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Caliber Opens New Ocala Washes

Caliber Car Wash is proud to announce the opening of two new locations in Ocala, Florida.

The home of Caliber’s first car wash, Ocala, holds a special place in the company’s history. That’s one reason why Caliber continues to invest in the community.

In addition to its Silver Springs Blvd location, Caliber opened a new wash in the growing Maricamp area next to Wendy’s. It also announced the opening of the upgraded Ocala Auto Spa location on Pine. This wash underwent a tunnel and property overhaul to ensure customers receive quick, quality cleans. Ocala is the first city to host three or more Caliber locations.

To celebrate the opening of the 815 S Pine Ave and the 125 Bahia Avenue Ct washes, customers will receive free car washes until December 11, 2022, at both locations. They can also take advantage of Limitless plan sales, which allow them to get their first month of unlimited washes for only $10! Limitless members are able to use their membership at all Caliber locations throughout the city and the country.

In addition to the opening specials, customers will be able to enjoy all the Caliber detailing tools they’ve come to love, including complimentary air fresheners, vacuums, cleaners, towels, tire air, detailing air (for streak-free shines and to blow crumbs out of hard-to-reach-places), and an automatic carpet mat cleaner.

For more information or to get your free wash coupon, visit calibercarwash.com/open. The grand opening celebration for both new locations concludes on December 11, 2022, so stop by soon.

Caliber Car Wash Launches Multi-Car Plans

Caliber Car Wash understands that households today have multiple vehicles. That’s why we want to help you keep them clean, and not break the bank while doing so. With the rollout of multi-car plans, sometimes referred to as family plans, members are able to get discounts on Limitless washes with additional vehicles.

With the new Multi-Car plans, cars 2+ will receive a discounted rate. The first car on the plan will keep the same rate. The pricing will be as follows:

Classic Multi-Car Limitless Plan Discount

  • Cars 2+ are $2 off every month

Custom Multi-Car Limitless Plan Discount

  • Cars 2+ are $3 off every month

Caliber Multi-Car Limitless Plan Discount

  • Cars 2+ are $5 off every month (our best discount!)

If you are interested in learning more on how you can save with Multi-Car Plans, visit calibercarwash.com/multicar.

If you would like to add additional cars to your plan, please visit your local Caliber Car Wash, and bring the credit card on file, along with the license plate numbers of the vehicles you’d like to add. All your rides are sure to shine!

 

Mesquite Welcomes Caliber Car Wash

With the recent acquisition of Q Car Wash, Caliber is happy to announce that our Mesquite location will be the first site to begin the remodeling process! Once the renovations are complete, you can expect the following changes:

  • Convenient detailing tools located at each vacuum spot
  • New multi-car plans, so your second and third car get more shine for less
  • Tire air because flat tires shouldn’t be a thing
  • New plans with less hassle
  • And, of course, our Caliber guarantee! If your vehicle doesn’t come out clean, let us know, and we’ll run it through the wash again before you leave

And don’t worry, you’ll still be able to enjoy many of the features you’ve come to love:

  • Team members at the pay station to help choose the wash that’s right for you and answer any questions 
  • Limitless memberships that work at all Caliber locations, including all those in the Dallas-Fort Worth area
  • Automatic carpet mat cleaners, detailing air, vacuums, and cleaners
  • The Member’s Only Lane for quicker access to the wash (we see you far right lane)

We understand that you likely have questions, and we hope to answer most of them below. Please also don’t hesitate to contact us here or give us a call at 850-805-8014 (if we don’t answer right away, please feel free to leave a message and we’ll be in touch within 24 hours or less).

For more information regarding the customer experience or to learn more about Caliber Car Wash, please visit https://calibercarwash.com/next/.

Ten Days of Free Washes at New Douglasville Wash

Caliber Car Wash is opening its fifth metro Atlanta car wash in Douglasville, Georgia, on October 6, 2022. To celebrate, community members can stop by the wash at 9249 GA Hwy 5 for promotions, giveaways, and ten days of free car washes.

Customers will be able to enjoy all the Caliber detailing tools they’ve come to love, including complimentary air fresheners, vacuums, cleaners, towels, tire air, detailing air (for streak-free shines and to blow crumbs out of hard-to-reach-places), and an automatic carpet mat cleaner. Customers who purchase Limitless wash packages will also get their first month of unlimited washes for only $10!

For more information or to get your free wash coupon, visit calibercarwash.com/open or our Facebook event. The grand opening celebration concludes on October 16, 2022, so stop by soon.

How to Wash Car Mats

As careful as we may try to keep the inside of our car clean, dirt and dust still accumulate. Oil, crumbs, and other substances will stick to the bottom of our shoes, inevitably track dirt inside our car, and end up on our floor mats. Over time, both rubber and cloth mats will retain dirt, causing discoloration and lack of appeal. Don’t worry though, here’s your go-to guide for cleaning dirty mats!

How do I clean carpet floor mats?

  1. Locate the floor mat cleaner at your local Caliber Car Wash. If you cannot find it, be sure to ask an employee! They’re always happy to help.
  2. Remove the floor mat from your car.
  3. Place your carpet floor mat face-down on the silver tray.
  4. Press the “start” button on the machine, and slowly begin to insert your floor mat.
  5. In about 10 seconds, your floor mat will appear in the bottom tray of the machine.
  6. Repeat for all other floor mats!

How do I clean hard or rubber floor mats?

  1. Remove your rubber car mat from the vehicle.
  2. Shake the mat and try to remove as much loose debris as possible.
  3. Vacuum both sides of the floor mat, getting them as clean as possible.
  4. Spray Caliber’s multi-purpose cleaner on your mat.
  5. Grab a microfiber towel from the “clean towel” basket and begin wiping the rubber floor mat.
  6. Use the detailing air to get in between those hard-to-reach areas on the mat.
  7. Reinstall the mat and repeat with the rest of your rubber mats!

How can I clean my cloth floor mats at home?

  1. Remove your cloth floor mats from your car.
  2. Vacuum both sides of the mat.
  3. Experts recommend using a light, soapy cleaning agent mixed with baking soda to remove any grime, stains, or odors. You can also use a steam cleaner, pressure washer, or washing machine based on your vehicle’s type of floor mats.
  4. Vacuum the floor mat again.
  5. Let the mat dry thoroughly.
  6. Reinstall each mat.

How can I clean my rubber mats at home?

  1. Remove the mat.
  2. Shake the mat to remove any additional debris.
  3. Rinse the mat with water.
  4. Apply soap to the mat and scrub off any grime, dirt, or debris.
  5. Rinse off the soap.
  6. Let the mat dry thoroughly.
  7. Reinstall the mat and repeat for all other rubber mats!

If your mat has rips or tears, consider handwashing to prevent more damage. No matter how you choose to clean your mats, be sure to do them frequently. Keeping your car mats clean makes your car feel and smell fresher.

If you have more mat cleaning tips, feel free to tag us online at #CaliberClean. We hope to see you soon!

Caliber Continues Its Metro-Atlanta Expansion

Caliber Car Wash Acquires Two Washes as It Continues Its Metro-Atlanta Expansion

Caliber to have seven Atlanta market locations with the recent acquisitions

ATLANTA – Caliber Car Wash announced today the acquisition of two Atlanta-based Autobelll® Car Wash locations in Mableton and Acworth, Georgia. The purchase adds to Caliber’s expanding footprint throughout the Southeast and Texas.

“Caliber is committed to providing convenient locations for our customers and members, and we look forward to providing even more locations in our home market,” said Mac McCall, Caliber’s Chief Development Officer (CDO). “With over 100 new wash locations under development, our goal is to expand in existing markets to provide additional value to our Limitless members who can use all Caliber washes at no additional cost.”

The new washes will be converted to an express model and open as Caliber’s sixth and seventh wash in the larger metro area. The model allows customers to quickly wash their vehicle in a tunnel and includes complimentary detailing tools for interior cleaning, including air fresheners, vacuums, cleaners, towels, tire pressure air, and more.

The former Autobelll® Car Wash locations at 3325 Cobb Parkway NW in Acworth and 4865 Floyd Road in Mableton will undergo upgrades starting September 2022.

“Selling the two stores in Mableton and Acworth will allow us to deploy that capital in a new market to be announced soon,” says Carl Howard, President, Autobelll® Car Wash.

Caliber will soon announce new opening dates for each wash.

By utilizing state-of-the-art equipment, Caliber delivers environmentally friendly car washes without sacrificing quality. The company currently operates 27 washes and expects continued rapid growth over the coming years due to the growing demand for express car wash services. Its goal focuses on providing the industry’s best customer service and wash quality.

“Being based out of Atlanta, it is vital that we continue to show our neighbors our commitment to improving people’s lives,” McCall said. “These new washes will allow more career and service opportunities for our team members as we continue to focus on job growth and community outreach in all markets. We’re looking forward to providing even more of those opportunities right here in Atlanta in the coming years.”

How to Buy a Car Wash

Caliber Car Wash offers many wash options, and buying them is the easiest part. When you arrive at your local Caliber Car Wash, be sure to pull into the left lane if you aren’t already a Limitless member (and be sure to ask the pay station team member how you can access the Members Only Lane!). Here, you can expect to be greeted by one of our smiling teammates. The team member will explain all three washes that we offer and the differences between each.

Caliber’s Classic wash is just what it sounds like! If you’re looking for a quick and simple clean, this may be the wash for you! Our Classic Wash is your basic wash and dry. Especially if you’re in a hurry, this wash is great for getting in and out in just minutes while looking showroom ready.

Caliber’s Custom wash includes all the previously mentioned items, plus an underbody wash, paint protectant, and a spot-free rinse. This option washes off any dirt, tar, mud, or other accumulated messes that can build up and corrode your underbody if left untouched.

The Caliber wash includes everything mentioned previously, plus a triple foam bath, rain guard, Caliber wax, tire shine, triple shine wax, and complimentary ceramic coating. With this wash, you can say “goodbye” to dirt and “hello” to the ultimate shine package!

Once you have selected which wash is best for you, the pay station team member will take your payment, and you’ll be ready to receive that showroom shine.

Alternatively, you can also visit our website to choose which plan is right for you! Here, you can purchase gift cards and recurring Limitless plans.

Our team is always happy to help, so feel free to stop by today and we’ll guide you to the best wash based on your needs.

How to Wash a Car

Nothing makes your car look better than a nice wash! Washing your car can be done for the appearance, but it is equally as important to keep your car washed and cleaned for optimal longevity.

According to experts, washing your car should be done every other week if it’s driven moderately and not exposed to the elements. Alternatively, if you drive often or your car is parked outside, you should consider washing your car weekly to prevent paint damage. To get the best shine and paint protection, Caliber offers numerous products that you can receive by visiting one of our washes. However, if you enjoy the therapeutic component of hand-washing your car, we have some tips!

Rinse your car thoroughly before beginning

To protect your paint, it is imperative to rinse the car thoroughly with clean water before applying cleaner. This will rinse away any loose debris.

Do not use household cleaners

Household cleaners, such as dishwasher soap or hand soap, can cause your paint to age early. It is better to use a product that is made for cars to ensure the protection of the wax that is already bonded to your paint.

Use a separate sponge for your tires and wheels

The tires and wheels are typically one of the dirtiest parts of a car. They may be coated with sand, brake dust, and other environmental debris that could cause scratches to your paint if the sponge isn’t replaced. The key is to use clean brushes and water so you’re washing away dirt, not adding to it.

Do not wash your car when the body is hot

The body of your car can become hot after being recently driven or from sitting in the sun for long periods of time. Heat speeds the drying of soap and water, making washing more difficult and increasing the chances that spots or deposits will form. Consider using a tunnel or shaded area while washing your car, like Caliber’s express tunnel.

Do not move the sponge in circles

If there is any loose debris on the sponge, washing your car in a circular motion can cause marks. Instead, move the sponge in a vertical or horizontal motion across the entire car.

Do not let your car air dry

Letting your car air dry can cause watermarks from the minerals in hard water. It is equally as important to use a microfiber towel instead of an abrasive towel or other material that can leave hairline scratches in the paint. At Caliber, we offer specialized towels and detailing air or compressed air to blow streaks off side mirrors and window without leaving towel marks.

For a quick, quality wash that will also save, on average 40 gallons per wash, visit one of our locations for a quick showroom shine every time! You’ll be in and out of our tunnel in around three minutes and have all the interior detailing tools you’ll need for that perfect clean.

For more information about our wash services, visit our website.

Caliber Announces Snellville Opening 

SNELLVILLE, Ga. – The Snellville community is invited to celebrate Caliber Car Wash’s grand opening with ten days of free car washes on August 4-14, 2022 at Caliber’s new location.

The newly renovated wash, located at 3445 Centerville Highway next to Wal-Mart, underwent significant upgrades as it transitioned from QuickSpa Carwash to a Caliber earlier this year. The transformation included a wash tunnel overhaul, including new equipment and the addition of Caliber’s well-known complimentary detailing tools.

Known for its detailing freebies, Caliber offers complimentary air fresheners, towels, cleaners, vacuums, compressed detailing air and other tools for interior cleaning. Customers will also be able to take advantage of Caliber’s newest tire air feature, which allows motorists to check tire pressure and fill up tires for free.

Community members can stop by the wash during regular business hours to receive a free wash or sign up for a free wash coupon at calibercarwash.com/open.

Motorists will also be able to take advantage of monthly membership savings during the opening, allowing them to wash all month long for one low price. As an opening special, guests will enjoy their first month of unlimited washes for $10.

Caliber Car Wash opened its first wash in Ocala, Florida, and quickly grew to over 25 washes in 2022. The Snellville location will be the fifth Caliber wash to open in Georgia, with plans to open over six more Peach State locations in the coming 18 months.

 

Caliber Car Wash Acquires Texas-based Q Car Wash

Caliber enters Fort Worth market with nearly a dozen acquired sites

Caliber Car Wash announced today the acquisition of 11 Q Car Wash locations throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas area. Caliber now owns and operates 26 express car washes as it moves into the Texas market.

With over 90 additional sites announced and underdevelopment, Caliber is one of the fastest-growing express car wash companies in the country, with future expansions planned in Texas, Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama. According to DRB’s “Top 50 Car Wash Chains,” the addition of Q Wash will make Caliber one of the top 35 largest wash companies in the country.

“Q Car Wash is a well-respected company known for its community outreach, and we look forward to adding to that reputation,” said Peterson Santos, Caliber COO. “As we continue to expand in the area, we want to show our neighbors our commitment to changing lives through career-producing jobs, ongoing community outreach, and a dedication to providing the quickest, cleanest car wash in the country.”

Caliber has plans to further expand in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and Arlington areas, which will continue to provide quality service and career paths.

“The most exciting part of this transition is that the team is going to become part of a people-first organization with plans for rapid expansion,” said Viran Nana, owner of Q Car Wash. “This growth will create opportunities to advance careers and enrich lives.”

Q employees will continue to support customers under the Caliber umbrella.

“One of my proudest accomplishments was providing hundreds of new jobs during trying economic times and then creating life-changing career paths for our employees,” said Danny York, Caliber CEO-Founder. “We’re now honored to have over 100 new people join our team and look forward to learning how to serve the Dallas/Fort Worth area better.”

Caliber recognizes the importance of the customer experience in an ever-growing industry and understands that positive customer service begins with the onsite team. Caliber is dedicated to providing new and current employees with access and resources to grow within the company to ensure our customer’s satisfaction through site-level and local expertise.