Bohemia Hand Wash's team of cleaners teases factory-fresh sheens out of the exteriors of cars, trucks, and boats. Neoprene conveyors shuttle cars along tunnels while human-powered, 100% microfiber wash mitts lavish dirty shells with biodegradable Turtle Wax cleaning products. As an onsite mini market serves drinks, snacks, and car accessories, auto technicians further nourish cars with Mobil oil changes. The attentive attendants care for cars seven days a week, besting overcommitted calendars with weekend hours and facilitating errand running with wormholes to the mall.
Though jets of foam and spinning brushes are effective at removing the majority of grime from cars, it takes the gentle and precise attention of the human hand to render chassis completely clean. Centereach Hand Wash & Detail Center’s technicians lend their dexterous mitts toward each visitor’s auto as they towel dry mirrors, wipe down dashes, and discreetly pick mailboxes out of grills. The shop also offers detailing services, which include such amenities as leather conditioning and chrome polishing. Active for more than 45 years, the center’s recently remodeled home invites drivers in with refreshed facades and an interior viewing area stocked with automotive necessities.
Technology and humanity work seamlessly together at Island Car Wash. The facility's cleaning tunnel contains a variety of modern cleaning systems such as wheel blasters and water-recycling systems that ensure each car leaves sparkling clean. No matter how advanced the technology may be, human hands finish the job washing windows, dusting interiors, towel drying, using rug beaters, and vacuuming to ensure autos receive the most in-depth of cleanings.
Windows open our lives to the world?sometimes to a bothersome degree. Whether to stop sun, escaping energy, or prying eyes, Tint World?s technicians can fortify windows of every kind with professional and durable tints. Homes and offices benefit from energy-saving exterior tints?which keep power bills low?along with designer films that add style and privacy to interior partitions. For cars, the shop?s precut tints come in colors from red to bronze and patterns ranging from cheetah prints to jets of flame. As the tints add personality to vehicles, they simultaneously block out UV rays, prevent interiors from overheating, and bolster drivers? privacy more effectively than a blank nametag.
The auto shop also tends to vehicles with services beyond their namesake specialty. The technicians can slough away grime with detailing packages that can include extras such as clay-bar cleaning, dent and ding removal, and paint touchups. Alternatively, patrons can browse an array of stereos, subwoofers, and other mobile electronics as well as wheels and tires.
The staff at Medford Fast Lube possesses more than 25 years of collective experience, which they parlay toward every broken shock and overheated engine they come across. They're open seven days a week and offer a wide array of repair services, from smaller jobs, such as soothing a GPS navigator's sore throat, to transmission rebuilds and engine repairs. And they also provide 10-minute oil changes that come with free car washes, as well as state inspections and tune-ups to keep cars from limping back into the garage before it's time for their next scheduled service.
There's a modest white barn on Medford Avenue where the cars all leave looking and sounding better than when they arrived. It's the home of Larsen Autoworks, where owner and?ASE-certified master technician Don Larsen and his son Lance revel in making everyday vehicles sparkle and purr. Major repairs, detailing, and oil changes are all within their wheelhouse, and the shop also offers select accessories for sale.