What Are the Startup Costs and Fees?

One of the easiest ways to keep homes and commercial properties in peak condition is by investing in high quality dryer vent cleaning. Clogged dryer vents can increase the risk of fires on your property, damage the dyer’s mechanical components, ruin clothes, and cause energy costs to skyrocket. When you own a commercial property with industrial dryers or multi-family units, keeping your vents clean is even more important than ever: dryer vents that are cleaned regularly increase energy efficiency, driving down your operating costs and making your property more eco- friendly. It’s easy to see why more and more property owners are seeking out expert dryer vent cleaning services. There’s never been a better time to invest in a DUCTZ dryer vent cleaning franchise.

Thanks to our relationship with BELFOR Franchise Group, a division of BELFOR Property Restoration, the nation’s most trusted name in restoration services, all DUCTZ dryer vent cleaning franchise owners benefit from a turnkey business model and the support of knowledgeable industry experts. At every level, we are committed to your success. That’s why we’ve kept the initial and ongoing costs of ownership lower than the industry standard. The total investment for owning a DUCTZ dryer vent cleaning franchise ranges from $48,545 to $114,920, making us one of the most affordable franchising options in the multimillion dollar home services industry.

We offer generous third-party financing as a way to make franchising more affordable. BELFOR Franchise Group has long-standing relationships with trusted lenders who can help franchisees on their path to owning a business. Being part of BELFOR Franchise Group, with its track record of success, has the added advantage of leveraging superior financial lenders.

DUCTZ offers major discounts for veterans. Their proven ability to follow systems and processes, as well as their leadership skills, make veterans ideal candidates for DUCTZ franchise ownership. Many of our most successful owners are veterans, and we’re proud to work alongside those who have so admirably served our country.

For a more detailed look at all the startup costs and fees associated with owning a DUCTZ dryer vent cleaning franchise, please review Item 7 from our most recent Franchise Disclosure Agreement.

Type of Expenditure Low High
Initial Franchise Fee $13,960 $34,900
Initial Package Fee $19,164 $19,164
Vehicle with up-fitting* $36,000 $40,000
Hand Tools, miscellaneous supplies $0 $700
Food and lodging while training, not including the cost of transportation $1,200 $3,000
Full time technician for 3 months $0 $7,200
Computer System $0 $1,500
QuickBooks Online $84 $225
Wifi or high speed internet, anti-virus software and electronic mail $270 $475
Insurance for first 3 months $1,200 $3,500
Business Telephone $0 $144
Real estate or storage for first 3 months $0 $4,500
Marketing $1,500 $1,500
Additional funds for the first 3 months $9,000 $20,000
Total Estimated Investment & Additional Expenses $82,378 $137,008