Valeting: Unveil the Beauty of Your Vehicle

Valeting is a comprehensive and professional vehicle cleaning and detailing service that goes beyond your average car wash. It’s a meticulous process that focuses on cleaning, polishing, and preserving every inch of your car, both inside and out.

Scudo Forte are Hampshire’s premium car valeting service. Based in in Lee on Solent, covering Portsmouth, Gosport and surrounding areas.

Benefits of Valeting

  1. Enhanced Aesthetics: Valeting transforms your vehicle’s appearance, making it look as good as new. It removes dirt, grime, and imperfections, revealing a stunning, showroom-quality finish.
  2. Protection: Valeting includes protective treatments like waxing and sealants, which shield your car’s paint from environmental elements, preventing damage and preserving its shine.
  3. Interior Comfort: The interior of your car is thoroughly cleaned, including seats, carpets, and upholstery. This not only improves aesthetics but also ensures a comfortable and healthy environment for you and your passengers.
  4. Increased Resale Value: A well-maintained vehicle commands a higher resale value. Valeting helps you retain your car’s value by preserving its condition and aesthetics.
  5. Longevity: Regular valeting maintains the longevity of your car’s components, preventing premature wear and tear, which can save you money on repairs in the long run.
  6. Health Benefits: A clean interior reduces allergens and pollutants, creating a healthier driving environment for you and your passengers.
  7. Time-Saving: Valeting services save you time and effort. Professionals have the right tools and expertise to clean and detail your car efficiently and effectively.

In summary, valeting is a comprehensive car care service that not only restores the beauty of your vehicle but also offers several practical benefits, including protection, increased resale value, and improved longevity. It’s a smart investment in both the appearance and well-being of your car.

Maintenance Valet

Perfect for maintaining your pride and joy and keeping it looking its best.

  • Snow foam prewash
  • Pressure rinse
  • Wheels cleaned using acid-free wheel cleaner (including inside rims)
  • Shampoo applied via snow foam lance
  • Intricate areas cleaned using ultra soft bristle brushes
  • Bodywork gently cleaned using a luxury wash mitt pressure rinse
  • Spray wax
  • Vehicle dried using warm air and deep pile microfibre drying towels
  • Exterior windows and tyres dressed
  • Interior hoovered
  • Dash and door cards wiped over with interior detailer
  • Interior windows

Price: £85 incl. vat

Full Valet

Our most popular service. Our full valet gives special attention to the exterior and interior. This valet is the ideal valet for people wanting to get their vehicle looking its best again. Could be for yourself, prior to selling or end of lease etc.

  • Door shuts, boot shut and fuel cap cleaned
  • Dash, door cards and all plastics trims cleaned and dressed
  • Seats, carpet and roof lining shampooed or leather cleaned and treated
  • Tar removal on body work and wheels
  • Exhaust tips polished
  • Hand polish and standard wax

This includes the same treatment as the maintenance valet with the extras of:

Price from: £95 incl. vat

Optional extras:

  • Hard wax: £35 incl. vat
  • Full decontamination: £75 incl. vat
  • Engine bay: £30 incl. vat

Scudo Signature Valet

Our signature valet is the same treatment as the standard full valet but with the extras of:

  • Engine bay cleaned and dressed
  • Body work chemical decontamination and hand clayed
  • Sealant and hard wax applied
  • Wheels waxed
  • Glass sealant

Price from: £165 incl. vat

Convertible Roof Treatment

Fabric convertible roofs require cleaning and treating on an annual basis. This is to prevent the build-up of dirt and the growth of mildew, which causes staining and decreasing weather protection. Protects from sun damage which results in discoloration. Our roof treatment consists of a thorough cleaning process followed by a protective water beading coating.

  • Roof cleaned with a dedicated cleaner and an array of specialist brushes
  • Roof dried using a direct heat source to make sure all water content is removed
  • Two layers of protection applied for optimum results
  • Left to cure for 24 hours or with infrared lamps

Standard clean and protective coating: £85 + vat 

Roof re-colouring: £150 + vat

Single Stage Enhancement

The entry level detailing treatment is suited to those whose vehicles have light paint defects and largely need a lift in terms of depth and gloss. The results will leave a better than new finish to the vehicle. Removing 70-80% of paintwork defects. We finish this service by treating the paintwork to a 12-month paintwork sealant and wax. Ceramic coatings also available upon request.

Price from: £300 incl. VAT

Two Stage Paint Enhancement

This involves the use of a slightly more abrasive polish than used in the single stage to remove any defects followed then by a second stage to refine the finish and leave a perfect finish. This process removes up to 90% of paintwork defects. We finish this service by treating the paintwork to a 12-month paintwork sealant and wax. Ceramic coatings also available upon request.

Price from: £425 incl. vat

Full Correction

The full paint correction is for cars with heavier defects like deep scratches, bird etchings, body shop buffer trails and sanding marks.

We will complete multiple stage machine polishing which will correct and refine the paint work. We will remove up to 90% of scratches and swirl marks in your clear coat leaving the vehicle with the best possible finish. Following this the paint work is treated to a 12-month paintwork sealant and wax or the option of ceramic coating.

Scudo Forte pre wash snow foam technique. Snow foam is a vital step in any vehicle wash process. It loosens embedded road grim and helps to eliminate swirl marks in your paint during the wash stage


Detailing, Ceramic Coating and Paint Protection Specialists, PPF Protect your car the Scudo Forte way.

We are based in Lee on Solent and cover Portsmouth, Fareham, Gosport & Hampshire. Come down to see us.


Please phone or use the contact form to book an appointment.

K3 Daedalus park
Daedalus Drive
Lee on Solent
PO13 9FX