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Qualified Remodeler Magazine, August 2016
Get A Grip makes Qualified Remodeler's Top 500 list of CPA-audited remodeling firms again! Out of 3,500 applicants, Get A Grip ranks in the top 500 remodelers in the nation and the only Franchisor in New Mexico to make the list for its business acumen, commitment to customer service, sales techniques, overall revenue, and strong customer loyalty.
Qualified Remodeler's Top 500, August 2016


Qualified Remodeler Magazine, May 2015
Get A Grip makes Qualified Remodeler's Top Home Improvement Franchises again! These rankings are determined by a company’s business acumen, commitment to customer service, sales techniques and strong customer loyalty.


Qualified Remodeler Magazine, August 2014
Get A Grip makes Qualified Remodeler's Top 500 list of CPA-audited remodeling firms again! Moving up yet another 7 spots from last year nationally, Get A Grip now ranks #423 in the U.S. while remaining #1 in New Mexico for its business acumen, commitment to customer service, sales techniques and strong customer loyalty.
Qualified Remodeler's Top 500, August 2014


Home Business Magazine, August 2014
Get A Grip makes the list again of home based startup businesses in this magazine for entrepreneurs and business owners. Get A Grip's innovative products and no-experience necessary, turnkey business model keep it high in the rankings in this industry leading publication.
Home Based Business Magazine, August 2014


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500, January 2014
Get A Grip earns yet another mention the annual Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 edition of franchise companies in the United States and Canada. The recognition comes from the company's fast growth, commitment to quality, and green focus of keeping material out of landfills.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, January 2014


Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, October 2013
Get A Grip tops the list of surface refinishing/restoration companies in Entrepreneur ® Start Ups' features on franchise opportunities. We lead the category for our low cost to enter and turnkey business plan.
Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, October 2013


Qualified Remodeler Magazine, August 2013
Get A Grip makes Qualified Remodeler's Top 500 list of CPA-audited remodeling firms again! Moving up 28 spots from last year nationally, Get A Grip now ranks #430 in the U.S. while remaining #1 in New Mexico for its business acumen, commitment to customer service, sales techniques and strong customer loyalty.
Qualified Remodeler's Top 500, August 2013


GI Jobs Magazine – Military Friendly Franchise, June 2013
For the third year running Get A Grip has been named a Military Friendly Franchise, representing the top 10% of the nation's franchises doing the most to recruit military veterans. Get A Grip offers a discount to active or retired military potential franchisees and puts all franchise fees on hold if a franchisee is called up for Guard or Reserve duty. Get A Grip also offers a 10% discount off any work completed for active military members and veterans.
GI Jobs Military Friendly Franchise, June 2013


Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, Spring 2013
Entrepreneur Start Ups' features on franchise opportunities lists Get A Grip as a great way to be the boss for our low cost to enter, turnkey business plan, on-site training and continuing franchise support.
Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, Spring 2013


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500, January 2013
Get A Grip earns a mention the annual Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 edition of franchise companies in the United States and Canada. The recognition comes from the company's fast growth, commitment to quality, and green focus of keeping material out of landfills.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, January 2013


Entrepreneur Magazine, Top 100 Low-Cost Franchises, November 2012
Get A Grip moves up the list of Entrepreneur Magazine's ranking of low-cost-to-enter franchise business opportunities to No. 65, up from No. 87 in 2011. The listing includes our in-house financing, two-week on-the-field training session, and ongoing marketing support.
Top 100 Low-Cost Franchises, November 2012


Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, October 2012
Get A Grip again makes the list of companies who want you to be the boss in Entrepreneur Start Ups' features on franchise opportunities. We lead the surface refinishing/restoration category for our low cost to enter and turnkey business plan.
Entrepreneur Start-Up Guide, October 2012


Home Business Magazine Annual Start-Up Guide, October 2012
Get A Grip makes the list again of home based start up businesses in this magazine for entrepreneurs and business owners. Get A Grip's innovative products and no-experience necessary, turnkey business model keep it high in the rankings in this industry leading publication.
Home Based Business & Opportunity Magazine, October 2012


Qualified Remodeler Magazine, August 2012
Get A Grip debuts on the Top 500 list of CPA-audited remodeling firms in the country. Get A Grip ranks #458 in the U.S. and #1 in New Mexico for its business acumen, commitment to customer service, sales techniques and strong customer loyalty.
Qualified Remodeler Magazine, August 2012


Entrepreneur's Start Ups, Summer 2012
Get A Grip was listed as a low-cost franchise business opportunity by lowering its start-up costs to give would-be entrepreneurs a chance at their dreams. In the following listing, you'll find 232 franchises that can be started for less than $50,000.
Entrepreneur Start Ups – 232 Franchises You Can Start for $50,000 or Less, Summer 2012


Home Business, June 2012
Targeting home-based entrepreneurs and business owners, this magazine lists Get A Grip as a great home business franchise opportunity in the Restoration & Remodeling category. The magazine touts Get A Grip's innovative products, low-cost to enter turnkey program, and our on-site training program.
Home Business Magazine, June 2012


Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500® Top Homebased Franchise, May 2012
Get A Grip debuts on the Entrepreneur®'s Franchise 500® Top Homebased Franchises list this year. The company ranks #97 in homebased franchise businesses, reflecting how much we've grown in our industry category.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, March 2012


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500®, March 2012
Get A Grip Franchising LLC moved up to No.18 (from its debut at No. 33 last year) in the Top New Ranking category in the Entrepreneur's Franchise 500® list of franchise companies. We began franchising in 2007, and our astonishing growth is what caught the eye of the magazine.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, March 2012


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500, January 2012
Get A Grip moved up 77 places in the Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list of franchise companies to rank No. 316 in the United States and Canada for 2012. In addition, the magazine puts Get A Grip at #65 for low-cost franchises (up from #87), #18 for top new franchises (up from #33) and #97 in home-based companies, a new ranking this year.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, January 2012


Home Business, December 2011
This magazine geared toward home-based entrepreneurs and business owners lists Get A Grip in its Restoration & Remodeling category. Highlighted are Get A Grip's innovative products and no-experience necessary, turnkey business model.
Home Based Business & Opportunity Magazine, December 2011


Entrepreneur Magazine, Top 100 Low-Cost Franchises, November 2011
Entrepreneur Magazine once again recognizes Get A Grip for our low-cost-to-enter, turnkey franchise business opportunity. We rank No. 87 in our debut on the list. The listing includes our in-house financing, two-week on-the-field training session, and ongoing marketing support.
Top 100 Low-Cost Franchises, November 2011


Entrepreneur's Start Ups – Six Steps to Owning Your Own Business, Fall 2011
Get A Grip makes the cut of those companies that want you to be the boss in Entrepreneur
Start Ups' features on franchise opportunities. We're one of only seven in the surface refinishing/restoration industry that the magazine considers worthy of mention.
Entrepreneur Start Ups – 6 Steps to Owning Your Own Business, Fall 2011


Remodeling Magazine 550, August 2011
Lists Get A Grip among the nation's largest residential renovation companies in the franchising category for our turnkey business system. Get A Grip stands out among franchise companies that offer our ready-made systems and solutions for the inexperienced.
Remodeling Magazine 550, August 2011


Home Business, August 2011
This magazine geared toward home-based entrepreneurs and business owners lists Get A Grip in its Restoration & Remodeling category. Highlighted are Get A Grip's innovative products and no experience necessary, turnkey business model.
Home Based Business & Opportunity Magazine, August 2011


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500, March 2011
Get A Grip Franchising LLC debuted at No. 33 in the 50+ New Business Opportunities Top New Ranking category in the Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list of franchise companies, in part because of our astonishing movement up the list. We're ranked No. 393 in the United States and Canada for 2010, and No. 87 among low-cost franchises.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, March 2011


Entrepreneur Magazine Franchise 500, January 2011
Get A Grip moved up 74 places in the Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list of franchise companies to rank No. 393 in the United States and Canada for 2010. In addition, we've ranked No. 87 among low-cost franchises, and No. 33 in the Top New Ranking category for our amazing movement up the list.
Entrepreneur® Magazine Franchise 500®, January 2011


Remodeling Magazine 550, August 2010
Lists Get A Grip among the nation's largest residential renovation companies in the franchising category for our turnkey business system. Get A Grip stands out among franchise companies that offer our ready-made systems and solutions for the inexperienced.
Remodeling Magazine 550, August 2010


Qualified Remodeler Magazine, February 2010
Highlights Get A Grip again as a good franchise opportunity because of our no-royalty franchise program and turnkey business system. Notes our multiple-surface resurfacing and repair products and techniques, too.
Qualified Remodeler Magazine, February 2010

Entrepreneur Magazine – 31st Annual Franchise 500, January 2010
Yep, we did it again! Get A Grip appeared in the Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list of franchise companies for the second year in a row. We're pleased that recognition of our great value, turnkey franchise program keeps earning kudos.
Entrepreneur® Magazine – 31st Annual Franchise 500®, January 2010

Entrepreneur Start Ups – Be Your Own Boss, Fall 2009
Get A Grip makes the cut of companies who want you to be the boss in Entrepreneur Start Ups' features on franchise opportunities. We're one of only seven in the surface refinishing/restoration industry that the magazine considers worthy of mention.
Entrepreneur Start-ups-Be Your Own Boss, Fall 2009

Entrepreneur Magazine – 30th Annual Franchise 500, January 2009
Albuquerque headquartered Get A Grip debuted on Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list of franchise companies in the United States and Canada at No. 467 and ranked fifth in its industry category of surface refinishing/restoration. The recognition comes from the company's fast growth, commitment to quality, and green focus of keeping material out
of landfills.
Entrepreneur® Magazine – 30th Annual Franchise 500®, January 2009

Qualified Remodeler Magazine, March 2009
Calls Get A Grip a good franchise opportunity for its readers. We're thrilled to be recognized for our no-royalty franchise program and turnkey business system.
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