Learn about our franchise startup costs and what you’ll need to invest when starting an FCI.

Realizing your dream of business ownership doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, Floor Coverings International flooring franchise is one of the most affordable franchise opportunities in the $450 billion home remodeling industry* with lower costs and fees than other franchises in the industry.

Our executive team is committed to helping as many entrepreneurs thrive in the flooring business as possible. This commitment has led us to reduce the barriers to entry to make our opportunity more accessible to more people. We believe that Floor Coverings International flooring franchise ownership is the best way for an individual to participate in the market at their potential, and the low costs of ownership reflects this commitment.

The total cost to franchise with Floor Coverings International ranges from $165,400 to $235,100 and includes your franchise fee, startup package, working capital and our digital media marketing services to help you establish an online presence and begin generating leads quickly.

“We’re passionate about the success of our franchise owners,” says Tom Wood, CEO of Floor Coverings International. “We’re actively seeking any entrepreneur that has the drive to follow our proven business model, and is passionate about building relationships with people, design, and want to own a growing business to join us. This brand is franchisee-centric to our core, and we’re incredibly excited about welcoming new members to our franchise family as we continue to expand.”

* MarketWatch, March 15, 2019

What Do I Get For My Franchise Fee?

The benefit of franchising with Floor Coverings International franchise is that you’re joining a brand that has your back. Nowhere is this more evident than the value of your franchise fee of $30,000 and territory fee of $35,000. Your franchise fee gives you access to everything from our comprehensive, hands-on support, ongoing coaching, marketing support, visionary leadership, as well as a team that ensures the products in your mobile showroom are worthy of selling to your customers.

Does Floor Coverings International Offer Financing?

While we do not offer financing directly, we do have relationships with third-party lenders who can assist you with obtaining the capital needed to open a Floor Coverings International franchise.

Here’s a complete breakdown of the costs & fees associated with investing in a Floor Coverings International flooring franchise

For a complete overview of the costs and fees associated with opening a new Floor Coverings International franchise, please review Item 7 from our most recent Franchise Disclosure Document below:

Expenditures Standard Fee Method of Payment When Payable To Whom Payment is Made
Initial Franchise Fee $30,000 Lump Sum or Installment When you sign the Franchise Agreement FCI
Territory Fee $35,000 Lump Sum or Installment When you sign the Franchise Agreement FCI
Inspirenet / Inspirenet Mobile Software $7,500 Lump Sum 30 days prior to training FCI
Software Access Fee (2 months) $400 - $600 Lump Sum Monthly upon signing Franchise Agreement FCI
Training Related Expenses $3,000 - $5,000 Varies As incurred
Various third parties
Opening Package $35,000 - $45,000 Lump Sum 30 days prior to training FCI and third parties
Personnel / Staffing $0 - $5,000 As Agreed As Agreed Employees
Initial Advertising Expenses $40,000 - $60,000 Varies Within 4 Months after training Various third parties
Insurance Liability / Vehicle $1,500 - $6,000/yr Installment or Lump Sum As incurred Your Insurance Carrier
Miscellaneous Opening Costs $2,000 - $5,000 Varies As incurred Business licenses, utilities, phone
FCI Vehicle $1,000 Lump sum, finance or lease According to purchase option Our designated suppliers or third parties
Office Equipment $1,000 - $5,000 Lump Sum As incurred Third party
Real Estate and Improvements $0 - $5,000 Varies As incurred Various third parties
Additional Startup Funds $10,000 - $25,000 As Incurred As incurred Supplies, utilities, etc
TOTAL $165,400 - $235,100

* See Item 7 of our current Franchise Disclosure Document for more information and context about the initial investment.

Now That You Know the Costs and Fees, Are You Ready to Join Floor Coverings International Flooring Franchise?

If you’re ready to join a revolutionary brand that’s disrupting the $48 billion custom flooring industry**, fill out our form on this site to learn about the Floor Coverings International franchise opportunity. We can’t wait to learn more about you!

** Statista, May 11, 2021

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