Budget Blinds Franchise
Budget binds came to being in 1992. A group of 5 young business associates David Lewis, Brent Hallock, Tony Forbes, Todd Jackson and Chad Hallock got together to found a company that had a main principle in mind; to offer quality window covers to its customers in an easy and convenient manner including a free at home consultations.
Budget blinds has ranked in the entrepreneur magazine list of Window Coverings Franchise every year since 1996, and in 2009 it ranked 13 in the Top Home Based Franchises.
The custom window covering industry has grown to be a multi billion dollar industry over the last decade, it is estimated to be worth $6.9 billion pa. This is largely because home owners regardless of the economy are always sprucing up their homes. This has been one of the major factors that has allowed budget blinds to succeed.
Budget blinds has over 1000 franchises and is planning to grow even further to 1500 in the next few years.
Assistance and support to the potential franchise:
Budget blinds strives to help its potential franchisees by solving and reducing the challenges and barriers of starting a new business, in doing so they provide the following support:
Training and Ongoing Support
A franchisee will undergo two weeks of an extensive training program that covers all aspects of the business including management and administration, office set up, marketing and advertising, budget blinds products, etc.
Budget blinds provides a Round-trip economy class plane ticket, and hotel accommodations for the entire period of the training.
In an effort to further provide ongoing support, budget blinds also holds annual conventions where business owners exchange ideas, learn form each other and discuss ways to improve the budget blinds franchise system.Industry Connections
Budget blinds has developed vast connections over the years of conducting its business, these industrial relationships helps franchisees to get the best deals from suppliers and other parties.Strong National Branding and Marketing ProgramsBudget blinds also provides marketing and advertising support, which includes local and nationwide advertising using media such as television, newspapers. To make the public aware of their services and products.
Budget Blinds Franchise Costs
Budget blinds franchise fee is: $14,950,
A new franchisee will require a total investment of about $89,240 – $173,070.
Budget Blinds recently started offering its qualified franchisee financial assistance of $35,000 for a period of 5 year with a 10% annual interest rate.
Perks of owning a budget blinds franchise:Work from homeBeing your own bossSet your own schedule and goals
For further in formation you may fill in the information request form available here , after which you will be sent a free information pack about budget blinds franchise.