Michael & Son Services

At a Glance

Products & Services: Plumbing, electrical, HVAC & duct-cleaning services

Number of Locations: 6

Total Investment: $77.1K - $468.8K

Founded: 1976

Began Franchising: 2010

Franchise Units

Year U.S. Canadian International Company Owned
2013 1 0 0 5
2012 1 0 0 5
2011 1 0 0 5
2010 0 0 0 3
Where Seeking Franchisees: Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Michigan, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Vermont, West Virginia, Wyoming.

Startup Costs, Ongoing Fees and Financing

Total Investment: $77,125 - $468,750
Franchise Fee: $20,000 - $100,000
Ongoing Royalty Fee: 10%
Term of Franchise Agreement: 10 years, renewable
Financial Requirements
Net Worth: $200,000
Liquid Cash Available: $80,000
Operations
Franchise can be run from home. Number of employees needed to run franchised unit: 3 - 4. Absentee ownership of franchise is allowed. (100% of current franchisees are owner/operators).

How This Franchise Supports Franchisees

Training: Available at headquarters: 3-4 weeks. At franchisee's location: 2 weeks.
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, National media, Regional advertising,