Strong Visual Storytelling: The Power Of Before & After Images

Before-and-after project photography is a powerful visual storytelling tool that allows tradespeople to showcase their skills and the dramatic transformations they bring to their projects.  Whether you’re a builder, electrician, plumber, painter, house washing expert or any other tradesperson, mastering the art of capturing compelling before-and-after shots can significantly enhance your professional portfolio, marketing materials, […]

5 Benefits Of Commercial Solar For Christchurch Businesses

Commercial Solar Panels

In recent years, the installation of commercial solar panels has become an increasingly attractive option for business owners in Christchurch, New Zealand. This renewable energy solution not only helps reduce carbon footprints but also provides substantial long-term financial benefits, amongst other benefits to overall business operations.  Understanding Solar Panels Solar panels harness the sun’s energy […]

Everything You Need to Know About Forklift Safety

Forklift being operated

As workplace safety regulations continue to evolve, it is essential to remain ahead of the curve. Forklifts are no exception and having heightened safety measures in place when operating a forklift can save lives and prevent costly accidents.  Being properly informed and educated on forklift safety can help ensure a safe, productive work environment and […]

Is A Forklift Rental Right For My Business?


Types of Forklift Rentals Short-term rentals  Forklift rentals are an excellent option for businesses that need to quickly and easily access forklift equipment on a short-term basis. Short-term rental agreements are perfect for businesses that need the equipment for a short period of time, such as during a special event, while they wait for a […]

9 Ways Servicing Your HVAC Can Save Company Money

Maintenance checks are crucial for ensuring your systems are safe and up to code. Regular reports can help to diagnose issues before they occur, protecting your organisation and creating savings. Below are 9 steps that your company can take to save your company money when using an HVAC system.  Routine Checks of Commercial Systems  If […]

6 things every tradesperson can relate to

Construction Worker

Late-paying customers As a tradesperson, you’re likely no stranger to late-paying customers. It can be frustrating, especially when you’re trying to run a business and keep the cash flow flowing. Here are a few tips to deal with late-paying customers: Be proactive: send reminders One way to combat late-paying customers is to be proactive about […]

10 Ways A Chartered Accountant Can Help Your Small Business

Starting and maintaining a small business is no easy feat. There are a million and one things to think about at any given time, from product development and marketing to sales and customer service. That’s why having a solid team in your corner is essential, including a reliable accountant. Here a 10 ways a chartered […]

Everything You Need To Know About Hidden Deck Fasteners For Composite Decking

General Hidden Deck Fastener FAQs What Are Hidden Deck Fasteners? Hidden fasteners are small devices used to secure composite deck boards without being visible. Most hidden fastener systems have two components: a clip and a screw. The clip is inserted into a groove on the side of the deck board, and the screw is driven […]

8 Things You Need to Know Before Building a Fence

Before building a fence for your Tauranga home, there are a few things you need to know. This includes understanding the council regulations, choosing the right materials, and deciding on the right height and style for your home. With this guide, you’ll be able to build the perfect fence for your Tauranga home. Know What […]

Why You Should Invest In Property In New Zealand Now

Signing papers with a mini house on the desk

The Current State Of The Economy There are many reasons to believe that the New Zealand economy is favourable for buying houses. The first reason is that the population is growing. This means that there is an increased demand for housing, which in turn drives up prices.  The second reason is that interest rates are […]

How To Choose Which Trade Is Best For You

A Tradesman in New Zealand

Regardless of whether you are leaving school or abandoning the corporate world on the hunt for that ‘hands on’ career, deciding on a trade can be difficult. Each trade has unique perks and benefits, and there is a lot to consider before you begin training.  An important thing to realise before considering a trade to […]

5 Essential Professional Services for Tradies in 2022

Many tradies try to do it all themselves. During the day they’re installing lighting, heat pumps, bathroom vanities. Then at night its timesheets and payroll, quoting and invoices, marketing and social media. Hiring and firing, and the list goes on. They’re trying to save a buck by doing it themselves. And every business owner, every […]