Franchise With

Pool Scouts

General

Year Founded
2016

Number of Locations

Total U.S. Locations

97
U.S. Franchised Units
95
U.S. Corporate Units
2

Other

Initial Investment

Gross Revenue

$181,444
Works With Brokers
Yes

Brand Summary

Pool Scouts professionalizes the maintenance and service of residential pools, taking pool services to a new level with our state-of-the-art technology and best-in-class customer service.

Pool Scouts' advantages include:
- Elevated level of service in $7 Billion pool care industry
- Repeat customer base providing a recurring stream of revenue
- Proven success in both seasonal and year-round markets
- Backed by proven multi-brand franchisor, Buzz Franchise Brands
- Low-cost, home-based business with fast start up

Pool Scouts isn't just about skimming the surface – we're making waves in the pool care industry with an award-winning reputation, our recent accolades across franchising include:

- 2024 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 (fourth year in a row)
- 2024 Franchise Business Review Top Franchises Satisfaction Award
- 2023 Entrepreneur Top Low-Cost Franchise
- 2023 Entrepreneur Top Home-Based Franchise
- 2023 Franchise Business Review Top Low-Cost Franchises Satisfaction Award

Our list of services include:
- Recurring Pool Cleaning Services: Weekly, Bi-weekly, Monthly
- Pool Openings and Closings Services (seasonal markets)
- Green to Clean Services
- Vinyl Liner Replacements (seasonal markets)
- Safety Cover Replacement (seasonal markets)
- Pool Repairs & Maintenance
- Pool Inspections
- Hot Tub & Spa Service
- Pool Renovations through “Scout Approved” Partners

Join a franchise that excels in both seasonal and year-round locations. Benefit from our track record of success, where year-round markets enjoy continuous demand for our services, and seasonal markets experience significant surges during key periods – March to May (opening services), June to September (recurring cleaning services), and September to November (closing services).

Since you can start a Pool Scouts out of your home office, this business opportunity provides low start-up costs and can open quickly. We have territories available for motivated individuals looking to make waves in the pool care scene. If you are looking for an add-on or a full-time business, claim your territory today and take control of your future before it is too late! Don't just dream of success – dive in with Pool Scouts.

Brand Highlights

low start-up costs
recurring revenue
high growth industry
strong brand reputation with high customer satisfaction scores

Financials

Initial Investment
$100,000 - $249,999
Franchise Fee
$50,000
Royalty
8.0%
Marketing Fee
2.0%
Financial Requirements
$100,000

Key Franchise Facts

Average Unit Volume* (AUV) 2020

$130,348

Average Unit Volume* (AUV) 2021

$155,575

Average Unit Volume* (AUV) 2022

$181,444
*as outlined in Item 19 of the Franchise Disclosure Document.

Franchisor Info

Website
http://poolscoutsfranchise.com
Contact Name
Michael Wagner
Business email
mwagner@poolscouts.com
Phone
7049627432
Mailing address
2829 Guardian Lane
City
Virginia Beach
State Headquarters
Virginia
Zip code
23452

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate enjoys servicing customers and managing people, good financial acumen, desire to build own business

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate enjoys servicing customers and managing people, good financial acumen, desire to build own business

Frequently asked questions

What distinguishes Pool Scouts from other brands?

Our focus on quality and strong customers service.

What are your ideal target growth states/markets?

Nevada, Texas, Louisiana, Missouri, Kansas, Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

How many units have you opened over the last 2 years?

33

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