Granite Transformations

  • Rocksolid Granite USA Inc
10360 USA Today Way
Miramar, FL 33025
  • (800) 685-5300 / (954) 435-5538
  • (954) 435-5579 (Fax)

Granite Transformations is a franchise organization that provides an important and compelling service to homeowners allowing them to transform kitchen and baths with our gorgeous TREND STONE, TREND GLASS and TREND MOSAIC surfaces. Trend Stone is engineered to outperform ordinary granite! It's heat, scratch & stain resistant & we're the only surface engineered to fit right over existing countertop surfaces. That means no costly demolition, no mess and fast and easy installation, usually in about a day!

Franchisor Background

Year Established: 2001

Franchising Since: 2001

Operating Units

Franchised Units 160 98.2%
Company-Owned Units 3 1.8%
Total Operating Units 163 100%

Geographic Distribution

USA 67 41.4% In 32 States
Canada 15 9.3% In 3 Provinces
International 80 49.4% In 6 Foreign Countries
Total 162 100%

Multi-Unit Operators

Multi-Unit Operators N/A
Franchises Owned by Multi-Unit Operators N/A

North American Unit Density

Density Units
California 11
Ontario 7
Florida 6

Registered in the following Registration States

California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wisconsin, District of Columbia, Alberta

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Support and Training

General Information

IFA Member Yes
CFA Member Yes
Franchisee Association? No
Size of Corporate Staff 25
Site Selection
Assistance
Yes
Lease Negotiation Assistance No
Financial Assistance No

Marketing Support

Co-Op Advertising No
National Advertising Yes
Regional Advertising No
Local Advertising No

Ongoing Support

Central Data Processing N/A
Central Purchasing N/A
Field Operation Evaluation Included
Field Training Included
Initial Store Opening Included
Inventory Control Included
Franchisee Newsletter Included
Regional or National Meetings Yes, at additional cost
800 Telephone Hotline Included

Training

Corporate Office 5 Days
Franchise Site 10 Days
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Financial Requirements

Investment

Minimum Net Worth $100K
Cash Investment $50,000 - 100,000
Total Investment $141.5 - 346K
Average Total Investment $239K

Fees

Initial Franchise Fee $35-75K
Average Franchise Fee $0K
On-Going Royalty 2%
Average Royalty 0%
Advertising Fee 1%

Site Information and Requirements

Average Number of Full-Time Employees 7
Average Number of Part-Time Employees 2
Space Needs (in square feet) N/A
Preferred Site Types N/A
Other Site Types Allowed Warehouse
Encourages Conversions N/A
Item 19 (Earnings Claim) Provided? Yes
Listed in the SBA Registry? Yes
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Franchisee Qualifications

Financial Net Worth 4
General Business Experience 5
Specific Industry Experience 2
Formal Education 2
Psychological Profile 4
Personal Interviews 5
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Terms of Contract

Term of Initial Contract 10
Term of Renewal Period 10
Passive Ownership? Allowed
Area Development
Agreements?
No
Sub-Franchisor
Contracts?
No
Franchisees Allowed to Expand Within Territory? No
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Expansion Plans

Projected New Units Over Next 12 Months 12
USA Yes, All United States
Canada Yes, All Canada
Overseas Yes, UK
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