Decorating Den Interiors
#398

Initial Investment

LOW: $55,708
HIGH: $81,700

Change in Units

-4.5% -12 UNITS (1 Year)
-6.7% -18 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

1969

Franchising Since

1970 (46 Years)

Corporate Address

8659 Commerce Dr. Easton, MD 21601

CEO

James Bugg, Jr.

About Decorating Den Interiors

Decorating Den Interiors franchisees decorate customers' homes and offices by appointment. They offer products from over 100 manufacturers and suppliers, including good/better/best ranges of blinds, custom draperies, carpets, area rugs, furniture, wall coverings, lighting, artwork and accessories.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$55,708 - $81,700

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$39,900

Ongoing Royalty Fee

7-9%

Ad Royalty Fee

4%

Financing Options

Decorating Den Interiors offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 98

Lowest Rank: 398

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training at headquarters: 2 weeks

Additional Training: Homebased pre-training, 6 weeks; webinars; conference calls; annual conference; continuing education

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet

Marketing Support
Co-op Advertising
Ad Slicks
Regional Media
National Media

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Updated: June 9th, 2016

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