The Maids Franchise

Residential cleaning

In 1979, Daniel J. Bishop opened the first The Maids Home Services office in Omaha, Nebraska. His goal was to address the increasing trend of busy, dual-income families who were hiring outside help to do work in and around the home.

Today, The Maids Home Services serves more than 800 markets in the United States and Canada and continues to grow more each year. Thanks to its unique 22-step Healthy Touch deep-cleaning system and state-of-the-art equipment and supplies, The Maids Home Services is a leader in house cleaning services, one of the fastest growing industries in North America.

Join the franchise that Entrepreneur magazine has ranked No. 1 in the
residential cleaning industry. Our franchisees have been the key to
making The Maids the quality leader in residential cleaning, and in turn
we offer them the potential to make it big

Veteran Incentives  $5,000 off franchise fee

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#35 in Franchise 500 for 2020.
#51 in Franchise 500 for 2021.

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How much does it cost to open a The Maids Franchise?

The investment required to open a The Maids Franchise is between $64,100-$154,300. There is an initial franchise fee of $12,500 which grants you the license to run a business under the The Maids name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    20 years

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The Maids News & Press Releases

When did the first The Maids open? 1979
When did The Maids start Franchising? 1980

United States: Nationwide

International: Canada,

Canada: Nationwide

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

Third Party Financing Source(s): GE Franchise Finance, Business Resource Store, Commercial Federal Bank, First National Bank of Omaha, Wells Fargo Bank, Market Resource Group

We provide extensive training including seven weeks of pre-training, 10 days of classroom and field training and three days in the franchisee's market conducting The Maids Power Training

Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives

Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising

68% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 20

Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (99% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience
  • Marketing skills
  • Management skills & people skills

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at The Maids 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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    The Maids

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    9394 W Dodge Road, Suite 140
    Omaha, NE


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