Questions and Answers
Do I need to have experience in the painting business?
Absolutely not. If you have management and networking experience, and a willingness to learn and an ambition to succeed, we’ll teach you the ProTect Painters way of doing business.
Who’s right for this franchise?
This franchise is ideally suited for someone who has management experience, strong organizational skills, an assertive personality, and the ability to deal with multiple tasks at one time. Men, women, or husband and wife teams can run this franchise.
Is this a seasonal business?
Not for ProTect Painters. If you follow our systems, you’ll find our segment of the market is year round and recession resistant.
Will I have competition?
Yes, of course, every business has competition. We welcome it. Most of your competitors will be independent operators. When your customers have an opportunity to evaluate our quality and professional service against the competition, we are the best value.
Is a license required?
In most areas, no license is required. Some areas may require a normal business license or a state contractor’s license.
Will I need painting crews?
Yes. You will need between 3-5 crews. We will help you build your stable of crews.
How much money can I make?
The FTC does not allow franchisors to make financial promises. You will have an opportunity to visit with our franchisees and ask any questions including financial projections. If you are willing to work hard and follow our business plan, you will be rewarded. This business is ideally suited for growth and expansion. And ProTect Painters is a year-round business with a quick ramp up and long-term financial security.
How much working capital do I need?
Everybody’s financial needs and expectations are different. Our Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD) includes information that will help you make that determination. We estimate that you will need approximately $50,000 in working capital after initial investments.
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