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and run float centers.

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Get started by scoping out our Free Resources and checking out the articles on Our Blog.

We also run a 6-tank center in Portland called Float On, host the Float Conference, design float software, and publish float books.

Float Center Business Plan

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“The bargain-of-the-century for anyone considering opening a float center. I highly recommend it!”
– David Brickman

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How to Start a Float Center Basics

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Get our bundle of free resources, and learn the basics of float tanks, the float industry, chemistry in salt water, and what goes into starting your own center.

These materials will help to answer the first few questions you're bound to have.

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Float Center Business Plan Package

Our Business Plan has gone through years of testing and revision. It has been successfully used, time and again, to obtain funding for centers that are now up and running. The numbers in this business plan are…

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Step-by-Step Marketing Package

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Even though floating is amazing, marketing the tanks can be difficult. This packet compiles all of the fundamental and innovative marketing strategies that have gone into filling the tanks at Float On since we opened. We’re currently running over 1,300 floats a month, and you can learn…

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In-Person Apprenticeship 

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We offer training sessions which help to get your float center up and running as quickly and efficiently as possible, and make sure that you have a solid understanding of everything necessary to run a successful center.
Our training sessions offer invaluable hands on experience at our own float center, Float On, now the largest float center in the nation, located in beautiful Portland, Oregon.

Join us for our next in-person apprenticeship program.

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Online Apprenticeship

 

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In over 10 hours of online courses, Graham, Ashkahn, and Jake from Float On guide you through the process of starting your float tank center and building up your customers & members. From lease negotiation, to construction, to marketing, to revenue and expense projections – our course takes you from your early plans through opening day and beyond.

Learn at your own pace from the comfort of your computer, enroll in our online courses.

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Float Center Consulting

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Salt water leaks, electric current in ungrounded water, slippery floors, sound pollution, light pollution, imprecise or dangerous chemistry, misinformed sanitation, murky water, impurities in your epsom salt, improper water filtration…there is a lot that goes wrong with float tanks.

We’ve seen every sensory deprivation disaster you can imagine (most of them first hand).

If you run into a problem with your float center, we may hold the solution.

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Latest Articles
from Our Blog

Fancy Acronyms for your Business Plan: TAM, SAM, and SOM

Fancy Acronyms for your Business Plan: TAM, SAM, and SOM

In this post, we’ll be looking at those enigmatic acronyms: TAM, SAM, and SOM, which are the backbone for the market analysis section of your written plan. We’ve helped a couple hundred float centers to develop their business plans, and we’ve found that this one area generates the most questions, and seems to generally be the most difficult to wrap your head around.

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Take Part in the 2016 Float Industry Report

Take Part in the 2016 Float Industry Report

The only formal statistics we have on floatation are those we release each year in our State of the Industry Reports. Please take a few moments to contribute to the questionnaires that will helps grow this industry.

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Float Tank Centers for Sale

Float Tank Centers for Sale

On our journey we found at least three owners who are actively looking to sell their float tank centers, and in all three cases the centers are doing well. Life often calls us in different directions than we expect.

In case you’re in the market for a pre-established business, without all the trials and tribulations of starting from scratch, here’s information on two centers that are, for the moment, available to swoop in on…

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Floating While Pregnant

Floating While Pregnant

Upon gaining a doctor’s approval, there has been a growing trend of floating during pregnancy. Some take on floating to help reduce back pain while others just love to hear their baby’s heartbeat underwater. The following are some suggestions based on experience on how to comfortably float while pregnant.

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