Fish Window Cleaning

At Fish Window Cleaning Franchisees do not clean windows, they have employees who do the windows, and their job is to manage the business. Fish focuses on low rise commercial window cleaning and have developed it into a much larger and more profitable business than most would ever dream possible

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Fish Window Cleaning


Fish Window Cleaning Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


What do a Bank President, Sales Manager, Wall Street Broker, Restaurant Manager, Engineer and Baseball Player all have in common?

They and 150 others own Fish Window Cleaning!

Why Fish Window Cleaning?

  • Unparalleled franchise support.
  • One corporate support staff for every six franchisees.
  • We come to your market again, again and again.
  • In business since 1978.
  • High frequency repeat business.
  • Plan-able growth.
  • Low start-up cost.
  • High profit margin.
  • Growing demand.
  • No high rise!
  • Monday - Friday, daytime hours.
  • Proprietary software - Profitable routing & scheduling.
  • If you want to be a "one-man-show" you don't need us!
  • We teach you to develop a growing business.

The Fish Window Cleaning Franchise is backed by 29 years of experience!
Fish Window Cleaning has been consistently featured in Entrepreneur's Top 500 since its first year franchising.

The United States Department of Commerce offers the following statistics regarding business venture successes and failures:

Franchise Operations -
96% success rate after 1 year
92% success rate after 5 years

Independents -
62% still in operation after 1 year
25% still in operation after 5 years

Company Details

Established: 1978
First Unit Franchised: 1998
Franchised Units: 250+
Company Owned Units: 1
States Registered In: Fish is registered in all 50 U.S. states

Support and Training Offered By Fish Window Cleaning

Assistance with obtaining financing. 
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Co-Operative Advertising: Yes
Training: 5 weeks pre trainig
5 full, intensive days in St. Louis
2 seperate support trips (post training) in their market
Ongoing weekly topical conference calls
Regional meetings
Annual meeting
Other Info: Fish support staff's time in franchisee's towns is spent marketing their business and selling accounts - feet on the street to help them win business.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Fish Window Cleaning Franchise.

What does a Fish Window Cleaning Franchise Cost?

Fish Window Cleaning franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: Depends on financing capabilities
Total Investment: $106,800 - $171,500 depending on package size
Minimum Net Worth: $100,000
Franchise Fee: $49,900, $59,900, $74,900
Royalty: 8% - 6%
Ad: 1%
Average Number of Employees: 5 - 20
Passive Ownership: Not for the first several years
Home Based: No
B2B: No
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Special Discount Programs: 10% off franchise fee for VetFran

Is Fish Window Cleaning a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Fish Window Cleaning is not a semi absentee franchise. The owner of the franchise (the franchisee) is expected to be involved in all aspects of day-to-day operations.

Is Fish Window Cleaning a Home Based franchise?

No. Fish Window Cleaning is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Fish Window Cleaning Franchise Owners Make?

Click here to find out how much Fish Window Cleaning franchisees make. Fish Window Cleaning offers an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document which provides financial information about select franchisees in their franchise system.

Is Fish Window Cleaning a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Fish Window Cleaning is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Fish Window Cleaning Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Fish Window Cleaning franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Fish Window Cleaning Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Fish Window Cleaning franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Fish Window Cleaning Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Fish Window Cleaning franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Fish Window Cleaning Looking for International franchisees?

No. Fish Window Cleaning franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Fish Window Cleaning's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

Buying a Franchise Guide: What is a Franchise Disclosure Document?

When evaluating a franchise opportunity, reading and understanding the current version of their FDD is a necessity. Considering the benefits of franchising, such as established brand recognition and support from the franchisor, it's important to also take into account franchise fees and franchising royalty fees. Since most franchisors are privately owned companies, the current versions of their FDDs are typically not available unless requested directly from them.

Click here to connect with a Franchise Consultant who can help you obtain a copy quickly and for free. They can also guide you through the essential franchise questions to ask, ensuring you make a well-informed decision about your investment.

Additional Information

Additional Categories

Cleaning & Maid Services, Maintenance, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

100+ UNITS

Cash Required

$100,000 - $250,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Fish Window Cleaning Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Fish Window Cleaning franchises for sale. We may have Fish Window Cleaning franchise resales. A franchise resale is an already established franchise owned by a franchisee and the franchisee is looking to sell their franchise.

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About our rankings: The IFPG uses its internal data collected from our membership portal to identify which franchises had the most activity in the past week. This ranking system is not based on franchise sales, franchisee success rates or number of units open. Our ranking system should not be used to make a decision on which franchise to buy it was solely created for internal purposes and for our IFPG Members.