Starting a Car Wash | Professional Carwashing & Detailing
Thriving in the first few years after starting a carwash

Industry experts address the myths, business potential and best practices needed to be successful during the first few years after opening a carwash.

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Choosing the best land for your carwash

As the competitive climate changes, should investors look differently at this site selection decision?

January 2019, land, car, U.S., America
Understanding the power of a portfolio loan

Finding financing for multiple carwashes.

money, coins, investment, portfolio loans
Turning site potential into reality

See property for what it is and is not.

building blocks, ideas, construction, man
Understanding SBA loans

SBA loans are a popular option for entry-level carwash owners.

SBA loan, financing, money
Wash Wisdom: Designing your organizational structure

Whether starting out or growing, you need to determine how to organize your staff.

human resource management, manager, boss, employees
Critical carwash site selection and design considerations

New investors cannot afford to make critical location mistakes.

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Site selection and design: Traffic considerations

AKRON, Ohio — Traffic to your site can be a double-edged sword.

site selection and design, traffic
Site selection and design: The first impression

AKRON, Ohio — You only get one chance to make a good first impression.

first impression
Site selection and design: Competition

AKRON, Ohio — Getting to know the competition can help your carwash.

site selection and design, competition
Site selection and design: Signage

AKRON, Ohio — Better signage can have a positive impact on profits.

signage, site selection and design
Site selection and design: Surveillance

AKRON, Ohio — Keep your lines of sight clear.

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