Our drive thru cleaning services and commercial pressure washing services can improve your drive thru’s appearance and reduce tracked in oil and food stains into your establishment. First impressions of your property makes a difference in how potential clients perceive a business. With over 20 years of experience in the pressure washing industry, we know how to remove the toughest stains from drive thru’s safely and quickly.
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Facts About Drive-through Lanes
A drive-through, or drive-thru, is a type of service provided by a business that allows customers to purchase products without leaving their cars. The format was pioneered in the United States in the 1930s by Jordan Martin, but has since spread to other countries. The first recorded use of a bank using a drive-up window teller was the Grand National Bank of St. Louis, Missouri in 1930. The drive-up teller allowed only deposits at that time.
Orders are generally placed using a microphone and picked up in person at the window. A drive-through is different from a drive-in in several ways – the cars create a line and move in one direction in drive-throughs, and do not park, whereas drive-ins allow cars to park next to each other, the food is generally brought to the window by a server, called a carhop, and the customer can remain in the parked car to eat.
Drive thru lanes have generally replaced drive-ins in popular culture, and are now found in the vast majority of modern American fast-food chains. Sometimes, a store with a drive-through is referred to as a “drive-through,” or the term is attached to the service, such as, “drive-through restaurant,” or “drive-through bank.”
Drive thru lanes typically have signs over the drive-through lanes to show customers which lanes are open for business. The types of signage used is usually illuminated so the “open” message can be changed to a “closed” message when the lane is not available.
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