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Sears Home & Business Franchises Inc.
Carpet, upholstery, air-duct & dryer-vent cleaning; garage solutions

About
Founded

1992

Franchising Since

1999 (19 Years)

Corporate Address

8472 Cotter St.
Lewis Center, OH 43035

CEO

John Hassey

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

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

On-The-Job Training:

As needed

Classroom Training:

1 week

Additional Training:

At regional location

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

3 - 10

Bio
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.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $11,025 High - $191,550
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Disclaimer

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Updated: July 10th, 2013