Hello, my name is David Martin, founder, owner and sole operator at Dave's Detailing and Valeting Ltd. I am a studio based detailer with over 20yrs experience specialising in new car details, paint enhancement details, paint correction details and ceramic coatings. My studio is based on the edge of the New Forest near Ashurst, easily reachable from all directions. 

I have a passion for a car's appearance, that is why Dave's Detailing and Valeting Ltd is the south coasts premier detailing company.  Once I have corrected and protected your car I can maintain it or offer help and advice for your aftercare.

A collection and delivery service is also available. 


I am accredited with Zirconite UK offering their manufacture guaranteed ceramic coatings. Zirconite UK is designed, formulated, manufactured and bottled here in the UK offering unrivalled quality assurance and consistency. As well as industry leading exterior coatings they also lead the way when it comes to interior protection which also carries the manufacture guarantee.

The Zirconite Protection System offers a fully integrated solution to enhancing vehicle interior and exterior presentation, from rectification to protection. Zirconite delivers in one of the fastest growing automotive market sectors. Oxidation and UV resistant
Scratch resistant: pencil test hardness 9h.
Increases & protects gloss levels.
Dramatic water repelling properties: minimises water spotting.
Super hydrophobic nano “lotus-leaf effect” ensures surfaces stay cleaner for longer, repelling dirt and soiling even in the harshest climates.