Auto paint, available in Arlington, is used to enhance and protect the beauty of the auto body design. This paint, while quite thin as a layer, nevertheless has greater luster, shine, depth, and weather resistance than most other types of paints. The paints available in Arlington are also used for producing special effects and designs on the automobile body. Customized paint jobs, such as custom auto paint colors, chameleon paint, kandy paint, chrome paint, clears, primers, pearls, flakes and hot rod black paint, can be availaled of. Colors of various shades are available. Other products needed for painting a vehicles include surface preps, primers, time and money saving colored primers, urethane basecoats, urethane clearcoats, intercoat clears, urethane single stage, acrylic enamel single stage, and many more. The standard paint is composed of resin, color, metallic flakes and mica flakes. These flakes enhance the reflectance of the paint, making it look "shiny". The proportion of mixing these components depends on the kind of paint, such as solid paint, metallics, and light metallics. U.V. absorbing sunscreeners are often combined with paint in Arlington to ensure durability and less sun damage.