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Best Apps for Handyman Businesses

Best Apps for Handyman Businesses

Below we’ve assembled the best apps for handyman businesses that we've found, both in terms of the trade as well as managing a small businesses.   The Best Apps For Handyman Businesses Whether you’re managing a business or completing your day to day work, these are some of the best handyman software and apps to...
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Plumbing Ads: Ideas, Tricks, and Tips

Even if your plumbing business is fully established, you should always be selling and promoting it for growth and the natural client attrition that happens over time. Referrals may make up a large portion of your business, but it’s still important in the 21st century to have a solid digital ads strategy And if you...

How To Bid Plumbing Jobs: The Complete Guide

So you’ve taken the leap into commercial plumbing jobs and need to learn how to bid plumbing jobs. The kind of jobs where you need to put together a real deal comprehensive plumbing bid, not just a standard contractor estimate. This is a lucrative and rewarding approach to winning new business but not without its...

Best Plumbing Tools For Plumbers In 2020

From drain snakes to a sturdy set of wrenches to accounting software, here are the tools you’ll need to run a successful plumbing business – including the best plumbing tools for 2020.   Essential plumbing equipment (a.k.a. “the basics”) Like most service-oriented trades, plumbing is a tool-heavy profession. First, the basics. Here are some tools...

Essential HVAC Service Tools Technicians Should Have

The HVAC/R field is a tool-heavy one, do you have all the essential HVAC service tools to get the job done right? That’s no surprise since the HVAC tech’s job encompasses multiple fields: Part pipe-fitter, part refrigerant tech, and part electrician, to name a few. That means needing a diverse array of HVAC service tools...

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Best Plumbing Software & Apps

Have you looked at your options and discovered the best plumbing software and apps available? Plumbers stay busy. From manual calculations to writing invoices and managing your business, there’s a lot that can eat into your time. Fortunately, there are now a variety of useful plumbing software and apps that plumbers can use to streamline...

Get Paid: Everything You Need to Know About Filing Preliminary Notices

*** This is a guest post by Patrick Hogan.  Getting paid on time is a huge challenge for construction contractors and material suppliers. The construction industry is notorious for having frequent payment issues, including disputes and delays, and sometimes this seems to be the norm rather than the exception. In some instances, these payment issues...

HVAC Invoices: Templates (Free!), Tips, & A Handy App

It’s easy to treat HVAC invoices like an afterthought. By the time technicians are finally finished with a job and know customers are happy with their work, invoices seem like a last formality that stands between getting paid and moving on to the next job. So, technicians rush through the process treating invoices like receipts...

HVAC License Requirements by State

Additional HVAC Certification Requirements In addition to state requirements, the EPA requires all HVAC technicians to take an exam for handling refrigerant. The test covers topics like compliance and leak repair requirements in order to protect the environment. Technicians will then receive a Section 608 Technician Certification that lasts for life and doesn’t require renewal.

The Best HVAC Apps & Software

Have you looked at your options and discovered the best HVAC apps and software on the market? In HVAC, there's a lot that can eat into your time. When you're not hunting down equipment manuals or performing calculations, you're trying to manage your business and keep your team in sync, for instance. Fortunately, there are...