6 Steps to Start a Window Cleaning Business


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6 Steps to Start a Window Cleaning Business

  1. 1. 6 Steps to Starting a Window Cleaning Business
  2. 2. If you do not mind a littlemanual work, you enjoyworking outdoors and youlike working with apressure washer, a windowcleaning company could beright up your alley.You also dont want to beafraid of heights.
  3. 3. 1. Expenses to Start
  4. 4. This business is one that you caneasily run from your house,which means you can keep yourstart-up costs minimal.You major cost will be a truck orvan, if you do not already haveone. You will likewise need adecent pressure washer andwindow washing supplies.
  5. 5. 2. Licensing& Insurance
  6. 6. You will need a generalbusiness license, which youcan get from your city.Its also wise to obtainliability insurance and getbonded, specifically if youhave other individualsworking for you.
  7. 7. 3. Finding Clients
  8. 8. All that said, the mostimportant part of running awindow cleaning company isfinding customers.These days, it is veryimportant for all servicepeople to have a websitewhere prospects can find outmore about them.
  9. 9. 4. Getting a Cheap Website
  10. 10. With access to more data,customers now want to knowmore about companies they aredoing business with, in additionto the products and services theyare getting.Having a basic site that offersdetails and answers questions(while they are comparingdifferent providers) can make thedifference between making thesale - or not.
  11. 11. You can get standardwebsite hosting programsthat offer professionaldesign templates that makewebsites easy to puttogether and economical tohave.Figure on $50-$100 a year.
  12. 12. 5. Educating Clients
  13. 13. Part of winning brand newclients is educating them onthe benefits of keeping theirwindows clean.The obvious benefit ishaving the ability to seethrough them.
  14. 14. Nevertheless, many customersdo not know that cleaning on aregular basis will help keepthem looking cleaner longer.Many individuals think thatrainfall makes windows grimy,when in actually its the dirtthats been sitting on the glassfor months (or years ...).
  15. 15. 6.Generating Leads
  16. 16. As soon as you have your site up,its time to get leads. An easy andinexpensive means to do this isthrough an online businessnetwork.You can get your name in front ofconsumers at the precise minutewhen they are wanting to gettheir windows cleaned. Using anetwork also establishes a certainlevel of trust too.
  17. 17. More Resources:www.HomeBusinessCenter.com/how_to_start/window_cleaning_business.html