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National Property Inspections, Inc., 2015 Franchisee Survey Reveals Strong Satisfaction »

March 30, 2015 at 7:42AM PDT | Source: National Property Inspection
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Over 90 percent of respondents have a positive attitude about their affiliation with NPI
March 30, 2015 // // Omaha, Neb. - In February and March 2015, National Property Inspections, Inc., a leader in residential and commercial property inspections, participated in an independent franchisee satisfaction survey conducted by Franchise Business Review. NPI scored 4.1 out of 5.0 and outperformed others in its industry, showing high franchisee satisfaction. NPI received the same score in its 2014 survey. Some of the highlights of the 2015 survey include the following:

Nearly 95 percent of respondents rated NPI’s training program above average.
More than 91 percent of respondents rated NPI’s marketing and promotional programs above average...

Stratus Building Solutions Of Utah Wins Statewide Recognition »

March 30, 2015 at 5:06AM PDT | Source: Stratus Building Solutions

Utah based Stratus Building Solutions Franchise gains "Gephardt Approved" Rating.
North Hollywood, CA, March 28, 2015 - ( - Stratus Building Solutions of Utah has been recognized for their excellent Franchisee support and Customer Service. A highly trusted Utah investigative consumer reporter, Bill Gephardt, declared Stratus Building Solutions of Utah to be "Gephardt Approved."
Bill Gephardt has built the number one trusted resource site for the consumers of Utah. commits itself to "proactively investigating businesses, and highlighting and recommending only those who prove the most trustworthy." They back this commitment to the customer with $1,000 money back guarantee if a business fails to live up to their promise...

Sir Grout Of Greater Boston Honored With Award For Admirable Teamwork »

March 30, 2015 at 4:40AM PDT | Source: Sir Grout

Sir Grout announces Sir Grout of Greater Boston to be this year's winner of its "Teamwork" award.
(PRWEB) March 29, 2015 - Every February, Sir Grout gathers its franchises together in Estero Beach, Florida for its annual meeting. The purpose of this event is to provide additional training, share company and industry updates, and discuss various hard surface restoration topics. In addition, this meeting serves as the ideal opportunity for Sir Grout to recognize the accomplishments of its franchises by presenting awards in the categories of "Renewal of the Year," "Most Improved," "Teamwork," "Above and Beyond," "Rookie of the Year," and "Grout Man of the Year." Visit Sir Grout's blog to read more details of its annual meeting of tile and grout experts...

Are Your Home’s Air Ducts On Your Spring Cleaning Checklist? »

March 27, 2015 at 11:32AM PDT | Source: SERVPRO®

SERVPRO® offers duct inspection and maintenance guidelines for homeowners.
March 27, 2015 // // Gallatin, TN – Whether you are looking out your window at a blanket of snow or a grove of palm trees, March is the month when spring finally arrives. And traditionally, this is the time when homeowners begin to make a list of spring cleaning chores to prepare for warmer weather ahead. This year, remediation specialist SERVPRO® suggests including heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) duct maintenance on your to-do list.
“At the very least, performing some simple maintenance on the ducts in your home will help your HVAC system work at maximum efficiency,” said Sue Steen, Servpro Industries, Inc...

Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning Named One Of Best Franchise Opportunities For 2015 »

March 27, 2015 at 3:43AM PDT | Source: Oxi Fresh
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March 27, 2015 // // LAKEWOOD, Colo. – For the sixth time in seven years, Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning has been recognized in Franchise Business Review's annual Franchisee Satisfaction Awards, the only national ranking of franchise opportunities based exclusively on franchisee satisfaction and performance data.
Already securely established as one of the nation’s fastest-growing carpet cleaning franchises with more than 270 locations throughout the United States and Canada, Oxi Fresh was ranked as No. 39 in the 2015 list.
“Providing franchisees with the best possible support has always been a major priority for Oxi Fresh. It’s why we invest so much time into creating rigorous training tools, developing marketing solutions, and implementing new business management systems,” said Jonathan Barnett, founder and CEO of Oxi Fresh...

OpenWorks To Offer Complimentary Consultations During National Cleaning Week »

March 26, 2015 at 5:29AM PDT | Source: OpenWorks

Nation’s Leading Integrated Facility Services Franchisor to Provide Cleaning Recommendations for Business Owners, Facility Managers
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 26, 2015 - Just in time for National Cleaning Week, OpenWorks, one of America’s leading integrated facility services franchises, has announced the company’s plans to offer complimentary consultations to any business looking to create a cleaner work environment. From March 22 – April 3, 2015, all OpenWorks professionals will conduct on-site inspections of buildings at no cost as part of their initial consultations. Each of these experienced OpenWorks representatives will provide a full-scale review of these businesses and offer suggestions on how to improve cleaning practices...

Dental Fix Awards 3rd Franchise In The State Of South Carolina »

March 25, 2015 at 4:00AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

March 25, 2015 // // Davie, Fla. - Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair company, is proud to announce the signing of its most recent franchise, in Columbia/Rock Hill, South Carolina. Owned and operated by Dennis Hunter, will be the company's third mobile repair van to launch in the South Carolina, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 500 all-new vans to be launched over the next five years.
“2014 was a record breaking year for Dental Fix as we sold 75 all-new franchises throughout North America,” said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix RX. “With the recent signing of Dennis Hunter, I am confident that 2015 will be another year to remember.”
Since 2009, Dental Fix has been the only on-site dental equipment repair franchise in North America...

Dental Fix Awards 12th Franchise In The State Of Ohio »

March 24, 2015 at 11:18AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

March 24, 2015 // // Davie, Fla. – Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair company, is proud to announce the signing of its most recent franchise, in Columbus, Ohio. Owned and operated by Ted Chen, the signed agreement, the second in the city of Columbus, will be the company's twelfth mobile repair van to launch in the State of Ohio, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 500 all-new vans to be launched over the next five years.
“2014 was a record breaking year for Dental Fix as we sold 75 all-new franchises throughout North America,” said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix RX. “With the recent signing of Ted Chen, I am confident that 2015 will be another year to remember...

Three Business Partners Open Caring Transitions - Twin Cities West Metro »

March 24, 2015 at 8:51AM PDT | Source: Caring Transitions
Caring Transitions Opportunities Available

Caring Transitions is America’s largest resource specializing in managing relocations for seniors and busy families, as well as downsizing and estate liquidations. In addition to the organizing, packing and move oversight, Caring Transitions can handle on-site and online estate sales, liquidations, and preparing homes for market.
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 - Three long-time friends are looking forward to making a positive impact on their community while making their entrepreneurial dreams come true through their new business, Caring Transitions - Twin Cities West Metro.
Caring Transitions is America’s largest resource specializing in managing relocations for seniors and busy families, as well as downsizing and estate liquidations...

ServiceMaster Of North Texas Adds New Location To Their Micro-Site On To Improve Digital Marketing Strategy »

March 24, 2015 at 5:48AM PDT | Source: ServiceMaster Clean
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ServiceMaster of North Texas provides disaster restoration and cleaning services to Dallas, TX and the surrounding cities and they have recently added Denton to their micro-site to increase their digital marketing outreach in their service areas.
Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 24, 2015 - ServiceMaster of North Texas has been the leading provider of disaster restoration and cleaning services to Dallas, TX and the surrounding towns since 1978. They are currently listed on which is a lead generation website for restoration and cleaning professionals and they recently added a new location to their micro-site for Denton, TX to expand their internet marketing within their service area. With this new micro-site, those who need professional disaster restoration or cleaning services in Denton, TX will be able to find their service pages with local searches and through major search engines...

ZIPS Dry Cleaners’ Shahid Hashmi Profiled In Multi-Unit Franchisee Magazine’s Mega 99 »

March 23, 2015 at 8:47AM PDT | Source: ZIPS Dry Cleaners
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March 23, 2015 // // GREENBELT, Md. – Shahid Hashmi, owner of the ZIPS Dry Cleaners in Essex, Maryland, was recently profiled in Multi-Unit Franchisee magazine’s "Mega 99" issue, an annual list of the biggest players in franchising – the ones with dozens, even hundreds, of units, and plans for many more.
According to Hashmi’s profile, he wishes he’d gotten into franchising earlier, but according to reporter Helen Bond, who interviewed Hashmi for the piece, "he’s doing a heck of a job making up for lost time in a big way."
Armed with two MBAs and 20 years of financial experience in the telecom industry, Hashmi considered his initial foray into franchising an investment when he opened a Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen store in Washington, D...

Ready To Spring Clean? The Cleaning Authority® Says Start By De-cluttering »

March 20, 2015 at 9:48AM PDT | Source: Cleaning Authority, The

Cleaning Effectively Begins With Cutting Clutter
COLUMBIA, Md. - March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - This year, over 72% of American households will engage in spring cleaning according to the American Cleaning Institute. But to be effective in cleaning, start by cutting clutter.
Clutter in a home makes it more difficult to clean effectively and makes cleaning take significantly longer. Getting rid of clutter would eliminate 40% of housework in the average home, according to the National Soap and Detergent Association.
Below are four tips on de-cluttering from The Cleaning Authority to make spring cleaning easier:

Sort it Out. Begin by sorting, room by room, into the following piles: keep, donate, sell, trash and recycle...

City Wide To Open New Territory Serving The Inland Empire »

March 20, 2015 at 3:36AM PDT | Source: City Wide

Local Entrepreneur Prepares to Launch Building Maintenance Management Company
March 20, 2015 // // RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. – Building maintenance in the Inland Empire is about to be redefined.
City Wide, America’s premier building maintenance management company, today announced it will soon open a new office serving commercial properties throughout the Inland Empire and surrounding communities. The office is expected to be open for business by mid-March 2015. Local building owners and property management companies will soon have access to a single-source solution for all of their building maintenance needs.
“Every day and night throughout the country, City Wide manages more than 20 building maintenance services for nearly 100 million square feet of commercial space,” said Michael Castillo, principal of City Wide of Inland Empire...

Merry Maids Hatches Plan To Help Moms And Dads Get "Sneaky"  »

March 19, 2015 at 11:49AM PDT | Source: Merry Maids

With Spring Cleaning With Fun, Creative Tips for the Whole Family
MEMPHIS, TN - (Marketwired - March 19, 2015) - After a long winter, many find themselves counting down the days until spring, which brings budding flowers, warmer temperatures and fresh air. However, the season also brings with it a task that families everywhere often dread: spring cleaning. Thankfully, with spring's official start tomorrow, Merry Maids, the nation's leading home cleaning company and part of the ServiceMaster (NYSE: SERV) family of brands, is hatching a plan to help parents tackle seasonal cleaning projects in fun, creative ways.
"Spring cleaning can be overwhelming for parents because it's the time of year when no couch cushion should be left unturned, yet everyone wants to be outside enjoying the great weather...

Stratus Building Solutions First Annual National Convention Under New Ownership A Success »

March 18, 2015 at 5:36AM PDT | Source: Stratus Building Solutions

North Hollywood, CA - March 18, 2015 - ( - After the acquisition of Stratus Building Solutions was completed February 2015, the new ownership invited all existing Master Franchises to Los Angeles, CA for their first annual National Convention. New owners Afshin Cangarlu, CEO, Foad Rekabi, CTO and Channen Smith, COO, who all are current owners of their own master franchises, knew the importance of bringing everyone together during this monumental moment.
“This is a new year with a new beginning for our company. The new management team is fully onboard to support the franchises and pave the road for the future growth of the company. We now have a great opportunity to rebuild the brand that once was ranked high in the industry...

Dental Fix Awards 19th Franchise In The State Of Texas »

March 18, 2015 at 5:33AM PDT | Source: Dental Fix

March 18, 2015 // // Davie, Fla. – Dental Fix RX, a mobile dental equipment repair company, is proud to announce the signing of its most recent franchise, in El Paso, Texas. Owned and operated by Ivanna Chornobroff, the signed agreement, will be the company's nineteenth mobile repair van to launch in the State of Texas, and is part of an aggressive North American expansion plan calling for 500 all-new vans to be launched over the next five years.
“2014 was a record breaking year for Dental Fix as we sold 75 all-new franchises throughout North America,” said David Lopez, CEO of Dental Fix RX. “With the recent signing of Ivanna Chornobroff, I am confident that 2015 will be another year to remember...

Steamatic, Inc. Introduces New National Business Development Manager »

March 17, 2015 at 7:40AM PDT | Source: Steamatic

March 17, 2015 // // Fort Worth, TX - Steamatic, Inc., an international leader in restoration and cleaning services, is excited to announce that Ellen Heiber has been named National Business Development Manager. In her role, Heiber will focus on managing and expanding Steamatic’s relationships with insurance carriers throughout the United States. She will also oversee marketing support for the entire Steamatic franchise system to help our franchises execute our strategic initiatives while maintaining the highest level service to our clients. Heiber has over a decade of experience in business development within the restoration and cleaning industry. Most recently, she served in a similar role for another restoration provider...

Window Genie Enters Partnership With Industry Giant  »

March 16, 2015 at 10:34AM PDT | Source: Window Genie

To Penetrate Residential Market, 3M will Supply Window Genie with Envision™ Line of Residential Window Film
March 16, 2015 // // Cincinnati - Window Genie has reached an agreement with 3M Company to provide a residential window film solution as part of the company’s lauded Envision™ line of films. The partnership will provide Window Genie, a franchise chain with over 200 units that provides window cleaning and window tinting to homes in more than 24 states, an opportunity to service over 125,000 residential customers with window film that reduces fading, heat and glare and can help lower utility bills.
Beginning April 1, Window Genie franchisees will offer the residential Envision™ film options that include clear view, glare control, sun block and shade offerings...

Lawn Doctor Now Serving MetroWest And Worcester Markets »

March 16, 2015 at 5:26AM PDT | Source: Lawn Doctor

The Most Trusted and Proven Brand in Lawn Care to Serve Populous Boston Suburbs
BOSTON, Mass. (PRWEB) March 16, 2015 - Lawn Doctor of Metro West and Worcester County has begun operations for the entire MetroWest and Worcester County areas of Massachusetts. Owned by seasoned business partners Jeff Angus and Glenn Farrell, operators of the longstanding Lawn Doctor of Fairfield County, Connecticut and Westchester County, New York, the new MetroWest franchise launches as the company readies for the upcoming peak sales season.
Having amassed nearly five thousand customers during their two decades of business in Connecticut and New York, Lawn Doctor of MetroWest and Worcester County is focused on bringing their expertise and tireless commitment to providing the best lawn care service to the residents of Massachusetts...

New Kitchen Tune-Up Franchise Opens In Riverside County, California »

March 12, 2015 at 4:33AM PDT | Source: Kitchen Tune-Up

Aberdeen, SD - March 12, 2015 - ( - Kitchen Tune-Up, the leader in updating kitchens and baths, has brought its unique home improvement services to Riverside County, California. The franchise is owned by Dick Rennick, a long-time resident of the area. Dick has over 30 years’ experience in providing superior customer service to homeowners. Prior to starting Kitchen Tune-Up of Riverside County, Dick was President and Chief Executive Officer of American Leak Detection.
“Our Kitchen Tune-Up team is excited to be up and running,” Rennick said. “We are known for our signature 1 Day Tune-Up; but with four service options at different price points, we have something for every budget. Customers will find that we can make their kitchens look terrific in a short amount of time and without spending a lot of money...

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