You may decide opening a cleaning business of your own and you would start by franchising. If you have enough financial capital to purchase franchise for your cleaning business, why not franchise a cleaning business.
Franchise requires a certain royalty fee from you every month. Franchise will give you a training program on how to start your business. They will also require your cleaning business to use the same brand of equipment, uniform and including the detergent used in cleaning.
Franchise has a set of rules, guidelines and regulations you must follow. The franchising company and you will have a written agreement about the policies including your payment on franchise and monthly dues.
On the other hand, if you start your own business without franchising, you are able to set your own rules and regulations. You do not need to pay any monthly royalty fees. You can decide what uniforms and which brand of equipment you will use. Whether you buy a franchise or open your own cleaning business by yourself, you must have a vehicle for transportation of equipments for cleaning services.
Starting a business is not easy there are difficulties. You must advertise your cleaning business in local newspaper. You can even tell your friends, relatives about your cleaning service. Make sure your cleaning business gives the best and quality work to your customers. If they are happy and satisfied, they will become your regular customers. There are available training programs online for carpet cleaning. This websites will teach you on how to operate equipments for carpet cleaning and proper cleaning solutions you will use. These websites charge affordable prices for their carpet cleaning kit. This will help you to run your business. There are also books regarding in carpet cleaning, you can buy them on bookstores, malls and online.
Franchise has trademarks, guidelines and policies, which you are obliged to follow. Starting your business with franchise or not, you must have goals to succeed.
Study each sides, look which one can help you gain success. View all the points and weigh things out. If you really want to succeed, you have to study everything, you have to do a little research, do your homework, gain all the details and decide from there if you want to start your own or buy a franchise. Whatever you choose, make sure to provide great service to your clients.
Learn more see: How to start a cleaning service business
Dolson McArt - Author of: Cleaning Business- Start with Franchise
Contributing to EzineArticles.com since March 2007