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 […]

By |September 14th, 2017|

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 […]

By |August 25th, 2017|

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 […]

By |August 24th, 2017|

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 […]

By |August 7th, 2017|

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 25 […]

By |August 2nd, 2017|

Home Franchise Concept’s Brands Rank Among Best of the Best

Recently Published Report Ranks HFC’s Budget Blinds and Tailored Living as Top Home Services Franchises

(ORANGE, CA. June, 2016) — In a market estimated to be between $250 billion to $400 billion – according to ESRI Business Information Solutions – home services franchising is gaining traction. Recently, Franchise Business Review (FBR) published a special report […]

By |June 14th, 2016|

Tom Hillebrandt named Chief Financial Officer for Home Franchise Concepts®

Hillebrandt to Lead All Aspects of HFC’s Financial Strategy and Manage Technology Department

(ORANGE, CA. May, 2016) — Financial executive with expertise in retail, consumer products and technology businesses, Tom Hillebrandt joined Home Franchise Concepts® as Chief Financial Officer in April, 2016. As CFO, he will serve as a trusted advisor and provide strategic input […]

By |May 31st, 2016|

2016 Window Covering Trends Featured on the Marc & Mandy Show

(ORANGE, CA. May, 2016) — As windows become a main focal point in a consumer’s home, window coverings that include rich color combinations balancing warm and cool, textures, geometrical patterns and embellishments are taking center stage. Budget Blinds, an international custom window coverings franchise and a Home Franchise Concepts (HFC) brand, is proud to showcase […]

By |May 17th, 2016|

Designing Spaces’® Military Makeover® Enlists Help from Budget Blinds®

(Orange, CA, May 10, 2016) – Budget Blinds®, the largest window coverings franchise in North America with over 1,000 territories, recently participated in another episode of Designing Spaces’ Military Makeover to surprise an injured veteran who is still recovering from wounds he received while on tour in Afghanistan, his wife and their young daughter, with […]

By |May 10th, 2016|

Budget Blinds Launches Exclusive Inspired Shades™ Collection

(ORANGE, CA.  April, 2016) — With windows becoming more of a focal point in the room, Budget Blinds launched Inspired Shades, its designer collection of two, original product lines:

roller shades and natural woven shades.  The collection features never-seen-before designs and patterns that are on-trend, versatile, modern and vibrant, built with optional child-safe operating systems and […]

By |May 6th, 2016|