Aviation Restoration and Repair

Aviation Restoration and Repair

Aircraft purchases can be an enormous expense even for the affluent. So replacing worn items inside of your airplane or helicopter investment is the last thing you want to do. Like vintage automobiles, antique furniture, office furniture and even medical chairs and seating, your aviation equipment's interior can be restored to new with Color Glo. 

Baandam X the Camp: Charity Project 109

Baandam X the Camp: Charity Project 109

Charity Project 109. Color Glo Thailand helped raise Money to help the wild guardian officer. The event took place Saturday to Sunday, April 7th & 8th at the courtyard of the camp.

How to Tell If Wood Furniture Is Worth Refinishing

How to Tell If Wood Furniture Is Worth Refinishing

When you find a piece of wood furniture you'd like to restore, it's really tempting to pull out your wallet and slide it in the truck. Often times though, we don't realize how much work or expense this may equate to. There's a handful of things you need to consider before making the choice to refinish wood furniture.

How To Refinish Wood Furniture

How To Refinish Wood Furniture

If you're thinking that your wood furniture is worn, beat, sun-faded and potentially scratched up by the cat, then you might consider refinishing the wood. Such items in your household might be a dresser, nightstand, family room table, dining room table, chairs, etc. There are basic essential tools you'll need to perform this job properly.

How To Prevent Color Fading In Your Home

How To Prevent Color Fading In Your Home

In order to prevent color fading in the key areas of your home and preserve your furniture for many years, you need to take adequate protective measures against the harmful effect of the sun. And remember that UV rays are present even on cloudy days. The same rule applies as if you had your skin directly out in the elements all day long. 

CGI Ranked Military Times Best in Franchise Rankings 2018

CGI Ranked Military Times Best in Franchise Rankings 2018

The latest Military Times Best: Franchises rankings are out, and 53 companies have made the 2018 list of the best franchises for veterans and military-connected franchisees. Color Glo International is number five.

CGI Cares: Hurricane Damaged Homes in Houston

CGI Cares: Hurricane Damaged Homes in Houston

Terry Stamm went with a group from his church in February to work on hurricane-damaged homes in Houston. See the project!

Franchise Gator Names Color Glo International A Top 100 Franchise For 2018

Franchise Gator Names Color Glo International A Top 100 Franchise For 2018

Franchise Gator recently released its annual Top 100 and named Color Glo International a Top 100 franchise for 2018. The online franchise directory developed the rankings to help individuals interested in purchasing a franchise identify and limit potential risks when searching for the right opportunity. 

Color Glo International Ranked On The 2018 Entrepreneur Franchise 500

Color Glo International Ranked On The 2018 Entrepreneur Franchise 500

Entrepreneur has been putting together the world's first, best, and most comprehensive franchise ranking for almost four decades. This year's (the 39th 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 2018.

Global Franchise Opportunities in 2018

Global Franchise Opportunities in 2018

Once you've decided to invest in your future with a franchise opportunity, you'll need to go through that decision-making process to decide which path is right for you. You might be looking to go down a completely new road in your life. But you might also be looking to find the perfect fit to hone your skills and jumpstart your career. If you work in the service, cleaning, automotive or marine sector, then we think you'll find your passion right here with Color Glo International.

Color Glo International Certified as a 2018 World-Class Franchise

Color Glo International Certified as a 2018 World-Class Franchise

MINNEAPOLIS, MN. Dec 26th, 2017 – Color Glo International® has received World-Class Franchise® certification from the Franchise Research Institute® for the eighth consecutive year. 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.  Formally incorporated in 1975 Color Glo began franchising in 1982.

The Importance of Refinishing Furniture in Commercial Buildings

The Importance of Refinishing Furniture in Commercial Buildings

Unlike your personally owned furniture at home, your commercial furniture will not have extra protectants and careful handling. It gets bought and placed, and used. Therefore, furniture in commercial buildings tends to deteriorate quickly and starts showing severe signs of wear and tear only after a few years of use.

How to Restore Your Leather Handbag

How to Restore Your Leather Handbag

For many, leather handbags and purses can be a wearable piece of art that defines who we are out in the world. And for many... it's a real investment that many of us are willing to make. You'll want to keep it for a lifetime, so here are some excellent tips on how to take care of your investment.

How to Clean Your Automobile's Interior Wood Trim

How to Clean Your Automobile's Interior Wood Trim

Wooden trim can really bring the class level of your automobile investments to a new level but if its not cleaned and cared for properly (like all other parts of your car) it will begin to look faded and tired, and can leave the overall impression of your interior looking drab. 

How to Clean Plastic Exterior Car Parts

How to Clean Plastic Exterior Car Parts

Your car has a lot of exterior plastic (believe it or not), which may require a different approach than the interior of your car. Knowing what to use is key, as plastic can be discolored or adopt a permanent haze if you're not real careful.

An Ounce of Prevention for Your Furniture

An Ounce of Prevention for Your Furniture

We've all heard the saying...“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” Benjamin Franklin was talking about fire prevention in the city of Philadelphia when he coined this phrase, but it’s one that can be applied to any situation.

How To Clean Plastic Interior Car Parts

How To Clean Plastic Interior Car Parts

There is more to cleaning a car than just filling up a bucket with mild soapy water, scrubbing it down and rinsing it off. The plastic interior needs to be kept clean as well. Follow our simple tips to dust, clean, and restore yoru plastic car parts. 

How to Clean Velour Upholstery

How to Clean Velour Upholstery

We can't help it, we love velvet and velour, especially nice grays or deep blues. But you struggle to help it retain its luster or keep from being a hair and dirt trap.  Here's some advice on how to clean your velour. 

CGI Named Top Global Franchise By Entrepreneur 2017!

CGI Named Top Global Franchise By Entrepreneur 2017!

Minneapolis, July 25th, 2017 - Color Glo International, the world leader in restoration and repair of leather, vinyl, velour, cloth and hard plastics, announced today that it was recently ranked in Entrepreneur magazine’s Top Global Franchises list.