at home bakery business is one of your greatest idea's.
Did you realize that owning a
small business is a real trend in America today?
Though your specific business may
be different than all the competition, one thing is consistent across
all small businesses, the tax deductions for which you are eligible.
Every business is going to be
different. As a result there is no one answer to your costs.
you plan on using your own household oven your cost will be the power
you use to heat that oven and the cost to purchase the oven. The
waranty will very likely be void the moment you start to make product
Every time you open the door to
something in, or take it out, you will loose a considerable amount of
heat. It would be better to get a commercial oven where the oven is
better insulated and designed. Now you are talking much more money and
you also get into structure regulations of the home.
A home mixer is good for the home
but the warranty will be void the minute you use it to make
money in a business.
pans for the home are ok for light use, but heavy use of the business
could cause them to warp out of shape. Causing your product to be
lop-sided or burn and unprofessional.
scale to weigh up your ingredients needs to be one that is calibrated
for business. Your spring loaded scale will be useless and inaccurate
after a short period of time.
Giving you inconsistant quality control.
Your mixing bowls might be
pocelain and perfect for home use, but not hygienic enough for business
use. They chip very easily.
wooden mixing spoon is OK to give your youngster watching with drooling
tongue in a home, but CAN
be absolutely lethal as a home business.
sink where you wash your dishes.
First of all it isn't big enough
secondly too many people spit and wash their hands in that same sink. A
unhealthy practice and the water may not even be hot
Checking with you local
authority in your state, province or country for their rules on home
based business should be your very first thing to check out.
hall is a good place to start. The Chamber of Commerce is another place
to check, if you have one in your location. Maybe even your local
unemployment office is another check point. They might even have a way
to assist financially too.
Then work on your business plan!