Managing carwash energy costs
How technology helps carwash owners curtail energy use as utility prices surge.
How carwashes can cut utility costs
With the right strategies in place, carwashes can reduce water and sewer payments while boosting profits.
Q&A: Waste oil can generate huge savings for quick lubes
In this special Q&A, Virgil Zook, sales manager for Clean Energy Heating Systems, discusses how car care businesses can turn waste oil into profit.
Infographic highlights how spray nozzles can save money
COLUMBIA, Pa. — According to the Kleen-Rite Corp. infographic, a carwash can save thousands of dollars with the right spray nozzle.
The devastation of arc flash burns
The results are often violent and can lead to serious injury, or death, when someone is near.
Soap identified as cause of green water
GREENWICH, Penn. — The investigation discovered an employee at the wash dumped about five to 10 gallons of soap concentrate into a storm drain March 27.
Building code violations shut down wash
CHICAGO — The carwash owners said in the court filing they have lost $30,000 in business during the three days the business has been shut down.
Fire damages customer cars inside detail shop
MOSES LAKE, Wash. — Firefighters moved some of the cars out of the building, and none were lost.
Mobil station obtains initial authorization for new carwash
NEWTOWN, Conn. — The c-store will still need approval from other agencies before construction can begin.