Category: How-To

Handy tips & resources for learning new skills.

Car Care ‘Hacks’…Are They Worth It?

Can you put hair conditioner on your car? Can you use dish soap as a car wash soap alternative? And more importantly...should you?

Suds With Heart: The Impact of Car Wash Fundraising

Car Washes are coming up with ways to help their communities, including those affected by the 2017 hurricanes.

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Let your Signs do the Talking

You're driving down the road and you're looking for the right place to eat, rest, or even wash your car. But nothing says stay away more than a busted old diner sign with rust running up and down the side, barely hanging on by the duct tape it's attached to. Signage is everything and if ...

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“Do it Yourself” Car Wash Style

  I will shamelessly admit I may not always pay attention to detail when it comes to cleaning my car. I take care of my car to the best of my ability but when it’s all said and done I let my dad take care of my car majority of the time. But when he is ...

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Service your own CAT 5CP212OW Pump

In this video, Tom will show you how to service a 5CP2120W Pump. As a car wash owner, you know it is critical to eliminate leaks and vibrations from any kind of pumps. Follow this video and let Tom take you step by step on how to maintain your Cat Pumps. https://youtu.be/9ky15wf0AoU

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Marketing your Car Wash Correctly

We all know that starting a car wash business can be an exciting time. In your mind, you have this great idea all thought out and maybe even the location is just the perfect spot. But did you ever stop to think about how you will market this booming business? Do you really you know ...

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Tips for a Rainy Day

  Are you aware that rainy and wet conditions can destroy your car if you do not take the right precautions? Whether it be keeping your distance from someone on the highway or even making sure you have the right wax on your car to keep it from scratching. There is more than meets the ...