Which Lead Generation Sites Are The Best For Contractors?

As a member on a number of contractor forums, it seems that every day another user posts the same question: “What is the best lead generation site for contractors” or “Has anyone tried?”

These types of posts tend to get replies ranging from flattering to furious. XYZ Contractor swears by a company while ACME Contractor swears AT the same company and Joe The Plumber damns ALL lead generation companies to hell.

So, who should you listen to?

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How To Get Free Construction Leads

It can be tough for contractors to find construction leads, regardless of how long you have been in the industry. With the ever-changing economy, it’s hard to choose an exact method when it comes to generating construction leads.

Outside of lead generation services, you should be looking for the best way to get construction leads. This may mean a little extra work sometimes, but there is a payoff in the money you can save. Here are a few ways you can get free construction job leads.

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Cómo Elaborar Un Estimado De Costo Para Un Trabajo De Techado

Uno de los principales problemas que enfrentan los contratistas que se dedican a los trabajos de techado es el que presentan los estimados de costo. Es muy común que el costo del trabajo resulte ser mayor que el presupuesto inicial, lo que representa una pérdida para el contratista. Esto se debe a que no se consideran todos los elementos necesarios en la estimación que se le entrega al cliente, sobre todo lo que tiene que ver con los costos de operación y su ganancia.

En CraftJack entendemos la importancia de generar un buen estimado de costo para obtener trabajos sólidos que le permitan generar una ganancia que hará crecer su negocio. Si quiere saber más sobre el tema, no dude en ponerse en contacto con nosotros para conocer las muchas maneras en que le podemos ayudar.

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The Future Of The Home Service Industry

The home services industry is worth more than $105 billion in the U.S. Learn what the future could hold for this sector.

The last two years have been challenging for every industry. The pandemic, supply chain issues, labor shortages, and economic uncertainty have made an impact everywhere. But many analysts believe the home services industry is set to bounce back, albeit with some changes.

We're here to help you navigate the future. Sign up with CraftJack and start getting leads in your area for the services you provide.

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Building A Team That Generates Leads

Learn how to grow your contracting business by turning employees into brand advocates who can attract new business.

For a home services business to grow and thrive, it needs a steady stream of customers. Traditional marketing efforts such as social media, flyers, and print ad campaigns are a major source of business, but there are other effective ways of generating leads. Your employees are out there every day, wearing your uniform and acting as representatives for your brand. Learn how they can turn contacts into leads during their day-to-day work, helping you grow your business with every interaction.

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Cómo Crear Una Tarjeta De Presentación

Una tarjeta de presentación es una tarjeta de papel pequeña, generalmente del tamaño de una tarjeta bancaria que presenta a quien la recibe todos los detalles de su negocio, tales como el nombre, métodos de contacto, y el logotipo de su compañía. Por esto precisamente es que la tarjeta de presentación es una parte esencial de su marca al convertirse en una extensión visual de la misma. Debido a esto, su diseño debe reflejar su personalidad y la de su empresa para crear una impresión tal que le reditúe en nuevos clientes.

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Improve Your Online Presence In 2022

It’s important to remember that your marketing matters for lead generation. Let’s look at cleaning up your online presence and sprucing up what you are doing online to make your business thrive and grow. It’s really a good idea for every business to spend time bi-annually or quarterly tidying up their online presence and monitoring their online reputation on a daily/weekly basis.

With all the jobs you have lined up that may seem like a daunting task, but it is an essential cog. Try these simple tips for spring cleaning your business’s “online house” and make your business shine!

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The Contractor's Guide to QR Codes

QR codes are the future of networking. Learn how to use QR codes to get new clients and build your contracting business.

QR codes aren't a new idea, but they're enjoying a resurgence in popularity. Business cards are seen as not just outdated but potentially risky in an environment where people are accustomed to using no-touch options, and most homeowners have smartphones capable of reading QR codes. But how can a home services contractor make use of this technology, and what benefits does it offer in terms of marketing and lead generation? Find out the answer and more below.

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Cómo Crear Un Sitio Web Básico De Manera Sencilla

Vivimos en una era en la que es imperativo para cualquier negocio tener un sitio web que sirva no solo para demostrar sus productos o servicios, sino para interactuar con clientes establecidos y lograr un incremento de sus ventas al presentarles su currículo de manera visual e interactiva a sus clientes potenciales. Para un contratista que apenas está comenzando a visualizar el crecimiento de su negocio, el construir un sitio web puede parecer una tarea extremadamente difícil, especialmente si su experiencia en codificación es nula. Sin embargo, la buena noticia es que no es necesario tener conocimientos de ingeniería de sistemas para diseñar y crear un sitio web básico.

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How to Create a Marketing Plan for Your Contractor Business

With the start of the new year, now’s the time to start thinking of new strategies to help your business grow. If you don’t have one already, a marketing strategy is one of the best things you can do to find new customers and keep old ones coming back.

Looking to grow your business in 2022? Sign up with CraftJack today and start receiving leads from homeowners in your area.

Simply put, a marketing plan is an outline of how you anticipate generating leads and attracting customers to your business. Marketing plans can be as general or as detailed as you’d like but should give you a solid idea of how you’ll help potential customers find your business in the year.

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