Category: Plumbing

Does Your Service Business Have The Right Licenses?

Running a service business requires a lot of paperwork, and in some cities there is even more paperwork than you’d think. Most contractors and service businesses have their state-specific and trade-specific licenses, but in many areas there are city and county licenses as well. This can create issues for businesses as they expand their service...

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Should You Use Hourly Billing For Your Service Business?

How you structure your billing has a large impact on whether your customers consider you to be expensive or affordable. If the bill they get at the end of the day doesn’t match their expectations, it won’t matter how much it cost. Even when the final price is the same, customers assess value based on...

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Learn How to Get More Customers With Google Business Listings

Every business covets that top-of-the-page listing on Google search, but few know how to get listed there. Listing your business with Google’s business listings is the best way to show up on local search results. Google makes the process incredibly easy, and with this guide we’ll show you the ins and outs of getting listed...

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How To Easily Make A Website With Squarespace

Do you know how to make a website? Contrary to popular belief, you don’t need to pay thousands of dollars just for a website. With the right tools and just a bit of time, you can setup and run your own website using Squarespace. With plans starting at $12 per month and free templates, Squarespace...

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Create a Contractor Facebook Page That Gets You Customers

Facebook is the largest, most active, most popular social media network on the web. With a userbase of 1.13 billion daily users and diverse demographics, 50 million small businesses turn to it as their go-to advertising and outreach platform. But with the changes made in 2016 to Facebook’s business pages, most advertising guides are out...

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Why You Need Business Management Software For Your Service Contracting Business

Running a service business is hard, but for many business owners it’s harder than it has to be. One in five small businesses still rely on pen and paper to manage their operations, and two-thirds of small business owners find new business technology to be overwhelming. Without the right technology in place, however, business management...

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How To Get The Most Out Of Yelp For Your Service Contractor Business

Is your service business on Yelp? Thousands of consumers use Yelp every day to find well rated businesses and technicians. For service industry professionals, Yelp presents a great opportunity for easy reputation management and advertising at low (or no) cost. Yelp promises less competition and more engagement than traditional advertising channels. If you haven’t set...

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What Is My Website Missing? Key Elements for Service Business Websites

The right website provides your service business with a powerful tool to get new customers. Simply having a website is not enough to attract new business. Learn how to provide the right information to potential customers so that they can feel confident that your business can address their problem.   What info needs to be...

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Using Incentives and Loyalty to Get More Customers for Your Service Business

What’s the one thing that every mobile service business owner shares? The desire to get more customers. It’s something that drives business owners across the country to improve their service, offer new products, and move into new markets. It’s also something that keeps people up at night. If you run a mobile service business, you probably wonder...