Espresso. Complimentary WiFi. Flat-screen TV. If not for its name, Jupiter Inlet Car Wash might seem more like an upscale coffeehouse than a car wash. Yet a deep delve into the environmentally conscious station reveals water-saving systems that reclaim rainwater, green soaps and chemicals, and 100% recycled paper products working together to restore vehicles to their showroom shine. The shop bundles their extensive wash and detail services into convenient packages, and offers a range of à la carte treatments, including paintless dent removal and headlight restoration.
While cars enjoy their baths, drivers can retreat to the comfortable indoor and outdoor seating areas and recharge with a free cappuccino or chai tea from the espresso bar. Bright-green walls and sleek wooden floors line the onsite Island Boutique, where pristine white shelves and marble countertops host a range of items, from clothing and handbags to home accessories and hand-painted watercolors of maps and mechanic pinups by artist William Johnson Jr.
Throughout five locations?Jupiter Auto Wash, West Palm Auto Wash, Gardens Auto Wash, Tequesta Auto Wash, and Wellington Auto Wash?teams of professional detailers swiftly swoosh cloth squares over the shells and seats of vehicles, shielding paint jobs with coats of Teflon wax and sealer. Each car's doting owner awaits their four-wheeled friend's return in the cozy waiting area, happily munching on snacks from the full-service gas station's convenience shop. Hard-working technicians combine their intricate knowledge of automotive surfaces and cleaning agents with a well-practiced technique, protecting car exteriors, tires, and upholstery as they create driveable masterpieces. The car washes reward regular customers who opt for the Unlimited Wash Club, which bequeaths its members with a never-ending fount of washes, a 10% discount on detailing, and knowledge of the car wash?s secret handshake.