SealMaster
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Initial Investment

LOW: $579,800
HIGH: $924,500

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Company Profile

Founded

1969

Franchising Since

1991 (25 Years)

Corporate Address

P.O. Box 2277 Sandusky, OH 44871-2277

CEO

David Thorson

About SealMaster

Since 1969, SealMaster locations have been providing contractors with the supplies and equipment necessary to repair pavement. Franchises in the Sandusky, Ohio-based chain manufacture and sell pavement sealers on site. SealMaster also sells concrete products, sport surfacing, traffic paints, tanks, trailers, machines, pumps and other tools. SealMaster locations hold training seminars for contractors and others who are interested in learning more about pavement maintenance.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$579,800 - $924,500

Net-worth Requirement

$800,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$200,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5%

Financing Options

SealMaster has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
equipment

Veteran Incentives


$$10,000 off franchise fee

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 1 week

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 10

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Updated: October 15th, 2014

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