Smart Carpet Cleaning

Smart Carpet Cleaning revolutionizes the industry with its low moisture, independently verified deep cleaning system that uses 90% less water, residue-free solutions, and affordable prices, particularly benefiting the underserved commercial market by eliminating traditional carpet cleaning inconveniences, allowing franchisees to focus on growth in exclusive territories with founder support.

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Smart Carpet Cleaning


Smart Carpet Cleaning Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024


Smart Carpet Cleaning is bringing the carpet cleaning industry into the future. We are the only low moisture carpet cleaning system that has been independently verified for deep cleaning. By using 90% less water and a residue free cleaning solution, we are able to offer customers high quality results at price points other carpet cleaners can't compete with.

Not only is Smart Carpet's cleaning process a breakthrough, it also opens the door to the commercial market. Up until now, commercial "big-box" properties have been under-served by the major players in the carpet cleaning industry. Unlike other companies, Smart Carpet wins in the commercial space because we eliminate all the negatives that are traditionally associated with carpet cleaning. Our method deep cleans without requiring hoses to be run through the property, or having equipment be tethered to our van. Customers never need to close down areas, open windows, or run fans for hours.

Smart Carpet's exceptional pricing has allowed us to build a business with 80% of clients in the commercial sector. Our focus on commercial properties allow us to build year round predictable revenue, and stops franchisees from wasting time so they can focus on growing their business!

We offer exclusive territories in the best markets in the nation, along with training and support directly from the founder. Our founding location is well established, having been tested in the marketplace for over 17 years. Most importantly, our business model is meant to start as owner-operator, but has great potential to scale. If you want to dominate the commercial service industry, Smart Carpet Cleaning has a tremendous advantage to achieve your business goals!

Company Details

Established: 2006
First Unit Franchised: 2023
Franchised Units: 1
Company Owned Units: 1
States Registered In: Alabama - AL, Arizona - AZ, Arkansas - AR, Colorado - CO, Connecticut - CT, Delaware - DE, Florida - FL, Georgia - GA, Idaho - ID, Iowa - IA, Kansas - KS, Kentucky - KY, Louisiana - LA, Maine - ME, Massachusetts - MA, Mississippi - MS, Missouri - MO, Montana - MT, Nebraska - NE, Nevada - NV, New Hampshire - NH, New Jersey - NJ, New Mexico - NM, North Carolina - NC, 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, Wyoming - WY
Canada Franchises: No
International Franchises: No

Support and Training Offered By Smart Carpet Cleaning

Financial Assistance Provided: We have 3rd party lenders with special rates for our owners
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Recruiting Assistance: Yes
Cooperative Advertising: No

In-person, hands-on training: You will spend up to five days at our corporate headquarters where you will learn how to master every aspect of the business model, including:

On-the-job training, where you will learn how to perform our deep cleaning process, first in a controlled, safe classroom setting, and then at actual job sites
How to sell Smart Carpet Cleaning services
How to implement our marketing strategy
How to use our CRM to effectively manage your business
How to set realistic goals for your new business

Marketing support: You don't have to be a marketing genius to franchise with Smart Carpet Cleaning. We provide you with all the marketing materials needed to get the word out about your business and build brand awareness in your market.

Technology support: We provide you with the technology and tools you need to help you grow your business, including a customized CRM Salesforce system for work order management, scheduling, invoicing, account management, marketing functions, field crew mobile platform, and more.

Field support: We will make visits to your business as needed to help ensure that your business is running smoothly and provide you with in-person professional development.

Convenient product ordering: We make ordering cleaning products easy through our exclusive Smart Supply Co. with a low-price guarantee.

Ongoing mentoring: You will get personalized coaching and professional development from founder Robert Valois so that you can become the entrepreneur you know you can be.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Smart Carpet Cleaning Franchise.

What does a Smart Carpet Cleaning Franchise Cost?

Smart Carpet Cleaning franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $0-$10,000
Total Investment: $120,000-$145,000
Minimum Net Worth: $40,000
Franchise Fee: $34,000
Royalty: 6%
Ad: 2%, but not yet currently collecting until we expand our ownership base
Item 19: Yes
Average Number of Employees: 2
Visa Candidates: Yes
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home-Based: Yes
B2B: Yes, we are 80% commercial
Master Franchise Opportunities: No
Veteran Discount: $2,000 off first territory

Is Smart Carpet Cleaning a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Smart Carpet Cleaning 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 Smart Carpet Cleaning a Home Based franchise?

Yes. Smart Carpet Cleaning is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Smart Carpet Cleaning Franchise Owners Make?

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

Is Smart Carpet Cleaning a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Smart Carpet Cleaning is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Smart Carpet Cleaning Offer a Veteran Discount?

Yes. Smart Carpet Cleaning franchise does offer a veteran discount.

Does Smart Carpet Cleaning Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

Yes. Smart Carpet Cleaning franchise does work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Smart Carpet Cleaning Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Smart Carpet Cleaning franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Smart Carpet Cleaning Looking for International franchisees?

No. Smart Carpet Cleaning franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Smart Carpet 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

Business Opportunities, Cleaning & Maid Services, Green & Eco Friendly, Home Services, Miscellaneous & Unique, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open


Cash Required

Less than $25,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Smart Carpet Cleaning Franchises for Sale

Click Here to inquire about existing Smart Carpet Cleaning franchises for sale. We may have Smart Carpet 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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