Molly Maid Franchise

Molly Maid's strong national brand recognition in the home cleaning and housekeeping industry has led to tremendous success for both our franchise owners and their clients. Offering a range of service options from one-time cleaning to routine maintenance and care, customers never have to worry about hidden costs or signing contracts. Molly Maid typically works on a weekly or every other week schedule, ensuring busy individuals and families have clean and comfortable homes to come home to. Services are tailored to the exacting wishes of each client and backed by a 24-hour satisfaction guarantee, leading to the repeat award-winning service we've become nationally recognized for.

To buy a franchise with Molly Maid, you'll need to have at least $65,000 in liquid capital and a minimum net worth of $250,000. Molly Maid charges a franchise fee of $40,000. They also offer a discount for veterans.


Franchisor Details

Incorporated Name: Molly Maid, Inc.
Total Units: 470 + USA / 184 Int’l
Year Founded: 1979
Franchising Since: 1979
Home Office: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Training: Available
Locations Available: See Below*
Franchise Costs

Franchise Costs

Financing: Via 3rd party
Liquid Capital Required: $65,000
Net Worth Required: $250,000
Total Investment: $89,200 – $137,200
Franchise Fee: $40,000
Royalty Type: 6.5% - 3.0% (sliding scale)
Vetern Discount: Yes

*Molly Maid is currently accepting inquiries from the following locations: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Values & History

Molly Maid is an industry-leading brand that's been providing top-quality trusted house cleaning services since 1984. We understand that each client's needs are unique, each lifestyle is different. That's why we take the time to offer services that work with a variety of budgets and preferences, accommodating even the busiest of lifestyles. Friendly, warm, and honest service as easy as can be — that's the promise that Molly Maid delivers on. Today there are more than 450 individually owned Molly Maid franchises operating across the US alone, and our brand continues to experience strong interest and growth.

Industry Performance

The nature of Molly Maid's business model and the state of the industry means franchise owners have access to several streams of repeat revenue. Last year alone Molly Maid performed 1.7 million cleaning services, with over 90% of those for repeat customers. The home cleaning service industry brought in over $943 million in revenue nationally over 2019, growing over 2.8% from 2014 to 2019. With the nation's aging population enjoying a higher disposable income, revenue is expected to continually rise within the industry.

Training & Support

Molly Maid's specialized Sure Start training regimen covers all aspects of business operation. Our proprietary state-of-the-art operations software helps to effectively manage clientele, while a dedicated franchise consultant will coach and guide you over the first year. Superior marketing strategies complete with an engaging web presence and nationwide networking support ensure you'll have what you need to effectively grow and manage your new business.

Ideal Candidate & Qualifications

Prospective business owners looking for a weekly job with weekends off to spend with their families will love this business opportunity. Energetic and ambitious individuals eager to learn and operate under the excellent track record of success Molly Maid has developed will stand to benefit the most. A willingness to interact on an engaging level with clients is, of course, helpful as well.

Purchasing a Molly Maid Franchise

Franchise owners will need access to at least $50k in liquid funds. A franchise fee of $14,900 will be required, bringing the total investment potential between $89,200 and $137,200. Molly Maid operates as an SBA pre-approved franchise, so financing is available for qualified candidates. Veterans enjoy a 15% discount from the initial franchise fee in gratitude for their dedicated service.

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Molly Maid is a FranNet Verified Brand

FranNet Verified Brands are reviewed by FranNet to ensure legitimacy and industry required documentation.