In celebration of Armed Forces Day 2018 on 30 June, Dwyer Group, one of the world’s largest parent companies of home service brands, is launching VetFran in the UK, a new franchising program that offers military veterans a new pathway to business ownership and civilian life. VetFran, which was originated by the Dwyer Group in the United States over 27 years ago, is a program to thank the men and women for their service to our country and assist those interested in franchising to make a sm...Read More
Drain Doctor Plumbing
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From a Franchise Business You Want:
A successful brand, an established network, profitability, growth, 1st class support, high standards
Drain Doctor delivers All this and more!
Drain Doctor, franchising for the past 20 years, has a reputation for delivering excellence to UK customers. We are now looking for ambitious business owners to join our network where FULL training and support is offered!
Drain Doctor is one of the best-known names in the UK drainage and plumbing market, with a reputation for excellence - allowing to own a business that capitalises on that brand power to deliver substantial profits.
As a Drain Doctor business owner providing an essential 24/7/365 service, you will manage your team of technicians to deliver exceptional service to domestic and commercial customers. With top performers generating well over £1m turnover. Are you ambitious and determined with commercial acumen and the desire to grow a substantial business?
A business model PROVEN to deliver, established in the UK for over 20+ years and supported by The Dwyer Group, a global multi franchise service focused organisation
You'll receive comprehensive training, ongoing support, bespoke technology and marketing expertise, all driving your business growth. Our systems maximise productivity and efficiency, and you also benefit from the experience of other like-minded business owners in the Drain Doctor network. This ensures constant innovation, helping to strengthen your business.
Our in-house national accounts team
Thanks to our scale we also hold a number of major corporate accounts, jobs from which are passed from our in-house National Accounts Team to your exclusive trading area - at no cost.
As a values-driven brand, we're proud to make four promises to our franchisees:
From AdWords to social media we use a variety of digital marketing initiatives and guarantee a regular flow of customer leads
Technology refinement over 30years ensures you spendmore time growing your business and less time on the paperwork
Our support includes business planning, financial training and coaching, alongside a suite of tools that put you firmly in control of your money
Whether you're looking for a great family income or building an asset for early retirement, your business works around your goals.
Drain Doctor Investment Information
We have a number of new territories available, alongside established businesses within our franchise network that are available for resale.
A new Drain Doctor franchise territory requires an average total investment of approximately £70,000 + VAT. This includes: the franchise fee and working capital to see you through to your break even point.
We have strong relationships with lenders who will finance up to 70% of your investment, subject to status - means you may only need £33,000 + VAT in liquid capital to get started.
Resale prices vary depending on size and business performance.
Start your business with the reassurance, guidance and support of the team from The Dwyer Group, a global multi-billion-pound group of service brands. We know how to make your business successful and profitable - we've been helping franchisees change their lives for over 30 years.
The culture of our franchise is to Live RICH:
Find out more about owning your own Drain Doctor business by completing the form below for further information
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My decision to launch my own Drain Doctor plumbing business covering Bedford, Milton Keynes, High Wycombe and Aylesbury in 2011 was truly life-changing and joining Drain Doctor is most definitely the best thing I have ever done. I launched my franchise in January 2011, after selling up my existing conservatory business and followed in the footsteps of the success of a friend, who had been running the Luton Drain Doctor franchise for just over a year. I researched several franchises extensiv...Read More