About Us

kitchen exhaust cleaning and restaurant oven cleaning

Since HOODZ International began franchising in July 2009, we have become one of the fastest growing franchises in the United States. HOODZ International has more than 100 offices, making HOODZ the largest network of Professional Kitchen Exhaust Cleaners worldwide.

HOODZ International is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan where we have a one of a kind state of the art training facility. We train our professional exhaust technicians on the tools and procedures to perform a professional cleaning every time. HOODZ International is owned by the BELFOR Franchise Group, a multi-concept franchise system of BELFOR International, and a sister company to DUCTZ and 1-800-Water Damage. HOODZ International benefits from the backing of BELFOR International, an internationally known and respected entity in property restoration.

HOODZ would be pleased to provide your facility with a general assessment of your exhaust system, a complete kitchen exhaust cleaning service program, rooftop grease containment systems, conveyor oven cleaning services, or other service plans and products to keep your kitchen in top operating condition. HOODZ has the experienced staff to provide a professional clean every time and ensure compliance with your local regulations. HOODZ technicians will provide cleaning to your entire kitchen exhaust system in compliance with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Standard-96, IKECA ANSI C-10 Standard, as well as your local jurisdictional requirements. Your team can trust the quality of cleaning provided by the HOODZ network as we have the highest level of training, specialized equipment, and support in our industry.

Your local HOODZ office representative will create a customized cleaning program to fit your specific needs. Your HOODZ office is fully licensed, insured, and bonded to protect your investment. HOODZ International strives to be the top choice in the Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning industry and we look forward to serving your facility with the professional service you deserve.

The HOODZ Culture

At HOODZ International, we are passionate about providing the best service to our clients. We support a culture of training, providing our technicians with a state of the art training facility in which to learn the art of Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning. Our dedication to education is ongoing. HOODZ provides our network with the HOODZ University online learning system where our technicians can continue their training and receive updates as we improve processes and procedures. Our network of offices conduct conferences to discuss best practices and any challenges in the field so that we provide a culture of sharing successes and assisting one another to provide support to clients of any size and scope.

The HOODZ home office, a part of the BELFOR Franchise Group, has an unparalleled support staff of industry professionals who assist our entire network through an ongoing support program. Our culture is about being the best we can be for our clients and celebrating the success of our team as we continue to grow. Being the largest network of Kitchen Exhaust Cleaning providers is proof that our culture of excellence in cleaning and unmatched customer service is a true success. We encourage our team to listen to our customers and deliver a service that exceeds their expectations.

HOODZ believes in giving back to our communities, and we support a culture of charitable donation of time and energy to making our communities stronger. We believe in creating opportunities for our technicians and are committed to aiding them in growing and developing in their careers. HOODZ culture is all about being the best that we can be and living by the quote of BELFOR CEO, Sheldon Yellen, “Do the right thing, even when nobody is watching.”

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