2010 Low-Cost Franchise Rankings

Displaying 1 - 50 of 91
Rank
Franchise
Startup Costs
1
H&R Block
Tax preparation, electronic filing
$32K - 149K
3
Jan-Pro Franchising Int'l. Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$3K - 51K
4
Kumon Math & Reading Centers
Supplemental education
$72K - 149K
5
Stratus Building Solutions
Commercial cleaning
$3K - 58K
6
Jazzercise Inc.
Dance-fitness classes, conventions, apparel and accessories
$4K - 76K
7
Instant Tax Service
Retail tax preparation & electronic filing
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$39K - 89K
8
Vanguard Cleaning Systems
Commercial cleaning
$10K - 36K
9
ServiceMaster Clean
Commercial/residential cleaning, disaster restoration
$50K - 181K
10
Bonus Building Care
Commercial cleaning
$9K - 42K
11
Merry Maids
Residential cleaning
$60K - 88K
12
Anago Cleaning Systems
Commercial cleaning
$11K - 66K
13
Coffee News
Weekly newspaper distributed at restaurants
$10K - 11K
14
System4
Commercial cleaning
$6K - 38K
15
Chem-Dry Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet, drapery and upholstery cleaning; tile and stone care
$40K - 140K
16
Cruise Planners
Travel agency
$2K - 22K
17
Home Helpers/Direct Link
Medical/nonmedical personal care
$65K - 105K
18
Comfort Keepers
Home care
$83K - 114K
19
Proforma
Printing and promotional products
$5K - 50K
20
United Country Real Estate
Real-estate, auction and marketing services
$16K - 39K
21
CleanNet USA Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$10K - 98K
22
RE/MAX LLC
Real estate
$38K - 259K
23
Rooter-Man
Plumbing, drain and sewer cleaning
$47K - 138K
24
Novus Glass
Auto glass repair and replacement
$47K - 229K
25
CruiseOne
Travel agency
$5K - 26K
26
Heaven's Best Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning
Carpet and upholstery cleaning
$45K - 66K
27
Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services
In-home tutoring
$33K - 57K
28
Visiting Angels
Nonmedical home care
$61K - 99K
30
OpenWorks
Commercial cleaning, facility services
$17K - 120K
31
HouseMaster
Home inspections
$61K - 108K
32
ERA Franchise Systems LLC
Real estate
$48K - 210K
33
Cruise Holidays
Cruise travel agency
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$10K - 160K
34
American Poolplayers Association
Recreational billiard league
$17K - 20K
35
Goin' Postal
Retail shipping and business services
$47K - 112K
36
Buildingstars Int'l. Inc.
Commercial cleaning
$2K - 52K
37
Stretch-N-Grow Int'l. Inc.
On-site children's fitness program
$30K
38
Colors On Parade
Mobile auto paint and dent repair
$40K - 525K
39
One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning
Residential HVAC services/replacement
$79K - 358K
40
Aire Serv LLC
HVAC services
$85K - 216K
41
Re-Bath LLC
Bathroom remodeling
$81K - 353K
42
Sculpture Hospitality
Liquor inventory-control services
$43K - 57K
43
Right at Home Inc.
Home care, medical staffing
$77K - 127K
44
Fast-teks On-site Computer Services
On-site computer-repair services
$36K - 62K
45
Maid Brigade
Residential cleaning
$85K - 124K
46
Ident-A-Kid Franchise Corp.
Children's safety products and services
$34K - 44K
47
SuperGlass Windshield Repair
Windshield repair
$10K - 31K
49
My Gym Children's Fitness Center
Early-learning/fitness programs
$34K - 247K
50
Mr. Appliance LLC
Household appliance services and repairs
$55K - 114K
51
DKI
Insurance/disaster restoration
$47K - 165K
52
i9 Sports
Youth sports leagues, camps and clinics
$45K - 70K
53
Mint Condition Franchising Inc.
Commercial cleaning, building maintenance
$5K - 45K
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