frequently asked questions
everything you need to know about our waste management franchise
when it comes to making the decision to become a dumpster rental franchise owner, you most likely have many questions. at redbox+, many of our prospective franchisees often have the same questions about our products, the process, and the industry itself. that’s why we compiled a list of the most common questions we receive, along with our answers.
as one of the leading waste management franchise companies in the industry, we are confident we offer the best product, price, and service. when you become a part of our company, you have access to our marketing and support systems. please feel free to check out the questions below, and if you have any lingering concerns, don’t hesitate to reach out to our franchise development team.
how big is the solid waste industry?
according to Statista, a source that gathers and provides statistics from more than 18,000 sources, the solid waste industry generated 63 billion dollars in revenue during 2016 and has experienced an average annual growth of 3% since 2010.
how big is the toilet rental industry?
Portable Sanitation Association International (PSAI) reports that portable sanitation revenue exceeds 1.5 billion dollars. in addition, IBIS World U.S. market research report shows annual growth between 2012 and 2017 averaging 3.1%.
how many people can one portable toilet service?
the American Standards Institute standard for the portable restroom industry is one portable toilet per 10 people per 40-hour work week.
what states must comply for portable toilet standards?
California and Florida are a must-comply, but most states leave must comply regulations up to the individual counties and municipalities. however, OSHA standards state that portable toilets are to be provided and readily available to those working on a construction site.
is redbox+ a franchise?
yes! you can now franchise this unique U.S. patented system. redbox+ is now franchising throughout the united states. if you are interested in learning more about franchising, please contact us today.
do I have to purchase the entire system?
yes. if you are a start-up franchise you will benefit from our complete start-up package, including truck, hoist, tarper, scale, pumps/tanks, redbox+ roll-offs, and restrooms.
how do I charge for the box and toilet services?
fees for box and toilet rental vary per region and company. typical box fees include a “drop fee” to deliver the container, as well as a tonnage fee to dump. portable toilet rentals also typically charge a “drop” fee as well as a service charge to clean and service the portable toilet. other various fees include fuel charges, extended stay charges, overweight tonnage charges, and disposal fees.
do I have to get special permits to use this product?
yes. a solid waste, wastehaulers permit, USDOT permitting, and class B CDL are required. our VP of Franchise Support will provide guidance and assist you in obtaining the proper permits.
do the restrooms come with the redbox+?
yes. with a complete franchise start-up, you get everything in your start-up package.
what is the lead time to receive my redbox+ product?
although lead time may vary per region, a typical order of a truck with mounted pumps, tanks, boxes, and portables may take six to eight weeks for completion.
have additional questions? ready to take the first step? reach out to our dumpster rental franchise development team today at (507) 436-4027!