House Doctors

Part of the Premium Service Brands family, Handyman Pro specializes in countless handyman services, from miscellaneous home repairs and maintenance to carpentry, remodels, and more. We maintain your home so you can take care of the more important things in your life.

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House Doctors


House Doctors Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2023


House Doctors is a handyman and home improvement business model. No project is too small or too large. We have a unique offering not seen in any other handyman concept which is a subscription based revenue stream. Where for $149 per month, a homeowner, renter or small business owner can receive 2 hours of handyman service a month. Another unique feature is our relationship with the Home Depot that benefits the franchisee from a customer acquisition perspective as well as from a recruiting perspective. House Doctors has a 20+ year track record, over 40 franchisees, and unit economics that are very attractive (included in Item 19.) With Premium Service Brands acquiring House Doctors in October 2020, an already great franchise just got a whole lot stronger!

Company Details

Established: 1997
First Unit Franchised: 1997, acquired by PSB in 2021
Franchised Units: 60+
Company Owned Units: 0
States Registered In: Alaska - AK, Alabama - AL,Arkansas - AR,  Arizona - AZ, Colorado - CO, Connecticut - CT, Delaware - DE, Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Iowa - IA, Idaho - ID, Kansas - KS, Kentucky - KY, Louisiana - LA, Massachusetts - MA, Maine - ME,  Missouri - MO, Mississippi - MS, Montana - MT, North Carolina - NC, Nebraska - NE, New Hampshire - NH, New Jersey - NJ, New Mexico - NM, Nevada - NV, New York - NY, Ohio - OH, Oklahoma - OK, Oregon - OR, Pennsylvania - PA, South Carolina - SC, Tennessee - TN, Texas - TX, Utah - UT, Vermont - VT,  West Virginia - WV, Wyoming - WY

Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By House Doctors

Financial Assistance Provided: No
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Recruiting Assistance: No
Cooperative Advertising: Yes

Training is 4 Weeks total and is both Virtual and in-person at our office in Charlottesville, VA

3 weeks virtual
1 week live in Charlottesville

Topics covered are as follows:
Marketing 101 and Marketing Spend
Financial Planning
Production Processing and Hiring 101
CRM training
Industry Knowledge
Sales 101 and Sales Process
Services Provided
Pre-opening Procedures
Human Resources
Management Procedures
Customer Service Procedures
Scheduling Jobs

2023 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a House Doctors Franchise.

What does a House Doctors Franchise Cost?

House Doctors franchise fees for 2023:

Cash Investment: Varies $50K Min Liquid Capital; $15,000 down payment if using SBA loan
Total Investment: $101,350 - $145,000
Minimum Net Worth: $150,000
Franchise Fee: $65,000
Royalty: 6%
Ad: 2%
Item 19: No
Average Number of Employees: 2
Visa Candidates: Yes
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home-Based: Yes
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: Yes, 10% off of the franchise fee ($6,500 discount)

Is House Doctors a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. House Doctors 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 House Doctors a Home Based franchise?

Yes. House Doctors is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do House Doctors Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is House Doctors a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. House Doctors is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does House Doctors Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. House Doctors franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does House Doctors Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. House Doctors franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is House Doctors Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. House Doctors franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is House Doctors Looking for International franchisees?

No. House Doctors franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see House Doctors'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, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

50-100 UNITS

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

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Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


House Doctors Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing House Doctors franchises for sale. We may have House Doctors 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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