Oreck Clean Home Center

At a Glance

Products & Services: Vacuum cleaners, air purifiers & related home care products

Number of Locations: 425

Total Investment: $84.6K - $221K

Founded: 1963

Began Franchising: 2006

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2010 327 0 0 98
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming.
Direct Capital

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $84,600 - $221,000
Franchise Fee: $30,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: $500/mo.
Term of Franchise Agreement: 5 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $400,000
Liquid Cash Available: $175,000
80% of all franchisees own more than one unit. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (20% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 15 days. Service technician training : 3 days.
Ongoing Support: Newsletter, Meetings, Toll-free phone line, Grand opening, Internet, Security/safety procedures, Field operations/evaluations, Purchasing cooperatives, Lease Negotiation
Marketing Support: Co-op advertising, Ad slicks, National media, Regional advertising,
Other marketing support: TV, radio, PR

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #119 (2011), #260 (2010),
Top New: #2 (2011), #5 (2010),