Like New Carpet Cleaners

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Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Services

Company Summary

Like New Carpet Cleaners will be a local carpet-cleaning service doing business in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Established in June 2009 as an LLC, Like New Carpet Cleaners was founded by Fred and Rebecca Smith, who operate the business out of their home office in Danbury, CT.

Company Ownership

Fred and Rebecca Smith founded Like New Carpet Cleaners as an LLC in June 2009. Each own 50% of the company.

Start-up Summary

The startup expenses for the business are primarily in three strategic areas:

  1. Website: A website will be developed and tested, with functionality to allow online ordering, scheduling, rescheduling, and customer support. ($30,000 estimate)
  2. Delivery Van: A delivery van must be purchased to transport cleaning staff and equipment to customer homes. One van will be used to transport multiple cleaning crews during initial operations. ($15,000 estimate)
  3. Cleaning Equipment: 3 portable extractors and additional specialized equipment for cleanings. ($15,000 estimate)

The business will be based out of a home office, which will limit initial rent and overhead costs.

Start-up
Requirements
Start-up Expenses
Legal $1,500
Stationery etc. $1,000
Insurance $2,000
Rent $1,000
Website $30,000
Other $2,000
Total Start-up Expenses $37,500
Start-up Assets
Cash Required $30,000
Other Current Assets $0
Long-term Assets $30,000
Total Assets $60,000
Total Requirements $97,500