Paul Davis

Paul Davis is a leader in the recovery, reconstruction and restoration business. In 2015, the company had over $750 million in revenue from work performed on over 125,000 commercial and residential projects by their over 375 North American offices. They employ over 126,000 professionals. They were listed as number one in revenue among insurance restoration companies by Remodeling Magazine in 2014. Qualified Remodeler magazine listed Paul Davis at number 2 on their yearly Top 500 list for the same year. They are consistently ranked on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Top 500 Franchises.

Paul Davis has been providing restoration and cleanup services to residential and commercial since its founding in 1966. They are experts in cleaning up water, fire, mold, storm and other disasters. They have a history of innovation including: collaborating with insurance industry to improve efficiency in restoration of damage, introduced computerized estimates, innovated in drying technology (leading to their three day drying guarantee), pioneered an upfront guaranteed pricing model, computerized a system to measure, verify and monitor water losses. The focus, for 50 years, has been on outstanding service, empathy and innovation. The company is headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. 

Benefits of a franchise include being part of a $70 billion plus industry with direct network program sales of over $80 million. Paul Davis is also a premiere insurance vendor with 22,000 assignments. There are hundreds of prime territories still available across North America. 

Franchise Facts

There are two models available. The first and lower cost option is Paul Davis Emergency Services that focuses on the immediate needs of a homeowner, insurance carrier, business owner or management company. We liken this model to a Boutique offering affording lower cost of entry with gross margins approaching 60%. They are referred to as PDES.

The second model is Paul Davis Restoration. These are the people who perform everything the PDES model does but have the added capability to complete any necessary repair work.  They are referred to as PDR.

Franchise Fee PDES $39K – PDR $75K

Franchisor Financing Available Franchisor Financing Available

Veteran’s Discount:   $5,000

Average Gross Margin: +/-60% (PDES)

Monthly Royalties: PDES:  4%-8%

Nature of Business:
Home Services
Initial Fee:
PDES $39K – PDR $75K
Minimum Investment:
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