10 Fabulous Reasons to Buy a Home Service Franchise

Services for the places we love – our homes.

Are you looking for freedom, autonomy, and a downright fantastic business? Look no further than home service franchises. Today’s focus is  franchises that offer services for the places we live and love – our homes.

My grandfather used to say, “owning a home is like a war, you are always fighting something.”

Who are you going to call?

When the water heater quits, the sewer backs up, the home needs painting, or the gutters are falling off?

Who are you going to call?

When your dishwasher springs a leak, the carpet needs replaced, or you need blinds to keep the sun out?

Who are you going to call?

If your kitchen is getting old, or your bathroom needs an update? Maybe you need a new deck, or the mosquitos are eating you up.

If you don’t have time to mow and maintain your lawn – who will?

  • Did you know every one of the above can be served by a branded franchise? Below are ten fabulous reasons to buy a home service franchise rather than going it alone.

10 Fabulous Reasons to Buy a Home Service Franchise

  1.  Your franchisor will help you put systems in place to fast start your business and get you off the ground and running quickly.
  2. Access to multiple revenue streams and repeat business.
  3. Home services are recession proof businesses.
  4. Be the boss and focus on building the business. The owner is not doing the repairs!
  5. With a franchise you will have access to updated technology and software that will support your business.
  6. Marketing and advertising programs that are proven to drive your sales.
  7. Professional call center where calls will be answered timely and routed to the correct person.
  8. The support of a large group of people in the corporate office that are behind you and want you to succeed.
  9. Exclusive territories.
  10. Experience and success behind the brand.

Growing Consumer Demand

The growing consumer demand for professional home services is one area where you, the business owner can take great pride in helping others and putting people to work. Furthermore, home service franchises take a burden off homeowners and provide satisfaction through a job well done.

Why do I love professional home service franchises? The franchisors’ experience and proven systems will help you build a successful business. Home services businesses offer valuable services that people need everyday, Since there is no seasonality to home repairs, they happen all the time.  Why reinvent the wheel when the road to success has already been paved. Franchises offer amazing opportunity. If you are motivated to own your own business, take a look at franchising and start building your empire now.

Trish Benedik

Trish Benedik is the author of Franchising Without Fear, Six Steps to Successfully Buying Your Own Business. Her business Select Franchise Consulting will help narrow your options and find the franchise that is the right fit for you. There are thousands of options in franchising, find the one that is a good fit for your business and lifestyle goals.

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