View Cart (0 items)

Phillip Lawless

Phillip Lawless is Editor of Professional Carwashing & Detailing magazine.

ARTICLES

Balancing your chemical use

Create a detailed checklist to ensure clean vehicles without wasted product.
Phillip Lawless

There is little doubt that waste is the one of the biggest enemies of a profitable business.


Read More

49 Marketing Tricks To Boost Your Business

A collection of ideas to increase customer counts and create community awareness at a car care location.
Phillip Lawless

Successful marketing programs that attract new customers and keep existing customers loyal are massively important.


Read More

Joe Kennedy’s Auto Beauty Center

Phillip Lawless

These pieces and other promotional materials developed by Kennedy showcase his basic marketing beliefs. First, be different in your marketing offerings. Next, never market detailing, market yourself.


Read More

New editor, same mission

Phillip Lawless

Speaking for the updated editorial team — made up of me and new Managing Editor Robyn Tucker — we are ready to provide even more coverage of the industry’s most important issues.


Read More

Precision and communication via carwash controllers

As new services are added, controller functions become more important than ever.
Phillip Lawless

Modern carwash controllers are responsible for the traditional as well as the newly-added functions in the typical carwash.


Read More

Professional tips for building upkeep

Maintaining an attractive and safe environment for carwash customers.
Phillip Lawless

Though dirty floors and dingy restrooms may not be top-of-mind for carwash managers and employees, they are for customers and visitors.


Read More

Deja vu all over again

Phillip Lawless

Tapping professionals, trainers and equipment manufacturers, the assignment still included reporting on best practices and improved techniques that would drive business results and success.


Read More

Working together: Controllers and VFDs

Phillip Lawless

Now operators can control what speed their motors are operating at, and just dropping a motor from 60 to 50 hertz can provide significant results.


Read More

VFD information roundup

Phillip Lawless

Explanations of how these drives work, where they should be installed and the efficiencies they provide are often highly technical.


Read More

Selecting a dryer system

Phillip Lawless