A gutter cleaning business is a super good way to make a ton of money in just a few months because gutter cleaning season starts in late September and ends around April. If you live in a city where there are thousands and thousands of huge trees with millions on leaves and pine needles on them you can make a lot of cold hard cash if you learn how to start a gutter cleaning business. Just walk outside and take a good look at all the home on your street check out their gutter if they are full of leaves or pine needles then they could be your first customers.
To get started you will need a business license,blower,trash bags,rake,ladder,and a good truck to haul your tools and ladder to your jobs. If you are not a handy person and you think it would take too much time and money or someone who is does not like going up and down a ladder all day long then you may not be the type of person who would start a gutter cleaning business. If you are handy and you like working outside and you are not lazy starting a gutter cleaning business would be right for you and you will have fun as you make money.
After you pay for your business license and purchase all of the tools you need to start your business you will be ready to start looking for work the best way to get new customers is to advertise. The cheapest way to advertise is to go to your local print shop and place and order for about 500 flyers then go door to all the houses around town and give the home owners a flyer if their gutters need a good cleaning. You charge anywhere from $45 to $175 to clean gutter the price you charge really depends on how tall the house is and if the roof is really steep or not.
You can start to make money really fast in this business and when you start to get a lot of customers you should try to get them to sign a service contract with you get them to agree to have you clean their gutters two or three times a year. When you have contracts with hundreds of customers that’s when the money really starts to pile up go ahead and get started go out and clean some gutters and make some money.