U.S. Lawns Franchise

Landscape maintenance services

U.S. Lawns was founded in 1986 and began franchising in 1987. In 1996, U.S. Lawns was acquired by Environmental Care Inc., a subsidiary of Environmental Industries Inc. U.S. Lawns is based in Orlando, Florida, and has locations throughout the United States.


U.S. Lawns is consistently named one of America's top
franchises for vets. We understand how difficult it is to serve your
country overseas, then return to a bad economy and expect to find work.
So, we want to make it a little easier for you.
At U.S. Lawns, we recognize the tremendous sacrifices veterans have
made for our country. As a proud supporter of the VetFran initiative, we
are excited to offer the following incentives to honorably discharged
  •  $5,000 Discount off our Franchise Fee
  • 90% Financing of the Franchise Fee

Because we stress discipline, uniformity and excellence, veteran
franchisees generally thrive in our company and become highly successful
business owners.

The total investment necessary to begin operation of a U.S. Lawns
Standard Franchise is $59,500 to $141,300. This includes $40,000 to
$54,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or their affiliates. For
honorably discharged veterans the total is $54,500 to $136,300 including
$35,000 to $49,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or their
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a U.S. Lawns
Conversion Franchise is $40,800 to $91,300. This includes $30,000
to $44,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or their affiliates.
The total investment necessary to begin operation of a U.S. Lawns Small
Conversion Franchise is $45,800 to $96,300. This includes $35,000 to
$49,000 that must be paid to the franchisor or their affiliates.

In Franchise Business Reviews' Top 200.
#295 in Franchise 500 for 2020.

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How much does it cost to open a U.S. Lawns Franchise?

The investment required to open a U.S. Lawns Franchise is between $40,800-$141,300. There is an initial franchise fee of $29,000-$34,000 which grants you the license to run a business under the U.S. Lawns name.

Individual Unit Costs

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  • Term of Agreement:
    10 years

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When did the first U.S. Lawns open? 1986
When did U.S. Lawns start Franchising? 1987

United States: Nationwide

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

Third Party Financing Source(s): Business Resource Center


On-The-Job Training: 24 hours
Classroom Training: 40 hours
Additional Training: Webinars, regional meetings

Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform

Co-op Advertising
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social media
Website development
Email marketing
Loyalty program/app

Franchise can be run from home.

10% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 12 - 15

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at U.S. Lawns 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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    6700 Forum Dr., #150
    Orlando, FL


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