how to start a cleaning business

How to start a cleaning business for under £2000

The cheapest way to start a cleaning business.

The cheapest type of cleaning business to set up is residential, for under £2000 investment you can be up and running in the cleaning industry. whats more, at the British Cleaners Association, we can set up all your marketing for you, including website, SEO and content.

Once you become a member of the British Cleaners Association, we will provide you with a member profile on our website.

Our start up package includes a professionally designed and developed website, digital marketing (for 6 months) and 1 year membership to the BCA! This package is designed purely to help you start a cleaning business. we have other progressive packages available.

You will need public liability, and employers liability if you will be employing any staff.

The cost of our “start your cleaning company” package is £1500, and you will need at least £300 in working capital. You will also need to purchase some cleaning equipment and supplies, below is the bare minimum you will need.

  • Vacuum cleaner (Numatic are most commonly used)
  • mop & bucket
  • sweeping brush
  • dustpan & brush
  • dusters & cloths
  • polish
  • floor cleaner
  • disinfectant
  • multi-surface cleaner

The above equipment and materials should cost no more than £200

This brings the total start up cost to £2000.

A vehicle will make it much easier to get form job to job and for quoting.

There is also other marketing strategies you can use but that will cost more.

We have all necessary paperwork templates on the members area of our website from quote forms and invoices to works and employment contracts, and we can give help and advice on anything you are unsure of.

As a BCA member you will be able to take advantage of all these offers and more!

Why wait? Start a cleaning business and set your path to financial stability today by joining the BCA, and take advantage of all we have to offer.