Nice weather doubles carwash's business
SIOUX FALLS, SD — Empire Car Wash saw its business double with a snap of warm weather here, KSFY reported.
The March 30 story stated that, with no snow storms in the immediate forecast, thousands of people decided to stop into carwashes here to remove the winter grime and dirt.
Employees were cleaning cars inside and out last weekend at a rate of 42 per hour. That is more than double their typical daily rate.
"Usually it's just a couple of weeks in March, right when it starts to warm up. People getting that spring fever want to get out and about to do anything that reminds them of summer. It'll drop off in the next week of so," Manager Mitch Baartman said in the story.
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