Waxing & Preserving

23
Apr

Oxidation and Relaxation: Restoring your Vintage Camper

Paul Asks: I bought a 1968 Forester camper with painted aluminum siding – what is the best product to clean the oxidation & restore shine to the paint? Thanks very much – Paul Wade Responds: Paul, Sounds like a fun project!  Because you are dealing with factory painted aluminum this is going to be a […]

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21
Mar

Wade Waxin’ Duratain Lastin’

Daylan Asks: I watched a video on your web site where you used beast wash for an extremely dirty RV and used a pressure washer. I am wondering if Beast wash can be used like regular soap just to do a regular washing? My RV is not very dirty at all so I suppose I […]

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14
Jun

Waxy- Bake, Waxy- Bake, Swirly Stress! Shining Up my Carriage and Remove this Mess

Wade Replies – Skip,          I would first Beast Wash your unit with our Beast Wash.  Next I would start buffing her out with our one step  RV Finish Rejuvenator with Wax.  The Beast Wash will remove any wax residue and give you a clean surface to work with.  You can than start buffing your […]

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02
May

Rubadubdub Time for a Roof Scrub!

Marvin Asks: If we wash the roof of our 2008 Fleetwood with the Beast Wash, will it affect the protective coating on the sides of the unit? Marvin     Wade Replies: Marvin,                      It can, depending on the type and condition of your sidewalls.  Do not mix to strong or use full strength.   It’s […]

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26
Apr

Wax On – Wax Off and Bring Back that Shine!

Wade Replies: Scott, If the outside of your camper is painted aluminum paneling I would first give it a good Beast Washing to remove as much of the dirt and stains as possible. I would then go over it by hand using our Wade Wax. Work the product like a polish for this job. Don’t […]

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18
Apr

Some Like It Hot… But Not When Waxing Your Beast!

Wade Replies: Ed,         Yes you can, however a hot surface is never a good surface to work with.  If your finish is dark I would not attempt applying any wax in the direct sun unless it’s a cold day.  It’s all about surface temperature on your RV and not the sun.    Thanks, Wade Ed […]

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14
Apr

Wax On, Wax Off.. My Roof???

Wade Replies: Catherine,                     I also own a Itasca Meridian by Winnebago, they are great rigs!  I power wash mine once a year.  I have never waxed it but if you really want to you could Wade Wax your roof once a year.  However- it will make it slippery so I don’t recommend it, it’s […]

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22
Mar

Ohh Faded Glory – err, uhh, I mean Front Cap!?!

Wade Replies: John,               Yes the Rejuvenator will shine up your front cap however, if you have a late model unit with a color injected cap the shine just won’t last.  These caps will just keep bleeding, we especially see this on brown and gray caps.  The only way to properly fix the problem would be […]

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22
Feb

Take a Sneak Peek of Giant Recreation World’s New Ormond Beach Facility- She’s a Beauty!!

Giant Recreation World – Ormond Beach Last week on my visit to Florida I was invited to tour Giant Recreation Center’s new Ormond Beach facility. Although it’s still under construction you can see its going to be a well laid out, IMPRESSIVE location. Just off I- 95 at the US -1 exit, it’s conveniently located […]

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16
Feb

It’s A Southwind’s Sweet 16… Time to Shine ‘er Up!!

Kevin Writes: Wade- I have a 2000 Southwind that has some pretty bad decal fade and oxidation on the fiberglass. We purchased it last spring. I am super anal about my vehicles – I have two buffers and primarily use Griots. I found your video online. My issue is that the bay doors are decals […]

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