dBusinessNews Detroit:

As more and more people are turning to professionals for cleaning help, residential and commercial cleaning companies are growing exponentially. Molly Maid, the leading residential cleaning franchise with thousands of signature navy and pink cars on the road, is responding to a rapidly growing interest in their brand.

Molly Maid President Kristi Mailloux provides answers to some of the most commonly asked questions by potential franchisees.

Q: Is now a good time to start a business with the current economic climate?
A: Now is the perfect time for franchising. Unemployment is high, which means franchising is a great alternative to re-entering the job market. Molly Maid has done very well through this recession as well as previous recessions – we have been around for over 25 years. We’re adding more customers and our sales for 2010 are even stronger than 2009. Credit is still tight, but we are a low-cost franchise and we provide third-party resources that can help with financing. Read on…