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Initial Investment

LOW: $11,025
HIGH: $191,550

Change in Units

Company Profile

Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1999 (18 Years)

Corporate Address

8472 Cotter St. Lewis Center, OH 43035

CEO

John Hassey

About Sears Home & Business Franchises Inc.

Sears offers three franchise models that franchisees can choose between or operate together. The first model offers carpet and upholstery cleaning services as well as tile and grout cleaning and water extraction; the second model centers around air duct and dryer vent cleaning, along with sales of air purification products; and the third model offers garage solutions.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$11,025 - $191,550

Net-worth Requirement

$75,000 - $500,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000 - $350,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$3,375 - $94,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8-10%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Sears Home & Business Franchises Inc. offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Sears Home & Business Franchises Inc. has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
equipment

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Units (Locations)

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

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: As needed

Training at headquarters: 1 week

Additional Training: At regional location

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

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 3 - 10

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Updated: July 10th, 2013

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