Category: Tools of the Trade

Classic tools & fun new gadgets for the car wash industry and its fans.

Car Wash Supplies

Where to Buy Car Wash Supplies?

Do you know where to get good deals on your car wash supplies? Do you suspect that you may be overpaying with your current service provider? E-commerce can provide the solution! Some of the places we've found that give great pricing on a wide variety of parts you'd commonly use all the time are Kleen-Rite, ...

Credit Card Acceptors on Car Wash Vending Machines

We've recently seen credit card acceptors on Little Tree vending machines at the International Car Wash Expo in Las Vegas. We were surprised to see this upgrade, as it is totally different from what we've grown accustomed to in these style of drop shelf venders. The digital display was larger as well, I guess you ...

Excel Tire Pressure Gauge

Products We Like: Excel Tire Gauge

This product is awesome! The Excel Tire Gauge is a self contained unit that fills the air in a tire automatically. Check out the Video!

Little Trees Vending Machine Makeover

Car-Freshner has finally revamped their retro style decals on their drop shelf vending machines. The design we've had for years started looking pretty dated, like something out of the 40's. The new decals look like a more current style. Most car washes sell a ton of the Little Trees. They are by far the top ...

Lights on a Vacuum Nozzle?

Has anyone seen this yet? Kind of cool... I know I've struggled at times when the sun was down and I was trying to suck up those french fries my boy just scattered all over my back seat with nothing more than my car's dome light. It's not that easy. So the folks over at ...