Benjamin Franklin Plumbing

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing

Fund Your Franchise with Guidant

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

Promoted Opportunities

#87

Initial Investment

LOW: $83,555
HIGH: $419,050

Change in Units

+5.3% +14 UNITS (1 Year)
+4.9% +13 UNITS (3 Years)

Company Profile

Founded

2000

Franchising Since

2001 (16 Years)

Corporate Address

50 Central Ave., #920 Sarasota, FL 34236

CEO

Mark Baker

Parent Company

Direct Energy

About Benjamin Franklin Plumbing

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing is part of the Direct Energy family of brands, which also franchises One Hour Heating & Air Conditioning and Mister Sparky. Franchisees offer plumbing services, including installation, repairs, replacements and 24-hour emergency services. The company also offers plumbing protection plans through the Home Comfort Collection.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$83,555 - $419,050

Liquid Cash Requirement

$150,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$43,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

3%

Financing Options

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Benjamin Franklin Plumbing has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: up to 10 days

Training at headquarters: 4 days

Additional Training: At regional & national training sites

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 4 - 12

Related Franchises

Related Articles

Add More Sparkle To Your Portfolio With Tanishq

Add More Sparkle To Your Portfolio With Tanishq

A blend of tradition with a contemporary look made Tanishq India's first and largest jewellery retail store chain.
Punita Sabharwal
Subway's Journey to Becoming a Successful Franchise In India

Subway's Journey to Becoming a Successful Franchise In India

Subway began franchising in 1974 and today it is the world's largest sandwich restaurant chain.
Punita Sabharwal
Building A Complete Retail Experience With Raymond

Building A Complete Retail Experience With Raymond

Raymond is amongst the very few iconic Indian brands with 100 per cent customer awareness and over 50 per cent brand preference.
Punita Sabharwal
How Amul is Spreading its Flavours in India

How Amul is Spreading its Flavours in India

Presently, out of the 8,500 parlours run by Amul, hardly 30 40 are company-owned and rest all are franchised.
Punita Sabharwal
How Dr Arvind Lal Diagnosed the Right Mode of Expansion

How Dr Arvind Lal Diagnosed the Right Mode of Expansion

Today the lab tests more than 50,000 patients a day. It operates 175 labs and 1,600 collection centers.
Punita Sabharwal

Disclaimer

The 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.

Updated: December 14th, 2016

Reprints & Licensing
Update Your Listing
Submit New Listing

Regions/States List

More Franchise Rankings

Top Low-Cost Franchises

100 franchises for under $60,000

Top Homebased/Mobile Franchises

These 100 businesses can be managed from home

Fastest-Growing Franchises

These companies have shown rapid unit expansion over the last two years

Top New Franchises

The top 75 companies that began franchising in the last five years

Top Global Franchises

200 North American franchisors seeking international franchisees

For reprints and licensing questions, click here.

Previous Years Rankings

2016 2015 2014 2013 2012