People who need plumbers usually need them right away: a toy got flushed down the toilet, too much weight in the shampoo rack brought down the shower head, watermelon rinds stopped up the garbage disposal. If you’re a plumber, you become an instant hero fixing these all to often mishaps.
Whether you’re in business for yourself or are a contractor, you have a skillset that provides a wide variety of services—installing and repairing water, sewage and drainage systems or installing plumbing fixtures such as toilets, sink, bathtubs and dishwashers. Juggling schedules can be challenging and GigaBook.com can provide a one-stop shop for business tools to help you stay organized and work efficiently.
The integrated calendar and to-do list keeps track of important deadlines, provides automated reminders and is accessible anywhere, and on any device. This is helpful when spending time traveling between jobs and you may be using a laptop, tablet or your phone.
The online scheduling software allows easy access for your customers—both repeat and new—to schedule appointments with you. This is a tremendous asset when you’re involved in a lengthy, complicated job and aren’t accessible for a while, or have a hectic schedule of late evenings. GigaBook sends email or text reminders so that appointments aren’t missed and keeps everyone informed.
With GigaBook Online Appointment Software, you can:
- Accept appointments requested through your existing website
- Create your own free personalized booking mini-site
- Send clients text messages and email reminders
- Send reminders to yourself or other staff/vendors about upcoming appointments
- Easily reschedule appointments and notify clients about the change
- Easily set repeat appointments
- Track success rate of all appointments
If you offer classes or workshops that train others in the plumbing industry, you can manage class size through GigaBook’s customizable Group Setting Booking tool—you set the specifications and GigaBook tracks the progress of class enrollment.
Through the use of effective appointment and calendar management you should experience the following benefits within your plumbing business:
- Higher conversion rate of appointments through reducing no-shows
- Increased revenue due to ease of scheduling sessions by clients
- Increased client retention through effective communication
Take service requests and schedule service all on your existing website!
If you have an existing website for your plumbing business, you can easily convert your site to accept appointments with your real-time availability. Use the GigaBook Booking Widget included in your subscription to easily take appointments on your website. It’s as easy as creating and customizing your own booking widget and then inserting it on your own site!