Estimate vs. proposal vs. quote: What’s the difference? 

Understanding the difference between key terms like estimates, proposals, and quotes is vital to winning new clients and projects. To be a successful home service business owner, you need to accurately present the pricing and scope of your services to establish trust and maintain your reputation. If you’re a home service business owner, it can…


How to Cancel Skimmer

If you’re considering canceling your Skimmer Pro subscription, you’ve come to the right place. Making the switch from Skimmer to Housecall Pro is simple, but it’s essential that you close your Skimmer Pro account correctly to avoid any other charges and fees. In this guide, we’ll cover the steps you need to know to cancel…

How to Sell Recurring Service Agreements and Increase Revenue for Your Home Service Business

If you’re unfamiliar with the term recurring service agreements, or if you’ve heard of recurring service agreements but aren’t sure how they can apply to your business, this article introduces the essentials and includes some tips to help you learn how to sell recurring service agreements to your customers.


How to Cancel Successware

Whether you’re a seasoned home service professional or just starting, having the best tools and resources is essential to running a successful business. One of your most important decisions is choosing which software to manage invoices, schedule jobs, and track payments.  So why should you consider switching from Successaware to Housecall Pro? Not only can…

Reaping the Rewards of Referrals: How A Simple Referral Program Can Increase Your Customer Base

As a home service business, one of the most critical aspects of continued success is acquiring new customers. But even with a professional, well-trained team, top-notch customer care and expertise that rivals any of your competitors, generating new business is challenging.


How to Cancel Jobber

If you’re a home service business owner, your top priority should be ensuring you’re reaching all levels of success. If you’re considering dumping Jobber for Housecall Pro, you’re making a smart move. Housecall Pro has the home services business software you need to not only start your business but to grow it as well. Here’s how to cancel your Jobber account and transfer your business to Housecall Pro.


What The Garcias Have Learned from 3 Generations of a Successful Cleaning Business

Matriarch of the family, Gloria Garcia earned her living as a house cleaner. And she passed on not only her skills to her daughter, Emma, and granddaughter, Melanie, but her love of cleaning. “It’s one of those things where you either find it very therapeutic or you don’t,” Melanie explained. “And for some reason we…