Author Archives: Jaclyn Crawford
What Licenses Do Roofing Pros Need In California
Navigating the rules and regulations of the roofing industry can be challenging. You understand the risks associated with the job and look to mitigate them, all the while, staying on top of the latest requirements. As these requirements vary state by state, and even sometimes by county, you may need to properly research to ensure your license is valid in the state you’re working in.
For roofing pros in California, having your license is a requirement to work in the state. While the process is straightforward, you’ll want to be sure you have all that is required before working.CONTINUE READING
What Licenses Do Plumbing Pros Need In Texas
Plumbing pros have a unique job that takes plenty of expertise to ensure a job well done. Not only do plumbers have to be skilled at what they do, but they also have to stay on top of local codes and regulations to make sure their business is compliant.
If you’re a plumber in the State of Texas, you must be licensed to do business. To get your license, you must complete a journeyman program where you’ll learn all about the industry. If you’re considering getting your plumbing license in Texas, here’s what you need to know.CONTINUE READING
What Licenses Do Plumbing Pros Need In Illinois?
While every trade is different, some have different rules and regulations. More often than not, this on a state by state basis. For plumbers across the country, they should do their best to understand their local laws when it comes to licensing.
For plumbing pros in Illinois, you must have a license to do business. Here’s what you need to know about an Illinois plumbing business license.
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What Licenses Do Plumbing Pros Need In Florida?
Not every construction trade requires a license. Licensing and permit requirements often depend on the state you live in and vary from industry to industry. One of the most common certification types that you’ll come across is a plumbing license. If you’re a plumbing pro working in a state that requires one, it’s important that you take the necessary steps to obtain it before working on any projects.
In the state of Florida, plumbing pros are required to hold a license to legally perform work in the state. Navigating the ins and outs of licensure can be tricky, so we’ve compiled this nifty guide. Here’s what you need to know about what licenses and requirements plumbing pros need in Florida.CONTINUE READING
The Dos & Don’ts Of Estimates
Though every job is different, contractors should be willing and ready to provide estimates to their customers. Knowing what to present and how to present them can be tricky, especially when you’re trying to land the job.
Providing an estimate can be the hardest part of the business. Your estimate needs to be high enough to make a profit, but low enough to win the job. These tips below will help you create a good estimate and win the job.
To gather information on the project, you’ll need to have a conversation with the customer. Some clients are already aware of what they need and can provide you with information over the phone. However, it’s always a good idea to see the job in person, as customers can leave out important details. In all situations, this is your first impression with the client, so you’ll want to provide them with great customer service.CONTINUE READING
Homeowner Trust 101: The Importance Of An Itemized Quote
When you see a new opportunity for a job, there’s a lot that you can do to help you win the work. Getting in touch with the homeowner quickly, answering any questions, and referring them to your updated website are all a few things that can help win the job. However, an itemized quote can be what really sets you apart from other contractors.CONTINUE READING
Review Management Now In The CraftJack Pro App
Customer reviews are a great way to help you grow your business and win more jobs, so we wanted to make it easy for you to manage the reviews you receive from homeowners. We’re excited to announce that CraftJack pros now have the ability to manage reviews directly in the mobile app!
To access this new feature, be sure to update your app to the latest version.
CraftJack pros can request reviews from both homeowners they’ve worked with through CraftJack as well as homeowners they’ve worked with outside of CraftJack. This allows our pros to more quickly establish their reputation and trust among current and future homeowner customers. The best part is, it’s easy to do! You can share a link with homeowners, send them an email or auto-send them an email when you mark a job as won.CONTINUE READING
What Licenses Do Roofing Pros Need In Florida
Pros in any trade should be aware of the rules and regulations in their state to effectively do the job. For roofing contractors, navigating what the state requirements are can be tricky. Sometimes, the job can be challenging and you must be educated about safety requirements. For that reason, it’s important to know what your state requires.
For roofing contractors in Florida, you must have a license to perform work on anyone’s home or business. Here’s what you need to know about your Florida roofing business license.CONTINUE READING
2022 Marketing Trends You Should Know
It’s a new year, so it’s time to shake up your marketing strategy. There are some new trends on the horizon to go along with the old but effective way of doing things.
Marketing trends seem to change quickly. This change and growth may instantly make you feel anxious and stressed, but that needn’t be the case for you and your 2022 marketing plan. Instead, consider it a challenge and an opportunity to take some baby steps towards using new tools and strategies to potentially grow your business little by little.CONTINUE READING
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.
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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.CONTINUE READING