Floor Coverings International
Business Type: Franchise
Startup Costs: $150,000 - $310,000
At Floor Coverings International, a leader in the mobile flooring business, we lay inspiration and beauty at the feet of our customers. Homeowners are increasingly busy and want to be able to make their home improvement decisions in the comfort of their own home. At Floor Coverings International we do this by delivering a customized and personalized flooring solution truly unique to each customer, without them ever having to leave home. Your Design Associates inspire your customers to dream about what is possible for their homes. Your Project Coordinator and network of professional installers bring these dreams to life by delivering a perfect floor reflective of their décor and tastes - and a personal experience each and every time. With a powerful business model in an enormous marketplace estimated to be $65 billion and growing, and with the support and resources from a nationally recognized flooring franchise, Floor Coverings International is an outstanding opportunity for entrepreneurs to build a large flooring business that can maximize their potential.
Products & Services: Flooring
Number of Locations: 116
Total Investment: $150K - $310K
Began Franchising: 1989
Awards: Entrepreneur Top 500, Bond’s Top 100, Fox Business News and USA Today
We're not going to train you to become the best flooring contractor in the world. We are going to teach you world-class business practices — from estimating a job to maintaining strong margins through efficient project management, to training employees to understanding and utilizing sales and marketing strategies .You will receive everything you need to become a successful member of the Floor Coverings International family of franchisees. Franchise training consists of a combination of classroom, online and field learning. Your three weeks of comprehensive franchise training are spread over the course of several months to promote maximum retention and franchise success.
Training: Available at headquarters: 9 days. At franchisee's location: 2 days. Regional meetings & national convention
Ongoing Support: Comprehensive business planning, newsletters, weekly/monthly meetings and/or webinars, intranet, field support, profit & loss benchmarking, purchasing cooperatives, annual conference, online & on-going training programs.
Marketing Support: Marketing plan development, prepared advertising materials, management of national and regional marketing vendors, call center, national brand fund support and online marketing management.