#107

Initial Investment

LOW: $130,000
HIGH: $162,500

Change in Units

+4.8% +23 UNITS (1 Year)
+6.9% +33 UNITS (3 Years)

Promoted Opportunities

Company Profile

Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1992 (24 Years)

Corporate Address

150 Green Tree Rd., #1003 Oaks, PA 19456

CEO

Charlie Chase

Ticker Symbol

About CertaPro Painters Ltd.

CertaPro Painters franchisees provide interior and exterior painting services for homes and businesses. The Oaks, Pennsylvania, company has locations throughout the United States and Canada.

CertaPro Painters is part of First Service Brands, which includes California Closet Company and Paul Davis Restoration.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$130,000 - $162,500

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$52,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

CertaPro Painters Ltd. offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee, preferred in-house financing

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 86

Lowest Rank: 299

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 1 week

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Additional Training: Additional training available

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Internet
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

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Updated: January 15th, 2016

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