#167 – Owning A Multi-Million $$$ Truck Wash; Major Costs Involved, What Makes The Business The Most Money!

Darrell Palmer, President of Houston Truck Wash and Lube, is a successful businessman today. But he knew the struggles his father and grandfather had been through. So, he is still mindful of the sacrifices of his predecessors and values his business with utmost respect and care.


And today, as he is in charge of the business, has made sure to take it to the next level with his hard work, wise decision-making, and timely adaptions to the ever-changing market requirements.


The fact that he has a few staff working for him for more than 20 years and customers coming in from when he was a kid speaks volumes about the services and the kind of culture.


Five key takeaways from this podcast:

  1. What new thing did Darrell bring into the old business?
  2. The permitting and insurance side of the business.
  3. The popular services offered by Houston Truck Wash and Lube.
  4. How does Darrell compete with other brands?
  5. What are the challenges in running this business?


Final Word

Check out the insightful conversation with Rahmel Wattley and discover information that matters.

Episode Timeline

[skipto time=2:59]2:59 – Early life. [/skipto]

[skipto time=31:51] 31:51 – The successor of the business.[/skipto]

[skipto time=34:01]34:01 – Finding customers. [/skipto]

[skipto time=1:14:17]1:14:17- International customer. [/skipto]

[skipto time=2:21:35]2:21:35- How does the company grow. [/skipto]


About The Host

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Rahmel Wattley

The creator & host of Truck N’ Hustle, is a renowned personality in the trucking & logistics industry who hosts podcasts with the reputed & successful trucking entrepreneurs to share the knowledge required to start & sustain the logistics business!

Darrell Palmer

Darrell Palmer, is a successful businessman, who took over the family business after dropping out of college. He has focused on not just customer but also employee satisfaction which he learnt throughout the years. Houston Truck Wash is a Family-owned Commercial Truck Wash, Service Center & Repair Shop in Houston, TX for over 30 years. Also specialize in tank cleaning and steam cleaning oilfield equipment.

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