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Mosquito Shield
Outdoor pest control

Mosquito Shield
Outdoor pest control

About
Founded

2001

Franchising Since

2013 (5 Years)

Corporate Address

500 E. Washington St.
North Attleboro, MA 02760

CEO

David Briggs

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$73,100 - $106,800

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6-9%

Financing Options

Mosquito Shield offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment, inventory

Mosquito Shield has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

On-The-Job Training:

1-2 days

Classroom Training:

4 days

Additional Training:

Online training

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

1

Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $73,100 High - $106,800
Units
+53.8%+21 UNITS (1 Year) +106.9%+31 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

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