OPL Cost Calculator

What Are the Hidden Costs of Your In-House Laundry? Use Our Calculator to Estimate Your Cost Per Pound >

Chances are, your in-house laundry service is costing your property more than you realize. You may have a general idea of what it all takes but not the full picture. 

The Crown Linen Cost Calculator offers a comprehensive look by taking into account direct costs, indirect costs, as well as depreciation. 

Direct costs: Labor, supplies and utilities (gas, electricity, water and sewer). 

Indirect costs:  Maintenance and administrative costs. 

Depreciation: The loss in value of your equipment and  building. 

Gather your numbers and fill in the calculator to the right to find our your cost of doing hotel laundry on premises. 

Once the results are calculated, you'll be able to download a spreadsheet of your data. 

Production Scenario

 

Cost Structure: Direct Costs

Direct Labor

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Chemical Supply Cost

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General Supply Costs

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Utilities

Natural Gas
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Electricity
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Water & Sewer
Cost per 1000 Gallons (Water & Sewer)
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Cost Structure: Indirect Costs

Plant Maintenance

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Indirect Payroll & Administrative Costs

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Depreciation

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You're almost done! Just fill in your information to reveal your total in-house laundry cost.

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According to your calculations, your cost of laundry per pound is:

Outsourcing to an experienced commercial laundry service like Crown Linen can reduce your laundry cost significantly, as well as realize other advantages of outsourcing.

Submit below and one of our knowledgeable customer service specialists will reach out to you to discuss how we can help.

According to your calculations, your cost of laundry per pound is:

Congratulations! You’re ahead of the curve: The vast majority of properties find that in-house laundry costs nearly double what a commercial laundry service would charge, so you must be doing something right!

To make sure your calculations are correct, we recommend double checking your figures to avoid some common errors. If your numbers are right, right on! We hope you’ll keep in touch by subscribing to our blog and/or newsletter for the latest hospitality news, trends and sustainability tips.