Pest Control Franchise Opportunities

Open a Franchise in the Service Industry in your area

Do you have a go-getter attitude and have dreamed of venturing into the service industry in your area? A franchise providing services may be the ideal match where the service industry crosses over with owning your own business, presenting a perfect opportunity to start a company for many potential entrepreneurs. As you think about going in on a new franchise in the service industry in your area, there are a few things to think about.

What Precisely is a Service-Based Franchise?

Are you aware that not all chains are franchises? It's true that many popular service brands are franchised, but there are a handful that are corporate-owned and operated, so the company owns the location. When a franchisee owns a globally-branded service provider, it means they employ the staff, run the operations, and are responsible for the business aspects. Buying and running a service industry franchise location means that you are also liable for the success of that franchise.

The agreement that comes with buying a service brand is that franchisees pay royalties to the home office and get solid branding and a service model. Corporate then handles marketing, menu items, further instruction, conferences, and damage control for all its franchisees.

What Franchises in the Service Sector Are Available?

Some are service specific like residential only, or just commercial while other service franchises are full-service. Prior to pursuing a specific brand in the service sector, we can help you determine what might be more successful in your area and fill a market niche.

  • Plumbing
  • Gutter Cleaning & Repair
  • Renovation Companies
  • Exterminators
  • Heating and Cooling Technicians
  • Painters
  • Window-Washers
  • Movers
  • And More

We help you drill down the competition and create a profile of the local market to help you in choosing the best service franchises. Market analysis might reveal that the locals will welcome it with open arms. Understanding issues like your region's average median household income, what other service franchises are operating in your region and their service models will help you determine what service franchises to open.

We Help You Pick What Kind of Franchises in the service industry to Open in your area

Are you wondering how you get started with your own franchises in the service industry in your area?

As your interest in owning a franchise in the service industry increases, contact our experts. Starting a franchise in the service industry in your area has the benefits of an established brand, proven processes, and other technology solutions that make it a solid investment.

With 25 franchise systems, there are several great business opportunities that fit your investment range.
Sector Report
Sample research stats taken from our data in the Pest Control sector
Initial Investment

What does it cost to get into the Pest Control sector?

The average investment in the Pest Control sector is $98,285. But, that doesn’t tell the whole story. There's a striking difference between the average and median.

Of all Pest Control franchises, 11 have an investment lower than $102,833. The average initial investment is skewed because the most expensive franchise in this sector is $158,088.

When looking at franchise opportunities make sure you examine brands within your investment range. Search below for Pest Control investments that fit your financial criteria. If you're not sure what you can afford, fill out our Franchise Affordability Calculator.

Initial Investment
$158,088 Highest
$38,750 Lowest
Figure 1: Initial Investment required for a franchise in the Pest Control sector
Financial Transparency
Provides Item 19 Data
Figure 2: 48% of franchises in this sector have Item 19 in their FDD.
Discloses Expense Data
Figure 3: Of franchises with an Item 19, 42% disclose expense data

How much can I make in the Pest Control sector?

How much money you can make from a Pest Control franchise depends on several factors, including location and demand for your services.

One way to predict your profit potential is to evaluate the financial performance representations provided by a franchisor in Item 19 of their Franchise Disclosure Document. Franchisors are not required to disclose this information, some are more transparent than others.

In the Pest Control sector, 48% disclose a financial performance representation. Of those, only 42% disclose some type of expense data on its franchisee operations.

Unlock our Pest Control Sector Report to learn which franchises are profitable.

These statistics are a sample drawn from just two of seven grade sections we research and analyze. For a full sector report, contact us.
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