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Frequently Asked Questions about Commercial Carwashing

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  • It can cost from $2,000,000 to $5,000,000 to build a commercial car wash, though capital and start-up costs will vary significantly by location, business model, and other factors. Most costs fit broadly into one of two categories: one-time costs or fees and recurring expenses. One-time costs are those expenses that are usually incurred in the early stages of your start-up, whereas recurring oprating costs (including variable costs such as the materials that you'll consume during the wash process, labor, and utilities) are ongoing.

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  • A well-planned and carefully-managed commercial car wash business can be a rewarding and profitable business opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking to transition into a real estate-based business with a controlled labor expense, little inventory to manage, and the ability to create a regional enterprise.

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