We understand that deciding to take that first step to make your business dreams come true can be a daunting prospect. You will have lots of questions milling around in your mind as you plan for your new venture. Here are some of our most frequently asked questions from prospective franchisees.
No. The Adept Cleaning Services concept is unique and we have designed a training programme which will teach you our complete operating system.
Watch our interview with Steve Hands, Franchisee of Birmingham West as he explains what experience he had prior to joining the Adept team.
The Franchise Agreement is initially for a term of five years and is renewable without further payment for a further five-year period. Renewal will be on the terms applicable to new franchisees at that time.
Yes, subject to certain conditions, one of which is that any purchaser must be approved by Adept Franchise Services. A percentage of the sale price must also be paid to Adept Franchise Services to cover the cost of training the new franchisee.
This is dependent upon your individual circumstances. All of the major banks have a franchise department and are used to dealing with potential franchisees. We have submitted details of Adept Cleaning Services to all of these banks so that they will be fully aware of our particular franchise offer.
We are seeking franchisees for territories in most major towns and cities.
Our intention is to allocate only one franchise to each franchise territory and this territory will be clearly defined by postcodes. The objective, so far as possible, is to equalise the number of potential clients (i.e. commercial businesses) within each franchise territory.
Adept Cleaning Services negotiates preferential buying rates with leading suppliers of cleaning materials and equipment. Franchisees are required to purchase only from these approved suppliers as they will benefit from the preferential rate and, even more importantly, can be assured of the quality of the products provided.
Your own initial training is included in the Franchise Package. Training or re-training of other senior staff by Adept Cleaning Services can be arranged if required but any such training would be chargeable to the franchisee.