wHAT IS A cERAMIC COATING?
Let's talk about what really is a ceramic coating? What is the hardness of Ceramic Coatings?
There are multiple ways to protect your paint. Today's consumers can choose from waxes, polymer
sealants, but many are gearing themselves towards ceramic coatings, but why is that? There are
plenty of videos found around the internet about ceramic coatings and their benefits, many of them
showing water beading, high gloss paint, and some companies are actually smacking lighters to hoods of
For many viewers, this is the first time they’ve even heard of the terms “Ceramic Coating” or “Nano
Coating”. Others are skeptical -- have the videos been staged in some way? Will the
coat ruin my car? Can the actual results vary -- or are all coatings the same? And why do they seem so
expensive when the bottle is so tiny?
What is a bottle of 9H ceramic coating? The easiest way is to understand Ceramics Coatings are to
think of them as a second layer of skin, or a sacrificial layer of protection over your car’s
coat of clear paint. The 9H represents the hardness of the coating, based on the pencil scale. It’s
what leads to durability and the potential of reduced damage to your ride. While there are some spray
ceramic coatings on the market, the 9H hardness is often reserved for highly-concentrated formulas.