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Farming family diversified with investment in carwash

DES MOINES, Iowa — As the area continues to grow, the Brelsford family said there’s more potential in the carwash business, according to The Des Moines Register.      


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Water needs 101

Ways to save water without compromising a great carwash.
Joe J. Napoli
With many washes being charged for water twice, once for water use, and once for sewer discharge, it’s vital that owners save this precious resource in every reasonable way possible that doesn’t take away from the quality of the carwash.
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Update: Board approves carwash's color scheme

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. — The goal of the new paint job was to improve the look of a self-serve carwash, but it had gotten the owner in trouble with a code enforcement official, according to the St. Augustine Record.


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Ryko acquiring National Carwash Solutions

GRIMES, Iowa — Ryko Solutions, Inc. is acquiring National Carwash Solutions, the largest independent carwash service organization in North America, according to a press release. 


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Worried about water?

Here is some news you need to know right now.
Debra Gorgos
Water is a precious resource, the incoming of which we simply cannot control, at least not yet, and the only thing that can be controlled is how the current supply is used and reused.
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Understanding and marketing mat cleaner services at your carwash

Joe J. Napoli
Mat cleaners have come a long way from the 1960s, when they became popularized during the transition from thin rubber matting to carpet mats, but didn’t always accomplish the job they were designed for.
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Self-serve carwash adds music to improve customer experience

DES MOINES, Iowa — Sam Gillotti bought Johnston Car Wash from the Superwash chain in December 2012, and has made some changes to make it more fun, according to The Des Moines Register


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All Paws Pet Wash releases new flip-tub model

CHICAGO —  All Paws Pet Wash is excited to announce a new flip-tub model that is “versatile,” and designed with “self-serve carwash owners in mind,” according to a press release. 


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Brushing up on traditional tools

Updates and new designs show brushes and wands are not immune to innovation.
Phillip Lawless

The new self-service carwash model

Today’s equipment and the new services offered make self-serves an attractive alternative for customers.
Gary Wirges
Today’s equipment and the new services offered make self-serves an attractive alternative for customers.
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