June 2015 Archives - Professional Carwashing & Detailing
The evolution of the carwashing industry

Before you start a new carwash business, it’s important to understand how the industry got started.

How to get the perfect finish

Detailers can use advanced tools to get optimal customer satisfaction.

Waxing, polishing, buffering, detail, detailing
Headlight restoration: Lighting the way

Clear headlights are important for visibility. Keep your customers safe with the proper restoration procedures.

headlight restoration
Security technology to protect against carwash theft

While some carwashes overlook it, the right security system should be an integral part of any wash business.

The story of Brian Campbell: ‘The carwash industry’s No. 1 fan’

The carwash industry has formed a strong, unique bond with Brian Campbell, who learned to read from the pages of Professional Carwashing & Detailing.

Jenny V Photography/Ronnie and Jenny Thomas
The lure of vacuums

Although your customers may not use vacuums each time they visit, that option keeps them coming back.

Inspection cameras: The challenge and the solution

Verify customer damage claims with monitoring on both ends of the carwash bay.

Security camera, surveillance, robbery, crime
Find success with mobile marketing

Utilize mobile technology to build customer loyalty.

Cloud computing
Water needs 101

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.

A closer look