ServiceMaster Clean Franchise

Residential and commercial heavy cleaning and disaster restoration services

ServiceMaster was incorporated in 1947 as Wade, Wenger and Associates. Marion Wade got the idea for his company after an accident with chemicals left him temporarily blind in 1945. Today, it is part of the ServiceMaster Co. franchise family which includes franchise companies Merry Maids, Furniture Medic and Terminix. ServiceMaster Residential/Commercial Services is headquartered in Memphis, Tennessee, and has enjoyed more than 25 years of consecutive growth.

  1. Disaster Restoration Services: provides disaster
    restoration services directly to residential and commercial customers
    and to customers following a fire, flood, earthquake or storm. The total
    investment necessary to begin operation of this franchise ranges from
    $229,500 to $274,500. This investment includes from $144,500 to $189,500
    that must be paid to the franchisor.

  1. Janitorial Services: provides contracted janitorial
    services on a continuing basis and may also provide carpet, furniture
    and other periodical non-janitorial cleaning and maintenance to
    management or tenants of commercial or institutional buildings. The
    total investment necessary to begin operation of this franchise ranges from $76,500 to $86,500, which includes $51,500 that must be paid to the franchisor.

  1. Recovery Management Services: provides recovery
    management and disaster restoration services directly to commercial
    customers that have the capacity to provide commercial restoration
    opportunities meeting or exceeding $500,000 in contract value. The total
    investment necessary to begin operation of this franchise ranges from $165,150 to
    $274,150. This includes 61,000 that must be paid to the franchisor.

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How much does it cost to open a ServiceMaster Clean Franchise?

The investment required to open a ServiceMaster Clean Franchise is between $76,500-$274,500. There is an initial franchise fee of $31,500-$69,500 which grants you the license to run a business under the ServiceMaster Clean name.

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  • Term of Agreement:
    5 years

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When did the first ServiceMaster Clean open? 1947
When did ServiceMaster Clean start Franchising? 1952

United States: Nationwide

International: Worldwide

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

Other Financing Source(s): In-house vehicle financing


Classroom Training: 80 hours
Additional Training: Annual convention and regional seminars

Purchasing Co-ops
Toll-Free Line
Online Support
Security/Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Franchisee Intranet Platform

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

Franchise can be run from home.

International franchisees required to buy multiple units/master licenses; 10-15% of all franchisees own more than one unit

Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3

Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (95% of current franchisees are owner/operators)

Business Experience:

  • General business experience

  • To calculate how much income a franchise owner can do at ServiceMaster Clean 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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    Memphis, TN


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