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2021 Franchise 500 Rank
#75 Ranked #41 last year
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Initial investment
$4K - $80K
Units as of 2020
2,030 53.2% over 3 years

Company Overview

Franchising since 2006, Stratus Building Solutions has unit franchises and regional master offices nationwide. Franchisees provide "Stratus Green Clean" services, using proprietary chemicals and equipment, to office buildings, shopping centers, restaurants, retail businesses, dealerships, medical offices, religious centers and more.

About Stratus Building Solutions

Industry
Maintenance
Founded
2004
Leadership
Afshin Cangarlu, CEO

Franchising Overview

Franchising Since
2006 (15 years)
# of employees at HQ
13
Where seeking

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following US states: Arizona, California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Nebraska, New Jersey, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin

This company is seeking new franchisees in the following international regions: Canada

# of Units
2,030 (as of 2020)

Franchisor Information

Corporate Address
10530 Victory Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91606

Information for Franchisees

Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in opening a Stratus Building Solutions 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
$3,600 - $69,000
Initial Investment
$4,450 - $79,750
Net Worth Requirement
$5,000 - $40,000
Cash Requirement
$2,000 - $20,000
Veteran Incentives
10% off franchise fee
Royalty Fee
5%
Ad Royalty Fee
to 1%
Term of Agreement
12 years
Is franchise term renewable?
Yes

Financing Options

Some franchisors offer in-house financing, while others have relationships with third-party financing sources to which they refer qualified franchisees.

In-House Financing
Stratus Building Solutions offers in-house financing to cover the following: 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
7.5 hours
Classroom Training
8 hours
Additional Training
Classroom & on-the-job training
Ongoing Support
Newsletter
Meetings & Conventions
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Online Support
Security & Safety Procedures
Field Operations
Proprietary Software
Marketing Support
Ad Templates
National Media
Regional Advertising
Social Media
SEO
Website Development
Email Marketing

Operations

Additional details about running this franchise.

Is absentee ownership allowed?
No
Can this franchise be run from home/mobile unit?
Yes
Can this franchise be run part time?
Yes
Are exclusive territories available?
No

Franchise 500 Ranking History

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Additional Rankings

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Ranked #75

Franchise 500 Ranking

Ranked #7

Fastest-Growing Franchises

Ranked #158

Top Global Franchises

Ranked #140

Top Franchises for Veterans

Ranked #3

Fastest-Growing Franchises (U.S. & Canada)

Ranked #7

Top Franchises for Less Than $50,000

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Updated: February 8th, 2021