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- 2021 Franchise 500 Rank
N/R Not ranked last year
- Initial investment
$108K - $149K
- Units as of 2021
17 46.9% over 3 years
About Renew Crew
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Become Your Local Renewal Expert With Renew Crew!
Own our one-of-a-kind outdoor living space brand
Renew Crew provides power-washing services for outdoor hardscapes such as wood, stone, concrete and windows, in both residential and commercial settings. This much needed service ensures the beauty of thousands of American homes and businesses, using proprietary and eco-friendly products that are safe for children, pets and landscaping. Originally founded in 1993, Renew Crew was acquired in 2020 by Premium Service Brands, a leading provider of multiple home-services brands throughout the country.
Why Renew Crew
Renew Crew’s power-washing and outdoor-cleaning services are part of a $500+ billion and growing home-services market. Renew Crew fulfills an increased demand by homeowners to make the most out of existing spaces in their homes so that they can enjoy clean, safe and comfortable outdoor living spaces.
More reasons to start a Renew Crew Franchise:
Home-Based, Low Investment: With no office space needed and little inventory, this home-based business offers a lower cost of entry at under $150K.
Proprietary, Eco-Friendly Products: We’ve developed a proprietary cleaning solution that soaks deep into outdoor surfaces and clears away dirt, grime and mildew while being 100% eco-friendly and pet safe.
Technology: High-tech business-management software helps you manage every aspect of your business, from any device.
Flexible Labor Pool: You can choose to hire contractors or W2 employees.
No Experience Needed You don’t need specific experience to succeed at this business. People who excel with a Renew Crew franchise come from a variety of backgrounds, including sales, marketing, IT, operations, customer service and project management.
Full-Service Contact Center: Our in-house contact center provides excellent customer service via phone calls, emails and web-chat inquiries from your website. Our team schedules appointments based on your availability, integrating booked appointments directly into your scheduling system.
Owner-Experience Training: Created by an expert in executive education, our four-week comprehensive owner-experience training applies cutting edge technology to train new owners for business success. We also offer the latest training for your technicians, available online to you and your staff.
Renew Crew and Premium Service Brands
Renew Crew is a part of Premium Service Brands, a leading home-services franchisor, and is backed by over 20 years of home-services experience. As part of our large network of brands, you will have access to a mature and robust support structure. This includes a large support staff with both subject matter and industry expertise, a centralized technology platform to manage your business, extensive local and digital-marketing support, an in-house call center with CRM integration, one-on-one business coaching, and a large network of collaborative, home-services franchisees. Plus, once you have launched and built your Renew Crew franchise, you will have the opportunity to add more home-services brands serving the same customers and benefit from the same support infrastructure.
Inquire about a Renew Crew franchise today!
- Franchising Since
- 2001 (20 years)
- # of employees at HQ
- Where seeking
This company is seeking new franchisees throughout the US.
This company is seeking new franchisees worldwide.
- # of Units
- 17 (as of 2021)
Information for Franchisees
Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Renew Crew 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
Definition: The initial fee paid to a franchisor to join their system
What you need to know: Found in Item 5 of the FDD, this may be a flat fee, or may vary based on territory size, experience, or other factors.The franchise fee is an up-front (one-time) cost that a new franchisee pays to the franchisor. This fee is usually due at the signing of the franchise agreement and covers the right to use the franchisor's trademarks, name, and related business systems.
- Initial Investment
- $108,200 - $148,600
Definition: The total amount necessary to begin operation of the franchise
What you need to know: The initial investment includes the franchise fee, along with other startup expenses such as real estate, equipment, supplies, business licenses, and working capital. This is outlined in a chart in Item 7 of the FDD, showing a range of possible costs from low to high.
- Net Worth Requirement
Definition: The minimum net worth you must have in order to qualify to become a franchisee of this company
What you need to know: Net worth is the value of a person's assets minus liabilities. Assets include cash, stocks, retirement accounts, and real estate. Liabilities include items like mortgages, car payments, and credit card debt.
- Cash Requirement
Definition: The minimum liquid capital you must have available in order to qualify to become a franchisee of this company.
- Veteran Incentives
- 10% off franchise fee
Definition: A discount or other incentive offered to military veterans who buy a franchise with this company.
- Royalty Fee
Definition: A ongoing fee paid to the franchisor on a regular basis.
What you need to know: Most franchisors require franchisees to pay an ongoing royalty fee, which is detailed in Item 6 of the FDD. This fee is typically a percentage of weekly or monthly gross sales, but may also be a flat weekly, monthly, or annual fee.
- Ad Royalty Fee
Definition: An going fee paid to the franchisor on a regular basis to support advertising or marketing efforts.
What you need to know: This may also be called advertising fee, marketing fee, brand fund fee, and more, but the basic purpose is the same-- to support promotion of the brand systemwide. As with the royalty fee, it is detailed in Item 6 of the FDD, and can be a percentage of weekly or monthly gross sales or a weekly, monthly, or annual fee.
- Term of Agreement
- 10 years
Definition: The length of time your franchise agreement will last.
What you need to know: Franchise terms are typically anywhere from 5 to 20 years in length, but are sometimes instead dependent on factors such as the term of your lease. Once your term is up, you may have the option to renew your agreement, typically for a smaller fee than the original franchise fee.
- Is franchise term renewable?
Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.
- Third Party Financing
- Renew Crew 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
- 4 hours
- Classroom Training
- 76 hours
- Additional Training
- Ongoing training as needed
- Ongoing Support
NewsletterMeetings & ConventionsToll-Free LineGrand OpeningOnline SupportSecurity & Safety ProceduresField OperationsProprietary SoftwareFranchisee Intranet Platform
- Marketing Support
Co-op AdvertisingAd TemplatesNational MediaRegional AdvertisingSocial MediaSEOWebsite DevelopmentEmail MarketingLoyalty Program/App
Additional details about running this franchise.
- Is absentee ownership allowed?
Definition: Absentee ownership means that the franchisee does not actively work in the franchise business or manage day-to-day operations.
- Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Definition: The business can be run from your home and/or a vehicle, and it is not necessary to have a retail facility, office space, or warehouse.
- Can this franchise be run part time?
Definition: This business can be run by the owner on a part-time basis (less than 40 hours per week) and/or as a side business; it is not necessary for the business to be open/run full-time.
- # of employees required to run
- Are exclusive territories available?
Definition: An exclusive territory is a fixed area in which you are given the right to operate and in which no other units of the same franchise may be opened.
What you need to know: Territory size may be based on factors such as radius, population size, zip codes, and more. Details can be found in Item 12 of the FDD.
Franchise 500 Ranking History
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