Service Team of Professionals (STOP)
Water/fire restoration, mold remediation
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Service Team of Professionals (STOP)
Water/fire restoration, mold remediation

About
Founded

1971

Franchising Since

1996 (23 Years)

Corporate Address

101 N. Kirkwood Ave., #211
Bloomington, IN 47404

CEO

Brian Clark

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$78,600 - $138,500

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$48,000 - $48,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

9-7%

Ad Royalty Fee

$595/mo.

Financing Options

Service Team of Professionals (STOP) has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

On-The-Job Training:

Varies

Classroom Training:

48 hours

Additional Training:

Training conventions

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Bio
Service Team of Professionals (STOP) was founded in 1971 by Mack Clark, a former employee with General Dynamics, Honeywell and BF Goodrich. STOP franchisees specialize in fire, smoke and water damage cleanup and restoration, deodorizing, and carpet and furniture repair.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $78,600 High - $138,500
Units
-11.8%-4 UNITS (1 Year) -21.1%-8 UNITS (3 Years)

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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