Light

Looking for an addition to your toolbox that shines? Try the compact, bright and long-lasting Nebo Omni 2k work light.


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Family Handyman Approved: Armor All Wash & Wax

If you're looking to polish up your car quickly and easily, give the Family Handyman Approved Armor All Ultra-Shine Wash...

We Tried Dry Shine’s Ultimate Shine to Gloss Up a Filthy Truck

We tried this ultra-glossy, anti-static and UV-protectant automotive cleaner on everything we could find on my filthy pickup.


We Tried Amazon’s Best-Selling Microfiber Car Cloths

The internet is obsessed with these reusable car cleaning towels, so we tried them. Spoiler alert: They're worth every penny.

This Car Vacuum Has More Than 119,000 5-Star Amazon Ratings

Check out this portable, inexpensive ThisWorx car vacuum, an Amazon No. 1 best seller.


8 Best Dog Car Seat Covers for Easier Cleaning

Dogs love car rides but can be messy passengers. Our pet expert recommends these dog car seat covers to keep...


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13 Best Car Detailing Tools

Professional detailers swear by these car detailing tools to keep their vehicles looking new.


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Always Score Your License Plate Sticker with a Razor — Here’s Why

This trick could prevent thieves from taking your tags.

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Tips for Getting Water Stains Out of Car Seats

Simple tips, straight from the pros, for how to get water stains out of car seats and other car upholstery.


How to Pressure Wash Your Car

Here's how to pressure wash your car without damaging it.


8 Best Pressure Washer Attachments

Want to enhance your pressure washer game? These eight pressure washer attachments turn a great tool into a can't-live-without-it workhorse.


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Tips for Cleaning Your Car Seats Like a Pro

Ride in clean comfort with these tips for how to clean car seats. With minimal effort, your car seats will...


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Car Detailing Costs: Is It Cheaper To DIY?

Wishing your car had that like-new look? Detailing can give you what you're looking for, but you'll have to decide...

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A Guide To Interior Car Detailing Like a Pro

Does your car's interior need a tune-up? Restore its luster with a pro-level interior car detailing you can do yourself.


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10 Vintage Trucks That Never Went Out of Style

These classic trucks are still seen on the road today. Their old age and storied pasts make them all the...


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How to Clean Inside Car Windows

Follow these steps to clean glass on the inside and get rid of fingerprints, smudges and the dust generated by...


10 Most Common Uses for a Pressure Washer

Got a pressure washer collecting dust in your garage that you're just not sure what to use for? Here are...


Check it Out: The StoneDeks System

Tired of building the same old deck and covering it in wood or composite deck boards? Check out the StoneDeks...


Mark Cuban Invests in Rebar Tying Robot

A fledgeling construction automation company recently got a big boost from some high profile investors.


Modern Building Products and Materials You Should Be Using Already

Houses today are stronger, more efficient and safer to work on. Modern building products have a lot to do with...


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How to Wash Your Car at Home in Winter

Winter weather and road salt can wreak havoc on your car. Protect it by washing it — even in cold...

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Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save $200 and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.


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What’s the Big Deal About Liquid Glass Car Polish?

Liquid Glass has been revered among car enthusiasts for producing a long-lasting paint shine with minimal effort. But is it...


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Best Car Polishes of 2022

Want to improve your vehicle's sheen, but aren't sure which is the best car polish? Learn about eight great polish...


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Best Car Stain Removers of 2022

These eight cleaners will stand up to spilled coffee, grease, pet accidents and just about any other car upholstery stain...


How to Clean a Car Interior: Top 10 Car Interior Cleaning Tips

If you drive a lot for work or have kids and pets, you know how hard it can be to...


The One-Second Tire Test That Could Save Your Life

As it turns out, cell phones may not be the biggest deterrent to safe driving.