Campbell River Local Business Forum

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Are Cold Calls Still Effective in This Day and Age of Technology for Hardware and Home Improvement Businesses?
Asked by John, Las Vegas, NV on Aug 15, 2017 • Tagged in Customer Acquisition
    Stephen Kuehnel from Apple Electric Ltd.
    Campbell River, BC • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Wednesday, August 16, 2017

    Cold calls are still the most effective and efficient way of hiring or getting a quote from an electrical contractor. Typically we need to ask several questions to... (more)

Is Doing Your Own Marketing a Smart Move as a Home Improvement & Repairs Company?
Asked by Mack, Lynn, MA on Aug 10, 2017 • Tagged in Marketing
    Brian Brown from B Squared Services
    Campbell River, BC • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, August 11, 2017

    I don't know if its smart, but with my gliding shelf business, I have worked with the manufacturer on their website, and have experimented locally with my own... (more)

Electricians, Do You Have Feedback on Using Angie's List as a Lead Generator?
Asked by Naomi, Grapevine, TX on May 11, 2017 • Tagged in Online Marketing

We are looking in to using Angie's List as a lead source however they seem pretty expensive and we don't feel comfortable about being locked in to a year contract... (more)

    Stephen Kuehnel from Apple Electric Ltd.
    Campbell River, BC • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Monday, May 15, 2017

    Mr. Electric ( the residential side of Apple Electric ) is part of the Dwyer Group of companies with over 140 Mr. Electric's in North America we have to follow very... (more)