Spring-Green Lawn Care

Spring-Green Lawn Care

Lawn and tree care
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Units as of 2020
152 (17 added in 3 years)
11.2%
2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#296 Ranked #176 last year
Initial investment
$90K - $106K

Company Overview

Spring-Green Lawn Care franchisees have been providing both traditional and organic lawn care and tree care services, including fertilization and weed and disease control, to residential and commercial customers since 1977.

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About Spring-Green Lawn Care

Industry
Maintenance
Related Categories
Lawn & Tree Care
Founded
1977
Parent Company
Spring-Green Enterprises Inc.
Leadership
Ted Hofer, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
1977 (44 years)
# of employees at HQ
38
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, West Virginia

# of Units
152 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
11909 Spaulding School Dr.
Plainfield, IL 60585

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Spring-Green Lawn Care 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
$25,000 - $40,000
Initial Investment
$89,982 - $106,262
Net Worth Requirement
$160,000
Cash Requirement
$60,000
Veteran Incentives
Up to $5,000 toward startup costs
Royalty Fee
10-8%
Ad Royalty Fee
2%
Term of Agreement
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.

In-House Financing
Spring-Green Lawn Care offers in-house financing to cover the following: equipment
Third Party Financing
Spring-Green Lawn Care has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: franchise fee, 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
14 hours
Classroom Training
40 hours
Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Franchisee Intranet Platform
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
Regional Advertising
Marketing Planning & Support
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?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
No
Are exclusive territories available?
Yes

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Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #296

Franchise 500 Ranking

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Updated: February 8th, 2021
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