Own a sears garage solutions franchise
Sears Garage Solutions offers Multiple Revenue Streams
Garage Door Installation
Sears Garage Solutions installs garage doors to fit with a wide array of today’s styles and sizes.
Garage Door Openers
Sears Garage Solutions provides expert installation and maintenance of a large line of popular garage door openers, including the Sears Craftsman brand.
Garage Door Repair
Sears Garage Solutions assist homeowners with broken springs, tracks, and minor repairs to existing doors.
Sears Garage Solutions also handles installation of entry doors, storm doors, and patio doors with many styles to match today’s family’s lifestyles.
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Home Services Strength
Sears Home Services has grown over the years to its current status as a multi-billion dollar business. With a wide range of services, we are one of the nation’s largest provider of home services with millions of service and installation calls made annually. And, Sears is positioned to grow the business even further. With our millions of customers, we are a top leader in overall market share leader in this huge industry. In fact, we are a market leader in all three segments of our home services business – product services, service contracts and home improvement services – and a growing reputation in the market place for Sears Home Services as “one central source for a houseful of services from someone you know.”
Our franchise opportunities, including Sears Garage Services, Sears Handyman Solutions, Sears Maid Services, Sears Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning, and Sears Air Duct Cleaning provide entrepreneurs the possibility of owning their own business leveraging Sears Home Services’ strength.
Franchise Management Advantage
The Sears Home Services brand is under the direction and supervision of veteran home services professionals. That means we understand the unique needs of our franchisees and we know how best to meet those needs in a timely manner. It means we have a platform for testing new systems, new products and new procedures before introducing them system-wide.
And it means your franchise is never more than a phone call away from the benefits of real-world experience and time-tested expertise.
As a Sears Home Services franchisee, you will be trained and equipped to provide the customer with the products, service and advice that exceeds their expectations. Every job is complete with the Sears customer promise of Satisfaction Guaranteed. We have our own proprietary customer satisfaction monitoring system.
Common Questions About Becoming A Sears Home Services Franchisee
Q: Who sets the price for the services I offer?
A: You do. While Sears has a recommended pricing strategy, you ultimately set your own prices.
Q: Do we have to buy our equipment and supplies from you?
A: The Sears Home Services process is based on strict specifications for both supplies and equipment. You are free to purchase approved products from any of our approved vendors.
Q: Who does the advertising?
A: Sears Home Services creates most of your advertising and marketing materials. As a Franchisee, you are responsible for media costs and placement of all advertising in your service territory.
Q: Can I sell my Sears Home Services Franchise?
A: Yes. With certain conditions, you can sell your business at any time with Sears Home Services’ approval of a new Franchisee.
Q: How long is the Sears Home Services Franchise agreement?
A: Our agreement is for 10 years. At the end of that time, assuming certain conditions are met, the agreement is generally renewed for an additional 10 years.
Q: Can I operate a Sears Home Services Franchise from my home?
A: This is acceptable until your operation reaches a level of growth which makes an outside-the-home office more feasible.
Q: How long does it take to get started?
A: Generally speaking, most Franchisees are fully trained and their businesses operational within 30 to 90 days after signing the Franchise agreement.
Q: Can I convert my existing business to a Sears Franchise?
A: In fact, if you currently own a business offering the same services as Sears Home Services, you must convert it in order to become a Sears Home Services Franchisee. We have a very attractive conversion program available to those who qualify.
Sears Home Services franchise support begins from the first day of our association, and it includes virtually every aspect of sales development, cost control, record keeping, computerized systems and operational management. Our goal is simple: to assure that you and your team thoroughly understand how to acquire, service and retain customers in order to grow the sales and profit of your business.
Sears Home Services’ franchisees enjoy real savings on:
- Cleaning equipment & solutions
Training & Development
Sears Home Services’ franchisees are provided with:
- New Franchise Owners School
- Customer Service Representative Training
- Technician Training
- Ongoing Training Webinars
- Comprehensive Operations Manual
- In-Field Franchise Owner Support
- Marketing Assistance
- National Convention
- Network of Franchisees to Share “Best Practices”
- Information Technology Support
Marketing and Advertising
Sears Home Services’ franchisees enjoy the benefits of:
- Consulting advice on marketing strategy
- Internet websites with local pages to inform consumers and drive sales
- Finished advertising creative
- Online advertising programs – paid search and Organic search
- Customer retention programs
- National email blasts
- National group rates for various direct-to-customer advertising vehicles such as direct mail, newspaper inserts & Yellow Pages
- Access to Sears credit card customer database for your market.
- Lead Referral Programs
- Internet Yellow Pages listings
We can introduce you to a variety of financing solutions that can be used individually or combined with another option to create the customized financing that fits your long and short-term goals.
Sears Home Services supports our Armed Forces Veterans – honorably discharged veterans may receive a $2,000 discount on the price of a new franchise territory.
Sears Home Services supports MinorityFran – In an effort to not only increase the numbers of minority franchisees, but to send a message to all communities that franchising is a smart and affordable way to realize the American Dream of small business ownership, minorities may receive a $2,000 discount on the price of a new franchise territory.