Merry Maids Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

Merry Maids franchise is a residential cleaning business that typically offers two-person cleaning teams that clean up to four homes a day. Services include traditional ongoing home cleaning, wall washing, appliance cleaning, packing and unpacking, post-construction cleaning, and window washing.

How much does a Merry Maids franchise cost?

Merry Maids has a franchise fee of up to $51,500, with a total initial investment range of $86,750 to $123,750.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $37,500 to $51,500
  • Total Investment: $86,750 to $123,750
  • Working Capital: $30,000
  • Royalty Fee: 7%

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 Merry Maids franchise make?

Franchise revenue and profits depend on a number of unique variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your specific situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 998 franchised Merry Maids locations in the USA.

Are there any Merry Maids franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, Merry Maids has franchise locations in 48 states plus DC. The largest region is the South with 326 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2017

Merry Maids is graded based on our most recent research.

Merry Maids Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$86,750 - $123,750
Franchise Fee
$37,500 - $51,500
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
5 Years
Renewal Term
5 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
686
2017
998
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
7.0%
Ad Fees
1.3%
# of Franchised Outlets
998

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 75 hours. This includes 65 hours of classroom training and 10 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 10
Classroom 65
Total 75

Do they offer Territory Rights?

Merry Maids offers exclusive territories. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they provide Veteran or First Responder Discounts?

Yes, unlock to find out the amount of the discount.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 1980. The average Cleaning franchise began franchising in 2003.

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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