There is also a type of car cover that is mainly to be used indoors. This cover is often made of cloth, which is either a hundred percent cotton or a blend of polyester and cotton.
Covers like these are used to protect cars from gathering dust. It is not to be used outside unlike the water repelling and water proof covers. These things can easily get soaked by rainwater especially when they are used to cover cars parked outside. There also is no way for these to repel water because fabric like cotton and polyester do not have enough space that allows the car to breathe in.
When you think that it is best to have a cover like this for your car when you store it inside the garage for the winter season, you should be aware that there are polyester fabrics that can scratch the surface of the car. No one wants to have a car with scratches even when it’s been stored for about a month or two. Some would prefer to have the car cover that is made of 100% cotton. It is gentlest on the surface of the car.
You can also use this cover with the water proof cover. If you do not have a garage and your car is simply parked outside, vulnerable to the changes in seasons and weather conditions, you can opt to have both the 100% cotton cover and the water resistant cover. You won’t have to buy the flannel cover this way. With the both of them working together to keep any condensation from forming on the surface of your car, you can provide your car the maximum protection it needs from scratches, dents, dings, discoloration and more.
The 100% cotton cover is cheap. It is fabric so it needs to be laundered every now and then. The same is true with the water proof car cover. The water proof cover should be washed with soap and water. It should then be wiped clean of water then dried for excess water. This way, you have a cleaner cover and your car will look cleaner when the covers are removed as well. It is not just your car that you should take good care of. Your car’s accessories, namely its covers need to be cleaned, too.
Taking good care of the car covers of different kinds that you have, you are indirectly taking care of your car, too. You should make sure to clean these covers and your car from time to time even when you are storing your auto for the winter. You’ll be able to drive a car which still looks new once you’ve brought it out of storage for the summer for instance.