Businesses currently for sale, represented by Franklin Acquisition Advisors.

Below is a list of businesses currently for sale that are represented by Franklin Acquisition Advisors.

Award-Winning Landscaping and Lawncare Company for Sale

With Lehigh Valley customers and contract clients since 1993, this creative and dynamic company has been providing competitive Landscape Design and Build and Estate Management for residential homes and corporate offices. Their highly qualified staff includes certified paver installers, certified landscape technicians and horticulturists with additional staff during the growing season. Services include design and installation of residential and corporate landscapes, water features, koi ponds, walkways, patios, estate management and holiday and accent lighting. Through participation in local home and landscaping shows, they win awards, gain recognition and attract new customers, leading to sales throughout the year. 2013 Revenue: $900,000. Asking Price: $749,000 (Includes land and buildings)

Bucks County Heating and Cooling Service Company for Sale

This established company provides fuel oil and diesel to 850 contract and will-call residential customers, and to light commercial businesses, churches and fire companies. They also sell, install and service oil, gas, propane and heat pumps, electric heaters, and oil tanks, water softeners, water heaters, well pumps and humidifiers. With a centrally located headquarters (with vehicle storage) and a fleet of 8 vehicles (3 tank trucks and 3 vans), this 30 year-old company has the reputation and customer base for the first time business owner, or as an additional location for an established heating/cooling contractor. Sale includes inventory and real estate. 2013 Sales were $2,100,000+. Asking price: $270,000.

All-inclusive Decorating Center for Sale

Charming, family-owned center is recognized regionally as the leader in the sales and home decorating with a sterling reputation. Open since 1952, the store has served generations of local homeowners. As a Flooring America dealer, they sell established brands such as Dowes and Dupont Stainmaster, and diverse products such as hardwood, laminate, vinyl and luxury tile. On the decorating side, the company sells wallpaper, painting, stair resurfacing, countertops (granite, Formica, Corian, quartz and stone), window treatments and more.

Located on the main street with plenty of traffic, the highly visible center is in a 9,000 square foot facility with plenty of parking, and with four tenants paying $90,000 per year in rent. With good name recognition, a website and social media, the owners currently stay in touch with 4,000 customers. This sale includes all computers, fixtures, equipment and real estate. Annual Average Sales (2011, 2012, 2013): $1,200,000. Sellers Discretionary Sales: $140,000. Asking Price: $779,000.

Service Companies

Electronics Manufacturing Company – MidAtlantic U.S.

This company offers a full line of process control instruments for the semi-conductor industry. This well established organization designs and builds contactless metrology instruments and sells their products all over the world. Their technology and design team is well known throughout the industry. The company’s R&D department, working in conjunction with some of the finest engineers in the world, is constantly improving both methods and products. The company owns numerous patents and has an extensive website. Gross sales 2010: $3,315,000.

Service Companies

Full Service Heating Oil and Propane Company, Maine - (Gross Sales: $1,200,000). This full service Heating Oil and Propane company, located in eastern Maine, sells heating oil,propane,kerosene and sales and service of heating related products. The company owns its own storage facility and the customer propane tanks.There is plenty of room for growth and expansion! Transaction includes all trucks,inventory and real estate.

HVAC CONTRACTOR with Electrical and Plumbing Services, Southeastern PA. (Gross sales: $1,400,000) Founded in 2005, this HVAC company operates primarily in Bucks and Montgomery counties in SE Pennsylvania. This business provides installation and service on all types of electrical, HVAC, ductless AC and plumbing – including 24 hour service to new and existing residential and commercial construction customers. The business services and installs all makes and models of equipment including Amana and Goodman. Their ability to provide a variety of services sets them apart from other businesses that provide only a single service. All tools, inventory, office equipment and nine service vans are included in the asking price. The real estate is available for lease separately. The company has an extensive website that provides valuable information to its residential customers. With continued exceptional customer service and some additional marketing efforts, sales will continue to trend upward.

Commercial Maintenance and Industrial Service companies (Gross sales 2010: $1,300,000+) Diversified family of companies includes an in-plant Facility Maintenance company, a Mechanical Contracting company, and a smaller branch supplying air balancing services. Founded in 1995, the maintenance company includes everything from window cleaning to grounds keeping. Clients include churches, schools, office buildings and apartment complexes throughout the Lehigh Valley in the commercial industrial and residential sectors. The company offers its customers a one-stop turn-key solution for in-house design, a new installation, maintenance needs or parts, including 24 hour service 7 days a week. The full service mechanical contracting company provides service for refrigeration, piping, insulation, sheet metal, plumbing and HVAC systems. Fleet of service vehicles included in sale. Owner is retiring. Take this service company to the next level! Asking price: $840,000.

Commercial Refrigeration Company Poconos. (Gross sales 2013: $190,000+) Founded in 1973, this company serves restaurants and commercial customers, specializing in the repair and installation of commercial refrigeration units and the repair and installation HVAC equipment. The major brands the company is authorized to sell and repair include Manitowoc ice machines, GE Zoneline and Mitsubishi Electric heat pumps and air conditioners, Jackson dishwasher, Penn coolers and freezers and Beverage-Air restaurant and bar equipment. Service area includes the Poconos and northeastern Pennsylvania. This business can be relocated. The owner is retiring, providing the opportunity for the right person to lead the company to tremendous growth. Asking price: $159,000.

HOME ENERGY AUDITOR and CONTRACTOR - NY state (Gross sales: $1,133,000). This company works with the state of New York and their €œHome Performance with ENERGYSTAR program performing energy audits. The state provides $5,000.00 per household to make homes more energy efficient. Once the audit is complete, it is reviewed by the homeowner and this company. The company then makes all the necessary repairs. This company is poised for tremendous growth in the years to come. This would make an excellent opportunity for a company in the HVAC, insulation, or window industries to gain market share in this part of New York State.

HVAC/DUCTLESS SPECIALISTS, New England - (Gross Sales: $5,100,000). This very successful HVAC company is well-established, organized and very profitable. The company provides contract based service management, equipment repair and replacement and specializes in retrofit ductless air conditioning installation and service. The customer base is diverse and includes apartment complexes, office buildings, schools, universities, hospitals and large manufacturing facilities. Sales have grown rapidly over the last three years. Owner is ready for partial retirement and is willing to stay on in any capacity to ensure the success of the new owner. Please contact us for more information.

HVAC CONTRACTOR, Northeastern PA (Gross Sales: $909,575): This company offers services including heating oil delivery, heating and cooling equipment installation, hot water heater repair and installation, repairs and maintenance, duct cleaning and 24/7 emergency service. The company is a fully qualified Fujitsu, American Standard, Energy Kinetic and Columbia Boilers dealer. The staff also performs boiler repair and replacement, water heater repair and installation and duct cleaning.

AUTOMOBILE WHEEL REFINISHING AND SALES - Mid Atlantic Region (Gross Sales: $2,300,000) - This 20 year old company repairs aluminum wheels using their patented process. They repair and straighten wheels back to factory specifications for 1/3 the cost of new wheels. The company offers wheel refinishing as well as custom wheel polishing, painting, powder coating and chrome plating services. The company keeps an inventory of factory wheels, valued at over $1 million, constantly moving thanks to a great sales department. Their online wheel catalogue is tops in the industry and features finish options, list pricing, pictures, castings, etc. Customers include auto dealerships, tire centers, body shops and retail customers from all over North America. This patent can be used to expand to locations world-wide.

Founded in 1991, this company is located in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Serving new and existing residential and commercial construction, this company provides installation and service of all types of systems including electrical, HVAC and plumbing. All tooling, inventory, office equipment and seven service vans are included. Sales average $775,000 yearly. The property is also available for sale separately. Asking price: $450,000.

Retail Companies

WINERY AND VINEYARDS,MID-ATLANTIC-Asking Price: $3,310,000 This well established winery has developed a reputation for producing high quality European grapes and many of the varietals produced here have repeatedly received medals and awards over the years. A large portion of the property is planted with mature vines while open fields provide significant room for future growth. The vineyard is in a designated AVA (American Viticulture Area) and is featured in a wine trail which is promoted both locally and nationally. A specific area of this business is currently undergoing expansion which is expected to benefit cash flow significantly. In addition, the business and property provide several opportunities to expand and grow. It is conveniently located near New York City, Atlantic City and Philadelphia. The initial offering includes the winery, three acres, all inventory and assets of the business. The remaining 110 acres and structures are also available for purchase and/or lease with option to purchase. These additional purchases may be made with the initial offering or may be purchased separately over time. The owner is flexible in structuring a package and will entertain any reasonable offers. Please contact us for more information.