From the road, Mammoth Car Wash & Detail Salon’s red-brick building looks like an independent coffee shop, complete with a charming outdoor patio. Guests lounge at wrought-iron tables, shaded from the midday sun by deck umbrellas and a copse of trees, but it’s their cars that are getting pampered. In the garage, detailers specializing in hand washes battle dirt with soap, wax additives, and war cries before drying vehicles off with a gentle chamois. For more in-depth details, the team waxes exteriors to lend glimmer to paint jobs and revitalizes interiors, extracting crumbs and grime with a vacuuming and shampoo. With convenience as one of its pillars, Mammoth takes appointments online so that customers can avoid long waits. Free WiFi fills an onsite café where customers can enjoy refreshments or host their vehicle's next birthday party.
On the Spot Hand Car Wash and Auto Detail dispenses its thorough detailing services within state-of-the-art bays as well as from a mobile unit van, which carts car-wash supplies such as waxes and soaps to customers? locations. The technicians meticulously polish every inch of vehicles of all sizes to create a lustrous shine that attracts envious glances and vain inchworms.
This cheery washery offers superior sudsing services, cleaning crud-encrusted chariots with fast, friendly service. Opt for the fully automated Best Wash for a rapid four-minute eviction of dirt, mud, and grime from the exterior, underbody, and wheels of any vehicle, regardless of make or model. After touch-free dryers evaporate lingering water droplets from a rinse, the on-line tire shine and tri-color wax leave your hood reflective enough to captivate vain birds overhead. The Ultimate Detail follows a Best Wash with a rig-pampering hand waxing, hand wheel clean, and the application of bug and tar remover. Sanitation-savvy techs then move inside the car for a full-service vacuum, leather and vinyl restoration, and compressed air cleaning. Detail packages are completed with a carpet shampoo to minimize underfoot split-ends, granting motorized manes a fresh new life.
If your shady parking spot rests beneath bird-filled trees, or someone scrawled carpetbagger into the layer of grime on your car window, Super Speed Wash can give your vehicle its original off-the-lot shine. With today's Groupon, you'll get $50 worth of car-wash services for $30 at any of Super Speed Wash's seven locations. This Groupon isn't just great for sprucing up your own car: it also makes the perfect passive-aggressive gift for your carpool buddies. Follow @Groupon_Says on Twitter.
The technicians at Elite Auto Spa of Atlanta bring 20 years of combined experience to every smudge and speck of dirt they encounter. It seems like nothing is beyond their talents; when they aren't keeping high-end luxury rides shiny and spotless, they're given new life to mud-crusted pickups.
Their secret?if you can call it that?is an uncommon attention to detail. The techs target dirt, mud, tar, and spills of all kinds, waxing and polishing until they've returned each vehicle to factory-fresh condition. They're certified by the Window Tinting Association of America, and they can also install mobile electronics that range from full speaker systems to traffic-clearing flamethrowers.
Though its blue and pink neon lights and retro decor speak to times past, Surf's Up Carwash scrubs cars clean in a quick, modern-day automated wash house that subscribes to eco-friendly practices. Drivers pull up to an automated teller, follow a few touchscreen prompts, and, in about three minutes, drive off in a vehicle that sparkles from top to tire. During the wash, performed by power-minimizing machines, grime flows off of finishes with the help of biodegradable soap. Surf's Up also recycles 80% of its water and uses only 17 gallons of fresh water per wash, a process that’s more efficient than the typical at-home wash and easier than pouring soap down a waterfall and driving through it. All car washes also include complimentary access to Surf's Up's high-powered vacuums.