Dallen W. Peterson founded Merry Maids in 1979 in Omaha, Nebraska. The company cleans more than 300,000 homes, apartments and condominiums each month in North America. It has franchises in Denmark, Hong Kong, Japan and the United Kingdom. In 1988 Merry Maids joined the ServiceMaster Quality Service Network, which includes franchise companies AmeriSpec, Terminix and Furniture Medic. Merry Maids is based in Memphis, Tennessee.
$56,450 - $180,350
$40,000 - $42,550
Liquid Cash Requirement
Initial Franchise Fee
$36,500 - $50,500
Ongoing Royalty Fee
Ad Royalty Fee
Merry Maids offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory
15% off franchise fee
Franchise 500® Rank History
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Highest Rank: 38
Lowest Rank: 66
Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Operations & Franchisor Support
Training at headquarters: 10 days
Additional Training: Additional training in Memphis, Tennessee and regional locations
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