Cutting is the process of removing small amounts of material from the surface of the paint. It’s used to remove scratches and imperfections, and to make the paint look newer. Polishing is the process of buffing the paint to give it a smooth finish. Waxing is the application of a protective layer of wax to protect the paint from further damage. The Polish and Wax Service is used to restore the paintwork of your vehicle. It is usually done after the Paint Correction Service. It is recommended if the paintwork is in a very poor condition. It is necessary because the paintwork is scratched and oxidised.
Polishing is a process used to restore the finish on a vehicle. It involves using a special compound to buff out minor surface defects and scratches. This process removes just enough paint to make the surface smooth again. Polish is a general term used to describe any type of finish applied to a surface. It can refer to anything from a clear coat to a protective sealant. The most common types of polish include:
• Wax – This is usually a petroleum based product that softens the surface of the paint. It can be applied using a brush or sprayer.
• Sealants – These are often water based products that protect the paintwork from UV rays and moisture. They are typically applied using a spray gun.
Waxes are used to protect the surface of your vehicle. They are usually made up of petroleum jelly, beeswax, paraffin wax, microcrystalline wax, or polyethylene glycol. Some waxes contain additives like titanium dioxide, which helps keep the wax from melting too quickly.
The best way to keep your vehicle looking good is to regularly clean it. This will remove dirt and grime, which could cause rust if left unattended. It’s important to use a high-quality cleaner, especially when cleaning metal parts like bumpers and headlights. You should also check the underside of your vehicle for any signs of damage, and make sure all lights are working properly. As a rule of thumb, most industry experts suggest that gloss and finish of cut and polish service can last anywhere between 3 months to 6 months if done properly.