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  1. Marketing & Sales
    It's official, the largest home show of the year is cancelled and work has already been slim pickings. That said, I need some help going online. I've tried a few lead services and really only had luck with Porch.com, Thumbtack & Smart Remodel, however; the rest of them I just blew a bunch of...
  2. Marketing & Sales
    Hello I am a General Contractor, but mostly I do Roofing. I am looking for a good source for leads. I am Already using EstimateMyProject.com, i am really happy with their service and their prices are reasonable, however i want to use couple of sources not just one, so if anybody has...
  3. Marketing & Sales
    As far as I can tell they're basically just like service magic. Who has ****ty reviews from what I have seen. The only difference I have found is there cost is lower. It's just to hard to throw down the credit card not knowing anything about them. Any feed back would be appreciated.:notworthy...
  4. Concrete & Paving
    Hello, I work with a foundation repair company in WV and we are in need of a new software program to do our lead intake, scheduling, etc. What is everyone else using? Thanks in advance for your time!
  5. Online Leads Services
    There are several lead service websites, such as, service magic, angie list, and bid clerk just to name a few. Can anyone recommend, say what site they have heard is good or are currently using is worth the money with good leads. Bid clerk, what do you think? Bid Alert, what do you think...
  6. Marketing & Sales
    I've heard of contractors working with Realtors for REO or PP work, does anyone actually use them for lead services? For some people it makes sense to move to a bigger house down the street than to stay in their current home and do a remodel :rolleyes:. I see a lot of people are choosing to buy...
  7. Marketing & Sales
    Here is the problem with marketing as a contractor, many customers know that there are many people looking for work. Anyone from your Chuck in a truck to your multimillion dollar business such as Sears. The thing is each has different way that the are able to market. A huge company typically has...
  8. General Discussion
    So I am now in my second year of using Service Magic, (SM) and I am now a 5 star reviewed contractor. I am not going to kiss their ass, cause I figure most of you would assume I work for the company, instead I will start with a complaint. Anyone who wants a realistic review of how I am doing...
  9. General Discussion
    i work for a residential window replacement company on the west coast. i run our canvass department we are looking into branching out to other forms of remodel. i am curious where you guys are getting your leads and how much you are paying for them. any information i can get would be great...
  10. Marketing & Sales
    Ok so here is my problem, let me start by saying I have been going through the previous threads for the past couple of hours and I have yet to find exactly what I'm looking for. So if it has already been covered then maybe you can point me in the right direction. Due to the Recession I have...
  11. Websites and SEO
    I mean really... I place it on google maps and it doesn't even appear unless you zoom in to street level. I don't appear if I google my own website name! I don't have many links going to it, and it is a cheap site, but I don't know what to do or where to turn to. My work has been completely...
  12. Marketing & Sales
    Hi guys My name is Jonathan and I recently made my website (elconstruction.com) :thumbup: My question is what is the best way to advertise my site online and get results? keywords? Or other Types of advertising? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  13. General Discussion
    Does anyone have experience with the site: constructiondeal.com? You get leads in your area, and pay for each one as it comes in, with no annual fee. I am not sure if I should sign up, until i hear some feedback. Thanks Jill
  14. Online Leads Services
    We are a small contractor in New England are are considering trying a lead service for our business. As a Thermo Pride furnace dealer, I could sign up with a service they have teamed up with for a small yearly rate and a small lead fee. It seems like a no brainer, but want to know if anyone has...
  15. Construction
    Anyone can help with how to subscribe or get the "Green Sheets" and/or the "Hot Sheets". I am located in California and looking to bidding on Public Works Projects; Grading & Demo. Any other papers or leads you may suggest are welcomed. Thank you for your help.
  16. New Member Introductions
    Hello Everyone, I am a builder from the Memphis, TN area-living in Canada. I spent the early part of my career building condos, and residential houses in Oxford ,MS. After that It was a trip to Memphis were my focus was Trim. While focusing on trim; I was able to attain my Management Degree...
  17. Marketing & Sales
    A few years ago, I joined a networking group to generate remodeling leads. It was somewhat successful provided I worked it. I held the remodeling seat as a design/build estimator for kitchens, baths and additions. As lead generation costs increased significantly for direct mail, yellow pages...
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