How To Repair Cracked Vinyl

How To Repair Cracked Vinyl

Vinyl is a common material for furniture that is easy to work with. It’s durable and comfortable, but over time vinyl can sometimes rip, crack or tear. This is especially true for vinyl chairs, which must deal with fluctuations in weight and friction. You may also vinyl in your cars or boats on the dash, door and other areas. Fortunately, repairing cracked vinyl is a process that can be undertaken as DIY.

Color Glo International Ranked On The 2019 Entrepreneur Franchise 500

Color Glo International Ranked On The 2019 Entrepreneur Franchise 500

Entrepreneur has been putting together the world's first, best, and most comprehensive franchise ranking for four decades. This year's (the 40th annual installment) turned out to be one of the most competitive years ever with more than 1,000 companies have applied to be a part of the list. Color Glo International is proud to have made that list again in 2019.

Could Your Aircraft Benefit From Color Restoration?

Could Your Aircraft Benefit From Color Restoration?

There are so many questions to get answered. Let’s be clear, our portion of the conversation comes in after you’ve made your decision to mechanically restore or purchase a used aircraft that is in good mechanical order. Obviously when getting through this first step, there are so many things to consider like what type of airplane do you have or are considering buying? Is it flying or is it damaged?

Why You Should Restore Your Old Shoes

Why You Should Restore Your Old Shoes

A man’s or woman’s shoes are a reflection of who they are. We pick from options like wingtip and stiletto amongst many other to define our character and walk with pride. In essence our shoes say a lot about us and you certainly don’t have to spend a fortune to get footwear that tells the world you’ve made it.  If you have an old leather pair, (or even suede or canvas) a little effort and insider knowledge is all you need to go from tattered to dazzling.

What Is Color Restoration?

What Is Color Restoration?

Color Glo International is the World Leader in restoration and repair of leather, vinyl, velour, cloth and hard plastics commonly found in the markets of Automotive, Aircraft, Marine and Furniture. Color Glo products are proven everyday to offer the correct results and best value every time they are put to the test.

CGI Named In Top Franchises For Veterans by Entrepreneur Magazine

CGI Named In Top Franchises For Veterans by Entrepreneur Magazine

Press Release. MINNEAPOLIS, MN. Nov 14th, 2018 – Color Glo International® has been ranked in the top franchises for veterans again this year by Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500.This list recognizes the 150 franchisors offering incentives for veterans to join their franchises business systems. Color Glo was ranked #83.

CGI Ranked in The 10 Best Franchises to Open in 2018

CGI Ranked in The 10 Best Franchises to Open in 2018

MINNEAPOLIS, MN. Nov 1st, 2018 – Color Glo International® has been ranked in the 10 Best Franchises to Open in 2018 by Insight Success. Insights Success is “the best business magazine across the globe for enterprises. Being a progress-driven platform, it focuses distinctively on emerging as well as leading companies, their reformative style of conducting business and ways of delivering effective and collaborative solutions to strengthen market share.

How To Care For Your Leather Jacket

A real leather jacket or coat is usually an expensive investment and can take a while for you to source or purchase depending on your tastes. Your leather jacket can last for many, many years if given proper care though. In many cases, you can wash a leather jacket at home if you follow the correct methods.

How to Choose the Right Colors for your Leather Furniture

How to Choose the Right Colors for your Leather Furniture

Do you intend to purchase a piece of leather furniture but you’re not sure which color will perfectly suit your room’s needs? If yes, the various tricks on how to choose a color for your leather furniture discussed below will with no doubt be very crucial to your room needs.

The Benefits of Refurbishing Fleet Vehicles

The Benefits of Refurbishing Fleet Vehicles

If you’re in the business of fleet vehicles, then you know that the unknown variable of mechanical, auto-body and refurbishment repairs can be devilish. They crop up at the least expected times and cause your vehicles to be out of service, thus costing you money.

Green Products Mean Healthy Franchisees

Green Products Mean Healthy Franchisees

A major concern (and buzz word) in the market place today is the ability to offer green products or provide fairly healthy and safe service environments. A very relevant attribute to Color Glo is our commitment to the environment and our commitment to be a GREEN COMPANY.

Preparing Your Boat For Winter

Preparing Your Boat For Winter

Winterizing your boat. Some may not realize it, but winter “time off” can be especially hard on your boat. Extended periods of inactivity will accelerate wear and tear and can contribute to breakdowns in the next boating season. If left unchecked, corrosion and rust can spread extensively and moisture can intrude and freezer during the winter.

How To Remove Pet Odor From Your Furniture

How To Remove Pet Odor From Your Furniture

We all love to cuddle with our pets, whether that be dogs, cats, rabbits, or anything with fur. The days when pets were simply working companions are gone and in almost every circumstance the idea of the pet living outside is eradicated. The family is family.

Entrepreneur Magazine Names CGI Top Global Franchise

Entrepreneur Magazine Names CGI Top Global Franchise

Color Glo International® was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Top Global Franchises list. This list recognizes the top 200 franchisors that are seeking franchisees outside of the U.S.

World-Class Franchise® Recognition - Color Glo International

World-Class Franchise® Recognition - Color Glo International

MINNEAPOLIS, MN. July 17th, 2018 – Color Glo International® has been recognized with the extraordinary franchise satisfaction award from the Franchise Research Institute® for the eighth consecutive year.

When Is The Right Time to Buy A Franchise with Color Glo?

When Is The Right Time to Buy A Franchise with Color Glo?

If you've been thinking about buying into a franchise system, you may wonder if you are cut out to be a business owner, and if so, what type of franchise should you own? Almost anyone can be a franchise owner if you have the determination and the willingness to learn and evolve. The system has been created for you, so following it is your biggest asset.

How RV Dealers & Owners Benefit from Color Glo

How RV Dealers & Owners Benefit from Color Glo

Summertime is upon us and that means that RV sales will soon be ramping up for the fall. "Recreational vehicles (RVs), caravans, campers, vans or motorhomes - whatever size they are and whatever you call them, they are back and picking up a new generation of eager fans just wanting to hit the road", according to CNN.

It's Time To Unleash The Boat - And Repair It...

It's Time To Unleash The Boat - And Repair It...

If you're a boat owner, your favorite time of year has already made its presence felt - specifically in our hometown of Minneapolis, MN. Has your boat hit the water yet? It seems for many that the answer is "not yet". 

Restaurants Save Money by Repairing, Not Replacing

Restaurants Save Money by Repairing, Not Replacing

Restaurant managers and owners can develop very strong relationships with quality repair and restoration professionals. And they should; having a leather, vinyl, and color restoration specialist in your back pocket is a crucial element to your profitability in a business with so much wear and tear on your bottom line