The Grounds Guys - Franchise
Quick Franchise Summary
The Grounds Guys provides top-notch landscape management, lawn and grounds care, irrigation, outdoor lighting, and snow and ice removal services for both residential and commercial clients. Request more information today to learn about our high success rate! Financing assistance available to qualified buyers.
The Grounds Guys
Franchise Cost, Fees & Facts for 2020
|Minimum Cash Required||$20,000|
|Total Investment||$73,470 – $200,070|
|# of Existing Units||194|
|Training & Support||Yes|
|Home Office Location||Waco, TX|
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- United States
The Grounds Guys - Franchise Information
You invest in us. We invest in you.
- Proprietary System: Our unique business model is designed for improving overall profitability and sustainability, including state of the art software to streamline operations.
- Comprehensive ongoing training and support: Our Sure Start training helps prepare you for many aspects of operations including how to manage your finances. A dedicated Franchise Consultant will coach you for your first year. Franchisees in their second year of operation and after will be assigned a Regional Service Manager to advise them when needed.
- Registered trademarks and a designated territory: We make sure you are protected.
- Marketing, marketing, and more marketing: Superior marketing strategies and support offered through a 4-Pillar Marketing System:
1. Web: Leading web presence, national and customizable website, bold online social media presence, SEO optimization, and reputation management)
2. Media: National and local media coverage and PR, consistent advertising
3. Engagement: An online software system to receive client feedback and ensure their satisfaction, a referral program to increase a word-of-mouth advertising, automated personalized in-home service reminders and marketing pieces, back marketing email drip campaigns
4. Continuous innovation: The Grounds Guys marketing team keeps ahead of trends and is always looking and learning new ways to keep the Grounds Guys brand the most recognized grounds care brand in the business.
- Nationwide networking support: You’ll have over 245 fellow Grounds Guys franchisees to consult with, PLUS the opportunity to meet up at Regional and National Conferences. That’s a LOT of people to “talk shop” with.
- Vendor Discounts: Cut your expenses with ProTradeNet, a program offering preferred discounts through membership that includes annual rebates.
- Wide Open territory available – Be where you want to be
- No licensing needed
- Customize your franchise to offer the services you are most passionate about
- Commercial Properties are looking for companies they can work with nationwide
- Unique Culture of Care -- Attract and retain good people
- Part of the Neighborly family of brands, with LIVE R.I.C.H. values
"As a Ground Guys franchisee, the future is really in our hands, and that's what we are most excited about. We're able to set any goal that we want and know that we have the vehicle in place to achieve it. I'm learning how to be a business owner and not having the business run my life." Kenny Smith, Grounds Guys franchisee, Spokane Valley, WA
"Our business grew quickly by learning how to attract loyal team members." Peter Van Stralen, Grounds Guys President, CANADA
"I have more control over my business which allows me to have more time to focus on building my business and enjoying my family." Brad Bell, Grounds Guys franchisee, Owensboro,KY
Military & Veteran Promotions
Veterans can also receive special support from our franchise organization. We offer the VetFran Incentive to qualified honorably discharged veterans. This incentive provides a 15% veteran discount on the minimum initial franchise fee. G.I. Jobs magazine has listed us among its Military Friendly Franchises ® , and the Military Times has recognized us as a Best for Vets ® franchise.