About the Vanguard Cleaning Systems® Brand​

Built on trust, integrity, execution, and quality that few can match.

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Who We Are

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Founded in 1984, the Vanguard Cleaning Systems® organization is built upon over 2,500 independently owned and operated franchise janitorial businesses, which are licensed and supported by a network of over 50 independent Area Franchisors throughout the United States and Canada.

Vanguard® janitorial franchise businesses service more than 15,000 customers at a variety of facilities including general office spaces, healthcare, educational institutions, industrial and manufacturing.

The Vanguard® Organization


Independently owned and operated Area Franchise offices​ in the United States and Canada.


Independently owned and operated janitorial franchise businesses.


​Commercial cleaning accounts throughout the United States and Canada.

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Mission Statement

The Vanguard® Mission​

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Vanguard Cleaning Systems, Inc. is dedicated to supporting Vanguard® Area Franchisors in their efforts to be the preeminent franchising organization in their marketplace.

Each independently owned Vanguard® Area Franchisor strives to provide meaningful support to its franchised Vanguard® janitorial businesses, which are committed to delivering high-quality commercial cleaning services to each company they serve.

Consistently Ranked as One of the Best

The Vanguard Cleaning Systems® organization has consistently been ranked among the top franchise brands. The Vanguard® Janitorial Franchise opportunity has been cited as an excellent business endeavor.

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Why Vanguard®?

The Vanguard Cleaning Systems® approach is a winning solution for an individual who wishes to expand their current cleaning business, or own and operate a franchise.

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