Former Corporate Accountant Launches Creative Colors Franchise in California’s Silicon Valley

Industry Leading On-site Repair and Restoration Franchise Saves Local Customers 90% on Replacement Fees

Creative Colors International, the nation’s leading on-site repair and restoration franchise, launched its newest location on Monday, March 6, 2017 in California’s Silicon Valley. This is big news as more local business owners and cost-conscious residents than ever before are seeking out alternatives to astronomical upholstering charges and replacement fees associated with damaged possessions composed of leather, vinyl, plastic and fabric.

Florence Chu-CCI of San Jose

For Florence Chu, 53, owning her own business right here in the San Jose area with Creative Colors International (CCI) is just one step closer to living the American Dream. The former corporate accountant emigrated from Hong Kong when she was 13 and quickly adapted to life in America – attending both high school and college in the states. She is excited to be her own boss and bring the innovative CCI franchise to Silicon Valley.

She and her husband, Joe, who will eventually join his wife in the new business, wanted more time with their two children and feel that CCI offers them that opportunity. Through Creative Colors International’s revolutionary products and restoration techniques, Florence says she can help local customers save up to 90% in replacement fees by repairing worn and/or damaged materials.

“I believe by providing the best quality and top notch customer service I will earn their trust and respect, as well as their repeat business,” Florence says. “And by repairing instead of replacing a worn item, I am reducing waste and helping the greater San Jose area earn its name as ‘the green city.’”

The statistics suggest that repairing and restoring, as opposed to upholstering and replacing, can save local business owners and residents hundreds of dollars on any damaged item. For example, the costs associated with upholstering any type of seat can be very steep, ranging anywhere from $120 to $450 per cushion. And according to Terri Sniegolski, Creative Colors International’s CEO, the commitment shared by all franchisees to help customers save money, and deliver on the company’s “We Can Fix That” philosophy, has been the key catalyst for the company’s expansion to 74 locations in 27 states with 130+ mobile units since its initial inception in 1980.

“We’re excited to open our next Creative Colors location in San Jose because we know Florence Chu shares the same ‘We Can Fix That’ attitude our other successful franchisees possess,” said Sniegolski. “We are thrilled about our expansion in the San Jose area because we know the local business owners and customers in the community will be eager to repair and restore their possessions at a fraction of the cost.”

Serving the automotive, commercial and furniture industries, Creative Colors International offers affordable solutions for tears, holes, scuffs, scratches and other types of damage found on leather, vinyl, plastic or fabric through on-site repair, restoration, cleaning, dyeing and protection. For local residents, this means Creative Colors International can repair auto interiors, leather furniture, RV flooring, and boat vinyl, among other things. Additionally, for business owners, Creative Colors International can repair any upholstery found in critical locations around the company, such as waiting rooms, examination rooms, restaurant booths, hotel rooms, and theater seating, among others.

For more information on Chu and her Creative Colors International location, please visit http://www.WeCanFixThat.com/SiliconValley.

About Creative Colors International
Launched in 1991, the Creative Colors International (CCI) franchise system was created through its affiliate, J&J’s Creative Colors, the original industry leader in refurbishment techniques and systems. Today, both companies continue to be family-owned and operated by the second generation. Catering to the abundance of upholstered items in every home, business and vehicle, CCI is the ultimate in on-site repair, restoration, cleaning, protection, and dyeing of leather, vinyl, plastic and fabric. Through proprietary technology, CCI restores damaged material at a fraction of replacement costs, saving customers up to 90 percent. CCI repairs are stronger than the original area and are nearly invisible to the naked eye. In the Automotive, Furniture and Commercial Markets, CCI offers on-site repair and restoration to all types of leather, vinyl, fabric, plastic and carpeting by repairing and redyeing holes, cuts, tears, burns, scrapes, fading and discoloration. For more information on CCI’s services and franchise opportunities, visit http://www.wecanfixthat.com.