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Franchise: 1-800 Water Damage

Initial Investment
LOW:$79,000
HIGH:
Change in Units

Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Internet
Security
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
National Media

Training Onsite: varies (online)

Training at headquarters: 17 days

Additional Training: Training videos, webinars, seminars

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 1

About 1-800 Water Damage

1-800-Water Damage franchisees offer 24-hour emergency water damage restoration services including water extraction, sewage cleanup, drying, dehumidification, odor control, disinfecting, carpet cleaning, debris removal and mold remediation. The Seattle-based company was started in 1988, and began franchising in 2002, originally under the name Cure Water Damage.

Founded

1988

Franchising Since

2002 (15 Years)

Corporate Address

731 Fairfield Ct. Ann Arbor, MI 48108

CEO

Rusty Amarante

Parent Company

Belfor Franchise Group

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$79,000

Net-worth Requirement

$200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$79,000 - $79,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7-11%

Ad Royalty Fee

1-2%

Financing Options

Veteran Incentives


$5,000 off franchise fee

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Updated: June 22nd, 2017

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