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Business For Sale : Mobile Commercial Vehicle Power Washing Franchise.
Location : 81 Sandy Lane Chester Cheshire, Cheshire, UK
Asking Price: Guide Price 23,000

Contact: Jolley & Co

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PVC VENDO (Chester) 81 Sandy Lane Chester Cheshire CH4 8UB UK



The franchise territory is extensive taking in the whole of Chester, Wirral and North Wales. The vendor has concentrated his business within approx. 10 mile radius of his Chester base making it time effective and profitable. We therefore consider that there may be scope to expand this business to include several vans on the road. Examples of such franchises are available.

Business History

PVC Vendo (Chester) was established by the vendor in 2002 and is now an established franchise operation. PVC (short for Professional Vehicle Cleaning) ie the franchisor is an accredited full member of the British Franchise Association operating 70 franchises across the UK. Please visit for more information. The vendor is selling for personal reasons.

Business Profile

This is an established national franchise operation and offering a high power water jet cleaning service for hauliers and the exterior cleaning of their vehicles. The vendor operates from his home and has established a large repeat customer base of private and national accounts. The franchisor/Head Office is proactive in marketing business for the franchisee and is constantly introducing new business to the vendor. The owner can also be proactive in increasing customers and works closely with the franchisor to give a professional approach. Sales literature and marketing has established this business and created a niche market for the vendor. The service offers a regular, pre-planned cleaning service for every type of commercial vehicle including articulated lorries, tankers , trailers, buses and coaches, security vehicles, other delivery vehicles and even milk floats. It is a very cost effective way for business owners to keep their vehicles clean and efficient, promoting their image and reducing costs. The franchisee can benefit from more cheaply sourced vans and equipped with compressors. Cleaning liquids can be supplied by the franchisor as can spares for the equipment. Franchisees enjoy training and constant support. The Head Office handles all new business, administration and accounting with the benefit and security of regular income unaffected by late payment by clients. Financial assistance can be provided by the franchisor for the purchase of vehicles and equipment if required.

Financial Profile

The vendor will be pleased to discuss all the financial aspects of the business with interested buyers. All accounting, including VAT collection, is undertaken centrally by Head Office and the franchisee is paid on a monthly basis with no debt chasing. The vendor advises that a purchaser will not have to pay a lump sum to the franchisor in addition to the purchase price or for training.


Jolley & Co have not examined any documentation and a buyer must arrange for their solicitor to verify that this information is correct. The franchisee will provide a draft franchise agreement stating all necessary information for the purchase of this business. The franchise is on a renewable five yearly basis at no additional cost.

Vehicle and equipment.

A schedule of machinery and equipment will be made available for prospective purchasers. This will include one liveried Citroen Berlingo 1.9 diesel van registered in 2007. As mentioned above the vendor runs this business from home.


23,000 for the area franchise, goodwill, vehicle, machinery, and other equipment . Price includes franchise training at head office and two weeks field training with the existing franchisee. Please note that area franchises from new is 17500 plus equipment. See company website for details.


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