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27 Jul. 2021

The Growing Demand of Home Renovation Franchises Since Covid

By |July 27th, 2021|Be Your Own Boss, Budget Blinds, Concrete Craft, Franchise Opportunities, Tailored Living|

While the COVID-19 pandemic has caused more people to stay home as a way to safeguard and remain healthy, it has also sparked a significant increase in home renovation activity. Homeowners everywhere are deciding to upgrade or renovate their homes- from the interior to exterior, as a way of coping with the growing trend to [...]

28 Jun. 2021

The Pros and Cons of Owning an Interior Design Franchise

By |June 28th, 2021|Budget Blinds, Concrete Craft, Tailored Living|

If you have a flair for interior design, enjoy the idea of flexible hours, and want to create a home-based business with greater income potential, then you may want to consider exploring the benefits of owning your own interior design franchise. From helping clients complete a special look to a room, to creating a multi-room [...]

21 May. 2021

Home Improvement Trends and Facts in 2021

By |May 21st, 2021|AdvantaClean, Be Your Own Boss, Budget Blinds, Concrete Craft, Franchise Opportunities, Tailored Living|

Whether it’s making major or minor updates, or introducing a fresh new look into home spaces – more people are deciding to invest in their existing home for a variety of reasons. One reason for a renewed focus on home improvement stems from the recent trend in employers allowing staff to work from home more, [...]

29 Apr. 2021

Why Being a Part of a Franchise System is Critical in 2021

By |April 29th, 2021|Be Your Own Boss, Budget Blinds, Concrete Craft, Franchise Opportunities, Tailored Living|

As society continues to make progress towards a post-COVID lifestyle, for many it feels like the light at the end of the tunnel. With optimism brimming and a healthy economy on the horizon, those who have thought about owning their own home-based franchise business are exploring, more than ever, the array of benefits that come [...]

30 Mar. 2021

Five Key Benefits of Owning a Franchise

By |March 30th, 2021|Franchise Opportunities|

If you find yourself considering a new direction in your career that may include owning your own home-based business, chances are you’ve thought of some of the obvious benefits already, such as greater independence, flexibility, and control over decision making.  However, you also need to consider the challenging, often daunting aspects of business ownership, such [...]

19 Mar. 2021

Specially Adapted Homes Give Severely Injured Veterans Security In Uncertain Times

By |March 19th, 2021|Veteran Support|

For the past year in the shadow of COVID-19, Homes for Our Troops (HFOT) has faithfully continued its mission to build and donate specially adapted, mortgage-free homes to post-9/11 severely injured Veterans. As a corporate sponsor since 2014, Budget Blinds® and its franchise owners have been right there, installing our exclusive Signature Series® faux wood [...]

25 Feb. 2021

Common Mistakes To Avoid When Vetting A Franchise Opportunity

By |February 25th, 2021|Franchise Opportunities|

Buying a franchise business can be many things: exciting, confusing, exhilarating, challenging. But what it should not be is a quick decision. It’s easy to get caught up in the momentum and want to fast-track the process to get to the goal of being a business owner but unbridled enthusiasm can lead to disaster. Here [...]

18 Feb. 2021

Five Steps To Build A Strong Franchise Brand Voice To Enhance Your Local Area Marketing

By |February 18th, 2021|Franchise Opportunities, Marketing|

One of the toughest areas when starting your own business is developing the most effective marketing strategy. As an independent franchise business owner, you should be able to rely heavily on the marketing expertise of the franchisor you’ve aligned with to: Provide an identity Offer solutions to the consumer Project the right message Market on [...]

4 Feb. 2021

Six Franchise Owners Share Why They Chose A Concrete Craft Franchise

By |February 4th, 2021|Concrete Craft, Franchise Opportunities, Franchisee Spotlight|

We live in a review-driven world. “97% of consumers now use online media when researching products or services in their local area. 91% of 18-to-34-year-olds trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations, and 93% of customers say that online reviews influenced their purchase decisions.” ( From restaurants to pet products, consumers flock to review [...]

28 Jan. 2021

Entrepreneur Magazine’s 2021 Franchise 500® List Is Out

By |January 28th, 2021|Franchise Opportunities|

For the last 46 years, Entrepreneur Magazine has presented their Franchise 500 list of exceptional franchise opportunities to jump-start the new year for aspiring entrepreneurs and job-change New Year’s resolution makers. It’s a very prestigious list and Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) is proud to announce that all five of its home improvement franchise brands—Budget Blinds®, [...]