Introducing Lead Capture: Convert more conversations into jobs

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We’re excited to introduce Lead Capture, a tool that provides forms for customers to contact you directly, a system to track them, and alerts to make sure you never miss a lead. The best part: it’s FREE with Hearth Pro and Elite plans. Here’s the full story: The problem: Winning jobs takes a lot of […]

Hearth Upgrades and Bug Fixes – April 2023

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We’re excited to announce the latest updates to Hearth, which include new features, bug fixes, and much more: Project Loans by LendKey We’re excited to introduce a new financing option with lower APRs called Project Loans. With Project Loans, homeowners can’t take the money to a different contractor, ensuring that you receive the business you […]

How to Get Roofing Leads On Facebook

If you’re a roofing contractor, you already know how important it is to keep that lead flow steady. And in this digital age, using Facebook as a tool can be a game-changer when it comes to connecting with potential customers. But the big question is, how do you leverage Facebook to get new roofing leads? […]

How to Get More Flooring Contractor Leads: 5 Ways

Are you a flooring contractor looking to expand your business and increase your customer base? Look no further than these five proven tactics! Use Internet Marketing It’s no secret that the world is becoming increasingly digitalized, and if you want your business to succeed, you need to have a robust online presence. This includes using […]

3 Things to Know Before Taking Out an Online Home Improvement Loan

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If you’re used to borrowing from your bank, then you may be nervous about getting an online loan for the first time.  We wouldn’t blame you: as late as 2010, almost no one got loans through the internet. However, since then, millions of Americans have transitioned from banks to online lenders. From 2010 to 2014, […]

Calculating Profit Margins as a Home Improvement Company | Hearth

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How to calculate profit margins Knowing how to calculate profit margins is essential in the home improvement industry. Before taking on a job or bidding for one, you want to know how much you think you can make on it. If the profit margin isn’t big enough, you may be better off skipping it and […]

Pricing Subcontract Work for Your Home Improvement Business | Hearth

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How to price subcontract work for home improvement projects Home improvement companies need to make sure they set aside the right amount of money for subcontractor work on a project. If you don’t calculate your pricing ahead of time, you could miss the target on your estimate and underestimate how much you need to complete […]

Hearth App Upgrades and Bug Fixes – February 2023

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At Hearth, we strive to constantly improve our product to give contractors simple but mighty tools to manage their businesses from anymore. Here are some recent upgrades and bug fixes we’ve implemented over the last month to keep improving your experience.  Login to your account to start using these new updates today! ⏫ Upgrade: Hearth […]

How to handle negative customer reviews about your home improvement company

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Negative reviews are something every business dreads. But even the best companies get a negative review now and then. Things happen — whether it’s because of a genuine mistake on your part, a difficult customer, or circumstances beyond your control. In any case, you need to handle negative reviews when they come up. But you […]

10 Social Media Post Ideas for Your Home Improvement Business

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Whether business owners like it or not, when comes to marketing 101; social media is a necessity if you want to bring in new customers and create engagement. Home improvement businesses with a great social media presence are sure to grow their customer base, and all it takes is a few minutes out of your day. […]