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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 Construction Packet

Our Construction Package is created, not only from our own experiences, but from years of consulting with new float centers opening up all over the world. Our 180 page guide has been reviewed by master plumbers…

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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


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 

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

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

Floating, mental health, and wellness

Floating, mental health, and wellness

This post will explore the intersection of floating with the concepts, beliefs, and experiences related to mental health and wellness, with a focus on anxiety and depression. I’ll explore my own story as it relates to floating before diving into the current intersections of floating and mental health, with a look at past, current, and potential opportunities for research and personal growth.

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Reflections from the Rise Float Gathering

Reflections from the Rise Float Gathering

Over this past weekend, a good chunk of the Float Tank Solutions and Float Conference crew ventured to St. Louis, MO for the first ever Rise Community Float Gathering. Beyond our excitement to see old friends and meet new ones, we were thrilled to be able to attend a float event that we didn’t have to plan.

When it comes to float tanks, we often deal with a lot of the “what” and the “how” of things – what do I need to do to open a float center and how to I make everything work? We write blogs and put out content. We spend our days thinking about conference flowcharts, water chemistry, detailed business plans, soundproof insulation, etc.

Rise, on the other hand, focused on the “why?”

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The Story Behind the Float Marketing Forum

The Story Behind the Float Marketing Forum

Over the past few years, primarily through feedback received from conference attendees and through industry survey responses, float center owners struggled with and wanted a solution to one thing… marketing. It makes sense – if there’s one thing every center needs (besides salt), it’s a solid flow of customers in tanks.

After some brainstorming with Ashkahn, we’ve decided the best solution for this year was to host a series panels covering key marketing topics that will provide the biggest impact in growing your float center business.

Introducing: The Float Conference Marketing Forum.

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Announcing the 2nd Ever Start-a-Center Giveaway WINNER!

Announcing the 2nd Ever Start-a-Center Giveaway WINNER!

In what was one of the most difficult decisions that we had to make as a team… and after sorting through nearly 200 entries… we’ve decided upon a winner in our second ever Start-a-Center Giveaway.

Read more to learn who we’ll be guiding through the process in starting a float tank center in their community.

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