Handyman Connection

At a Glance

Products & Services: Home repairs, remodeling

Number of Locations: 76

Total Investment: $103.4K - $159.2K

Founded: 1990

Began Franchising: 1991

About Handyman Connection

Handyman Connection was founded in 1990 and began franchising in 1991. Handyman Connection's franchisees, located throughout the U.S. and Canada, offer small- to medium-size residential home renovations, repairs and remodeling services.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2015 52 24 0 0
2014 51 24 0 0
2013 57 24 0 1
2012 74 24 0 1
2011 95 24 0 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $103,375 - $159,200
Franchise Fee: $55,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Veteran Incentives: $7,500 off franchise fee
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $200,000
Liquid Cash Available: $100,000
14% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 1. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Accounts Receivable

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 1 weeks. At franchisee's location: 1 week. Via conference call and webinar : 4 weeks.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Field operations/evaluations
Marketing Support: Ad slicks, National media,

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #327 (2013), #258 (2012),
Fastest-Growing: #76 (2012),
America's Top Global: #194 (2012),

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