How Contractors Can Benefit From SEO

How SEO Can Help Your Business

As a small business owner, you may have heard the term “SEO” before. For those unfamiliar, it could be a confusing topic to discuss. However, if you’re looking to get more leads and win more jobs, understanding how search engine optimization, or SEO, works at a basic level, is critical. CONTINUE READING

A Year In Review: 2016 Industry Trends

A Year In Review 2016

It’s been a year of changing trends in the remodeling industry. You may have seen this within your own work, too. Now is a good time to look back at the last year to better plan, as many of this year’s trends are a good indicator of what’s to come in 2017. CONTINUE READING

Video: Take Pride In Your Work

Take Pride In Your Work

When you look at a painting or sculpture, have you ever noticed how the artist will put their signature in the corner? This lets the viewer know that this is authentically theirs. In the same way, contractors should take pride in the work that they do. CONTINUE READING

Pro Tips For Payroll 

Pro Tips For Payroll

At the end of a job, everyone looks forward to payday for a job well done. If you’re a small business owner with a few employees, payroll can be a confusing thing to navigate.

It’s important to the entire function of the company that your employees or subcontractors are paid on time. Furthermore, it’s your responsibility as a business owner to pay them. So, we’re here to give you a few tips on how you can make payroll work for you. CONTINUE READING

What Makes CraftJack’s Electrical Leads Unique?

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CraftJack provides real-time electrical leads for contractors looking to connect with homeowners who are on the hunt for your electrician skills and services. Homeowners are waiting for you to contact them and we make the process easy by offering you real-time, unique electrical leads.

This article outlines why CraftJack’s electrical leads are matchless and the benefits you’ll receive when you join our network. Most importantly, if you have any questions or concerns, we’re a phone call away. CONTINUE READING

What Trade Organizations Do Decking Pros Need To Know About

Decking Organization

As we’ve seen from recent trends, decking is booming throughout the country. More homeowners are seeing the value in having additional outdoor square footage and adding decks to their home. This is great news for decking pros who have been keeping busy this year. CONTINUE READING

Video: Is Your Website Working?

Website Updates

Having a website for your business is one of the most important things you can have. People can easily locate your business, referrals and contact information with a few clicks of a button. But, having a website is just part of the equation. You must also be sure that your contractor website is bringing you more business. CONTINUE READING

How To Get Free Construction Leads

How To Generate Free Construction Leads

Contractors know that finding and generating leads can be a challenge, 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 at ways you can find leads for free. Now this means 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 leads. CONTINUE READING

Social Media Marketing Hacks To Make Your Life Easier

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Owning a business is no easy task. It takes hard work, dedication and commitment. One way to grow your business is through social media, but I understand it can be your friend or foe depending on your expertise. Using social media to grow your business is tricky if you’re not familiar with the various platforms and features.

That’s why I’ve come up with social media hacks specifically for business. Hacks are tricks, shortcuts or skills that increase productivity and efficiency. The social media hacks outlined below will help you navigate the landscape and make your life easier. CONTINUE READING

Why Personal Projects Are Good For You

Why Personal Projects Are Good For You

After a long day of work, the last thing you want to do is put your skills to use building or repairing something for yourself. However, what if I told you that by taking the time to do so, you could actually improve your craft and your energy towards your work? CONTINUE READING