• Sarah Barker

Owning a restoration (franchise) business and what to expect.

Restoration businesses can often get lumped into one category but that is not the case. The repair and restoration category is quite large and can encompass many different business types. Here is a summary of the franchises we represent:

  • Surface Repair - Refinishing process that makes ugly bathtubs, counter tops and tile beautiful again -- without replacing

  • Water, Smoke, Fire & Mold remediation services - Performing residential and commercial property restoration, after losses involving Fire, Water, Smoke, Mold, Vandalism, Wind and more.

  • Residential & Commercial Painting - Offering interior painting, exterior house painting & commercial painting. Jobs of all sizes.

  • Handyman Services- Catering to homeowners and commercial customers needing property maintenance and repair.

  • Wood & Door Restoration- While these are typically exterior entry doors on homes, they also do professional offices, commercial buildings & churches. The market is not limited to older homes.

  • Leather, Plastic & Vinyl Restoration- The repair, reconditioning & color restoration of leather, vinyl, fabric, plastics & carpeting in the automotive, furniture, commercial, & residential markets.

  • Roofing, Siding, Windows, Gutters - Replacement of roofing, siding, window & gutter projects resulting from hail or wind damage .

  • Mobile Pressure Washing System - High pressure washing for exterior cleanup.

  • Screen Specialist- Specializing in residential & commercial screen manufacturing, repair, & solar shading products for windows, doors, porches, & patios.

  • Foundation Solutions- A strong, reliable method for supporting residential & commercial foundations using unique brackets for driving piles & related foundation support products, manufactured from the finest grade American made steel

  • Electrical Services - A electrical service franchise company, specializing in the residential & commercial markets.

Overall Cost - In general the overall investment of these businesses can range from 60-150K.

Business Type - Homebased, or Office Space

Day in the life -

  • Managing Administrative Tasks- running schedules, answering phones, balancing the books, hiring/development/firing of staff.

  • Finding New Customers - developing community relationships, networking, and customer relations.

  • Meeting with the Corp. Team- Working one-on-one with your corporate franchise time to help develop your business.

The restoration business is multi-faceted. This is a business that you work on the business not in the business. View our 25 franchises, to see what is right for you.

Interested in becoming a franchise owner? Let me help you find the right business for your budget and lifestyle. SSBConsulting.us contact me directly at sarah@ssbconsulting.us






Sarah Barker | SSB Consulting

Franchise Consultant  & Recruiting Specialist

Located in Boise, ID

Working with clients in all states.

*LEGAL DISCLAIMER: The information contained on this website does not constitute the offer and sale of a franchise. It is for information purposes only. 







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