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Everything you need to succeed as a Home Services company in a digital world.

11 New Plumbing Technologies That Are In Highest Demand (2019 Data)

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Posted by Kindra K.

September 12, 2019

new plumbing technology

We analyzed millions of Google searches to determine what new plumbing technologies people are searching for. This data will help you analyze the plumbing landscape, as well as know which technologies are most important to your customers.

Service Business Websites 101: What Your Site Needs to Succeed [Infographic]

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Posted by EJ Brown

September 10, 2019

service-business-website

To stand out in the service business industry, you need a high-performing website that's easy to use and easy to find.

7 Best Credit Card Readers for Small Business

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Posted by Kindra K.

August 5, 2019

Credit Card Readers for Small Business | Hero

To stay competitive in today’s small business marketplace, you need to accept credit card payments whenever and however your customers want to use them. Let’s look at the evolution of today’s credit card readers and which ones you should consider.

The 25 Best HVAC Apps for Every HVAC Technician

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Posted by Kindra K.

August 2, 2019

Man holding phone with hvac app

These are the best HVAC learning, troubleshooting, load calculation and business apps to help both amateurs and pros.

Top 10 Web Hosting Sites For Home Services Businesses

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Posted by Kindra K.

July 22, 2019

Finding the right website hosting service for your home services business is no easy task. Check out our Top 10 list of best web hosts that are sure to get your small business noticed.

Feature Focus: Promoting your online booking

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Posted by Kindra K.

July 12, 2019

promoting online booking

Online booking is great for driving customer loyalty and getting more jobs, all while staying off the phones. But if your customers can't book you online if they don't know how. Here's how you can better promote your online booking to your customers.

Feature Focus: Job finished texts

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Posted by Kindra K.

June 21, 2019

feature focus - job finished texts

Today we're going to look at how you can optimize your job finished text messages to get more reviews for your business.

Feature Focus: Customer tags vs. job tags

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Posted by Kindra K.

June 21, 2019

feature focus TAGS

In Housecall Pro we have two types of tags that are used as internal identifiers. This just means that the customer can't see them, but you can. In this Feature Focus we will go over what the two tags are used for and how you can remember the difference.

PayPal Alternatives: Best Online Payment Apps for Service Technicians

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Posted by Kindra K.

May 2, 2019

paypal alternatives

Here is a breakdown of the pros and cons of using PayPal, evaluating PayPal alternatives to give you tips on how to choose and use your online payment service.

AHR Expo 2020 - Orlando Florida (HVAC Trade Show)

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Posted by Kindra K.

April 16, 2019

AHR Expo

On February 3-5, the world's largest HVACR will gather HVACR professionals to share ideas, learn from one another, and see what new products are available.