Fish Window Cleaning

Description

Fish Window Cleaning is a unique business opportunity offering a tested and proven franchising program backed by over 31 years of experience. At Fish Window Cleaning, we are a customer service business that specializes in commercial (up to 3 stories) and residential window cleaning.

Some distinctive characteristics include:

  • Large Protected Territories to Ensure Growth
  • A Simple, Straight Forward, and Uncomplicated Business Model
  • High Frequency Repeat Business
  • Low Start-up Cost
  • High Profit Margin
  • Monday - Friday / No nights, no weekends, or holidays
  • Daytime Hours

FISH Window Cleaning is committed to franchisee success and we stand behind our business model by offering guaranteed training, marketing and ongoing support. We even jump-start the franchisees' business with our Grand Opening option by traveling to their territory, and with the franchisee, securing commercial accounts, assisting in business organization and conducting hiring interviews so the franchisee will be conducting business in their first weeks of operation.

FISH Window Cleaning is an award-winning franchise system as evidenced by its 2006 rankings:

  • Entrepreneur Magazine:
  • Best in Class – Top 109 franchises to own
  •  First in Category
  • Among the Top 100 Fastest Growing
  • Bond's Top 100 Franchises

Background

Year Established: 1978
Year First Franchised: 1998
Franchised Units: 100+
Actual number of units: 160
Company Owned Units: 1
Projected New Units (12 months): 35

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No

Notes:

Franchised Units: 160 Owners with 225 Units
Registered: All 50 States (Units in 40 States)

 

Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $34,900
Minimum Investment: $60,000
Minimum Net Worth: $100,000
Franchise Fee: $21,900

Discounts:

  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 8%
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: Yes

Notes:

Four Market-Size Packages Offered:
Micro Market* – 50,000+ people
Small Market – 100,000+ people
Standard Market – 200,000+ people
Executive Market – 400,000+ people
*Micro markets are reserved for rural areas only
Market
Franchise Fee
Total Investment
Micro
$21,900
$60,000
Small
$28,900
$80,000
Standard
$34,900
$100,000
Executive
$51,900
$125,000
Royalty: 8% - 6% for ALL packages
8% on yearly sales less than $300,000
7% on yearly sales $300,000 - $500,000
6% on yearly sales of $500,000+
Advertising Fee: 1% for ALL packages

Discounts:

  • VetFran = 10% initial franchise fee discount to qualified military veterans


Passive Ownership Allowed: Not initially, but could become absentee owner after business is well-established


Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: No
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: No

 

Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-operative Advertising: Yes

Notes:

Training:

  • Four weeks pre-HQ training
  • Two weeks at HQ in St. Louis, MO
  • Two weeks post-HQ training
  • Plus 2 days of On-site training; reviewing office procedures, setting up appointments and getting corporate accounts in the franchisee's market.

Financial Assistance Provided:

Third Party Lending
SBA Franchise Registry: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes, Light Industrial
Co-operative Advertising: In some markets.


Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development

281-342-7474