6 Reasons to Start Your Own Christmas Light Installation Business
Of all the home businesses out there, Christmas Light Installation businesses may be one of the best kept secrets around. Most people think of hanging Christmas lights as a low paying, low potential, grunt work job, and therefore they never give it a closer look.
But, in reality installing lights and decorations is a highly profitable, low overhead, easy to start and run business.
Let’s take a look at what makes holiday lighting such a great business to start:
Low Startup Cost – You can literally get your business up and running for $2500.00 or less.
Low Overhead – For many light installers the only expenses they have are gas, and replacement lights and materials. The only other expense you may have is liability insurance. Insurance is not required, but is nice to have. Insurance for christmas light installers runs $1000 to $2000 per year.
Extremely Profitable – Christmas light installers average between $1500 to $2000 dollars per day depending upon the job and the speed of the installer. It is very easy for a one or two person holiday lighting crew to bring in $60,000 to $100,000 during the holiday season.
High Demand for Services – Peoples lives continue to become more busy and hectic on a daily basis, and they just don’t have time to install their own lights, therefore they pay to have them installed, even people who do have time to hang their own lights often would rather pay to have them professionally installed.
Unlimited Growth Potential – The population is booming, new homes and businesses are being built by the thousands, and so instead of your market becoming saturated, it is instead growing larger each and every year.
Easy Work – Installing christmas lights is very easy to do; anyone from a teenager to a senior citizen can do it. It is also very easy to train new employees.
There you have just a few of the top reasons why Christmas light installation is profitable and why starting your own holiday lighting business is such a good idea.