Lube Center And Car Wash: Great Combination, Great ROI


March 7, 2016: Robert and Amy Rodriguez, with their twin daughters, celebrate the opening of their Grease Monkey and Monkey Shine Car Wash business. Keith Stewman  (back row behind Robert)  and Wes Dawson quickly became Robert’s “car wash consultants.” Keith, New Business Development & Training for Big Man Washes” advises seasoned operators as well as new investors.

Robert and Amy selected Grease Monkey as his Independent Franchise because 100% of their effort is devoted to helping their Franchisees. This business model has allowed Grease Monkey to build an outstanding franchise community over the past 30 years.

Big Man Washes designed installed and maintains Sonny’s Car Wash equipment manufactured specifically for Robert and Amy’s car wash. Robert said Big Man’s guidance was instrumental in making it possible for them to have the right equipment for the right job.

Per Grease Monkey “Because we are independent franchisee companies we are able to put 100% of our focus on helping our Franchisees be successful which has allowed us to build outstanding franchise community over the past 30 Years.” Robert and Amy selected Grease Monkey because they provided what the couple needed to open their Lube Center.  Grease Monkey delivered on all their promises during construction and continued to do so on a monthly basis for the last two years.

The Grease Monkey brand® is the only major full-service oil change concept not owned by an oil company. Robert and Amy like being an Independent which allows their company to purchase from any vendor and pass the savings on to lube center customers.