Angel and Lorenzo Barrios
Wash Time Coin Laundry
Before Getting into the Laundry Business…
Angel was involved in the real estate industry, including renovating and flipping homes.
The store is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week – except on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.
Four full-time attendants and one part-time attendant
Total Square Footage
3,600 square feet
Wash Time Coin Laundry features a shopping center parking lot, which it shares with the plaza’s other tenants.
Lease or Own?
The owners have a 25-year lease agreement.
The storefront had previously served as a clothing retailer.
Wash Time caters to a primarily Hispanic local population.
There are seven other laundries within two miles of Wash Time, one of which is also owned by the Barrios brothers. In fact, the brothers own four vended laundries in the Miami-Dade County area.
The washers and dryers accept coins. Customers can use credit or debit cards for the store’s wash-dry-fold service, as well as for purchasing of over-the-counter products such as soap.
Washers and Dryers
15 Speed Queen 20-pound frontloaders
11 Speed Queen 30-pound frontloaders
4 Speed Queen 40-pound frontloaders
7 Speed Queen 60-pound frontloaders
1 Speed Queen 80-pound frontloader
1 Speed Queen 100-pound frontloader
12 Speed Queen 30-pound stack dryers
4 Speed Queen 40-pound stack dryers
4 Speed Queen 75-pound dryers
Water Heating System
Rinnai water heating system
Rowe bill changers
24 R&B Wire Products laundry carts
Solomatic folding tables
Plank-style porcelain tile flooring
1 beverage vending machine
1 snack vending machine
4 55-inch televisions
Three video games: Pac-Man, Aliens: Extermination, and The Fast and the Furious.
• Lounge seating from High Mark Manufacturing
• Over-the-counter sale of detergent, soap and other laundry items
• Wash-dry-fold service
• Noel Orozco, vice president, Statewide Laundry Equipment-Hialeah
• Abel Urra, consultant, Statewide Laundry Equipment-Hialeah
Statewide Laundry Equipment, Hialeah, Fla., (800) 432-1014