Stratus Building Solutions

At a Glance

Products & Services: Commercial cleaning

Number of Locations: 5,148

Total Investment: $3.5K - $57.8K

Founded: 2004

Began Franchising: 2005

About Stratus Building Solutions

Utilizing their combined experience of over 20 years as executives in the commercial cleaning industry, Dennis Jarrett and Pete Frese founded Stratus Building Solutions in 2004. Franchisees offer cleaning services--including the company's environmentally-friendly Stratus GreenClean program--for office buildings, retail properties, medical facilities, schools and more.

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2011 5,131 10 6 1
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Midwest, Northeast, South, Southeast, Southwest, West.
Franchisor is seeking new units in Africa, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Central America, Eastern Europe, Middle East, Mexico, South America, Western Europe.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $3,450 - $57,750
Franchise Fee: $3,000 - $47,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 5%
Term of Franchise Agreement: Term of agreement not renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $10,000
Liquid Cash Available: $5,000
Franchise can be run from home. Absentee ownership of franchise is NOT allowed..
Financing Type In-House Third Party
Franchise Fee
Startup Costs
Accounts Receivable

Franchise Ranking History

Franchise 500®: #12 (2012), #20 (2011),
Fastest-Growing: #1 (2012), #1 (2011),
Low-Cost: #2 (2012), #5 (2011),
Top Home-Based: #2 (2012), #6 (2011),
America's Top Global: #11 (2012), #18 (2011),