Budget Blinds


  • Leading Home-based Franchise Opportunity
  • A Proven Business Model Based Around Providing the Customer the Most Convenient Shopping Experience and Unparalleled Satisfaction
  • Impressive Buying Power With the Leading Window Covering and Home Décor Manufacturers
  • Thousands of Window Treatments, Including Exclusive Products That Won’t Be Found in Stores
  • Business and Technical Training That Starts With the Basics and Allows You To Build Your Business on a Firm Foundation of Knowledge
  • Superb Ongoing Support and One-On-One Attention
  • A Strong National Branding and Marketing Program Designed To Raise Brand Awareness and Drive Leads
  • Local Marketing Materials and Planning Guidance
  • No Inventory; Protected, Exclusive Territories; Fixed Royalties; Fast Ramp Up


Year Established: 1992
Year First Franchised: 1994
Franchised Units: 100+
Actual number of units: 800
Company Owned Units: N/A
Projected New Units (12 months): 50

States referrals are accepted in:

  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • 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
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Avail. in Canada: Masters/Area Developer: No


Registered: All States


Financial / Terms

Cash Investment: $60,000
Minimum Investment: $74,950
Minimum Net Worth: $100,000
Franchise Fee: $14,950


  • Vet Fran

Royalty: Fixed
Ad: Fixed
Average # of Employees: 0-5
Passive Ownership Allowed: No
Earnings Claims: Yes


Territory Fee: $60,000
Working Capital: $15K
Total Investment: $74,950
Minimum Net Worth: $100K


Franchise Sales

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


International Expansion

International Expansion
Opportunities: Yes
Developing outside of the U.S.: Canada
Single Unit Availability Outside U.S.: Yes
Multiple Unit Availability Outside U.S.: Yes
Area Development or Master Avail.: No
Cash Investment: Inquire with Corporate
Total Investment: Inquire with Corporate


Support & Training Provided

Financial Assistance Provided:Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Co-operative Advertising: Yes


Financial Assistance Provided: Yes / In-House - Financing $35,000.00 @ 10% interest over 5 years.
Location: Home based
Inventory: None needed
Employees: Minimal 0-5
Multi territories: Yes
Local Advertising: Yes
National Advertising: Yes (Cable TV / National Magazines / Internet Ads)


2-week Start up Training covers everything you need to know to start strong – administration, office set-up, technology, marketing your business locally, product knowledge and installation. (Travel & Accommodations included for Start-Up Training)

  • On-going Training Opportunities
  • Annual Convention, Regional Sales and Marketing Support (SAMS) Meetings
  • Online forums to exchange best practices with fellow franchisees 
  • Installation Training, Product Training through Alliance Vendors.
  • On-call Business Support Representatives; On-call Technical Support for supported applications. 
  • Discovery Day scheduled twice per month, Budget Blinds covers 2 night’s hotel, ground transportation and $400 airfare reimbursement


Get Started!

 Freddy O'Pry

 Franchise Development