There is no doubt that with a recession and multiple redundancies in view, many people's thoughts turn to start up their own business.
One of the easiest businesses to start up is a cleaning business. The popular perception is that lots of money can be made for doing very little. Just get a few cleaning ladies in and charge what you can get away with.
Among all franchise cleaning businesses the best janitorial franchise in USA is the one who has license combined with years of experience.
Sadly we've seen, in the course of many years at running our own cleaning business, just how wrong this idea is. It can go so wrong for you, so very quickly. This article looks at really how to start your own cleaning business, right from the ground floor up, based around our own experience and that of observed experiences.
You need to know first and foremost the most important factors:
- Professionalism in appearance and knowledge
- Tailor the work to the customer's needs, not yours
- Know exactly what you are doing and how to do the work
- Do what you say you are going to do and when you are going to do it.
- Be very particular in the results of the work.
These are difficult points for many people to grasp. Its dirty work so you will naturally wear old jeans and T-shirts with trainers. You should wear proper industrial shoes and overalls or a tabard or similar.
You may want to start with your own vacuum cleaner, and cleaning products which you've bought from the supermarket You should use a professional vacuum cleaner and professional products which you get from janitorial suppliers. This includes items like clothes, mops and buckets and hand buckets.