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Get A Grip Franchising LLC
Countertop, cabinet, tub, tile, and shower resurfacing; fiberglass repair

About
Founded

1999

Franchising Since

2007 (11 Years)

Corporate Address

11840 Cochiti S.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87123

CEO

Sharon Dillard

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$43,600 - $92,700

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,000 - $70,000

Ad Royalty Fee

Varies

Financing Options

Get A Grip Franchising LLC offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee; ad royalty collection put on hold if franchisee is called up for Guard or Reserve Duty

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Online Support

Field Operations

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

64 hours

Classroom Training:

24 hours

Absentee Ownership Allowed
Number of Employees Required to Run:

2

Bio
While taking a break from college, Ryan Dillard discovered a way to restore (without removing) worn bathtubs and countertops without and saw a business opportunity. He convinced his parents Cub and Sharon Dillard, and brother Austen, to leave their homes in Texas and come to Albuquerque, New Mexico, to start Get A Grip. The company began franchising in 2007. Franchisees apply new coatings onto bathtubs, sinks, countertops, tile, cabinets and appliances.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $43,600 High - $92,700
Units
+10.5%+2 UNITS (1 Year) +23.5%+4 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units in the following regions/states:
Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Wyoming
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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