Book a FREE consultation to discuss options


Ceramic coating is a liquid polymer applied to a car's exterior surfaces. It chemically bonds with the factory paint, creating a protective layer that enhances gloss, repels water and dirt, and provides long-lasting protection against contaminants and UV damage.


Backed by our best-in-industry guarantee. The System X® professionally installed paint protection program gives you peace of mind that your car will be looking great as long as you own it.


Proudly made in Thomaston, CT USA. Our products carry a promise of quality and integrity. Be assured that the premium coating used on your vehicle is the best choice for aesthetics and protection.


System X is the slickest coating on the market. Its unique chemistry provides an unparalleled bond for the best long term protection. Super slick properties help contaminants slide right off.

Yes, I offer a 10% Military/Veteran discount, I just need to see proof via ID or a copy of DD214. I will also offer a multi-vehicle discount (vehicles must be registered at the same address) DISCOUNTS ARE NOT STACKABLE

Yes, it is recommended to contact us for detailing services to ensure availability and to allow us to provide the best service possible. We will draw up an quote prior to service and lock in a price so there will be no surprises later on.

Bluffton Ceramic is:

  • A Certified Installer for SYSTEM X products
  • The only International Detailing Association Certified Detailer in Bluffton & Hilton Head
  • The International Detailing Association is the leading global association for professional detailing operators, suppliers, and consultants in the industry. The association is dedicated to promoting the value of professional detailing services, the recognition of professional detailing as a trade, and empowering detailing industry professionals at each stage in their career.

es, ceramic coating is worth the investment for those who want long-term protection and a high-gloss finish for their vehicle. It can save time and money on maintenance and enhance the car’s resale value.

The cost of ceramic coating can vary based on the size and condition of the vehicle, the type of coating used, and the level of service provided. Prices typically range from $500 to over $2,000 or more for high-end coatings and comprehensive services.

The application process typically takes between 1 to 3 days, depending on the condition of the vehicle and the type of coating being applied. This time frame includes surface preparation, coating application, and curing time.

Yes, we offer warranties on our ceramic coating services, ranging from 1 to 5 years, depending on the product used. The warranty covers defects in the coating and offers peace of mind for your investment.

Our warranty typically covers issues like loss of gloss, oxidation, and staining from environmental contaminants. Regular maintenance and following our care guidelines are required to keep the warranty valid.

If the coating is damaged, it may need to be reapplied or repaired by a professional. Regular inspections can help identify any issues early and address them before they lead to more significant problems.

Yes, a ceramic coating does need to be washed, because this coating will ensure that the vehicle stays cleaner longer, is easier to maintain, and you don't have to deal with all of the extra maintenance like waxing, polishing, and worrying about harsh elements your vehicle faces day in and day out. The more you maintain the ceramic coating with regular washes, the less contaminates will embed into and clog up the ceramic coating performance.
Don't have time to wash, contact me to talk about an aftercare/maintenance wash.

It’s best to avoid automatic car washes, especially those with brushes, as they can cause scratches and damage the coating. Hand washing with proper techniques is recommended.

We strive for customer satisfaction and offer a satisfaction guarantee. If you’re not happy with the results, please contact us to discuss possible solutions, including touch-ups or reapplication.

Ceramic coating provides a degree of scratch resistance, but it is not scratch-proof. It can help prevent minor scratches and swirl marks but cannot protect against deep scratches or significant impacts.

While not necessary, you can apply wax on top of a ceramic coating for additional shine. However, it’s important to use wax products that are compatible with ceramic coatings to avoid potential issues.

Regular washing with a pH-neutral car shampoo is recommended. Avoid automatic car washes with harsh chemicals and brushes. Periodic inspections and maintenance can help prolong the life of the coating.

Yes, paint correction is crucial for removing imperfections and ensuring a smooth, clean surface. This allows the ceramic coating to bond more effectively, providing better protection and a more flawless finish.

The process involves thorough cleaning and decontamination of the vehicle’s surface, followed by paint correction if needed. The ceramic coating is then applied in a controlled environment to ensure proper bonding and curing.

While DIY ceramic coating kits are available, professional application is recommended for optimal results. Professional detailers have the skills, experience, and equipment to ensure the coating is applied correctly and uniformly.

To save money, Yes, for the best results, your car should be thoroughly washed and any surface contaminants removed. We also recommend paint correction to remove swirls, scratches, and other imperfections before applying the ceramic coating.

Ceramic coating offers several benefits, including enhanced gloss and shine, easier cleaning, protection against UV rays and oxidation, resistance to chemical stains, and a hydrophobic effect that repels water and dirt.

Yes, ceramic coating can be applied to almost any vehicle, including cars, trucks, motorcycles, boats, and RVs. However, the surface should be in good condition, and any paint imperfections should be corrected before application for the best results.

No, ceramic coating provides a much more durable and long-lasting layer of protection compared to traditional wax. While wax can last a few months, ceramic coatings can last several years and offer superior resistance to environmental hazards.

System X Ceramic Coatings can last from 9 months to 10 years or more. Regular maintenance and proper care can extend the lifespan of the coating.

Contact Bluffton Ceramic

Contact Me

  • Have questions or need more information ? 
  • Want a free quote? Let me know what services you are interested in.

Let's make your car look its best!