Commonly Asked Questions About Studio Suite Salons

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How much does it cost to become a salon owner at rīz salons?
One week’s rent and a security deposit equal to one week’s rent.

How is the rīz salons studio suite equipped?
The studio suite is equipped with a chair, cabinetry, shampoo bowl and a starter kit. You and a few supplies, and you’re in business.

How much more will I make by owning a rīz salons studio suite?
Industry research indicates about 30%.

How long does it take to open a rīz salons studio suite?
You can be up and running in a few days. You will need to update your license with the state board, which can take a week or longer.

How long is the lease?
12 months plus free weeks (13 months with 4 free weeks)

Do I have to pay while on vacation?

No, vacation is free once per year.

Can I decorate my rīz salons studio suite?
Absolutely. You can paint, hang pictures and decorate the interior to fit your style.

What is the lighting like?

rīz utilizes the industry's most precise lighting to give you pure white lighting which is very important for coloring.

Hot water: will it run out or take long to get to the shampoo bowl?

Hot water is instant and will not run out.

Location: Is rīz easy to find and convenient for my clients?

rīz is easy to find, and located with easy access into the shopping center from downtown Matthews, 485, 74 and Hwy. 51 at any time throughout the day.

How is the relationship with the owner?

We help you with every step to get started and are available on site with any immediate needs. We let you run your salon and your business. 

What will my customers think of rīz salon studio suite?
They will love the fresh look and environment. With your private studio decorated by you and walls 12 feet high for privacy, your customers will rave about it!

Are inquiries confidential?
Yes. We will hold your application in the highest confidence. You tell us when you would like to be announced as a new rīz salons owner on the rīz salons website.

How accessible is my studio suite?
You can access your secured studio 24 hours a day.

What kind of security does rīz salons have?
High-tech security systems, surveillance cameras, motion-detected lighting, locking studio door and locking cabinets to keep all your valuables safe.

Does rīz salons accept walk-in customers?
There will be walk-ins, but normally studio owners have established loyal clientele. We do not recommend that you depend on walk-ins for a large part of your business.