Business: Lynn’s Car Wash
Type: Self-serve/IBA with pet wash
Owner(s): Ryan Davis, President
Location: Ames, IA
Year opened: 1976
Equipment/chemicals: Touchless automatics are PDQ Laser 4000s; self-serve bays feature GinSan equipment.
Unique Features: Lynn’s Car Wash is centrally located and features several vacuum machines, as well as a pet wash bay.
Staff: Four full-time employees with over 60 years of experience between them.
Pricing: Self serve, $2 washes for four minutes; automatic washes range from $6-9; 10 minute pet washes for $8.
Menue includes: Four automatics wash packages; self serve washes featuring eight different functions; pet wash offering 10 different functions.
Also of note: Lynn’s Car Wash just opened Lynn’s Pet Wash in May of ‘08. It has been seen on the local TV newscasts, as well as many local stations across the country including CNN.