2019 Costs & Fees

Liquid Capital Required:$60,000
Total Investment:$59,900 - $185,000

Franchisor Details

Industry:Maintenance Services
Subsector:Restoration Products, Services
Total Units:33
Year Founded:2002
Franchising Since:2005
Home Office: Ann Arbor, MI
Franchise Gator Top 100 (2014)

Additional Details

Partner Model: $59,900
Traditional Model: $185,000

The Nation’s Most Trusted Property Restoration Company

About Us

1-800 WATER DAMAGE is a trusted property restoration company serving across the nation. With locations spanning from coast-to-coast, we help home and business owners return their property to its original condition while restoring what truly matters - health and safety. Our team if fully vetted, IICRC-certified, and insured for your safety.

Our Values

Owned by the BELFOR Franchise Group, 1-800 WATER DAMAGE is dedicated to excellence. We provide services with a personal touch but are also backed by the expertise of an internationally renowned restoration group. Because clients are going through an extremely difficult and emotionally taxing time, we provide caring support, upfront communication, and effective services. We believe in full transparency, which is why we provide customize solutions and pricing upfront.

Why 1-800-Water Damage?

  • We are available 24/7.
  • We are committed to customer service.
  • We are fully trained and IICRC certified.
  • We pay close attention to the details.
  • We are friendly, courteous, & respectful.

1-800 Water Damage Partnerships

We are premier partners with various professionals, including insurance adjusters, plumbers, property management companies, realtors, and more. Additionally, we are a member of the BELFOR Franchise Group, an internationally renowned restoration company committed to restoring what matters most to our clients. Partnerships with us allow for the entire restoration process to take place most smoothly and correctly the first time.

  • Insurance adjustment - We are the team many adjusters refer throughout the country to their policy holders after significant damage to their home or business.
  • Property Management - We work with managers of commercial, single and multiple-family residential properties to provide restoration services for tenants.
  • Real Estate - Many real estate agencies enlist our services for the purpose of renovating a home in one of the many ways in which we specialize.
  • Plumbing - Traditional plumbing services often see properties with profound water damage and septic flooding; we are called in to effectively restore these properties.

  • Franchise Support and Guidance

    Our franchise development team is dedicated to you. It’s our number one priority that you receive the tools and training needed to excel in your new venture. Through our comprehensive franchise training program, you will undoubtedly emerge fully equipped to be a successful franchise owner.

    Franchise And Managing Operator Models

    Partner Model

    • $59,000 All-In Investment (Includes vehicle and equipment)
    • Franchisor Pays for ALL Capital Expenditures - $200,000+
    • Personal Medical Insurance & 401K Plan
    • Franchisor Handles Billing, Accounting, & Payroll Services
    • Large Territories (350,000 Population)
    • Strong Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationships

    Traditional Model

    • Territory/Franchise Fee - $59,000
    • Service Vehicle - $77,000
    • Initial Equipment Package - $49,000
    • Strong Third Party Administrator (TPA) Relationships
    • Earn 100% of the Profits Large Territories (350,000+ Population)
    • State-of-the-Art Training & Continuing Education
    • In-House Financing Available
    • Total investment: $185,000

    Ideal Candidate

    Previous industry related experience is not required. Our best franchise partners come from a variety of diverse backgrounds. Franchise partners receive personalized training and hands-on experience in each skill area of their business--marketing, administration, and technical. Our operations manual, active coaching programs, and growing database archive of support webinars on various topics keep you on track and focused.

    1-800 Water Damage-Restoring what matters most! Let’s get started TODAY!

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    To get more information on 1-800-WATER DAMAGE

    Please call Bob Doran directly at (678) 485-8321.

    Please Note:

    1-800-WATER DAMAGE is currently accepting inquiries from the following states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming.

    Interested parties should have at least $60,000 in liquid capital to invest.

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