An annual event in the franchise world, Franchise Business Review (FBR) recently published their Top 200 Franchises for the year to help would-be entrepreneurs expedite their search for the perfect franchise opportunity. FBR is a national franchise market research firm that performs independent surveys of franchisee satisfaction and ranks franchise opportunities based on the results.
Tailored Living and Budget Blinds are award-winning brands
Again, for 2018, both Budget Blinds® and Tailored Living® are in that top 200. 2018 marks the 13th Annual Franchisee Satisfaction Awards by FBR, identifying the leading franchise companies that have the highest levels of satisfaction and performance among their franchise owners. Budget Blinds passed the 10-year Hall of Fame member status in 2016, also ranking first in the home services category that year.
Budget Blinds and Tailored Living are two of the thriving franchise brands in the Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) family of brands, currently celebrating its 25th anniversary year. Both brands have a long and successful franchising history, with franchised territories in the U.S. and Canada.
Budget Blinds® – custom window coverings, including blinds, shades, shutters, decorative window film and drapery styles for indoor/outdoor application, residential and commercial, including motorized window treatments and eco-friendly products
Tailored Living® – whole home custom organization solutions like closet organization systems, home office design, pantry and laundry room storage, garage storage cabinets, and industrial-strength Premier One® garage flooring options for home and business
Top 200 Franchise Opportunities of 2018
Franchise Business Review’s annual Franchisee Satisfaction Awards is the only franchise ranking based on actual franchisee satisfaction and performance. Surveying thousands of franchise owners across North America resulted in these top franchise opportunities rated the very best by their own franchisees–the real franchise experts!
The surveys go beyond surface appearance, delving into strategic areas of the business for an in-depth evaluation, delivering unbiased facts about the overall health of a franchise system.
- Training and support
- Franchisor/franchisee relations
- Experience requirements
- Revenue potential
- Recession resistant
- Proven business model
- Brand recognition
- Potential for higher resale value
Making the Top 200 list year after year is indeed an honor for Budget Blinds and Tailored Living, and gives credence to the strength and vitality of the brands.
Valuable information and indisputable data
Not only is this report a valuable resource for potential franchise owners, it’s an annual reality check for a franchisor. Although HFC is already one of the largest franchise systems in the nation and strongly committed to the success of every franchise owner, FBR’s annual evaluations are an important, independent resource to help gage how well the network is doing.
Shirin Behzadi, Chief Executive Officer of Home Franchise Concepts, shares: “This report by Franchise Business Review is well-respected in the franchising industry. Each year we anticipate the release of FBR’s findings, and we utilize their data to help us further our franchisor/franchisee relationships. The information is invaluable in strengthening our business model and ensuring that our franchisees are receiving the support and guidance they rely on to operate their local franchise businesses.”
Years of successful franchisees prove out the HFC franchise business models, refined to ensure the greatest potential for success. Here are just some of the benefits of owning a franchise business with HFC:
- Low initial fees, low overhead
- Flat royalty and marketing fees
- High-quality products through strong vendor alliance programs, surpassing the competition in pricing and versatility
- Nationally-known brands with good reputations for quality and service
- In-depth training and ongoing support
- Coordinated national advertising efforts and local area marketing
- Robust social media, including Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram
- Discounts for qualified veterans
If you have the desire to be your own boss, take a look at franchising with HFC. FBR has already done a lot of the due diligence for you, including Budget Blinds and Tailored Living in its Best Franchises to Buy in 2018 based on Franchise Owner Reviews. Go online to Home Franchise Concepts or call 1-800-420-5374 today and learn more about how franchising with Budget Blinds, Tailored Living or another HFC sister brand, Concrete Craft®, can help you to build a secure financial future within the HFC family of brands.
If you’re a veteran, click here to learn how HFC assists Veterans with becoming independent franchise business owners, including offering substantial discounts to qualified Veterans.