Do you really need to write a business plan for a car wash? Of course you do. But where should you spend the most time? Broadly speaking, most business plans (in any business) should contain: Company Analysis: Your products services and offerings Industry Analysis: The state of your current market and its future Competitive Analysis:…

Do you really need to write a business plan for a car wash? Of course you do. But where should you spend the most time? Broadly speaking, most business plans (in any business) should contain: Company Analysis: Your products services and offerings Industry Analysis: The state of your current market and its future Competitive Analysis:…

When your car wash is humming, it means that you have plenty of customers arriving to make use of the excellent services that you offer. Most will arrive and leave with little incident, blending into the daily operation of your business without fanfare. However, there are types of car wash customers that will arrive every…

When your car wash is humming, it means that you have plenty of customers arriving to make use of the excellent services that you offer. Most will arrive and leave with little incident, blending into the daily operation of your business without fanfare. However, there are types of car wash customers that will arrive every…

Long wait times aren’t good for anyone. They frustrate customers who need to get to appointments, are feeling uncomfortable sitting in their cars, or just feel like their time is being wasted. And because you’re serving fewer people in more time, you lose money. You may also lose customers who run out of patience and…

Long wait times aren’t good for anyone. They frustrate customers who need to get to appointments, are feeling uncomfortable sitting in their cars, or just feel like their time is being wasted. And because you’re serving fewer people in more time, you lose money. You may also lose customers who run out of patience and…

Is your old car wash system holding you back? The answer is yes. Here are some reasons why investing any more time and money onto your old car wash system is not only a waste of cash, but it is costing you money right now: An updated car wash system will save you thousands on your…

Is your old car wash system holding you back? The answer is yes. Here are some reasons why investing any more time and money onto your old car wash system is not only a waste of cash, but it is costing you money right now: An updated car wash system will save you thousands on your…

Ok, you’re biased.  You’re going to tell your car wash customers to wash their cars as often as possible. But let’s add some facts to your argument. The fact is most people let their car get dirty and clean it when it looks too aesthetically filthy—or until someone writes “Wash me” in the paint. But this can…

Ok, you’re biased.  You’re going to tell your car wash customers to wash their cars as often as possible. But let’s add some facts to your argument. The fact is most people let their car get dirty and clean it when it looks too aesthetically filthy—or until someone writes “Wash me” in the paint. But this can…

As a successful owner of a car wash business, you’ve likely been making do with the same car wash equipment for years on end.  Squeezing as much productivity as possible from your equipment. When it’s time to upgrade your car wash equipment, instead of scrapping the whole system, you can retrofit your facilities.  This way…

As a successful owner of a car wash business, you’ve likely been making do with the same car wash equipment for years on end.  Squeezing as much productivity as possible from your equipment. When it’s time to upgrade your car wash equipment, instead of scrapping the whole system, you can retrofit your facilities.  This way…

Like any other business, the success of your car wash depends on the relationships you build during your first year of operation. Building a strong relationship with car wash manufacturers is extremely important especially if you’re new to the car wash industry. Before you start your car wash business, it can be difficult to see why…

Like any other business, the success of your car wash depends on the relationships you build during your first year of operation. Building a strong relationship with car wash manufacturers is extremely important especially if you’re new to the car wash industry. Before you start your car wash business, it can be difficult to see why…

Is your automatic car wash ready to succeed as a business? Here are five tools that you should be using to improve your ability to thrive in the car wash industry: 1. An updated website Every business needs a website, including yours. A website is a foundation for connecting with customers via the web, since it gives you an online presence that…

Is your automatic car wash ready to succeed as a business? Here are five tools that you should be using to improve your ability to thrive in the car wash industry: 1. An updated website Every business needs a website, including yours. A website is a foundation for connecting with customers via the web, since it gives you an online presence that…