Houston Auto Spa's technicians de-sully dirty vehicle frames by hand and microfiber, and then transform them into shining veneers with lustrous coats of dressing. Cleaners first blast through layers of filth with a meticulous hand wash and then caress them to a consistent dry with microfibers and a volumizing blow-dry. Next, they climb inside to tidy up debris-ridden seats with vacuums, wipe-down window glass, and cleanse doorjambs. Inner panels and surfaces spring forth from beneath dusty coats after technicians lightly wipe them down, and healthy doses of Wheel Brite and tire dressing touch-up road huggers and lure their inner shines to the surface. Like properly tying one's shoe, the wash takes 15 to 30 minutes depending on the size of the vehicle and its ability to sit still without squirming or wiggling its wiper blades.
BlueWave Express' car-wash system delicately transforms automobiles from dingy to dazzling through meticulous cleansings. During the Ultimate Wave road warriors get a soapy wash with a soft cloth, a spot-free rinse, and a moisture-zapping dry. A double-bond sealant with teflon protects paint for up to 30 days, and a tire dressing makes wheels more appealing to picky eaters. A coat of Simoniz triple polish leaves car exoskeletons shinier than a penny fresh from the Abe Lincoln face-shrinking factory. Guests can rid car interiors of dirt and dust free of charge with BlueWave Express’s powerful vacuums.
When Southwest Houston Adventure Boot Camp’s owner and head trainer, Stacy Agee, chose her team of certified personal trainers, she knew she would need a deep bench. As a former college and semipro basketball player and a two-time MVP on the Houston Energy women’s football team, she understood the value in building a team with diverse skill sets that play to the strengths of the others. To that end, she recruited Kim, a veterinarian turned certified trainer and rehab specialist; Darrin, a father, marathon and triathlon runner, and boxing instructor; June, a yogi and tai chi practitioner; and TJ, a trainer with a love of plyometrics.
These coaches draw from specialized backgrounds in personal training, Pilates and yoga instruction, massage, and mixed martial arts to design a range of workouts that change constantly, much like every encyclopedia once time travel is invented. In each of their four-week outdoor fitness programs, comprised of 20 one-hour sessions scheduled for early morning, mid-morning, or evening, they train participants of all genders, ages, and fitness levels. They foster a noncompetitive, support group atmosphere with a personal training feel.
The experienced glass technicians at Classic Windshield Repair wipe away the chips and cracks that commonly plague auto glass. They keep factory seals intact during repair work, which they accomplish with the use of durable resins that withstand the pressure of inclement weather and high-speed drive-thrus. They confidently back up their handiwork with a full warranty—confidence that has earned professional associations with many of Houston’s major dealerships.