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2022 – A Year of Challenge for the Home Improvement Industry
“In times of change, it is the learned who are at risk, for they live in a world that no longer exists” –Eric Hoffer
The home improvement industry may exceed $400 billion dollars when year-end 2021 is fully calculated. If a retail home improvement company did not have great sales last year, they missed an outstanding opportunity.
Early 2022 is a time for all levels of the industry to reflect on what is happening and what is needed to prepare for the dynamic changes which are taking place. Once you have digested the material in this publication you can find out more about the live program which will be held in New Orleans, LA (Feb 1-3) visit www.hipsummit.com.
Additional eBooks & Resources
Are Hybrid Workplaces the Future of Work
Are you ready to permanently transition to a hybrid workplace? Here are some ideas about how to embrace the future of work.
What You Need to Know About Facebook Advertising
Marketing is an essential component of sustaining and growing your business. Many successful marketing campaigns include advertising on Facebook—it’s simply too big to ignore.
Read what the new best practices are before you start paying for ads and “lighting your money on fire.”
The Advantages of Getting Certified as a Women Owned Business – And How to Do It
There are some advantages to being a woman business owner as well, but you need to be certified as an official woman-owned business to take advantage of them. Some of the benefits of certification include (but don’t guarantee) increased visibility for your business, access to business opportunities you otherwise may not have, and the chance to win government or corporate contracts.
Read our free eBook to see all of the advantages of being a women certified business
How to Run a Business With Your Spouse
While being the boss of a family firm is good news for women in general, if your husband also works at the company—it can cause a strain on your marriage.
How can you best navigate running a growing business with your spouse while maintaining your personal relationship? Here are some tips.
Maximize Slow Season
The home improvement industry is at a turning point when it comes to technology. Contractors who embrace and adopt technology into their business are going to have a huge advantage over others who do not. Read the 5 things that can help you start this process.
How to Choose the Right CRM For You
Become more efficient and maximize your profitability, through a CRM that is right for your business.
What Do Homeowners Want Today?
2020 was a surprisingly good year for many home remodeling businesses, and that demand has continued through 2021. But what projects are most in-demand? We took a look at three different surveys that reveal the most popular residential projects.
The 2021 Marketing Guide For Contractors
This guide covers everything from 2021’s industry outlook, to keys for success, the discovery journey for homeowners, adopting a mobile approach, marketing tactics, ratings and reviews, and other crucial resources to help your business!
Turn Your Sales Team into Trusted Advisors
Leap and Signpost teamed up to created a comprehensive list of tips that will help convert your sales team into trusted home advisors.
Selling to Millennial Homeowners: What You Need
According to Business Insider, in the past year “homes have seeling at breakneck speed.” Many Millennials are buying fixer-uppers. Here’s what you need to know about millennial homeowners.
It’s easier than ever to create outstanding visuals so your customers can envision what their project will look like, and you can quickly close more sales.
10 Hidden Gems
10 features of Leap you likely are not using, but that can have a significant impact on your business. If you’re too busy to set these up, the Leap professional services team can do it for a reasonable fee.
Choosing Technology For Your Home Services Company
We know that choosing technology to bring into your business can be a daunting task, leaving many home services contractors questioning where to start.
That’s why we have created this eBook to give you a jump start and get started (or continuing to grow) your company using technology.
Digitize Your Sales Process
Going paperless is something that gets thrown around a lot, but at Leap, we truly believe that #PaperSucks!
Sharpen Your Reputation Management Strategy
It’s imperative that your reputation management is strong, especially in today’s tech heavy world. Ask yourself this – how do your future customers think of your business?
9 Digital Sales Tools for Contractors
To win business with today’s digitally-savvy homeowner, your company needs to embrace digital tools and technology to make it easier for homeowners.
Visually Enhance Your Digital Contracts and Estimates
Have your homeowners easily visualize their upcoming projects and reduce the chances of any miscommunications! Make your contracts easy to understand and get an agreement quickly!
Home Contractor’s Guide to Social Distancing
Adapt to social distancing protocols and the new normal by using technology to continuing to do and grow your business.
Home Contractor’s Guide to Preparing for the Great Comeback
Smart business owners, many of them Leap customers, running interior and exterior home remodeling businesses are using this time to setup their businesses to keep running and prepare for the comeback. The more you can preserve, the less you have to rebuild.
See How Leap Helps Your Business
Leap is transforming the home services industry as the first complete point-of-sale application, digitizing every stage of the in-home sales process including estimating, financing, contracting, and real-time communication.
Created by veteran home services professionals, Leap’s application helps businesses eliminate errors and increase efficiency by simplifying and automating the day-to-day sales process.
Are you ready to take the next steps and see how Leap can digitize and transform your business? Fill out some information below and a member of the Leap team will reach out to you shortly!