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Where to Start - Polishers.

Where to Start - Polishers.

We are regularly asked about what machine polisher someone should invest in, so we have put together a little guide to help those select the right genre of machine for their needs.
Competitive Pricing

Competitive Pricing

How much should I charge for a valet? A question we are regularly asked. In this blog we talk about pricing, costing, and value - with hints & tips to avoid the pitfalls.
Bolt-ons for Business Growth

Bolt-ons for Business Growth

Once you’re ticking along with your detailing empire and the work is flowing through, you can look to add significant growth to your detailing business. Bolt-ons are what we call additional complimentary services – something…
Naming Your Detailing Business

Naming Your Detailing Business

UKDA's guide to finding the perfect name for your new detailing business - there's lots to think about and we help get those creative juices flowing!
Setting the Standard

Setting the Standard

With training being offered by a multitude of centres and individuals, we wanted to highlight some of the differences between proper training academies and the alternatives.
Are Group Courses Restarting?

Are Group Courses Restarting?

Since lockdown ended and we began the process of safely restarting courses for those looking for a career in detailing, or those wanting to improve their detailing skills. We have been operating a balancing act;…
Swissvax Approved - it's back, bigger, & better

Swissvax Approved - it's back,...

Swissvax Approved - a badge that many aspired to and only the best could earn - is back. We have been tasked by Swissvax to develop an assessment and approval course for the UK
Quick Tip - Removing adhesive residue from glass

Quick Tip - Removing adhesive...

Residents parking permits, old tax disc holders, or even dealership stickers - they all can leave an annoying sticky residue on glass after they have been removed. To get rid of this, we have put…
UK Detailing Academy - Open for 1-to-1 Training

UK Detailing Academy - Open...

We are re-opening to offer a limited range of 1-to-1 courses having prepared the Academy itself to be a safe working environment during the COVID-19 outbreak. Please read this prior to attending the Academy for…

COVID-19 Precautions – We have put numerous measures in place to enable limited operations during this time – visits are by appointment only – please call 01285 77 00 90