How to gain new clients on BuildPro

Engaging Clients Traditionally the most popular way for tradesmen and builders to gain new work was through work of mouth. Indeed we see the ‘word of mouth’ as still the largest means by which new building contractors and tradesmen win new clients. As is so often the case when you do a good job for […]

Residential Building Costs Ireland 2017

After the dramatic bust of the Irish Construction Industry in 2008, Ireland  is now seeing robust growth in the Construction Industry once again. This growth has been lead by the commercial sector as a result of strong demand for new office space within the major urban centres. The Residential Sector is expected to see strong […]

Why use BuildPro to find a Tradesman or Builder?

BuildPro is a platform which facilitates an open tendering process for homeowners and SMEs who wish to engage a tradesmen or builder to complete their building project. To understand the benefits of using BuildPro to source your tradesman or builder lets first look at the open tendering process and the benefits it brings. Open Tendering […]

Communicating with new Clients

What are the big dos and don’t when communicating with clients for the first time. In a recent review with clients BuildPro highlights what makes clients engage one builder/tradesman over another. Its an old cliche but first impressions count for a lot. The biggest mistake a service provider can make when inquiring about a new […]

Find A Tradesman or Builder with BuildPro

Find a the right Tradesman for your project online with BuildPro Traditionally the most widely used means of finding a tradesman or builder was through word of mouth. Why, because word of mouth establishes trust. Someone you know and trust has had experience with a certain tradesman or builder so with their recommendation comes assurances […]

Construction Health & Safety Responsibilities for Home Owners

If I’m a Home Owner and want to get building works completed, what are my responsibilities? First off, lets establish what constitutes construction works, as I’m sure having detailed building regulations responsibilities when getting a tradesman to fix a door handle would not be practical. Examples of construction work on your house would include employing […]

New Building Regulations

Introduction Many of you may have already heard of the new Building Regulation which came into force on March 1st 2014. The Building Control Amendment Regulation (BCAR) require property owners, builders, and registered construction professionals to show that the construction works have been designed and built in accordance with current Building Regulations. So when does BCAR […]

How much does it cost to upload a project

It is free to upload a project to BuildPro at any time. As part of this free service you get: Post unlimited number of projects for free Ability to upload pdf, images and videos to help explain you project requirements Your own profile page to control all your information Live chat system for your and […]

Deleting my Account

If for any reason you need to remove or delete your BuildPro account you can do so easily from within your profile page. On the ‘Profile Details’ page you will find the Delete Account option on the top right hand side of your page. Once you click on the delete account option you will be […]