Why have Self Serve Bays in you Business?
Self-service car washing is still vibrant and profitable. Although wand-type car washes have fallen out of favor in recent years, it remains profitable for existing washes and innovative equipment advances have created more reliable operation and improved incomes for new car washes. Generally, self-service car washes require a lower investment with lower risks. Even during this economic stall antiquated self-service car washes are being renovated and operated for a profit. Inventive business plans actually favor these washes.
The investment threshold to refurbish self-service bays is much lower than other forms of wash facilities. Although in many urban settings, the financial return indicates that stand alone self-service carwashes do not cash-flow for the short term. It is important to visualize these carwashes as a long term investment and self-service should always be considered as part of any carwash offering. Wand-type equipment outlasts other car washing variations, requiring fewer equipment replacement cycles. Self-service carwashes provide a solid income source with less maintenance and fewer employees.