Frequently Asked Questions
What Is "Detailing"?
Auto detailing is the practice of performing an extremely thorough cleaning, polishing and protection of an automobile, both inside and out, to produce a show-quality level of detail. Elements of exterior detailing include claying, polishing, and waxing. Interior detailing involves the cleaning of the interior of a vehicle using vacuums, liquid cleaners, and brushes. Engine detailing involves cleaning the engine bay area of dirt and grease by using degreasers and all-purpose cleaners.
Why choose Atomic Detailing?
We are an area leader. We use only the best chemicals, techniques, and practices to produce a quality result... We have the photos and customer testimony to prove it!
We are also mobile! We come to you at work, home... even the golf course.
I'd like to bring my car in for service. Where are you located?
We come to you! We bring the water, electricity, and other equipment to perform the work right to your door step. However, our office is located in Ellicott City, Maryland.
Are your prices higher than my carwash or other detailer?
Pricing is dependant on multiple factors There are many reasons why our pricing sometimes doesn't fall in line with other competitors. One thing you should keep in mind is: What are you actually getting for these prices?
When you compare prices for services, compare what you are actually getting. We usually offer a more in depth service compared to other companies.
Something else to keep in mind is: What is the experience and related knowledge level of these other companies? Our detailers undergo individual training with other detailers who have over 20 years of experience in detailing, restoration, automotive paint surfaces and other fields related to the subject matter.
Do you sell gift certificates?
Yes, we do! Gift certificates are available for purchase online at www.atomicdetailing.com/giftcertificates. They are available in $25 increments and we can even email them to you by the next business day!
What types of payment do you accept?
We accept most common forms of payment including check, cash, Mastercard, Visa, American Express, and Discovery.
How do I get started?