Houston, We Have Lift Off | Men In Kilts Franchise Launch

Houston, prepare to get a lot cleaner because some kilt-clad workers are going to be seen around town cleaning windows, gutters, siding as well as pressure washing. In fact, if you are a resident of Southwest Houston you may have already seen our tartan trucks and kilts around town! Men In Kilts launched its newest […]

Men In Kilts Storms Boston’s North Shore

Prior to Men In Kilts, Creel was a paralegal for ten years as well as a full-time student pursuing her master’s degree. So how did she end up owning a Men In Kilts franchise? When Creel attended a local event hosted by Boston’s Entrepreneur Organization (EO) she suddenly had a change of heart. Creel said, […]

Staying Focused As A Seasonal Business

There are a lot of us out there – seasonal businesses that is. For some companies summers might be slow and for others it’s the cold, winter months. And like many seasonal businesses you “depend heavily on the revenue generated during a single season to carry [you] through the year” (Entrepreneur.com, 2007). But whatever time […]

Clearing Snow and Hanging Christmas Lights

The weather is changing and winter is on its way, but the good news is that several Men In Kilts locations will begin offering snow removal service to help customers get through those blistery winter months; and yes, they will still wear their kilts while clearing snow. Men In Kilts Founder Nicholas Brand says, “Snow […]

Hiring Freelancers for Your Start Up

As a small business owner you may have thought about hiring freelancers or contract workers as a way to keep your overhead down. Although low costs can be enticing, you should be aware of some of the pros and cons to this approach. At Men In Kilts we have hired numerous contractors and for the […]

“Don’t Waste Your Money” Clean Your Roof!

Have you looked at your roof lately? Is there moss, leaves and residue build up? You’ve probably thought about paying someone to clean your roof, but then thought it would be too expensive. So then you thought about cleaning it yourself, but just haven’t gotten around to it. However, a startling fact that you might […]

Men In Kilts Launches in the Okanagan Valley

Men In Kilts, a window and exterior cleaning franchise, opens their latest location in Kelowna marking the third franchise in British Columbia. Men In Kilts Kelowna opens for business Friday August 15th, 2014 and will be the eleventh location to open since franchising began in 2010 and the third in the province of BC. The […]

Viable Markets for Expansion

As a franchisor, finding viable markets for expansion is always a priority. At Men In Kilts, we are expanding internationally and already have 6 locations in Canada and 5 in the US. Every market sold needs to meet certain criteria – is there a demographic for it? A need for the services? What is the […]

Business Ownership Doesn’t Need To Break The Bank

Owning your own business doesn’t need to be as daunting a task as it might seem. It doesn’t necessarily mean you need to empty every bank account, coin tray and piggy bank in order to scrounge up every last dollar to help support your launch. Even though the initial investment can be costly and the […]