SOUTHBURY, Conn. // PRNewswire // -- Decor&You, the market leader and second largest interior design franchise in the country, is offering an exciting, low investment opportunity for people passionate about decorating. This unique and affordable entry into the growth industry of interior decorating offers individuals a simple way to start a business, use their creative talents for supplemental income and manage their own time creating the ideal work life balance.
"For people with a flair for decorating, becoming a DecorElement decorator offers an inexpensive, flex-time way for anyone, including stay-at-home Moms or the retired to do what they love to do and make some extra money," said Karen Powell, CEO of Decor&You. "In a challenging economy, supplemental income is truly making a difference in a family's lifestyle," she added.
The DecorElement decorator is supported by a sophisticated franchise system of experienced industry leaders and a national network of DecorDesigners who share a passion for the business. DecorElement franchisees will have access to quality manufacturers with products in various colors, styles and price points consisting of accessories, lighting, artwork, area rugs and ready-made window treatments.
To ensure a fast ramp up period for DecorElement decorators, the turnkey opportunity includes a minimal investment of under $20k; on-going distance learning training and mentoring; products targeting a fast sale and high volume market; and a defined career path to becoming a DecorDesigner.
"In today's economy, both home and commercial markets are beginning to rebounding, and more and more people are looking to spruce up their homes, but are looking to make quick changes that make an impact on an affordable budget using accessories," added Karen Powell. "For creative individuals who love decorating spaces for others to enjoy and are natural networkers, this is an ideal opportunity," say Karen Powell.
"With several different business models to invest in, Decor&You offers individuals a solid investment in an active market," said Karen Powell. "There is a strong market for the services of our award-winning decorators, especially at this time when people prefer to 'nest' versus going out," she added.
Decor&You was named by Entrepreneur Magazine as one of the top home-based franchises for 2009 and has been honored by The World Franchising Network has as one of the 'Top 100 Franchises' in the services sector.
Established in 1998, Decor&You, Inc. furnishes and refines America's residential and commercial interiors via a nationwide network of professional interior decorators, and makes it easy for people to achieve comfort, style, and enhanced value in their homes and businesses.