The Tide Challenge: Explained

The Tide Challenge: Explained

     The Tide Challenge explained: Tide Pod Challenge has emerged from Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter. It has become quite a popular challenge. The challenge all stems from one common problem: dealing with pesky stains ruining clothes.

July 06, 2017 by Justin Ossa
What Is HE Laundry Detergent & Why It’s Important

What Is HE Laundry Detergent & Why It’s Important

HE laundry detergents and HE washing machines were developed and engineered to work together. How come you can only use HE detergent with an HE washer? HE washing machines operate very differently than standard washers, so they require a special kind of soap in order to wash clothes effectively.
June 14, 2017 by Bill Mark
Celebrity Laundry Time

Celebrity Laundry Time

 Working in the Laundry and Dry Cleaning industry it is not often we get the spotlight of media or popular culture. Cleaning dirty laundry is viewed as a necessary evil in many people’s eyes. For some of us though we choose to make a living from providing service to our customers.
June 08, 2017 by Justin Ossa
Tags: laundromat
Top 5 Quick and Easy Website Tips

Top 5 Quick and Easy Website Tips

 Staying competitive in the Laundry and Dry Cleaning industry can be a challenge today. However, a stunning website will give you a leg up. The ability to update a website and offer your customers a way to access you with ease is essential to success. “The days of setting and forgetting are past us,” says Bill Mark CEO of Norton Supply Company. He is correct, with more Americans online than ever a strong web presence is essential in today's economy. You can reach new customers faster than ever with a great website.
May 31, 2017 by Justin Ossa
Laundry Fires Part1: Dryer Fires

Laundry Fires Part1: Dryer Fires

What would be the worst thing to happen to your belongings while doing the laundry? Most people would say clothes shrinking and or colors running. However, there are some worse disasters that can occur during the drying stage of laundry. A particularly common laundry disaster is a dryer fire. There is an estimated 15,500 fires and over $100,000,000 per year in damages as a result of dryer fires. In many cases these fires can be prevented.
May 22, 2017 by Justin Ossa
(Video) Increase Profits by Modifying Pricing on Coin Chutes

(Video) Increase Profits by Modifying Pricing on Coin Chutes

We often think about how we can help our business owners make more profit. An easy and effective way is to change some of your out dated pricing. The cost of products to your business has increased in the past years so why shouldn't it increase for your customers?

May 22, 2017 by Justin Ossa
Best Practices For Offering Free Wi-Fi In Your Coin Laundry

Best Practices For Offering Free Wi-Fi In Your Coin Laundry

Offering customers free Wi-Fi in your coin laundromat is an excellent way to keep them coming back and to attract new customers. Free internet adds to the convenience of your establishment and will set you apart from the competition in a unique way. There are a couple things to consider before installing free Wi-Fi at your coin laundry. In this blog post we’ll discuss the best practices of providing free Wi-Fi.

April 05, 2017 by Bill Mark
1st Bad Review

1st Bad Review

     Recently, on the Coin Laundry Association open forum a member was asking for advice on what to do with their first bad review. This blog will give some best practices in dealing with bad reviews. Bad reviews happen but it is how we as business owners and professional deal with them that is important. CLA Open Forum
24 Creative Uses for Wire Hangers You Won't Believe

24 Creative Uses for Wire Hangers You Won't Believe

On the surface wire hangers are a normal, everyday household item, but surprisingly there are countless ways to use them. Everyone knows you can use a wire hanger to roast marshmallows or unlock a car door, but in this article we’ll share 25 of the most unique, genius ways to use wire hangers.
April 04, 2017 by Bill Mark