Clockwork Home Services® Reports Franchise Growth for Third Quarter 2007
Company Adds a Total of 22 New Plumbing, Air Conditioning & Heating and Electrical Franchisees Across The Nation
SARASOTA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Clockwork Home Services, Inc. (Clockwork) today announced that a total of 22 new plumbing, air conditioning & heating and electrical franchisees joined the company during the third quarter of the year from July 1, 2007 through September 30, 2007.
For the three months ended in September 2007, Clockwork reported the following growth for its Benjamin Franklin Plumbing®, One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating® (One Hour) and Mister Sparky® Electrical (Mister Sparky) franchises:
* Benjamin Franklin Plumbing added 10 new franchisees in the third quarter of 2007. Including these new franchisees, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing now has a total of 161 franchisees in 226 territories across the US. During the third quarter in 2007, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing expanded into several new territories including Des Moines, IA, Houston, TX, Owing Mills, MD, North Harrisburg, PA and Peoria, IL.
* One Hour added 8 new franchisees in the third quarter of 2007. Including these new franchisees, One Hour now has a total of 172 franchisees in 207 territories across the US. During the third quarter in 2007, One Hour expanded into several new territories including Auburn, CA, Buffalo, NY, Concord, NC, Pensacola, FL and Plano, TX.
* Mister Sparky added 4 new franchisees in the third quarter of 2007 and expanded into several new territories Atlantic, VA, Glencove, NY, Needham, MA, Newton, AL and Sarasota, FL. Mister Sparky was acquired by Clockwork in June 2006. Since that time, it has experienced accelerated growth and now has a total of 45 franchisees operating in 45 territories throughout the US.
"Our Benjamin Franklin Plumbing, One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating and Mister Sparky Electrical franchises continue to generate strong interest from independent home services contractors who want to join a franchise that has a good track record for customer service, professional business practices and operational excellence that helps to maximize revenue and profitability potential," said Tab Hunter, President of Franchise Operations for Clockwork Home Services, Inc. "We are seeing heightened demand in large markets from contactors who want to increase the future growth potential of their home services businesses."
Clockwork currently operates plumbing, heating and air conditioning and electrical franchises within its portfolio of home services businesses.
About Clockwork Home Services, Inc.
Clockwork Home Services, Inc. is dedicated to improving the operations, efficiency, customer service and profitability of contractors in the home services industry in North America through affinity group membership and nationally branded franchises. Its companies include Mister Sparky® Electrical Franchising, Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® Franchising, One Hour Air Conditioning & Heating® Franchising, BuyMax®, Plumbers' Success International®, Electricians' Success International®, AirTime 500™, Roofers' Success International®, Success Academy®, AirTime Canada™ ULC, SuccessWare, Inc.® and company-owned One Hour® operations in Nevada, Florida, Tennessee, Minnesota, Indiana, California, Ohio, South Carolina, Colorado and throughout Canada; company-owned Benjamin Franklin Plumbing® operations in Indiana, Tennessee, Minnesota, Ohio, California and Colorado; and company-owned Mister Sparky® operations in Colorado and Georgia. In 2007, Clockwork was ranked #822 on Inc. magazine's Inc. 5,000® list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States. For more information, visit www.clockworkhomeservices.com.