There's no reason to let pride, inexperience, or lack or knowledge thwart your quest to make awesome recordings of your music.
Simply take a spin through a few "Recording 101" videos, and start tracking guitars — and other instruments — like a pro.
Awhile back, Waves Audio released a beginner's series of sound-recording and music-production basics hosted by producer Stella Gotshtein. The first four episodes are below.
It's good stuff. Check it out!
Introduction to Audio Effects
Reverb and Delay Explained