Security Franchise and Business Opportunities

Buying a Franchise Helping People in your area

A service-based franchise presents an excellent chance to purchase a business for many would-be professionals. Franchises in the service industry have some advantages, like instant brand awareness, existing clientele, and built-in marketing. Here below are a few items to think about when researching and buying a business providing services in your area.

What Precisely is a Franchise in the Service Sector?

Not all service company chains are independently owned. The case could be that, even though a service business is globally recognized, it can be owned by a corporation and run by company employees. A franchise is awarded, and owners are franchisees who buy the rights to open and operate a location.

The franchisee pays a percentage to the head office, or franchisor, as the location operates under the brand. In exchange, corporate has branding guidelines and takes care of marketing, menu design, education, conferences, and troubleshooting for all its franchisees.

What Franchises in the Service Field Are Available?

Some can be very specific in their offerings like residential only, or just commercial while other service-based franchises operate in both areas. Before picking any franchise in the service sector, we can help you figure out what will succeed in your area and fill a market niche.

  • Plumbing
  • Roofing
  • Restoration Companies
  • Exterminators
  • Heating and Cooling Technicians
  • Home Maintenance
  • Cleaners
  • Movers
  • And More

We help you drill down the competition and compile a profile of the local market to help you in choosing the best service-based franchises. By researching the market, the analysis might reveal that the neighborhood will welcome it with open arms. Understanding issues like your region's average median household income, what other service-based franchises are operating in your region and their service models will help you determine what service-based 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. Buying a franchise in the service industry in your area has the benefits of a reputable brand, time-tested processes, and other technology solutions that make it a solid investment.

With 10 franchise systems, there are several great business opportunities that fit your investment range.
Sector Report
Sample research stats taken from our data in the Security sector
Initial Investment

What does it cost to get into the Security sector?

The average investment in the Security sector is $150,639. But, that doesn’t tell the whole story. There's a striking difference between the average and median.

Of all Security franchises, 5 have an investment lower than $130,100. The average initial investment is skewed because the most expensive franchise in this sector is $304,496.

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

Initial Investment
$304,496 Highest
$51,375 Lowest
Figure 1: Initial Investment required for a franchise in the Security sector
Financial Transparency
Provides Item 19 Data
Figure 2: 70% of franchises in this sector have Item 19 in their FDD.
Discloses Expense Data
Figure 3: Of franchises with an Item 19, 29% disclose expense data

How much can I make in the Security sector?

How much money you can make from a Security 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 Security sector, 70% disclose a financial performance representation. Of those, only 29% disclose some type of expense data on its franchisee operations.

Unlock our Security 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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