7 Dangers That Can Destroy a Car’s Paint Job – Part 1

Americans love our cars and, considering their importance to our employment, our recreation, and our personal independence, it’s important that we take care of them. But there are many threats out there that can make short work of even the best modern clear coats and paint finishes, leaving your ride looking dull, damaged, and neglected. Here are seven of the worst sneaky threats to your car’s paint job and what you can do about them.

 

 

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1. UV Rays

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Small Claims Court: What Car Wash Managers Should Know

Small Claims Courtroom

 

In many parts of the country the limits on small claims suits are continuing to rise even as the cost to file suit remains low, making small claims an attractive option for many who feel that a car wash has caused harm to their vehicle. If you own or operate a car wash it is likely that at some point in the future you may receive a summons to defend yourself in court. With that in mind, here are some things car wash owners or managers should know first.

 

The Process

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Text Message Marketing and Car Washes

 

Text Message Marketing

 

According to the most recent figures provided by the Pew Research Foundation, in 2014 more than 90% of Americans had at least one cell phone. This majority is remarkable, and dramatically demonstrates the utility that mobile devices offer. In only a few short years the text-enabled cell phone has become a fixture of modern life, serving as an alarm clock, rolodex, diary, camera, calendar, computer, and much more in a single polished package. These devices are our eyes, ears, and our voice in an increasingly digital world.

 

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10 Principles for Successful Car Wash Employees to Follow

Car Wash Team Member

Many factors contribute to running a successful car wash. The quality of your equipment, a great location, effective marketing strategies… all play a part. But in the midst of all these financial or physical investments, it’s important that car wash operators don’t neglect one one of their greatest resources: their employees.

 

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5 Steps To Choose the Right Car Wash Location

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When it comes to business, location is everything. For car washes especially, this means that selecting the right location on which to build your facility is crucial. At Tommy Car Wash Systems we have over 40 years of experience evaluating sites for new car washes and determining the potential these locations hold, and we have a deep understanding of the criteria that should considered early on in the process. Criteria such as:

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Wash Operators can Claim a Huge Sales Boost on Black Friday

Cold weather, long nights, roast turkey—and fantastic deals!

 

 

Black Friday Car Wash Sales

 

Black Friday is on the horizon and it is up to car was operators to take full advantage of this season of spending and generate increased membership sales at local car washes. Keep in mind that there are a number of reasons why Black Friday is the ideal time for a new membership push.

 

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3 Practical Ideas for Local Car Wash Content Marketing

Content marketing can be a tricky concept, but when it comes to local car washes this surprisingly simple strategy can yield significant results. In essence, content marketing is all about providing great informational ‘content’ that paints your car wash in the best possible light and transmits the value and message of your wash into different digital spaces.

 

Specifically, the objectives to content marketing are twofold:

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