Chem-Dry, The NAtural Way to Clean CArpets and Upholstery
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What is the Chem-Dry Carpet Cleaning Franchise?

We started out in 1977 with the goal of becoming a green alternative to traditional carpet cleaning. We use our company patented products and extensive experience in the industry to make people’s homes and workplaces healthier as we clean more spaces than any other company. Our brand has a $3.9 billion market share in home carpet cleaning and our distinguished franchise owners are dedicated to providing top-notch service. The American carpet cleaning industry is substantial and experiencing growth along with the population:

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  • It has a historic growth rate of approximately five percent annually and is expected to gross $4.4 billion in 2015.
  • Chem-Dry is the nation’s largest carpet cleaning franchise and is based in Logan, Utah, and Nashville, Tennessee.
  • We have more than 3,500 franchises that use the company’s patented products around the globe and have the advantage of more than 35 years of experience.
  • There is a good deal of untapped market potential in this industry. Every year, more than 10 billion square feet of new carpet is installed in the United States and all of it requires regular cleaning.

And that’s just in the U.S. Canada’s 13.3 million households add up to a market about 10 percent of the size of the U.S., which equals roughly 1 billion more square feet of carpet installed every single year. Our unique cleaning process involves the use of hot carbonated water extraction to eliminate dust, dirt, oils and allergens in carpet fibers as well as other types of surfaces. This process allows carpets to dry more quickly and remain cleaner and healthier for longer than any other method. This gives us an edge in the industry and we are proud to carry the seal of approval for our process from the Carpet and Rug Institute.

This is an ideal franchise for an entrepreneurial-minded individual with ambition, determination and an aptitude for business. We provide the necessary training during a week-long session in either Logan, Utah, or Nashville, Tennessee, and you can start your Chem-Dry business as soon as you’ve completed training.

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We’ve committed ourselves to building the largest and most trusted carpet cleaning brand in the country and we are working to expand both our locations and percentage share in the market. This all translates to a considerable business opportunity for our franchise owners.

We safeguard our competitive advantage and intellectual property to guarantee the security of our franchisees; investments. Chem-Dry’s chief goal is to support the growth and profitability of our franchisees and our products, services and professionalism are all designed to achieve this.


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All this adds up to a rock-solid business opportunity for our franchise owners. We protect our competitive advantages and intellectual property to ensure that our franchisees; investments are secure. We’re driven by one overriding concern: the profitability of our franchisees. Our products, services and professionalism are all designed to meet this goal.

We’ve worked hard to build the largest and most respected carpet cleaning brand in the country, and we’re expanding both our number of locations and our percentage of market share.