Stories tagged with: car wash

March 6, 2015 - 5:43pm
1 year 20 weeks ago

 It may not seem like it but spring is right around the corner. While you're doing your annual spring cleaning it's important not to forget about your car.

The winter is particularly difficult on your ride. Salt on the roadways gets stuck in your wheels and up into the under body of your vehicle and over time can oxidize which causes your metal to rust.

"I mean this winter has been brutal. It's not only been brutal on us, you know the cold snow and the ice, it's brutal...

May 24, 2014 - 5:47pm
2 years 9 weeks ago

It may be a holiday weekend, but members of the Tri-Valley Color Guard were still hard at work Saturday afternoon.

The color guard hosted a car wash at the AutoZone on Maple Avenue to help raise funds to send the girls to band camp and also to help with the costs of new uniforms and flags.

"It's expensive to run our program, so the girls are doing a car wash," said Katie McMullen, Tri-Valley's color guard instructor.  "We're doing really well today.  I'm...

February 18, 2013 - 6:54pm
3 years 23 weeks ago

Salt and grime cover cars all throughout the winter season and many consider washing their cars for cosmetic or cleanliness purposes only.

However, according to Squiggly's Car Wash on Maple Avenue in Zanesville, getting the car washed including the undercarriage, is important for more than just the looks.

Jason Wilkin, Manager of Squiggly's Car Wash said, "Most people think that because the car is clean on the outside, that they are okay, but what most people don't know, is...

February 3, 2011 - 12:17pm
5 years 25 weeks ago

Winter has left a grimy gritty feeling on many throughout the area.

It's not different with vehicles that are caked with a covering of salt left behind by attempts to clear winter's mess from roadways and that can cause damage to your vehicle in a matter of days.

"As salt interacts with water it becomes corrosive and that can eat through your clear coat the protective covering that's over your paint," explained Squiggly's Car Wash Owner Larry Cordial. "Even worse...

May 26, 2010 - 6:05pm
6 years 9 weeks ago

A native Zanesville family is the new owner of the Go Kleen Car Wash, located at the corner of Maple Avenue and Taylor Street.

Three bidders showed up at the court-ordered auction Wednesday morning, and the Cordial family walked away with the car wash and a paved lot across the street for $385,000, plus a 10 percent buyers premium.

Auctioneer, Barry Baker, says the building was initially appraised at more than $700,000.

"I've been selling car washes at auction for...

May 13, 2010 - 5:59pm
6 years 11 weeks ago

This weekend you will be able to make a difference in the lives of sick and disabled children.

Golden Corral in Zanesville will host the Great Annual Car Wash of 2010 benefiting the Children's Miracle Network and families who's children are in need of services from Nationwide Children's Hospital.

"Every dollar raised will go toward Nationwide Children's Hospital to help the families of greatest need," said Susan Brewer. "Our mission is for every child, for...

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