Franchisee Spotlight

Home Franchise Concepts Proves That There’s No Place Like Home With a Veteran Franchise Giveaway

Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), parent company to Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft®, has a legacy of honoring and supporting military Veterans through programs and initiatives designed to enhance their lives. Shirin Behzadi, Chief Executive Officer, shares the motivation behind the actions: “At HFC, we share a strong commitment to supporting veterans who have [...]

Entrepreneur Features Tailored Living Franchise Owners: “Business as a Second Language”

In January 2016, brothers Waylon and Jerrel Mathern bought a Tailored Living franchise in the Seattle area and became part of the nationwide Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) family of brands that includes Tailored Living®, Budget Blinds® and Concrete Craft®. Although this action is repeated many times during a year as franchise businesses are sold, theirs [...]

Franchisee Spotlight: From Zero to the Million Dollar Club with Budget Blinds

Everyone loves a good success story. And Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), parent company to Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft®, takes pride in the successes of its independent franchise business owners. Yes, HFC provides the business model and platform for success, but each individual is ultimately in control of how well they do with [...]

Have A Guide To Help You in Your Business

One of the most fabulous and wonderful things about being a franchise business owner is that you are not alone as you build and grow your business. A start-from-scratch business means you have to do absolutely everything from deciding the business structure to marketing to selecting vendors to defining and locating your customer base. That’s [...]

Own a Business with a Huge Competitive Advantage

A major component of any successful business is exposure and a vibrant national presence is important for brand recognition, consumer awareness and consumer engagement Budget Blinds® is the largest window coverings franchise in North America, with over 1,050 franchised territories from coast to coast, so you can believe our name is out there! A recent [...]

Be As Successful As You Want to Be As a Budget Blinds Franchise Business Owner

For over 20 years, Budget Blinds® has been making the dream of business ownership a reality for entrepreneurs throughout North America. With over 1,050 franchised territories, Budget Blinds is the largest window coverings franchise in the U.S., Canada, and Monterrey, Mexico. If owning your own business is something you want to do, the Budget Blinds [...]

The Home Franchise Concepts Family of Brands Welcomes Veteran Franchise Owners

Returning to civilian life after military service can be challenging on many levels. One critical issue that military veterans face is: “What is my next career move?” Can the skills they learned in the military translate to civilian work They may be tired of taking orders and want to be their own boss For many [...]

New Franchise Owners Find Their Niche with Budget Blinds

You can probably find a franchise business for just about anything in the world, such as a luxury cat hotel or a space where people pay money to come and take out their aggressions in specialty “smash rooms.”  When looking to be your own boss and start a business, it’s easy to get sidetracked checking [...]

Budget Blinds Honors “Rookie of the Year” at the National Convention

Budget Blinds® is the largest retailer of window coverings in North America, and it’s certainly not by chance. The Budget Blinds franchise system is designed for success for every franchise owner that follows the proven business model. Charles and DeAnn Strickland, franchise owners of Budget Blinds serving La Vernia, Texas, know this to be true. [...]

Retired Military Veteran is Living the American Dream as a Franchise Business Owner

Luis Fontanez became a Budget Blinds® franchise business owner in Columbus, Georgia, after serving 23 years in the Army. Now a retired Lieutenant Colonel, he says, “I always knew I would own my own business one day. I just could not see myself working for anyone else in my second career. This time, my hard [...]