Start Your Own Business
Own a Commercial Cleaning Franchise
For the past 17 years, we have helped thousands of people establish successful, franchised office cleaning businesses. At Corvus, we’re looking for inspired and talented people to partner with us at a moment of extreme growth.
Starting a cleaning business offers you stability, flexibility, and support while you are working hard to make customer’s workplace clean and safe.
In 2018, the revenue of janitorial services in the U.S. reached 61 billion US dollars.
In addition to his businesses track record of customer satisfaction, Joe embodies Corvus’ Values and the Corvus Difference.
Cleaning Matters caught up with Bennie Roberts, a Corvus of New Orleans Franchisee since 2010, for some key insights connected to his business philosophy.
What could be better than setting your own hours, being your own boss, and doing what you’re passionate about?
April’s Franchisee Spotlight Series features Corvus of St. Louis Franchise Owners Adrian West and Darren Starks.
Offices need cleaning, and those fortunate enough to have owned a commercial cleaning business over the past two years have experienced unprecedented growth and financial stability.
Corvus was recognized as one of the top 500 franchises in Entrepreneur’s ranking.
The benefits of partnering with us.
Since 2004, the Corvus Janitorial Systems franchise program has assisted individuals in growing and thriving as entrepreneurs. From financing to technical support to customer acquisitions, our system is designed to help franchisees succeed.
Be your own boss
Fit cleaning around what matters most. Set your own hours and grow at your own pace.
Training and support
No janitorial industry experience is required to start your own business.
You will have the tools to get the job done including electrostatic sprayers and hospital grade disinfectants.
Make money on your schedule that you and your family can depend on.
A partner you can trust
The Corvus team - from operations to marketing - is committed to helping you grow.
Open your own cleaning business with one of the lowest start-up costs in the industry.
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Frequently Asked Questions
- Research the industry. Use online resources to learn more about the franchising and the janitorial industry.
- Compare us to one of our many outstanding competitors in the commercial cleaning franchise space, to find the best fit for you.
- Schedule an in-person meeting at our local office with our Regional Director.
- When you are ready to proceed, you will receive the FDD. After receiving the FDD, you need to wait at least 14 days before purchasing a Corvus franchise.
Read more about starting a cleaning business here.
In short - yes. Commercial cleaning businesses have been, and continue to be, vital in the fight against SARS-CoV-2. Hospitals, restaurants, banks, and other businesses are focused on the merits of professional cleaning and disinfection services to mitigate the risks of the virus. Now more than ever, cleaning matters. A commercial cleaning franchise offers stability, recurring revenue, and a pathway to financial independence - even in uncertain times.
At Corvus Janitorial Systems, our team takes care of contract acquisition; giving you the opportunity to focus on the cleaning portion of the business! Corvus' experienced marketing and sales teams are dedicated to scaling your cleaning business.
The advantage of buying a franchise is that you receive a broad range of assets and services which the franchisor provides. In the case of Corvus, franchisees receive sales and marketing support (Corvus finds the client for you), operate under the umbrella of a nationally recognized brand, access support and training resources, and experience many additional benefits.
Growth depends on your objectives, abilities and preferences. Corvus is set up to accommodate the wide range of aims our Franchisees possess, and therefore the system allows for Franchisees to determine the scope and size of their franchise.
We offer multiple franchise packages with varying start-up costs. Contact us to set up a meeting with a Corvus representative to learn more about the options available to you.
Yes! We will provide you with an initial orientation and training program relating to the operation of your cleaning franchise. Additionally, we offer on-going training and support on an as needed or as requested basis. Training will be conducted by Corvus employees who are in active operations in your regional support office. At times, we will also draw on the experience of our existing Franchisees for training and support.
An FDD is a legal document which is presented to prospective franchisees in a pre-sale disclosure process which presents details of the franchisor's system, costs and policies. The FDD is mandated to be presented to prospective franchisees by state and federal regulators. The document covers approximately 23 items which are aimed to allow the prospective franchisee to make an educated decision about the presented franchise opportunity.
Corvus remains owned and operated by its original founders who started the firm from scratch. We remain committed to our founding mission - to make lives better. In addition to our values, ethics and culture, we believe we’ve retained and possess the drive and hunger necessary to provide our customers, franchisees and teammates with an industry leading experience.