Rooter-Man Franchise

Plumbing, drain & sewer cleaning

ROOTER-MAN is a successful and proven system built around the exclusive use of our US Registered Service Marks in your local area. With your license you will have access to the management skills and know how of professionals who have had years of experience in the sewer and drain cleaning industry. Men who can save you TIME, HEADACHES and MONEY with short cuts learned the hard way through years of experience in the business.
New ROOTER-MAN licensees take a complete training program devoted to advanced techniques in both practical and management training. Another important benefit is a complete local advertising plan for your exclusive use. Your local advertising, complete truck decals, uniform monograms, printing proofs for work orders, letterheads, envelopes, business cards and other things have been developed to make your local marketing campaign all blend together for the maximum effect.
The above mentioned exclusive ROOTER-MAN services, coupled with patented equipment and a proven record of achievement are good reasons ROOTER-MAN licensees are among the fastest growing businesses in the sewer and drain cleaning industries.

-Exclusive use in your area of Rooter-Man US Registered SERVICE MARKS and system.
-Managerial and Technical assistance developed by professionals through years of experience in this industry.
-A complete on the job training program - Practical and Management.

-A balanced advertising program to increase your volume.

-Introduction to patented drain cleaning equipment.
-Training in bookkeeping and telephone sales techniques.
-Promotional techniques designed to reach the Commercial market.
-Employee incentive plans to improve production.
-A step by step integrated business system.

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How much does it cost to open a Rooter-Man Franchise?

The investment required to open a Rooter-Man Franchise is between $46,750-$137,600. There is an initial franchise fee of $3,975-$39,750 which grants you the license to run a business under the Rooter-Man name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
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When did the first Rooter-Man open? 1970
When did Rooter-Man start Franchising? 1981

United States: Nationwide

International: Worldwide

Expense In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee Yes No
Startup Costs No Yes
Equipment No Yes
Inventory No Yes
Accounts Receivable No Yes
Payroll No Yes

Third Party Financing Source(s): V.A., banks & leasing companies

On-The-Job Training: 8-16 hours+
Classroom Training: 16 hours
Additional Training: 2-day training seminar

Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Site Selection
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social media
Website development
Email marketing

Franchise can be run from home.

75% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3 - 5

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (97% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • Mechanical ability

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at Rooter-Man Franchise, may vary on factors like location, size etc., On the other side as a business owner your goals to maintain the quality of service while streaming sales high and expenses low. As any other franchise may include rent/mortgage, staffing/family, inventory supplies, utilities, administrative costs vise vera. Location to location and seasons the months costs may vary. Most franchises start up costs are typically fixed and they will cover most of the initial operating costs like signage, furniture, decoration and renovations.

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