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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What To Look For In Lead Generation Company Reviews

Lead generation companies can help you find quality leads. Here's how to determine which companies to trust.

Lead generation is an essential part of growing any contracting business. After all, if you don't have prospects to sell to, you can't turn them into paying customers. But how can you tell which lead generation companies are worth investing time (and money) into?

Looking at online reviews is one way of differentiating between lead generation companies. Sometimes it's difficult to tell how accurate reviews are, especially if you're not familiar with the type of service the company offers yourself. Learning what to look for in online reviews can make your search for the best contractor lead generation company much simpler.

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How To Get More Carpentry Work

Looking for more carpentry work? Learn how CraftJack can help you get high-quality leads for your business.

If you're trying to get more carpentry work, it's important to have a systematic process in place for generating high-quality leads. A low-quality lead has no need for your services, while a high-quality lead has a need for your carpentry expertise and has a high chance of turning into a paying customer. Keep reading to learn how to find new customers in your area.

Are you looking for carpentry jobs in your area? Sign up with CraftJack today and start getting more carpentry leads.

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How To Start A Bathroom Remodeling Business

Get your bathroom remodeling business off to a great start. Find out how to start out as a contractor remodeling kitchens and bathrooms, how to set up a company, and where to get great leads.

Kitchen and bathroom remodeling is an in-demand and always growing job field. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, contractors in this field can expect to earn a starting salary of $41,000 a year, with the top 10% of contractors earning more than $65,500. Getting started in this potentially lucrative field can be done as an employee of an established contractor, or you can start your own company and offer your services directly to landlords and homeowners in your area. Some areas require professional certification for bathroom remodeling jobs, but classes to prepare you for licensure are widely available around the country. Starting your own bathroom remodeling business requires some paperwork, financing, and a steady supply of promising leads to keep your business growing for as long as you own it.

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How Much Does A Handyman Make?

What is the average handyman salary? Find out how much a handyman can expect to make in the United States, as well as the best ways to earn the best handyman hourly rate.

Handyman work can earn a decent living for those who pursue it. The average handyman salary is above many other skilled trades in most parts of the country, and there's potentially unlimited room for you to grow.

Are you looking for more handyman jobs in your area? Sign up for CraftJack today to start getting handyman leads.

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Can A Handyman Do Plumbing & Other Specialized Tasks?

A handyman typically has a diverse skill set and can offer clients a wide range of services, but there are legal limitations to the jobs a jack-of-all-trades may accept. Learn what jobs a handyman can and can’t legally do in most states.

Often, homeowners and small businesses like to hire a jack-of-all trades for small jobs, preferring to employ someone who can perform a variety of maintenance and upkeep tasks rather than hiring a different specialty contractor for each job. If you have a diverse skill set and can offer clients a wide range of services, starting your own handyman business can be a great way to earn a living. However, because certain types of projects require additional training, licensing, or certifications, there are limits to what services you can offer as a handyman. This article looks at the types of job a handyman can and can’t legally do so a prospective handyman can better understand the responsibilities that may come with the job.

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¿Por Qué Pedirles A Sus Clientes Que Evalúen Su Trabajo?

Cualquier persona que haya comprado algo en línea puede decirle el peso que tienen las evaluaciones de un producto o servicio escritas por otras personas. En otras palabras, si sus clientes están contentos con su trabajo como contratista y lo publican en línea, es muy probable que los clientes potenciales que lean su evaluación se decidan por contratarlo. Sin embargo, mientras que la mayoría de las personas entienden la importancia de las evaluaciones desde el punto de vista de los clientes, muchos contratistas aun no utilizan esta valiosa herramienta de la forma adecuada. Esto quizás se debe a que los contratistas se preocupan sobre cómo obtener evaluaciones positivas, o temen las consecuencias de las críticas negativas. La buena noticia es que las evaluaciones de todo tipo realmente pueden incrementar sus ventas y afianzar la lealtad de los clientes.

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5 Ways To Find Electrical Work

Find more electrical technician job leads for your contractor business with these insider tips from CraftJack. Learn how to boost your internet reputation and attract quality clients.   

Whether you're looking for electrical jobs in Colorado, Illinois, California, Texas, or anywhere else in America, we've got techniques to help you grow your customer database. Find out how to scoop up web users searching locally for "residential electrical jobs near me" and fine-tune your online reputation, plus additional ways of generating leads for your electrician business.

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Contractor Spotlight: Around The House – NWA

Customers are key to business success. No one understands this better than CraftJack Pro Jason Peck, owner of Around The House – NWA.

Coming from a background in software development and corporate business, he pays keen attention to detail when it comes to his customers, making sure they know that when he’s around, they’ll receive exceptional customer service. Jason uses CraftJack to help him find more customers in his area and help them get the job done. See what he has to say about his experience.

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