Safer Home Services

Safer Home Services, founded by bug expert Jim Swayne with over 30 years of industry experience, offers an emerging franchise opportunity in the Structural Pest Control market.

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Safer Home Services

Safer Home Services Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Safer Home Services is poised to become the go-to pest control company for property owners across the U.S., delivering top-notch services that customers can count on. For aspiring franchise owners, Safer Home Services franchise offers an incredible investment opportunity with an emerging brand in the growing Structural Pest Control market.

The company was founded by a literal bug expert with more than 30 years in the industry. Founder Jim Swayne has developed a business model that not only excels in treating pests, but also allows franchise owners to effectively build and scale a lucrative pest control business. "We're truly at the front lines of public health," says Swayne. "It's really an important industry, and you're going to be doing important work in your community, protecting people, pets and property from dangerous pests that can cause a lot of damage and pose a lot of health risks."

A major differentiator for Safer Home Services is our unique Once-A-Year Pest Protection service. Unlike other pest management businesses that operate on quarterly or monthly service schedules, our Once-A-Year model is more convenient for customers and more cost-effective for franchisees.

Our comprehensive approach to training covers both the technical and operational sides of running a pest control business. You'll have access to the best technology available in the industry-including termite radar devices-and all technicians will be trained to use these tools. Initial and ongoing training programs are led by in-house experts with decades of experience in everything from entomology to sales and marketing. We'll equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to become a leading pest management professional in your market.

Entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners who invest in Safer Home Services have the pick of the litter in terms of territory - as an emerging brand in the pest control industry, many desirable territories are available in prime markets across the United States. The growth potential with Safer Home Services is virtually unlimited, the opportunity is there, you just have to go after it.

Company Details

Established: 2014
First Unit Franchised: 2017
Franchised Units: 2
Company Owned Units: 3
States Registered In: Alabama - AL, Alaska - AK, Arizona - AZ, Arkansas - AR, Colorado - CO, Connecticut - CT, Delaware - DE, Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Idaho - ID, Indiana - IN, Iowa - IA, Kansas - KS, Kentucky - KY, Louisiana - LA, Maine - ME, Massachusetts - MA, Michigan - MI, Mississippi - MS, Missouri - MO, Montana - MT, Nebraska - NE, Nevada - NV, New Hampshire - NH, New Jersey - NJ, New Mexico - NM, North Carolina - NC, North Dakota - ND, Ohio - OH, Oklahoma - OK, Oregon - OR, Pennsylvania - PA, Rhode Island - RI, South Carolina - SC, South Dakota - SD, Tennessee - TN, Texas - TX, Utah - UT, Vermont - VT, West Virginia - WV, Wisconsin - WI, Wyoming - WY
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By Safer Home Services

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Recruiting Assistance: No
Cooperative Advertising: No
Initial Training takes place at a location in Clearwater, Florida, BFG headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI, or another location designated by us. It may be attended by you and the Managing Owner or, if applicable, the Designated Manager, at no additional fee. The Managing Owner or, if applicable, the Designated Manager must complete the Initial Training to our satisfaction. Initial Training will last up to two (2) weeks in duration and must be completed within four(4) months of signing the franchise agreement. Although we do not charge a fee for attending training, you will be responsible for all travel and living expenses that you and your employees/owners incur. Additional persons employed by you may attend on a space available basis, contingent upon our receipt of our training fee to offset the expenses we incur. All attendees who are not a party to the Franchise Agreement must sign our prescribed form of confidentiality and non-disclosure agreement (Exhibit C of the Franchise Disclosure Document). Training consists of 40 hours of classroom training, and 80 hours of Hands on Field Training. Prior to onsite training, you will have 4-8 weeks of our Jumpstart initial training program.
Cost for Training: Training for 2 people is included in your franchise fee, $250/day/person after that Lodging and airfare included: No

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Safer Home Services Franchise.

What does a Safer Home Services Franchise Cost?

Safer Home Services franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $100,000
Total Investment: $164,175-$215,815
Minimum Net Worth: $200,000
Franchise Fee: $35,000
Royalty: 7%
Ad: 2%
Item 19: Yes
Average Number of Employees: 3
Visa Candidates: No
Passive Ownership: No
Home-Based: No
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: Yes

Is Safer Home Services a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

No. Safer Home Services 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 Safer Home Services a Home Based franchise?

No. Safer Home Services is not a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Safer Home Services Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Safer Home Services a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Safer Home Services is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Safer Home Services Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Safer Home Services franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Safer Home Services Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. Safer Home Services franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Safer Home Services Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Safer Home Services franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Safer Home Services Looking for International franchisees?

No. Safer Home Services franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Safer Home Services's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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Additional Information

Additional Categories

Business Opportunities, Home Services, Pest Control, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open


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


Safer Home Services Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Safer Home Services franchises for sale. We may have Safer Home Services 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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