The Grounds Guys Franchise Review

Franchise Facts

The Grounds Guys provides professional landscaping and lawn care services for both residential and commercial clients. These services include snow removal services; trash and debris removal; horticultural services, namely, sod installation, commercial and municipal lawn and vegetation fertilization and treatment; and other related services and products.

How much does a The Grounds Guys franchise cost?

The Grounds Guys has a franchise fee of up to $35,000, with a total initial investment range of $81,220 to $200,070.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $35,000
  • Total Investment: $81,220 to $200,070
  • Working Capital: $5,000 to $30,000
  • Royalty Fee: 6%

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How much does a The Grounds Guys franchise make?

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

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 162 franchised The Grounds Guys locations in the USA.

Are there any The Grounds Guys franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, The Grounds Guys has franchise locations in 36 states. The largest region is the South with 86 franchise locations.

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Last Reviewed: 2017

The Grounds Guys is graded based on our most recent research.

The Grounds Guys Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$81,220 - $200,070
Franchise Fee
$35,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
10 Years
Franchisee Outlet Growth
2010
5
2018
162
Ongoing Fees
Royalty
6.0%
Ad Fees
2.0%
# of Franchised Outlets
70

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 292 hours. This includes 156 hours of classroom training and 136 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 136
Classroom 156
Total 292

Do they offer Territory Rights?

The Grounds Guys does NOT offer exclusive territories.

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 2010. The average Outdoor Property 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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