Closets By Design


The Closets by Design business model focuses on all aspects of the business. Each franchise designs, sells, manufactures and installs the complete portfolio of products including closets, offices, garages, pantries, wall-units and wall-beds. It begins with a proven and effective lead generation strategy. This coupled with a disciplined and client-oriented sales model and metric-driven manufacturing and installation efficiencies provide the tools for the franchisee to effectively manage and grow his business. Each location has a factory and showroom located in a light-manufacturing industrial park.


Year Established: 1982
Year First Franchised: 1998
Franchised Units: 10-50
Actual number of units: 39
Company Owned Units: N/A
Projected New Units (12 months): 6-8

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Washington DC
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming
  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nova Scotia
  • Nunavut
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Quebec
  • Saskatchewan
  • Yukon

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


States/Countries Registered In: United States / Canada
Availability in Canada: Masters / Area Developer: No - ONLY Single Units Available in Canada
U.S States or Canadian Provinces from which Broker Referrals are not being accepted:
• Closets By Design does not franchise in the state of California


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $125,000
Minimum Investment: $125,000
Minimum Net Worth: $300,000
Franchise Fee: $36,900


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: 6%
Ad: 2.25%
Average # of Employees: Dependent on Size of Territory - Inquire with Corporate
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: Yes


(Terms are for Single Unit)
Initial Investment: $125,000 - $300,000
Discounts: VetFran, Women, Minorities? Yes, VetFran
VetFran Program Participant: Yes, 10% reduction in franchise fee.
Average # of Employees: Size-dependent, inquire with Corporate.
Earnings Claims: (Yes, Published Item 19 - See Additional Information for the "Investment Overview")


Franchise Sales

Single Unit: Yes
Multiple Units: No
Area/Master Developer: No
Resales: Yes


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance: Yes
Co-operative Advertising: Yes


Financial Assistance: Yes, on the SBA Registry


• Two weeks of training are provided at the Closets By Design Corporate facility in Cypress, California.
• Two weeks of training are provided at the franchisees location prior to start-up.


Get Started!

Freddy O'Pry

Franchise Development