Mosquito Squad

Mosquito Squad

Outdoor pest control
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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Ranked #489 last year
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Initial investment
$64K - $90K
Units as of 2020
235 6.8% over 3 years

Company Overview

About Mosquito Squad

Industry
Maintenance
Related Categories
Pest Control
Founded
2004
Parent Company
Authority Brands LLC
Leadership
Robert Weddle, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2005 (16 years)
# of employees at HQ
742
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.

This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.

# of Units
235 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
7120 Samuel Morse Dr., #300
Columbia, MD 21046

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Mosquito Squad 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
$35,000
Initial Investment
$63,962 - $90,022
Net Worth Requirement
$100,000
Cash Requirement
$50,000
Veteran Incentives
30% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
10-8%
Ad Royalty Fee
$150-$450/mo.
Term of Agreement
10 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

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

In-House Financing
Mosquito Squad offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee
Third Party Financing
Mosquito Squad has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

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
8 hours
Classroom Training
32 hours
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
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?
No
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

Compare where Mosquito Squad landed on this year’s Franchise 500 Ranking versus previous years.

Additional Rankings

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Ranked #135

Top Franchises for Veterans

Ranked #99

Top Franchises for Less Than $100,000

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Updated: February 8th, 2021