Frequently Asked Questions
Have a question about franchising with SystemForward America? Keep reading to learn more.
Frequently Asked Questions
SFA is run by a franchisee. Our CEO understands better than most what exactly you’re going through. This informs us and helps us determine how to support our franchisees, now and in the future. Also, with SFA, there are no hidden fees. You pay the initial franchise fee and royalties, and that’s it.
Zero HVAC experience required. Zero plumbing experience required. Zero locksmithing experience required. SFA looks for a different kind of experience: skills you have acquired from previous careers. This may include things like leadership, upper level management, accounting, or financial marketing. Not sure if you fit into that category? Contact us today to find out!
Though SFA does not finance directly, we are happy to provide you with any and all resources necessary to get you started on that path. SFA is registered and certified with the SBA (Small Business Association) which is just one of the many third party financing opportunities available to you, because our brands are well known and kept in high regard.
Most of our locations open with anywhere between 1 and 3 employees. This number can vary, and we work closely with each location to determine which model is the best fit.
Yes, absolutely. SFA differs from other franchise systems in the fact that we provide a greater amount of support for our franchisees. We are in constant communication with you throughout the process, walking you through every step. We offer over 40 hours of initial training and business set-up support before your doors are open, as well as bi-weekly calls from the operations and marketing teams. After opening, you will have weekly calls with both operations and marketing teams, as well as additional support from outside vendors.
We are committed to supporting each and every one of our franchisees because we care deeply about your success; we are your partners, not simply your franchise system. In fact, our CEO is a franchisee himself, so he understands better than most what exactly you’re going through. This informs us and helps us determine what is best for you, our franchisee, now and in the future.
From getting your business started to years into your franchise journey, SFA is there for whatever you may require.
For more information on pricing and to view cost breakdowns by franchise, click here.
Yes, however, physical locations are a minimal expense. This is due to the fact that in the home services industry, providers travel to customers versus the customer coming to the provider.
At SFA, we see a difference between the concepts of profit and wealth. Our goal is for each and every one of our franchisees to achieve wealth. That being said, the possibilities are limitless. Please contact us today to find out more details about franchising with SFA, including industry profitability.