#300

Initial Investment

LOW: $37,200
HIGH: $135,000

Change in Units

+1.1% +1 UNITS (1 Year)
+9.1% +8 UNITS (3 Years)

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Company Profile

Founded

2004

Franchising Since

2007 (9 Years)

Corporate Address

1382 Blue Oaks Blvd., #213 Roseville, CA 95678

CEO

Dan Frey

About The Glass Guru

The Glass Guru first opened in 2004 in Roseville, California, offering moisture removal for failed dual-pane windows as well as surface restoration for scratched and stained windows. In 2006, the company added glass and window replacement to its available services. Glass Guru locations also offer screens, shower enclosures, mirrors, table tops, doors and specialty products. Franchising began in 2007.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$37,200 - $135,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$30,190 - $130,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$15,000 - $65,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

5%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

The Glass Guru offers in-house financing to cover the following: franchise fee

The Glass Guru has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment

Veteran Incentives


10% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 234

Lowest Rank: 482

  • 2009 - 482
* Not all years were ranked

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 Onsite: 2-3 days

Training at headquarters: up to 2 weeks

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

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

Absentee Ownership Allowed

Number of employees required to run: 2

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Updated: April 27th, 2016

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