1-800-GOT-JUNK? Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

1-800-GOT-JUNK is a retail junk removal business.

How much does a 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchise cost?

1-800-GOT-JUNK? has a franchise fee of up to $20,000, with a total initial investment range of $209,800 to $255,680.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $20,000
  • Total Investment: $209,800 to $255,680
  • Working Capital: $56,200 to $71,080
  • Royalty Fee: 8%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchise make?

Franchise revenue depends on a wide range of factors, as does profit. How much money you can make from any franchise depends on a number of specific factors such as franchise location, labor costs, commercial lease rates and a number of other factors. Unlock this franchise for franchise-specific data and insight.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2018 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 130 franchised 1-800-GOT-JUNK? locations in the USA.

Are there any 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2018 FDD data, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? has franchise locations in 40 states. The largest region is the South with 41 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2018

1-800-GOT-JUNK? is graded based on our most recent research.

1-800-GOT-JUNK? Franchise Stats

Total Investment

$209,800 - $255,680
Franchise Fee

$20,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
5 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
164
2017
130
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
8.0%
Ad Fees
1.0%
# of Franchised Outlets

145

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 40 hours. This includes 32 hours of classroom training and 8 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 8
Classroom 32
Total 40

Do they offer Territory Rights?

1-800-GOT-JUNK? does NOT offer exclusive territories.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

No. But in some instances, franchises may not need to offer support.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1999. The average Waste Management franchise began franchising in 2011.

Do they offer financing support?

Yes, you can also click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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