Blinds Franchise

A Franchise Business with Home Franchise Concepts Offers Lifestyle Flexibility

How was your summer vacation? Didn’t take one due to your job? Well, sadly, you’re not alone. Approximately 40% of Americans do not take vacation time, or they leave or lose up to five days a year. Shocking? Yes…and the reasons may surprise you: Not easy to take time off the job; you return to [...]

2016 is Leap Year…Take a Leap of Faith and Buy a Franchise

Have you ever wanted to be your own boss and run a business?  Not everyone who has that dream has the follow-through to make it happen. It takes courage, planning and courage. Yes, courage twice. It can be a frightening prospect to step out on your own and make it happen. But with franchising, you [...]

Top Five Reasons to Love Being a Franchise Business Owner

The month of February is all about love.  With Valentine’s Day smack in the middle, the whole month devotes itself to love and Americans celebrate love into the billions of dollars. Yes, billions, including $800-million-plus spent on pets! So, what’s on your Valentine’s Day list of the things you love? Family Friends Pets Cars Sports [...]

Announcing New Achievements and Recognition in the New Year

(ORANGE, CA.  January, 2016) —Budget Blinds, an international custom window coverings franchise and Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) brand, is proud to announce new milestones, achievements and recognition that further define the company’s business model and its position as a leader in the home improvement space. Recently named a 2016 Top Franchisor by Franchise Business Review [...]

In Franchising, Flat Royalty Fees Keep from Breaking Your Bank

Budget Blinds offers free, in-home consultations to consumers Home-based franchises in the home services industry are steadily growing in popularity. As more homeowners opt to stay in their homes as opposed to moving when life events necessitate change, they are looking for ways to “make it work.” New babies, parents moving in, or [...]

Helping Veterans Build Strong Financial Futures

Way before iPods, Bing Crosby singing “White Christmas” in the movie by the same name took the world by storm.  Another Irving Berlin song from the same movie, “What Can You Do With A General?” was not as well-known, but it addressed a serious issue of the time—veterans of WWII returning home to no job [...]

Tips to Becoming a Successful Entrepreneur

by: Chad Hallock, CEO of Budget Blinds Being an entrepreneur is hard work. The hours are long, and the risk is high. When my partners and I decided to start Budget Blinds, I knew it would not be easy. But what I knew for certain was our franchise concept was the best on the market. [...]

How to Work Successfully in a Family-Run Franchise Business

It’s not uncommon in a franchise business to have husband and wife partners, as well as other family members involved in the business. For some people, that would be an immediate recipe for disaster. For others, the idea of working with family is a comforting thought, a way of building something together, a legacy to [...]

Featured on Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 List

ORANGE, Calif. (Jan. 22, 2015) — Home Franchise Concepts (HFC), parent company of Budget Blinds and Tailored Living, is proud to announce that both home franchise brands are featured on the 2015 Entrepreneur annual Franchise 500 list of top franchise brands. The 2015 rankings place Budget Blinds at No. 50 on the list, and Tailored [...]

Troops in Transition Launch

ORANGE, CA—Budget Blinds, a custom window covering franchise and Home Franchise Concepts brand, is proud to announce the launch of its Troops in Transition program, which provides Veterans who have left active duty within the past two years, an opportunity to own a franchise with no initial entry fee. Veterans selected to participate in the [...]