Why Boats Need Different Carpet

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The Water is Obviously a Problem Boat carpets come with a much thicker and more refined rubber backing to prevent water from getting to the deck of your boat. Most boat decks are made of wood, and a carpet that allows water to get to the boat deck will warp that deck over time. The […]

Getting Your Classic Car to Look It’s Best

by Jose Chavez

Even if you never drive your classic car, the elements can sometimes cause imperfections that will need to be taken care of quickly. If you do drive your classic car, then wear and tear is inevitable and a part of getting the most out of your vehicle. When your vintage vehicle starts to show signs […]

Dangers Behind DIY Car Windshield Repair

by Jose Chavez

You are driving along and a branch falls from a tree and smashes into your car’s windshield. After getting your car under control, you are able to pull over and assess the damage. You figure that it is just a windshield, and replacing it should be easy with a DIY kit that you saw on […]

Finding the Right Upholstery Shop for Your Classic Car or Boat

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Upholstery is a part of a classic car or boat that usually needs attention every few years. If you drive your classic car around town a lot, then you will eventually wear the material down to where it needs to be replaced. The water and salt in the air can have a negative effect on […]

How Repairing Boat Upholstery Can Maintain a Boat’s Value

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Any boat that is used frequently will show wear and tear over time. The sun beating down on the upholstery can cause the color to fade and the material to weaken. A boat’s upholstery will also see deterioration through regular use, especially if people are bringing salt water onto the boat and covering the seats […]

Classic Car Spotlight: 1950’s Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing

by Jose Chavez

Anyone who is a fan of movies or cars from the 1950s is going to recognize the Mercedes-Benz 300SL. Its sleek design and silver color make it hard to miss, but its iconic gullwing doors make this car one for the ages. The 3.0-liter, six-cylinder engine were the epitome of power in the 1950s, and […]

What to Look for in an Automotive Cleaner

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Cleaning a classic car is a bit different than cleaning a newer model. Classic cars have older interior and exterior elements, which means they require a gentle touch and the right supplies to get the job done. Everything from the cleaning supplies you choose to the way you clean your classic car matters, if you […]

Safety Considerations When Having Your Windshield Replaced

by Jose Chavez

A windshield is a windshield, right? The worst thing you can do is assume that your windshield is just a piece of glass that allows you to see where you are going. Your windshield not only protects you from the elements, but it is also a safety device that can prevent you from getting catapulted […]

Cloth or Leather: Determining the Best Upholstery for Your Classic Car

by Jose Chavez

A classic car should do more than look great on the outside; a well-constructed interior is just as important to the restoration process. But what kind of interior will best fit your classic car? There are a few factors you should consider. Budget Since the interior is sometimes the last part of the car to […]

What Makes a Boat a Classic?

by Jose Chavez

Plenty has been written on purchasing classic cars to restore, but today we’ll cover the topic of finding classic boats to purchase and restore. There are a few key ways to tell if a boat is a classic which are discussed below. We also cover some ways to tell if your classic boat has been […]