Start Your Own Cleaning Service: Maid Service, Janitorial Service, Carpet and Upholstery Service, and More [NOOK Book]

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Sweep Up the Profits

If it can be cleaned, chances are people will pay you to clean it. Houses, carpet, upholstery, windows … the list goes on and on. A vast majority of dual-income families use cleaning services, which means your market is huge. Startup is easy and requires little initial investment.

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Start Your Own Cleaning Service: Maid Service, Janitorial Service, Carpet and Upholstery Service, and More

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Overview

Sweep Up the Profits

If it can be cleaned, chances are people will pay you to clean it. Houses, carpet, upholstery, windows … the list goes on and on. A vast majority of dual-income families use cleaning services, which means your market is huge. Startup is easy and requires little initial investment.

The experts at Entrepreneur show you what it takes to start three of the most in-demand cleaning businesses—residential maid service, commercial janitorial service and carpet/upholstery cleaning—including:

• Current statistics and trend forecasts that keep you ahead of the curve
• The ins and outs of finding customers
• Ideas for hiring and training employees
• What equipment and supplies you’ll need (and where to find them)
• How to use technology to make your business competitive
• Up-to-date legal, tax and insurance requirements
• How to avoid common pitfalls
• Surefire tips for growing your business
• And more

This updated guide also contains answers to frequently asked questions, an appendix full of additional resources, and tons of checklists to guide you through each step of the startup process. Let our experts help you become a squeaky-clean success today!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781613082669
  • Publisher: Entrepreneur Press
  • Publication date: 4/21/2014
  • Series: StartUp Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: Fourth Edition
  • Pages: 188
  • Sales rank: 553,336
  • File size: 2 MB

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Entrepreneur Media, Inc. is the premier content provider for and about entrepreneurs. Their products engage and inspire every day with advice, solutions, and resources that fuel the bold and independent way entrepreneurs think. After 31 years, nobody reaches more growing businesses.

Entrepreneur Press is a leading small-business trade publisher, providing aspiring, emerging, and growing entrepreneurs with actionable solutions to every business challenge—ultimately, leading them from business idea to business success.

Jacquelyn Lynn is a freelance business writer and ghostwriter whose dynamic books and insightful articles have been helping business leaders work smarter and more profitably for more than two decades. She has written and ghostwritten more than 25 books; 3,000+ articles that have appeared in over 100 regional, national and international publications; plus countless blogs, ebooks, newsletters, white papers, news releases, and other materials.
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