BearCom Building Services Inc.

At a Glance

Products & Services: Commercial cleaning

Number of Locations: 58

Total Investment: $12.8K - $39.3K

Founded: 1979

Began Franchising: 1990

About BearCom Building Services Inc.

Dennis and Jill Jenkins, parents of nine children, started their first cleaning business in Billings, Montana, in 1971. Eight years later, after expanding their business through Montana, Missouri, Utah and Kansas, the Jenkins officially founded Laser Chem Commercial Cleaning. In 2004, the company changed its name to BearCom Building Services.

Today the company, now lead by son Michael, offers janitorial services to commercial customers across the United States.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2010 58 0 0 0

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $12,787 - $39,287
Franchise Fee: $9,995 - $14,995
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 8%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 5 years, renewable
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Equipment
Inventory
Accounts Receivable
Payroll

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 24 hours.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Toll-free phone line, Internet, Field operations/evaluations
Other marketing support: Marketing training