MARGATE, Fla. — Rising Tide Car Wash has purchased a $1.5 million site in Margate to open its second carwash location, according to the Sun Sentinel.

The new 1.5-acre location is at 2970 N. State Road 7, stated the article.

Rising Tide Car Wash is known for its employment practices, continued the article, for which it hires primarily adults with autism.

Three years ago, the carwash launched its first location in Parkland, reported the article, which washes over 150,000 vehicles per year.

The new location in Margate will be around 1 1/2 times larger than Rising Tide Car Wash’s first site, informed the article, and will cost approximately $3.4 million to complete, which includes land development, construction and equipment.

Overall, noted the article, the second location will be a total investment of around $4.9 million for John D’Eri, who is the CEO of Rising Tide Car Wash.

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Professional Carwashing & Detailing team has featured this carwash in our Profiles of Carwash Success section, formally known as Stories From the Trenches. You can read more about Rising Tide Car Wash and what makes the business so successful here.

We have also covered news related to the carwash in past editions of Carwash eNews, such as in a past Video of the Week, which shared the story of Rising Tide Car Wash’s workforce, of which 35 of its 43 employees are autistic. You can watch this Video of the Week here.