Handyman Connection

Handyman Connection is North America's largest handyman and remodeling company in a huge $200 billion dollar industry with very little true competition. Handyman targets assertive leaders (not craftsman) to operate a multimillion dollar business. Franchisee focus on the business, not in the business, to oversee marketing, sales, operations and profitability.

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Handyman Connection


Handyman Connection Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


About Us

The Original Home Improvement Specialists

Handyman Connection is a handyman and home services franchise concept that serves the repair, restoration and maintenance needs of residential and business customers. Handyman Connection specializes in small to medium home improvements, repairs and remodeling, covering a wide range of "around-the-house" type handyman tasks including repairs, installations and maintenance.

Handyman Connection offers its franchise owners the opportunity for real, personal business success. The need for property repairs is never ending - it isn't a trend or a fad that will disappear next year. Property owners always need "something done," and Handyman Connection makes it happen. Handyman Connection provides a valuable service within the communities we serve, helping property owners maintain and improve their homes and businesses. Unlike general handyman services, Handyman Connection connects our customers with specialists skilled in particular trades, supporting our belief in providing a quality customer experience on every project.

As a Handyman Connection franchise owner, you'll finally be in control of your life. You keep your own schedule, you run your own business, you are your own boss. And the equity you build is yours.

Why Handyman Connection?

Top reasons franchisees love owning a Handyman Connection franchise

  • Home repair and remodeling is a vibrant industry that is rebounding and has numerous demand factors in place for a sustained period of time
  • A Handyman Connection franchise offers a simple business model
    • no inventory
    • low overhead
    • few if any employees
  • a Handyman Connection franchise offers You personal flexibility -both in your time and in your lifestyle
  • a Handyman Connection franchise offers You freedom - from the corporate grind; to make your own decisions; to grow and build a business as you want it to be
  • as a Handyman Connection franchisee, you will work for yourself
  • the business offers sound financial rewards for those that make the most of the system and business model
    • higher average job size compared to competition
    • higher average sales per territory
  • corporate support - we offer the right mix of guidance and autonomy
  • the ability to interact with, support and service your local community
  • you will have the ability to interact with and learn from other Handyman Connection franchisees, customers and the craftsmen you engage to provide the services to homeowners

Company Details

Year founded: 1990
Year franchised: 1993
Number of franchises currently operating: 61
US markets available: we have territory and resale's in virtually every major market in the US as well as small markets

Support and Training Offered By Handyman Connection

Provide Complete Road Map to open business: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No (not necessary)
Co-operative Advertising: In specific major markets

Owners really never stop training. The home office is there every step of the way in the first year with a dedicated training specialist. After the first year there is on-ging owner training, support groups and more.

Here are details: Training and support program details: 5 week initial Bootcamp including webinars & conference calls followed by  6 day, in-classroom training; followed by field support in franchisees specific market & ongoing Weekly Goal Setting & Review Calls to teach wave of business and make key decisions. Monthly Financial Calls to understand margins and all costs involved.
Peer Review to provide specific feedback from experience franchisees Forum Call. Monthly calls of multiple franchisees less than two years to provide feedback/gain insight.
Average number of employees required: 1-2 with subs

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Handyman Connection Franchise.

What does a Handyman Connection Franchise Cost?

Handyman Connection franchise fees for 2024:

Total investment range: $105,520 -$213,824
Net worth requirement: $250,000 (ask us)
Franchise fee: $65,000
Royalty: 5%
Software Technology Fee $5,000

Additional fees: 3% brand fund & 1% Technology Fund
Vetfran program: Yes!! $10,000 off franchise fee
Executive Model - Manage the Manager 

Is Handyman Connection a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Handyman Connection is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Handyman Connection a Home Based franchise?

No. Handyman Connection is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Handyman Connection Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Handyman Connection a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Handyman Connection is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Handyman Connection Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Handyman Connection franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Handyman Connection Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Handyman Connection franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Handyman Connection Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

Yes. Handyman Connection franchise is looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Handyman Connection Looking for International franchisees?

No. Handyman Connection franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Handyman Connection'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

Home Services, Maintenance, Repair & Restoration, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

50-100 UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

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Handyman Connection Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Handyman Connection franchises for sale. We may have Handyman Connection 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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