U.S. Lawns


U.S. Lawns is the largest and fastest growing landscape maintenance franchise company in the green industry today. Through a network of operator-owned branches located strategically throughout the United States, US Lawns provides commercial customers with a full range of personalized, professional landscape maintenance services.

The benefits and privileges of owning a US Lawns franchise include on-site startup training, horticultural and agronomic training, sales training, corporate-sponsored purchasing support, ongoing sales, operations and administrative support, exclusive lead generation and sales appointments by our in-house telemarketing department, exclusive customer service program, proprietary estimating system, complete operations manual and foreman's manual, marketing materials, a computer with customized software package, protected territory, declining royalty structure and low franchise/royalty fees.


Year Established: 1986
Year First Franchised: 1986
Franchised Units: 100+
Actual number of units: 241
Company Owned Units: N/A
Projected New Units (12 months): 25

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


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $44,000
Minimum Investment: $44,000
Minimum Net Worth: $85,000
Franchise Fee: $29,000


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 4%
Ad: 2%
Average # of Employees: 20
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: No


Financial Assistance Provided: Yes, U.S. Lawns finances the franchise fee. $8,700 down if the candidate has a good credit score.


Franchise Sales

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


International Expansion

International Expansion Opportunities: No
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: No
Area Development or Master Avail.: No


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: No



6 Days at Corporate Office in Orlando, FL


Financial Assistance Provided: Yes, U.S. Lawns finances the franchise fee. $8,700 down if the candidate has a good credit score.

No bank financing needed. Our purchasing partners can lease/finance vehicles and equipment (with a good credit score).


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Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development