Commercial Cleaning Franchise Initial Investment & Startup Costs

Starting any business requires sacrifice and careful financial planning. It’s no different with Office Pride. The difference is that we simplify the process by making it more affordable and providing helpful resources. Our goal is to make franchise ownership attainable for the average entrepreneur.

What It Takes to Start a Franchise

Initial Franchise Fee


Startup Cost Range


We advise franchisees to set aside six to nine months’ worth of personal living expenses. The amount you will need depends on your monthly expenses and business growth rate.

**As a five-star VetFran franchisor, we offer a 25% franchise fee discount to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans.

A Breakdown of Anticipated Expenses

Expenditure TypeExpenditure AmountPayment Recipient
Initial Franchise Fee$45,000Office Pride
Lead Generation$2,500-$5,000At Franchisee Discretion
Cleaning Supplies, Materials, & Ancillary Goods$3,000-$7,000Approved Suppliers
Office Equipment & Supplies$500-$3,500Approved Suppliers
Computer System$0-$2,000Third Parties
Insurance$4,000-$7,000Insurance down payment to the insurance company
Other Deposits$100-$2,700Estimated for leased equipment, telephone, utilities, vehicle, etc.
Professional Fees$200-$2,000For accountants and attorneys
Training Expenses$0-$2,100Estimated expenses for attending the initial training
Licenses and/or Bonds$100-$300Fees paid to government agencies and/or insurance or bonding companies
Additional Funds$25,000-$50,000Needed for various operating expenses like payroll, supplies, cleaning equipment, marketing, bank fees, etc. and is dependent on how fast you grow
Total Expenditures


For complete information, see our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

Funding Your Future

Choosing how to finance your start-up is a decision that every entrepreneur has to make early on in the process. While some entrepreneurs have sufficient assets to start a franchise, many utilize outside sources to assist with financing.

Office Pride has a group of preferred partners who can provide financial assistance, like loans, to new franchise owners. Here’s a breakdown of the most common funding options.

Liquid Assets

Liquid Assets

Many franchise owners use cash and savings to finance their start-ups. This can be personal stocks and liquidated assets or money from family members.

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401k Business Financing

Entrepreneurs can use their 401k and IRA funds to buy a franchise without taking a taxable distribution or getting a loan.

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SBA Loans

SBA business loans offer up to $5 million with low-interest rates, flexible payment terms, and no ballooning costs.

Contact Us

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