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Home Franchise Concepts Celebrates 25th Anniversary with a Year of Commemorative Events and a New Home Office and Franchise Support Center

Leading franchisor will host Sept. 27 preview celebration of new location for its family of brands Budget Blinds, Tailored Living and Concrete Craft are now #1 in their categories with nearly 1,400 franchise territories ORANGE, Calif.  (Sept. 14, 2017) – Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) kicked off its year-long celebration commemorating 25 years in business as the [...]

Owning a Franchise Business Can be a Great Second-Act Career Move

The last kid is off to college on a new exciting adventure and the house is very quiet. Now that you can hear yourself think, what do you think? It’s been a long time since you had a new adventure Your job is no longer exciting or challenging Not excited about retirement that’s just around [...]

Budget Blinds Ranks in Franchise Business Review’s Top 50 Innovative Franchises

Franchise Business Review (FBR) has again included Budget Blinds® in its newest “Top 50” list, this time as one of the Top 50 Innovative Franchises of 2017. When they talk about innovation, they mean “shaking up the franchise world.” Surveying over 30,000 franchise owners in 350 leading franchise brands, the top 50 were selected based [...]

Does Back To School For The Kids Mean Back To Business As Usual For You?

We’re smack dab in the middle of summer and already the specter of “back to school” is hovering and whispering mean things like, “Don’t’ forget new backpacks … Timothy needs new glasses … Sarah hates school and says she won’t go.” As annoying as those voices are, you can dispel them all with a note [...]

Home Franchise Concepts Helps Bring Veterans Home with Homes for Our Troops

Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) and its family of brands, including Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living® and Concrete Craft®, have a long legacy of supporting Veterans. All three brands offer substantial discounts to assist Veterans with purchasing a franchise business. In 2017, HFC’s 25th Anniversary celebration includes a new Veteran initiative, HFC’s There’s No Place Like Home [...]

Home Franchise Concepts Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary in 2017

2017 is a red-letter year for Home Franchise Concepts (HFC)! Shirin Behzadi, CEO of HFC, shares: “2017 represents our coming-out party and the year that America’s ‘best-kept franchise secret’ will finally be told to give a whole new generation of would-be entrepreneurs the opportunity to own their own businesses and control their own lives.” For [...]

Jump-start Your Career Dreams By Owning A Franchise Business

Have you been languishing at your job, dreaming of the day you can break out and start your own business? Well, maybe it’s time! But horror stories abound of new startup businesses that fail and, it’s very true, you need more than a good idea and enthusiasm to build a thriving business. Running a small [...]

Change Your World: Become an Independent Franchise Business Owner with Concrete Craft

Summertime activities like barbeques, pool parties, graduations and wedding showers result in spending time in many people’s homes and backyards. When the weather is fine, more activities move outdoors, exposing patios, driveways and pool decks to careful scrutiny. What do you see as you socialize around your neighborhood? Could those yards stand a little TLC? [...]

Home Franchise Concepts Offers Veterans Financial Independence

Every Fourth of July we celebrate our national independence ushered in by the signing of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. Since that time, dedicated men and women serving in the Armed Forces have protected our independence at great cost and sacrifice to themselves. Honoring Veterans on July 4th and every day is [...]

Franchising 101: Debunking the Myths and Misconceptions of Franchise Ownership

The world of franchising is often shrouded in myths and misconceptions that, if believed, can either drive someone away from franchising, or have them buy in for the wrong reasons. Widespread misconceptions about owning a franchise business include: Franchising is too expensive A franchisor exerts too much control over my business A franchise business takes [...]