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. CONTINUE READING

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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What Is Scope Creep & How To Manage It

Almost every contractor encounters scope creep at some point in their career. In fact, many professionals experience it without ever realizing it. So, what is scope creep? It’s the continual, unplanned-for expansion of boundaries, schedules, and deliverables that often happens over the course of a project. In this article, you’ll learn how to recognize the signs of scope creep and effectively communicate with homeowners so you can mitigate its impact on your business and ensure customer satisfaction.

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No Limits In 2021

The new year is a fresh start for many. A time to re-evaluate and plan for the future. When it comes to your business, what do you want to accomplish this year? What success do you want to see by the end of 2021?

If you haven’t already, now is the time to start looking ahead. It’s time to overcome whatever has been holding you back. Here at CraftJack, we believe that you have no limits to how far you can go with your business, and we want to help you get there.

CraftJack offers home service leads without limits. Sign up today! Or if you’ve already been in touch with our Membership Team, schedule a call.

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No Limits In 2021

The new year is a fresh start for many. A time to re-evaluate and plan for the future. When it comes to your business, what do you want to accomplish this year? What success do you want to see by the end of 2021?

If you haven’t already, now is the time to start looking ahead. It’s time to overcome whatever has been holding you back. Here at CraftJack, we believe that you have no limits to how far you can go with your business, and we want to help you get there.

CraftJack offers home service leads without limits. Sign up today! Or if you’ve already been in touch with our Membership Team, schedule a call.

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How to Protect Your Online Reputation

Your company’s online reputation is incredibly important, because around 93% of potential customers will check reviews before they decide to work with a contractor. Showing people who search for services in your area that you’re a reputable company that stands behind its work can help you branch out to new customers. Check out the Reputation Manager service from CraftJack if you’re interested in protecting your online presence without taking time away from running your business. CONTINUE READING

Cinco Consejos Para Obtener Más Contratos

En un esfuerzo por intentar obtener una mayor cantidad de trabajo, muchos contratistas y empresas de construcción simplemente ofertan sobre todos los empleos potenciales que puedan. La intención es que si se hacen las suficientes ofertas a los mismos clientes, eventualmente podrán lograr obtener un mayor número de contratos. Sin embargo, esto no siempre funciona y pudiera representar un desperdicio de recursos valiosos.

Adicionalmente, lo que pudiera no estar viendo, es que usted podría estar desperdiciando mucho tiempo e incrementando costos en trabajos que pueden no ser redituables o cuyas esperanzas de ganar eran inicialmente pocas. Es por esto que, a continuación le presentamos algunas estrategias críticas que le ayudarán a ganar un mayor número de ofertas para contratos más redituables.

Si usted es un contratista en busca de nuevos contratos, CraftJack puede ayudarle a ganar un mayor número de ellos. ¿Quiere saber cómo? Contacte a CraftJack de forma gratuita hoy mismo.

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A Contractor’s Guide to Online Marketing Terms

As a small business owner, you’re fully aware of the importance of spinning plates. You don’t have HR, marketing, sales, graphic design, finance, or IT departments — you’re all of these departments rolled into one. When it comes to marketing, new strategies and techniques emerge each year. Along with such rapid innovation comes an ever-growing list of jargon, and the better you understand it, the better equipped you are for high profits and long-term success.

Read on to discover our comprehensive guide to digital marketing words. They’ll enhance your marketing efforts so they reach the widest possible audience.

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What To Include In Your Snow Removal Estimates

When winter comes roaring in, snow removal contractors are in demand, and the competition for both residential and commercial snow removal work heats up. Clearing driveways, parking areas, and sidewalks is crucial for issues of both mobility and liability to homeowners and business owners alike, and for those without the right equipment or the time to spend doing the job thoroughly, it can be back-breaking and frustrating labor that’s well worth bringing in the professionals for.

That said, it’s only natural for customers to want an estimate before they choose a service. Any informed consumer will want a clear understanding of how they’re being charged and what the provided service will actually cover. This is a guide on what to include in your snow removal estimate.

CraftJack can help you find snow removal leads in your area. Sign up with Craftjack today and connect with homeowners and business owners near you.

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¿Qué es la Gestión de Reputación?

La Gestión de Reputación es el esfuerzo para influir en el “cómo” y “que” es lo que las personas piensan sobre una empresa o contratista cuando es visto en línea. Dicho de otra manera, el carácter es quién es usted, y la reputación es quien otras personas piensan que es, y hoy en día la reputación se basa principalmente en lo que sistemas de inteligencia artificial, tales como Google y otros, muestran sobre usted en lugar de la experiencia personal de primera mano.

Este artículo contestará algunas de las preguntas más frecuentes sobre la gestión de reputación y su utilidad para los contratistas y sus empresas.

CraftJack puede ayudarle a ponerse en contacto con gestores de reputación en su área. Contáctese con un gestor hoy mismo de manera gratuita.

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A Year in Review: 2020 Industry Trends

Throughout the United States, millions of people have spent more time in their homes in 2020 than ever before. As a result, they’re tired of looking at the same decor, fixtures, and finishes. Demand for refurbishment and remodeling is up, so you need to make sure you’re prepared for a busy period ahead.

The unusual events of the last year have caused trends to move even faster than before, and with new construction businesses opening all the time, you need to be ahead of the game to stand out. Read on to find out about the hottest residential contractor and remodeler trends for 2021.

Looking for new business in 2021? Let us help, sign up with CraftJack today.

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How Online Reputation Management Works

How Online Reputation Management Works

Online reputation management means more than just looking at star ratings on Yelp or reviews on Angie’s List. If you’re a modern contractor, managing your online reputation can be an important way to promote your business and protect its image so you can draw in more clients and increase your revenue. Here’s what you need to understand about this important strategy for maintaining an effective internet presence.

The CraftJack Reputation Manager helps your business manage its online reputation by reducing negative reviews, improving local search rankings, and increasing customer loyalty. Explore the CraftJack Reputation Manager’s innovative features to learn how we can help your business take the next step toward success. CONTINUE READING