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Crime Scene Cleanup: Franchise Process

What The Process Entails

Step 1: Request Info

(We will respond within 24 to 48 hours)

Fill in the information on our Request Info page. Our franchise review team will review the information and respond to you within 48 hours.

Step 2: Initial Meeting

(Within 1 week of initial contact)

Once we have reviewed your initial information we will set up a conference call and/or webinar with you to meet each other. We will get to know you and we will provide an overview of our franchise system, territories, and requirements to purchase a Steri-Clean franchise.

Step 3: Franchise Application

(Immediately after Initial Meeting if Candidate and Franchisor are a good fit)

If all parties agree that we are a good fit for each other, we will send you a link to fill in our Franchise Application. The application will include information on you and any other partners. The application will include basic information about the candidates plus financial information which will qualify your availability of funds and assets.

Step 4: Background/Credit Checks

(In Conjunction with Application)

Background and credit checks will be performed on any owners of the proposed franchise.

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Step 5: Franchise Review

(1 Week Process)

For those that qualify to continue, our Franchise Review Board will go over your application, desired territory and background information. Once approved you will be sent our FDD to review. You will have a minimum of 14 days to review the document prior to proceeding.

Step 6: Discovery Day

(Depends on Calendar)

At this point an in person Discovery Day at our corporate headquarters would be scheduled. This will give you a firsthand look at our operations and the chance to meet our corporate staff.

Step 7: Franchise Agreement

(Minimum of 2weeks after FDD is received)

If after reviewing the FDD and a visit for  Discovery Day, you would like to proceed, a Franchise Agreement will be provided. You will have a minimum of 7 days to proceed to the next step.

Step 8: Training Program

2 Weeks of training at Steri-Cleans Southern California location, and up to an additional week at Steri-Clean Franchise location if desired and needed. 

For those that are qualified and approved, your purchase of a Steri-Clean territory will be approved and you will begin your training with the Steri-Clean corporate trainers and experienced franchisees. Your new adventure begins as a Steri-Clean Franchise and the opportunities are all yours!

**The total time to open a franchise can range from 2 to 4 months, and longer depending on Franchisee needs.

Getting Support

Steri-Clean is nationally recognized as a leader in both biohazard remediation and hoarding/clutter cleanup.  It is our goal to provide you direction, guidance, assistance, and access to the tools that have built our business to be the best in the industry over the past two decades. Steri-Clean offers our franchises the following support:

Crime Scene Cleanup Training

✓ Focused 2 week training program for all franchise owners and their initial team. This includes 2 weeks at our corporate headquarters, and 1 week onsite at your new franchise location if needed to help you in any way possible getting set up.

✓ Training includes all aspects of proper biohazard remediation, hoarding/clutter remediation, rodent cleaning, homeless encampment cleaning, office management, and billing standards.  We provide you the tools to build and grow your business with marketing support and system training during the initial training and ongoing training as needed at your facility our ours

✓ 24 hour call center staffed with knowledgeable, professional staff to field and transfer calls to you, submit work orders, and dispatch technicians on emergency biohazard calls

✓ Custom built application software system for all franchises to easily track service requests, estimates, and jobs.

✓ Follow-up with clients to ensure their satisfaction and provide feedback to the franchise

✓ Referral leads and appointments from the #1 searched hoarding resources website in the world which receives over 120,000 to 200,000 views per month plus business driven from our crime cleaners website

✓ Exclusive custom built franchise specific microsites and/or webpages on corporate websites

✓ Plus much more

In a market that is extremely fragmented in the approach to cleanup and billing procedures, Steri-Clean desires to bring consistency to the nation with our standardized practices and assist families in “Restoring Homes and Lives.”  You will be reaping the rewards from helping families and clients everyday with the potential to make a great living while doing it!

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