Archadeck Outdoor Living
Outdoor living space design and construction

About
Founded

1980

Franchising Since

1984 (36 Years)

Corporate Address

2924 Emerywood Pkwy., #101
Richmond, VA 23294

Leadership

Chris Grandpre, CEO

Parent Company

Outdoor Living Brands

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$38,825 - $103,550

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000 - $200,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$30,000 - $50,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$12,375 - $49,500

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6.5-3.5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5%

Financing Options

Archadeck Outdoor Living offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee, accounts receivable, payroll

Archadeck Outdoor Living has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

15% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

10 hours

Classroom Training:

116 hours

Additional Training:

Additional training

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

1 - 3

Bio
The first Archadeck office opened in Richmond, Virginia, in 1980, specializing in designing and building decks, screened porches, sunrooms, gazebos and other outdoor structures. In 1985 the second office opened, the beginning of a chain serving homeowners and builders throughout the United States, Japan and the United Kingdom.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $38,825 High - $103,550
Units
-14.5%-8 UNITS (1 Year) -2.1%-1 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: Canada

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Updated: September 23rd, 2020