2009 Home-Based Franchise Rankings

Displaying 1 - 50 of 96
Rank
Franchise
Startup Costs
2
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$3.15K - 50.9K
3
Servpro
Insurance/disaster restoration and cleaning
$138.55K - 187.19K
4
ServiceMaster Clean
Commercial/residential cleaning, disaster restoration
$49.59K - 180.58K
5
Snap-on Tools
Professional tools and equipment
$152.69K - 318.98K
6
Stratus Building Solutions
Commercial cleaning
$3.45K - 57.75K
7
Matco Tools
Mechanics' tools and equipment
$94.12K - 248.71K
8
Jazzercise Inc.
Dance-fitness classes, conventions, apparel and accessories
$3.52K - 75.75K
9
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
Commercial cleaning
$9.85K - 35.83K
10
Bonus Building Care
Commercial cleaning
$9.02K - 41.91K
11
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet, drapery and upholstery cleaning; tile and stone care
$40K - 139.5K
12
WSI Digital Marketing
Internet services
$64.34K - 171.64K
13
Budget Blinds Inc.
Window coverings, window film, rugs, accessories
$89.23K - 187.07K
14
Coffee News
Weekly newspaper distributed at restaurants
$10.25K - 11.25K
15
Home Helpers/Direct Link
Medical/nonmedical personal care
$64.5K - 104.9K
16
System4
Commercial cleaning
$6.15K - 37.75K
17
Anago Cleaning Systems
Commercial cleaning
$10.52K - 65.58K
18
Aussie Pet Mobile
Mobile pet grooming
$135K - 175K
19
Novus Glass
Auto glass repair and replacement
$44.27K - 227K
20
Cruise Planners-American Express Travel
Travel agency
$2.09K - 21.98K
21
CertaPro Painters Ltd.
Residential and commercial painting
$129K - 161.5K
22
Comfort Keepers
Home care
$77.55K - 109.95K
23
Rooter-Man
Plumbing, drain and sewer cleaning
$46.75K - 137.6K
24
Proforma
Printing and promotional products
$4.73K - 50.2K
25
ActionCoach
Business coaching
$68.56K - 476.85K
26
Mr. Handyman Int'l. LLC
Home maintenance and repairs
$102K - 129.6K
27
Bark Busters Home Dog Training
In-home dog training
$50.59K - 97.09K
28
PuroClean
Insurance restoration
$71.26K - 99.37K
29
Expense Reduction Analysts Inc.
Cost-management consulting
$66.09K - 88.25K
30
Heaven's Best Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet and upholstery cleaning
$44.9K - 65.9K
31
Lawn Doctor
Lawn, tree and shrub care; pest control
$81.55K - 100K
32
CruiseOne
Travel agency
$4.61K - 26.27K
33
CleanNet USA Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$9.76K - 97.94K
34
Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services
In-home tutoring
$32.59K - 56.54K
35
Aire Serv LLC
HVAC services
$85.09K - 216.39K
36
Mr. Rooter
Plumbing, drain and sewer cleaning
$80.12K - 188.8K
37
HouseMaster Property Inspections
Home inspections
$106.09K - 107.9K
38
AmeriSpec Home Inspection Services
Home inspections
$44.29K - 75.5K
39
Decorating Den Interiors
Interior decorating services and products
$54.02K - 79K
40
OpenWorks
Commercial cleaning, facility services
$17K - 119.94K
41
American Leak Detection
Concealed water, gas and sewer leak-detection
$76.75K - 259.54K
42
Kitchen Tune-Up
Residential and commercial kitchen and bath remodeling
$45.84K - 55.4K
43
GolfTEC
Indoor high-tech golf instruction
$130.17K - 471.82K
44
Furniture Medic
Furniture and wood restoration and repairs
$54.13K - 70.37K
45
Fast-teks On-site Computer Services
On-site computer-repair services
$36.45K - 62.25K
46
Stretch-N-Grow Int'l. Inc.
On-site children's fitness program
$29.6K
47
Homes & Land
Real-estate advertising magazine
$47.09K - 127K
49
Murphy Business & Financial Corp.
Business and franchise brokerage, commercial real estate
$54.45K - 113.59K
50
American Poolplayers Association
Recreational billiard league
$16.7K - 19.86K
51
MARS Int'l. Inc.
Auto appearance reconditioning services
*
$0.5K - 147K
52
Mr. Electric
Electrical services
$83.9K - 189K
= Sponsored
Request Info

Franchises, get reprints of your rankings »

Entrepreneur's Franchise 500® is not intended to endorse, advertise or recommend any particular franchise. It is solely a research tool you can use to compare franchise operations. Entrepreneur stresses that you should always conduct your own independent investigation before investing money in a franchise. Read the FDD and related materials carefully, get help from an attorney and a CPA in reviewing any legal or financial documents, and talk to as many existing and former franchisees as possible and visit their outlets. The best way to protect yourself is to do your homework.

Franchise Search

Looking to Start a Business?

Original Soupman has opportunities available today.

Request Information

Fund Your Franchise with Guidant

Guidant Financal Learn how to invest your IRA or 401k into a franchise penalty-free. ($50k min)

Featured Franchises For Sale

West Coast Franchise Expo - October 23-25, 2014

From the Entrepreneur Bookstore

Franchise Bible, 7th Edition
Franchise Bible, 7th Edition
By Erwin J. Keup and Peter Keup
More Info