Start an Event Decorating Business

Are you the type of person who has a keen eye for details? Then the right business for you is event decoration because this will reflect your creativity and being organized in everything.

If you have provided a high level of satisfaction to the clients, this type of business will surely provide you with high income.

In an event decorating business, you should put 100% focus on the client because it is his or her event. So, it is your duty to give all you have got just to make the event as beautiful and as great as possible. What is fun about this business is that it will provide you with excitement especially if event decorating is really your passion. You also don’t have to worry about the startup cost because it is just so low as compared with other businesses.

Choosing a Niche

In this kind of business, there are several niches to choose from and this what makes it so lucrative. The following are some of the events that you can choose from: family events decoration, birthday party themes decoration, conference or convention decor, wedding decor and many more. In choosing the niche where you will focus, make sure that it is really what you want. This will help you to specify the customers that you want to target and focus on.

Develop a Corporate Website

Almost all businesses today big or small have a website because it is the ultimate marketing tool that will help them achieve online visibility and exposure. With the help of a website, you can have the chance to widen your scope. If that happens, you will gain more income, of course. Your corporate site should also have all the most important contact information so that potential clients can reach you anytime.

Present a Portfolio

Bear in mind that a business like this needs requires you to have your very own portfolio. By having it, you will be able to show your clients what you have got when it comes to event decorating. But if you still don’t have any photos of work that you have done before, you can ask your friends if you can decorate their event. Since you are the one who requested for them to try your event decorating ability, you should give them discounts.

Rent a Space

You should also have an office where you should meet and deal with the clients. This is very important in order for your business to be more organized and professional. In renting a space for your business, make sure that it is an ideal one.


To get more clients, it is also important that you develop a marketing strategy. Actually, you can choose from several strategies but make sure that you will only use the ones that fit your business.

1 Comment

  • Nosipho Nsele said on October 5, 2016
    Thanks for this article


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