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February 14, 2020

What is Checkatrade?

Are you a trader looking to increase your client base? Are you seeking an excellent solution to your marketing needs to keep you busy all year round? Why not join Britain’s busiest network of tradespeople and consumers. With over one million customers visiting Checkatrade each month to find only the most excellent tradespeople in any given industry, you can be sure that becoming a member will enable you to reach even more clients than ever before.

How does Checkatrade work to promote your business?

We pride ourselves on our reputation for only advertising reputable tradespeople who have been vetted and approved by our experienced team. Becoming a member and becoming affiliated with our brand will offer you a mark of excellence which prove your status as a reputable trader.

Each of our members must adhere to ‘The Checkatrade Standard’, which will ensure that customers receive only the highest forms of customer service no matter which tradesperson they choose. All of our members are thoroughly vetted and approved before they can appear on our website; meaning if your website is promoted through Checkatrade, you can rest assured that this is a positive reflection on your brand.

We pride ourselves on the reputation we have built as a business. Last year, over twelve million people trusted Checkatrade to help them find a reputable tradesperson. With such a large amount of customers across the UK heading to our platform, you are sure to see growth in the number of customers you serve.

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How can Checkatrade help your business?

We spoke to Chris from Property Maintenance and Repairs to get his feedback on his experience as a member so far.

“I have struggled with my advertising in the past, trying to get more customers in the diary. I have used alternative competing platforms to Checkatrade before and not had much luck, so I wasn’t sure what to expect… but I loved the look of Checkatrade. The branding is so distinctive and they are a household name, so I signed up to see how things went.

Signing up was easy. Everybody I spoke to during the process was very helpful and helped me to ensure that things went smoothly. The vetting process was quick and simple and the most difficulty I had was with knowing what to put on my page to help make myself stand out!

Since joining Checkatrade, I experienced a significant increase in calls. One of my favourite things about the platform is that I can tell immediately whether a call has come in via Checkatrade or through one of my other advertising methods, thanks to the call tracking numbers they use so that I can get a clear idea of whether or not I am receiving much value for money from my Checkatrade membership.
Although I am yet to explore it in any detail, I also love the idea of having the members area where fellow tradespeople can post and discuss things within a community. This will be an excellent place to discuss any work, ask questions or alert other tradespeople to issues in the area. On the whole, my experience so far is a positive one and I would recommend using Checkatrade for your business”.

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