Kitchen Guard

Kitchen Guard Franchise

In this high-growth, recurring revenue opportunity, Kitchen Guard blends innovation, technology, support, and market expertise to set the standard for commercial kitchen exhaust and cleaning services franchises. Become part of the Kitchen Guard family to ensure your community is fire safe and compliant with NFPA 96 standards.

Kitchen Guard Franchise Overview

Commercial Hood and Kitchen Cleaning

Kitchen Guard is a dynamic new nationwide brand that offers a specialized franchise opportunity focused on the commercial kitchen exhaust/hood systems business. Based on our 14 years of experience, we have become best in class and are excited to bring this system and opportunities for customers nationwide.

In an era where cleanliness and safety are paramount, Kitchen Guard plays a crucial role in ensuring that establishments & customers operate in the best environment imaginable for everyone’s success.

Kitchen Guard Franchise

Backed by modern and sophisticated technology, Kitchen Guard prides itself on being B2B customer-focused and providing only the highest quality, professional and consultative service available.

We help restaurants and other facilities with a commercial kitchen be fire safe and remain compliant with local, state, and federal regulations for kitchen safety and cleanliness (certified by NFPA 96).

Our recurring revenue model and operational systems makes Kitchen Guard an enticing business to entrepreneurs…and we are primed for an amazing year.

Kitchen Guard Franchise


Positioned at the intersection of a booming industry and evergreen demand, Kitchen Guard is more than a franchise – it’s your launchpad to success.

  • B2B Business Model- Kitchen Guard helps you reach your income, lifestyle and equity goals through its proven B2B commercial facilities model with support at every step. Kitchen Guard is strongly position by providing services that are highly demanded. required (by law) and generate recurring revenue in a market with minimal national competition. Coupled with a proven operational and sales support system, wide open territories, and a customer-centric, relational approach to service, Kitchen Guard is a strong choice for your next business venture.
  • 4+ Revenue Streams- Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning System, Filter Exchange System, Technical Repairs & Consulting, and Green Steam Services.
  • Recurring Revenue Cycles- Annuity like service business with 90% + annual customer retention.
  • Scheduled Work Orders- Fast sales cycle for new business with services monthly, quarterly and biannually.

In the highly fragmented kitchen exhaust cleaning industry with little-to-no national competition and mandated regulations at the local and federal level for ventilation cleaning, Kitchen Guard is poised for tremendous growth in its first full year of franchising.  Kitchen Guard is one of several franchised brands held by EverSmith Brands, a platform company focused in the B2B Commercial Facilities sector backed by The Riverside Company.  In 2024, the company aims to add at least 20 franchised units across the country.


Kitchen Guard provides comprehensive initial training in sales/business development, technical expertise, operational excellence, recruiting and business management, as well as continuous ongoing support in all aspects, especially P&L support to maximize our owner’s profitability.

In addition, you will receive full technical training onsite. During our comprehensive ten-day training program, you will learn how to use the latest technology and machinery to master cleaning techniques, how to use equipment, and how to navigate through the point of sale and CRM systems. As well as learning our learning management system and technical training videos, you’ll become familiar with how to keep your employees in top form.

Marketing Launch & Lead Generation Training

In order to target, message, and convert deals into long-term contracts, you’ll work with our marketing experts to review the available digital marketing assets, sales materials, and key personas. We’ll also help you navigate social media and digital advertising while creating meaningful guest experiences that lead to long-lasting relationships.


We are seeking business-savvy grinders with an acute entrepreneurial spirit who meet our financial requirements.

What intrigued me most about was its recurring revenue model, the fact that it is a required service for all restaurants and any facility with a commercial kitchen. To be a part of a company on the ground floor and build something special is also really appealing.

Ryan Kleve

Kitchen Guard Franchise Owner

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