Deck The Walls
Custom framing and wall decor

About
Founded

1979

Franchising Since

1979 (41 Years)

Corporate Address

221 First Executive Ave.
St. Peters, MO 63376

Leadership

Joseph Lynch, CEO

Parent Company

Franchise Concepts Inc.

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$111,973 - $182,615

Net-worth Requirement

$250,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$75,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$30,000 - $30,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

6%

Ad Royalty Fee

1.5%

Financing Options

Deck The Walls has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
startup costs, equipment, inventory

Veteran Incentives

$5,000 off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Purchasing Co-ops

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Toll-Free Line

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Field Operations

Site Selection

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

Loyalty program/app

On-The-Job Training:

32 hours

Classroom Training:

80 hours

Additional Training:

Convention & trade shows

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

2 - 4

Bio
Deck The Walls began in 1979 as Frame It, a chain that grew to 13 stores in the Houston area. The company, which began franchising soon after its founding, changed its name in 1983.
Deck The Wall stores, which are located in shopping malls and centers, sell art reproductions and limited editions. Each store also offers custom framing.
Deck The Walls is part of Franchise Concepts Inc., a group that also includes Framing & Art Centres and The Great Frame Up.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $111,973 High - $182,615
Units

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

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Updated: October 9th, 2018