With summer finally here, many of us are looking to spend some time getting our gardens in the best possible shape we can.
It can be difficult to find a space for gardening, which is where the professionals can help. If you’re a keen gardener and you’re looking for a new challenge, there are so many franchises which offer a range of gardening services and which may be just what you’re looking for. Here are just three of them:
1. Ed’s Garden Maintenance
Do you want to be part of a fast-growing business which has already delivered over £1.6 million worth of gardening services? Ed’s Garden Maintenance has become one of the biggest names in the gardening business and is still expanding. With franchises all over the UK and franchisees coming from all different walks of life, Ed’s Garden Maintenance is a dynamic franchise which could be perfect for a talented gardener, or even if you’re just looking for a change in career.
Back in 2003, Edward Mauleverer left the corporate world behind and decided to search for a more satisfying and meaningful career. Having previously wanted to have his own farm, Ed started initially offering lawn cutting and hedge trimming, and spent four years building and refining his business model to create the successful franchise that Ed’s Garden Maintenance has grown into today, with over 30 operators across the UK.
Ed’s passion for his business and the successful business model he has created means that aspiring franchisees can benefit from and experienced and dedicated franchisor. Franchisees will become part of a growing team and the only requirements are a positive attitude and strong work-ethic. Ed’s also allows franchisees to ‘split’ their business with a new franchisee when they have built up a significant pool of customers, so being a team player is also highly important. And, of course, you will have all the marketing and business support that you need to expand your franchise!
2. Clean Cut
A well-established and expanding franchise, Clean Cut has grown into a vast network of dedicated and enthusiastic gardening entrepreneurs. With operators all over the country, Clean Cut presents enthusiastic individuals with a fantastic opportunity to build their own business and take their skills to the next level. Even if you do not have any prior gardening experience, Clean Cut can help you create manage a team of skilled gardeners, so no matter which walk of life you come from, you will be able to grow a successful business which you can be proud of.
Clean Cut has grown massively from its humble beginnings. Owner Simon Studd was keen to set up his own business and become his own boss, so he started offering lawn mowing services, with his car and trusty lawnmower his only tools. Since then, Clean Cut has become a successful franchise network, which runs without Simon ever having to leave the office! Simon has worked hard to develop a proven business model based on the support that he never had but needed when he initially set up his business, and this support is vital for Clean Cut’s growth.
New Clean Cut franchisees will receive full training and help with marketing. In addition, Clean Cut will give budding managers all the necessary tools to manage their team effectively and produce quality work from day one. With a supportive franchisor on your side, you can turn your enthusiasm and commitment into a successful career.
Did you know that artificial grass is big business? Due to its low-maintenance and long life-span, artificial turf is being used by homeowners and sports teams alike, and Artiscapes has seen the benefits it can bring first-hand. Now established as the number 1 provider of artificial turf, Artiscapes is looking to expand nationally. In order to that, it needs committed and enthusiastic franchisees like you. So if you have a keen attention to detail and you believe you can deliver quality customer service, Artiscapes wants to hear from you.
The same quality service that Artiscapes provides to its customers is also given to its franchisees. If you have no knowledge of artificial turf, don’t worry! Artiscapes has a full training programme which takes place at both their base in Gloucester and at a convenient location for you, which could be your own home! For the more complicated installations, you will have the chance to work with an established Artiscapes franchisee who will teach you everything you need to know. Being an Artiscapes franchisee also means being part of a growing team.
In addition, once you are established, Artiscapes will continue to support you with marketing and you will also work within your own territory. Regardless of your previous experience, becoming an Artiscapes franchisee could be the perfect career change for you, especially if you are hard-working and enthusiastic about the services you offer.
Find your franchise
There are so many other gardening franchises out there, and you can find most of them here at Reed Commercial. So if you’re looking to build a business to be proud of, get in touch with us.Tags: artiscapes, clean cut, ed’s garden maintenance, franchise, gardener