Budget Blinds News

Franchise Ownership Welcomes Millennials, Retirees, And Everyone In Between

“Age discrimination remains a significant and costly problem for workers, their families and our economy.” (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, 2018) One sure cure for age discrimination is to be your own boss. At any stage of life, as an independent franchise business owner, you can create the work life that you desire. For over 27 [...]

Franchise Business Review Rates Budget Blinds A Top Franchise For Women In 2019

Franchise Business Review (FBR) just released their Top 50 Franchises for Women in 2019, and Budget Blinds® is #14 on the list. Surveying 8,880 women franchise owners from 266 leading franchise brands, this top 50 list is a rather exclusive club! Create a franchise business you can be proud of, with superior products and [...]

Franchise Business Review Ranks Budget Blinds In The Top Multi-Unit Franchises for 2019

Franchise Business Review® (FBR) has released a new list for the year, the Top Multi-Unit Franchises for 2019, and Budget Blinds® is one of the 50 franchises earning the honor “Best of the Best.” Budget Blinds continues to rank high in franchisee satisfaction surveys with Franchise Business Review FBR is dedicated to helping [...]

Home Franchise Concepts Welcomes 161 Franchisees into the Million Dollar Club for 2019

For the first time, all three franchise brands of Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) came together for one spectacular International Convention in Orlando, Florida, the week of January 7. Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft® franchise owners, Home Office support teams, and vendors came together to celebrate the previous year and gear up for the [...]

Budget Blinds Ranks in Franchise Business Review’s Top 200 Franchises in 2019

Franchise Business Review® (FBR) has released their annual Top 200 Franchises list, including Budget Blinds® as a Hall of Fame member for over 10 years of making “best of the best.” Budget Blinds has ranked in FBR’s Hall of Fame since 2016, and in the Top 200 Franchises since 2006 FBR’s lists are [...]

How a Franchise Disclosure Document Becomes a Prospective Franchise Owner’s Best Friend

In the world of buying and selling, “caveat emptor” is a big deal. The term is Latin, an ancient language, which implies that business dealings have always carried a degree of risk. And the bigger the investment, the more seriously you need to take this warning that means, “let the buyer beware." Consider some of life’s [...]

Why Home Franchise Concepts Invests in Franchisees with No Experience

HFC’s CEO, Shirin Behzadi, and its family of brands – Budget Blinds, Tailored Living, Concrete Craft – are featured in the October 2018 issue of Entrepreneur Magazine!

“Recalculating Radio” Nationally Syndicated Small Business Radio Show Interview with HFC’s CEO

Shirin Behzadi, CEO of Home Franchise Concepts and its family of brands – Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft – recently appeared as a guest speaker on Recalculating Radio, a nationally syndicated radio show targeting entrepreneurial businesses and franchise owners. Listen to the radio show recording as Shirin Behzadi discusses the expertise of Budget [...]

HFC Relocates to Dual-level HQ Offices Designed with its Franchisees in Mind

HFC’s 38,094-sq.-ft. Home Office and Franchisee Support Center in Irvine, Calif., will help it manage its next 25 years of growth  New home of Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft offers expanded training spaces, product displays and installation labs IRVINE, Calif. (June 28, 2018) – Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), parent company of Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® [...]

HFC’s Shirin Behzadi Wins Entrepreneur of the Year® Orange County Award

Award comes during a season of professional recognition for the CEO of Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft parent IRVINE, Calif. (June 26, 2018) – EY today announced that Shirin Behzadi, CEO of Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), the largest family of direct-to-consumer brands in the home improvement space, received the Entrepreneur Of The Year® [...]