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Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Franchise

Mr. Rooter® Plumbing is a drain cleaning and plumbing home services franchise, with over 230 franchises in the United States and Canada. Mr. Rooter Plumbing provides benefits like proprietary technology, marketing strategy and local market plan support, longevity strategies, and a shared recruiting platform for office staff and service professionals.

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Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Franchise Opportunity

The Mr. Rooter® Plumbing franchise opportunity brings the best in the business together into a unified family of professionals working toward the same goals. Put simply: they’re on your team. Franchise owners have access to expert advice from other experienced franchise owners and veteran businesspeople throughout their franchising journey to help each owner achieve success.

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Franchising with Mr. Rooter® Plumbing

Business Model

Mr. Rooter Plumbing offers a streamlined business model with low overhead, minimal office space, an established concept, and few moving parts.

Key Benefits

Be The Boss You Deserve to Be.
Capitalize on your years of career experience in this executive ownership franchise opportunity. Mr. Rooter trains business owners, not plumbers.

Build Your Dream Business.
Create the professional environment you always wished you had. You make the schedule, you choose your employees, and you create opportunities.

You Don’t Have To Go It Alone.
Learn the best practices in the industry from a network of experts to get more from your professional life than you ever have before.

Franchise Support Comes Standard.
One of the best things about franchise ownership is the ability to be in business for yourself with the backing of an experienced franchisor and a network of seasoned, helpful fellow franchise owners.

Access To More.
Discounts on insurance, workman’s comp, and cutting-edge equipment like trenchless sewer line repair.

Professionalism & Consistency.
Eye-catching service vehicles and professional employee uniforms so customers always know who to trust.

A Reputation Like No Other.
North America trusts Mr. Rooter Plumbing. They have a solid reputation for excellence spanning from coast to coast.

Marketing Support

Capitalize on the most effective techniques in local, national, and digital marketing, as well as targeted strategies to keep the phone ringing and make the most of your territory.

Training Programs

From the minute you start a franchise, your training and support programs come to life. The Sure Start training lasts 4-6 weeks with a combination of classroom-style training in business operations, sales and marketing, and hands-on experience. You’ll have assistance from a Franchise Business Coach and Industry Experts to help you with ongoing best practices, provide advice and visit your business to ensure you’re on the right track!

Franchise owners also receive access to an all-in-one tool to manage operations, including frontline service and support, customer satisfaction, marketing and sales, and financial awareness.

Is there a discount for veterans?

Mr. Rooter Plumbing offers 15% off Initial Franchise Fee for qualified Veterans via VetFran.

Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Cost & Fees

Here’s what you can expect to spend to start the business and what ongoing fees the franchisor charges throughout the life of the business.

  • Initial Investment

    The total estimated cost for establishing the business (including: franchise fee, fixed assets, inventory, deposits, other fees and costs, and the working capital required for initial start-up).

    $80,600 - $191,140
  • Net Worth Requirement

    Net worth is the value of all assets, minus the total of all liabilities (what is owned minus what is owed). 

    $250,000
  • Cash Requirement

    Your liquid capital, or the cash you need on-hand in order to be able to enter into the franchise agreement.

    $50,000

Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Videos

Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Franchise Owners Doug & Georgina Johns Share Their Experience Franchising

Mr. Rooter® Plumbing Awards from Franchise Business Review

2023 Top Franchise
2021 Most Profitable
2021 Recession Proof
2021 Top Low Cost
2021 Top
2020 Best Culture
2020 Top Home-Based Franchise
2020 Franchise Rockstar
2020 Top Low Cost
2020 FBR Top

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Mr. Rooter® Plumbing is a drain cleaning and plumbing home services franchise, with over 230 franchises in the United States and Canada. Mr. Rooter Plumbing provides benefits like proprietary technology, marketing strategy and local market plan support, longevity strategies, and a shared recruiting platform for office staff and service professionals.

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  • Min. Cash Required: $50,000
  • Net Worth Required: $250,000
  • Total Startup Investment: $80,600 - $191,140
  • Franchising Since: 1972
  • Franchise Units: 242