DKI
Property restoration

About
Founded

1974

Franchising Since

1994 (24 Years)

Corporate Address

25 Northwest Point Blvd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

CEO

Charles Ebersole

Parent Company

DKI Ventures

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$22,145 - $94,750

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$20,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

$625-$2.1K/mo.

Ad Royalty Fee

$870-$4K/yr.

Financing Options

DKI offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, accounts receivable, payroll

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Field Operations

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Classroom Training:

13 hours

Additional Training:

Ongoing national & regional conferences & meetings

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

10 - 100

Bio
In 1974, a small group of restoration contractors joined together to form Disaster Kleenup International (DKI) as a collaborative business and personal network. Twenty years later the company became a franchise. Services provided by franchisees include emergency response, water damage mitigation, fire and contents cleaning, mold remediation and reconstruction.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $22,145 High - $94,750
Units
+8.7%+30 UNITS (1 Year) +8.4%+29 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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