Waste Management Franchise Opportunities

Buy a Franchise in the Service Industry in your area

A franchise in the service industry presents an excellent chance to purchase a business for any would-be manager. Service industry franchises have some advantages, such as immediate brand awareness, existing customer-base, and marketing done for you. Listed below are a few items to think about when researching and buying a franchise in the service industry in your area.

What Does a Service Industry Franchise Owner Do?

Not all service sector businesses are franchises. For instance, even when a business in the service industry field is globally recognized, it can be owned by a corporation and run by company employees. A franchise is bought, and owners are independent and buy the rights to open their own business.

The franchisee pays a percentage to the corporate office, or franchisor, as the location operates under the brand. In exchange, corporate has branding characteristics and carries out the marketing, menus, training, conferences, and problem-solving for all its independently owned locations.

What Franchises in the Service Industry Are Available?

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

  • Plumbing
  • Roofing
  • Restoration Companies
  • Exterminators
  • HVAC Technicians
  • Painters
  • Cleaners
  • Movers
  • And More

Franchise Grade helps assist you in drilling down the competition and compiling a profile of the local market to help you in choosing the best service franchises. By analyzing the market, the research might reveal that the community will be in full support. Knowing things like the makeup of the neighborhood, what other service franchises are operating in your area and their service models will help you decide what service franchises to choose.

We Help You Decide on What Type of Service-Related Franchises to Open in your area

Have you thought about how to get started with owning service-related franchises in your area?

As your fascination with owning a service-related franchise grows, get in touch with our experts. Buying a service-related franchise in your area has the advantages of an established brand, proven processes, and other advanced solutions that make it a safer investment.

With 14 franchise systems, there are several great business opportunities that fit your investment range.
Sector Report
Sample research stats taken from our data in the Waste Management sector
Initial Investment

What does it cost to get into the Waste Management sector?

The average investment in the Waste Management sector is $175,092. But, that doesn’t tell the whole story. There's a striking difference between the average and median.

Of all Waste Management franchises, 7 have an investment lower than $136,577. The average initial investment is skewed because the most expensive franchise in this sector is $359,075.

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

Initial Investment
$359,075 Highest
$100,650 Lowest
Figure 1: Initial Investment required for a franchise in the Waste Management sector
Financial Transparency
Provides Item 19 Data
Figure 2: 64% of franchises in this sector have Item 19 in their FDD.
Discloses Expense Data
Figure 3: Of franchises with an Item 19, 78% disclose expense data

How much can I make in the Waste Management sector?

How much money you can make from a Waste Management 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 Waste Management sector, 64% disclose a financial performance representation. Of those, only 78% disclose some type of expense data on its franchisee operations.

Unlock our Waste Management Sector Report to learn which franchises are profitable.

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