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Majestic Car Wash Still Without Power After Irma

Nine days after the devastation of  Irma was felt by local residents and businesses in Fort Lauderdale, Ryan Cain, owner of Majestic Car Wash found his business without electricity. Meanwhile, he noticed, all the surrounding businesses are now fully powered. According to local10news.com, Cain was reluctant to speak about the issue on camera, especially given … Continue reading

Fashion Square Car Wash: A 50 Year Success Story

When Fashion Square Car Wash was opened in 1964, a full service car wash cost $1.50 and a tank of gas was even less. According to carwash.com, the company was founded by Charles Sockett after serving in the Marines during both World War II and the Korean War. After entering the car wash business, Charles … Continue reading

Small Business Branding: Make Your Car Wash Stand Out

By David Webb Every car wash owner faces one crucial dilemma: How to entice customers to come through the gate. People want to get their car all sparkly and clean, yet there are many reasons for choosing one business over another. It is all about customer experience and satisfaction. How others perceive you has a … Continue reading

Cleaning Ash In The Northwest

This previous week, Washington and Oregon have been hit by a major wildfire. According to The Seattle Times, the fire is now spread over 10,000 acres in the Columbia River Gorge. With the fire continuing to burn, ash is falling on a large amount of cities in the Pacific Northwest. For people out of immediate … Continue reading

Shaking Off The Burning Man Dust

As Reno, Nevada’s Burning Man festival came to a close this weekend and thousands of campers prepared to leave the desert, local carwash owners took advantage of the dust-covered crowd by offering a special Burning Man package. With cars lined up from opening to closing time nearly all weekend, businesses in the surrounding area have … Continue reading

DRB Systems Rolls Out New Financing Program

DRB Systems, a car wash specialized software and business solutions company based in Akron, Ohio, has been a long time leader in the car wash industry. Providing software and technology for car washes across the country, DRB Systems has been dedicated to bringing their clients the best service possible. Recently, they have decided to partner … Continue reading

Car Wash Helping Victims Of Hurricane Harvey

As the damage toll from tropical storm Harvey continues to climb, people and businesses in Texas require more and more assistance to repair the damages and find safe shelter for the time being. Any type of charity or fundraising is useful now for people displaced and looking for aid during the crisis. One car wash … Continue reading

In the future, car wash businesses won’t waste a drop

More and more municipalities around the country are adopting ordinances for waste water that will have a big impact on the environment and car wash businesses. Peachtree Corners, Georgia, along with the most of the Atlanta-area watershed, has recently updated its city codes in regards to water management, for conveyor car washes in particular. According … Continue reading

Are your car wash coupon books confusing customers?

It might be time to consider printing more information on your car wash coupons. As one man in Union City, California, fervently argued: Expiration dates sometimes need to be more clearly stated. When issuing a prepaid wash or any similar deal it may seem obvious to include the date of expiration in some form on … Continue reading

Car Wash Safety Tip: Be Careful With Certain Cleaning Chemicals

Working in a car wash isn’t the most dangerous job, but it is important to remember basic safety regulations in any workplace. Precautions should double when working with potentially hazardous materials. Detailing shops are full of chemicals and other materials that may catch fire or be irritating to come in contact with. For a car … Continue reading

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