Service Related Home Based Businesses

3D Printing and/or 3D Design

Answering service…answering

  • emails
  • phone calls
  • texts

Bed & Breakfast



  • Apps
  • Print
  • Websites


Day Care / Child Care / Nanny

Embroidery (promotional, caps, towels, baby clothes, etc.)

Estate Sales (organizing and presenting them)

Event Planning

Film or Photograph to Video Transfer

Garage Cleaning and Organization – ability to install hangers, shelves, etc. is a big plus

Gardening (grow and sell fruits, vegetables & herbs or help others plan and create their gardens including flower gardens)

Graphic design

  • Business flyers, bumper stickers, etc.
  • Logos

Grill Cleaning (don’t overlook apartment complexes, campgrounds, gov’t. parks, etc.)

Grocery Delivery / Shopping

Gutter Cleaning

Hair Stylist (Beautician or Cosmetologist)

Home Defense & Personal Safety (consulting, training, installations, subscription services)

  • Security systems
  • Surveillance systems & hidden cameras
  • Stun guns & tasers
  • Pepper spray & MACE 
  • Survival gear

Home Inventory Documentation – essential for insurance replacement

Interpreter / Translator

  • Sign Language for deaf
  • Foreign Languages

Landscaping  Design

Lawn Mowing/Maintenance (including trimming, seeding, fertilizing, sodding, plugging, weeding, etc.)

Legal Transcription


  • Catalogs
  • Circulars
  • Post Cards

Medical Billing

Medical Transcription

Music Teacher – you can teach music in your home, via Skype, via Facetime, via Udemy courses and YouTube

  • Band Instruments
  • Orchestra Instruments 
  • Piano
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Banjo
  • Ukulele
  • Drums

New Home/New Neighbor Welcome Service

Office Consulting (serving either home or non-home based businesses in design and organization)

Personalized Gifts

  • Books – especially, children’s books
  • Embroidery
  • Engraving
  • Etching
    • glass etching
    • laser etching
  • Printed certificates, greeting cards, plaques
  • Woodcarving


  • Weddings and engagements
  • Babies 
  • Families
  • High School Seniors
  • Schools 
  • Pets
  • Real Estate
  • Aerial / Drone / Panoramic 
  • etc.

Pool Installation and/or maintenance including apply chemicals, etc.

Pressure Washing

Public Relations, publicity and social media services

Real Estate 

  • advertising
  • sales
  • flipping houses
  • home inspection
  • home appraisal
  • home staging


  • for Businesses (location of stores, demographics of customers, and many other things)
  • Family Tree
  • Locate people
  • tons of other things

Resume Editor/Coach

Screen Printing


  • Baby Clothes
  • Kids Clothes
  • Men’s Clothes (including suits)
  • Women’s Clothes
  • Costumes
  • Custom Gifts – lawn/house flags, tote bags, etc.


  • Businesses
  • Families – kids activities
  • Senior Adults

Tax Preparation

Tool Rental – Scaffolding, pressure washer, chain saws, power tools, lawn tools/machinery, etc.

Travel agent and/or travel expert via facebook, Websites, etc.

  • Cruises
  • Hotels
  • International Travel

Tutoring – the public library is a great place to offer tutoring, especially in Science and Math courses

Vending Machines

  • in businesses
  • in churches
  • in schools
  • in fitness centers
  • etc.


  • Real Estate (commercial or residential properties)
  • Weddings
  • Anniversaries,
  • Parties
  • Music Groups
  • Marching Bands
  • Athletics
  • YouTube videos
  • Instructional videos

Virtual Assistant

Water Recreation & Sports (lessons, rentals, tours)

  • Jet Skis
  • Kayaking
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding
  • Outrigger Canoeing
  • Sailboard

Web Design & Maintenance

Wedding Planning

Window Washing – Commercial and Residential


  • Bird feeders
  • Trim work – crown molding, etc.
  • Sheds, Carports, Swing Sets, Playhouses & other structure


  • Books
  • eBooks (Kindle, Nook, etc.)
  • Poetry (including custom poems for persons and special occasions)
  • Songs (including custom songs for persons and special occasions)

Yard Decor

  • Awnings
  • Borders
  • Bridges
  • Bushes and Trees
  • Pavilions
  • Sidewalks
  • Sprinkler Systems
  • Stepping Stones – custom concrete, etc.

Yard Sales (your own or organizing them for others)