Budget Blinds

According to The Entrepreneur Magazine, Budget Blinds has been recognized as the number one window covering franchise opportunity in the industry. The franchisees and home office go to virtually any lengths to create happy customers including making it convenient, affordable, quick and easy for customers to shop at home. Budget Blinds offers free in-home design consultations, measuring, and professional installation. This is a home based business with very low overhead and no inventory, resulting in lower prices and better service for their customers.

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Budget Blinds

Budget Blinds Franchise Cost and Requirements for 2024

Company Details

Established: 1992
First Unit Franchised: 1994
Franchised Units: 975
Company Owned Units: 0
States Registered In: All US States and Canada

Territories sold out in:

AB, SK, Portland, OR, Denver, CO

Support and Training Offered By Budget Blinds

Financial Assistance Provided: Yes
Site Selection Assistance: No
Lease Negotiation Assistance: No
Recruiting Assistance: No
Co-Operative Advertising: No
Training: 11 days in California going over every aspect of the business. Corporate pays for hotel and airfare.

2024 Franchise Requirements Needed to Own a Budget Blinds Franchise.

What does a Budget Blinds Franchise Cost?

Budget Blinds franchise fees for 2024:

Cash Investment: $74,950
Investment Range: $89,000- $187,000
Minimum Net Worth: $85,000
Franchise Fee: $74,950
Royalty: flat $300-1500 tiered
Ad: $1000/month
Average Number of Employees: 2
Passive Ownership: Yes
Home Based: Yes
B2B: Yes
Master Franchise Opportunities: No

Is Budget Blinds a Semi Absentee Franchise with a Passive Ownership Opportunity?

Yes. Budget Blinds is a semi absentee franchise and allows passive ownership. A semi-absentee franchise is a business you could start and run while still maintaining a job or other obligation.

Is Budget Blinds a Home Based franchise?

Yes. Budget Blinds is a home based franchise opportunity.

What Do Budget Blinds Franchise Owners Make?

This information is not available. Budget Blinds does not offer an Item 19 in their Franchise Disclosure Document.

Is Budget Blinds a Master Franchise Opportunity?

No. Budget Blinds is not a master franchise opportunity.

Does Budget Blinds Offer a Veteran Discount?

No. Budget Blinds franchise does not offer a veteran discount.

Does Budget Blinds Work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa Candidates?

No. Budget Blinds franchise does not work with E2 Visa and EB-5 Visa candidates.

Is Budget Blinds Looking for Franchisees in Canada?

No. Budget Blinds franchise is not looking for Canada franchisees.

Is Budget Blinds Looking for International franchisees?

No. Budget Blinds franchise is not looking for International franchisees.

Where can I see Budget Blinds's FDD (Franchise Disclosure Document)?

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Additional Information

Additional Categories

Home Services, Non Food Franchises

Number of Units Open

Cash Required

$50,000 - $100,000

Master Franchise


Passive Franchise


Home Based Franchise


Item 19 Franchise


Veteran Discount




Franchise Opportunities in Canada


International Franchise Opportunities


E2 Visa Franchise


Budget Blinds Franchises for Sale

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