Yellow Van Handyman

Handyman services
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Initial investment
$9K - $14K
Units as of 2018
13 Decrease 35% over 3 years

Company Overview

Yellow Van Handyman is part of HomeTask, which also franchises Freggies, Lawn Army and Pet Butler. HomeTask founder Jerrod Sessler used his construction experience to start the handyman franchise in 2002, and in 2004 it became the first HomeTask brand to be franchised.

About Yellow Van Handyman

Industry Maintenance
Related Categories Home Repairs/Handyman Services, Miscellaneous Home-Improvement Businesses, Miscellaneous Maintenance Businesses
Founded 2002
Leadership Jerrod Sessler, CEO
Corporate Address 611 S.W. 152nd St.
Seattle, WA 98166

Business Overview

Franchising Since 2004 (20 years)
# of employees at HQ 7
Where seeking

This company is offering new franchises worldwide.

This company is offering new franchises in the following US states:

# of Units 13 (as of 2018)

Information for Franchisees

Here's what you need to know if you're interested in opening a Yellow Van Handyman franchise.

Financial Requirements & Ongoing Fees

Here's what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

Initial Franchise Fee Information Circle
$7,999
Initial Investment Information Circle
$8,999 - $13,999
Net Worth Requirement Information Circle
$5,999 - $13,999
Cash Requirement Information Circle
$5,999 - $13,999
Veteran Incentives Information Circle
$3,000 off franchise fee
Royalty Fee Information Circle
Varies
Ad Royalty Fee Information Circle
2%
Term of Agreement Information Circle
10 years
Is franchise term renewable? Yes
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Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

Third Party Financing Yellow Van Handyman has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Training & Support Offered

Franchisors offer initial training programs and a variety of ongoing support options to help franchisees run their businesses.

On-The-Job Training 40 hours
Classroom Training 14.5 hours
Ongoing Support
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Field Operations
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Social Media
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed? No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit? Information Circle
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time? Information Circle
No
# of employees required to run 1-1
Are exclusive territories available? Information Circle
No
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Updated: December 12th, 2022