Lawnscience – South Manchester

Looking for offers in the region of: £ 20,000

Turnover: £ 50,000

Relocatable? No

Business Information

Lawnscience (South Manchester) Limited business for sale.

Offers in the region of £20,000.

Lawnscience (South Manchester) is a one man and van operation which has been trading since 2010. Business for sale due to family relocation.

£50k p.a. turnover, 50%+ profit.

The operating territory area covers 120,000+ homes in the affluent areas of Chorlton (M21), Didsbury, (M22), Cheadle (SK8), Wilmslow (SK9) and Altrincham (WA14 and WA15).

The area is compact, efficient and has been managed over the years to bring the most profit from a tight area. There is huge scope for expansion into neighbouring areas (Stockport, Alderley Edge and Knutsford) with no Lawnscience franchise neighbours.

Lawnscience is an established brand in the area.

The round consists of 300 active customers serviced 5 times a year. An average treatment price of £27 per treatment is one of highest in the brand, reflecting the quality of customer in the area. There are a number of additional selling opportunities throughout the year.

Lawn care is a year round business and Lawnscience also help with expanding into other profitable winter revenue streams such as gutter cleaning and patio cleaning.

Services offered at this branch include:
Lawn surveys
Lawn fertilisation and weed control treatment programme 5 times a year
Moss control
Top dressing
Fungicide and disease control treatments
Pest control treatments and advice
Water conservation and soil conditioning
Total weed kill services
Leaf clearing

Equipment included in the sale:
Plugger PL400 Aerator
John Deere Blade Scarifier
Weibang Flail Scarifier
Stihl BR 350 Leaf Blower
Berthoud Backpack Sprayer
Matabi Backback Sprayer
Spyker Spreader
Honda IZY Lawn Mower
AgriFab Lawn Sweeper
Lawn Lute
Lawn Drag Mat
Various other hand tools
Materials and consumable at point of sale (fertilisers, chemicals, weedkillers etc)
Service Assistant Software to run the business
OKI Laser Printer
HP Deskjet Mobile Printer
PC and IT hardware (negotiable)
Website and established domain name

Customer List Details:
300 active customers
800 customer database
£7k base treatment round 5 times a year
Additional profitable treatment potential all year round

A great value opportunity to enter the lawn care business as quickly as possible and take a wage from day one.

Franchise Information

Why the Lawnscience Franchise?
Becoming your own boss is something that many people like the idea of, but are too uncertain about the potential of success to attempt. That’s why Lawnscience is going the extra mile to provide a lawn care franchise that’s offering you the opportunity to build and grow your own business far more easily, with fewer risks and with our professional support.

Lawnscience is a lawn care franchise offering professional lawn care services to the UK. We’ve been providing these services to the highest level for both domestic and commercial customers for over 17 years.

By joining Lawnscience as a franchise business, you will receive:

Full training programme to be a lawn care professional.
Business resources.
Help and advice with required insurance and administrative setup.
Access to our efficient accounting software package to help you keep up to date with payments and invoices.
Marketing website and industry expertise.
Customer service training, letting you grow a reputation for outstanding service and gaining you reliable work through word-of-mouth marketing and repeat customers.
Marketing training and software, plus additional optimised Lawnscience website pages
An operations process, helping you find and maintain a reliable and profitable schedule of work and keeping up to date with stock handling
Business advice on accounts and setting you up on the most efficient form of tax
Regular phone calls to ensure you’re supported effectively when starting out
Regular “in the field” support visits to help you stay on track with your business

What Are the Benefits of buying a Lawn Care Business?
You’ll own your own business, be your own boss and earn a healthy profit margin.
The territory is exclusively yours to work in.
Buying an existing business will bring you a reliable income from day one.
Earn reliable income throughout the year.
Work within an ever-growing market.
Work outdoors, get fit and avoid a dingy office environment.
You’re in control of your own business! Need a day off? Want to work more hours? You’re free to do so!

Financial Information

Ongoing franchise fee on turnover (9%+VAT).