Join us at NAFED 2017!

Want to kickstart your business? Swing by booth 211 at the National Association for Fire Equipment Distributors Conference March 2-3 at the Monte Carlo Resort & Casino in Las Vegas to take a look at the fire protection software titan Smart Service. Fire protection and fire equipment distribution companies everywhere use Smart Service to handle their scheduling, dispatching, inspection reporting, billing, and equipment tracking needs.

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Join us at the 2017 WWETT Show!

Looking for a great way to leapfrog the competition? Visit booth 5049 at the Water & Wastewater Equipment, Treatment & Transport (WWETT) Show February 22-25 in Indianapolis, Indiana to take a look at the industry-leading software solution Smart Service. Septic, plumbing, and companies with numerous other service specializations use Smart Service to put scheduling, dispatching, billing, inventory, and workforce tracking on autopilot.

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Essential Mobile Apps for Plumbing Businesses

Owning your own plumbing business is a struggle if you don’t have the proper tools to get the job done. You would never show up to a job without a wrench or a hammer. The same should hold true when tracking finances, schedules, and work orders, especially when you’re not in the office. It’s essential that you equip your plumbing business with the best mobile applications on the market to help streamline workflow and reduce overhead. The 7 apps listed below qualify as must-haves to run your own successful plumbing business.

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Balancing your Plumbing Company’s Finances

As an owner of a plumbing business, you juggle several things at any one time. Between managing employees, scheduling customer jobs, tracking inventory, competing with other plumbing companies, and marketing your business, managing your plumbing company’s finances can seem overwhelming. However, tracking and balancing your finances regularly can be the difference between ending up in the black or falling into a hole at the end of the year. Below are six of our top tips for better managing your plumbing company finances. Put these tips to use and you’ll breathe a little easier when an unexpected expense comes your way.

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The QuickBooks ProAdvisor Referral Program

At My Service Depot, we pride ourselves on helping small businesses reach the next level by matching them to the software they need. Of course, we’re not the only ones who have dedicated our careers to this goal. QuickBooks ProAdvisors all over the world do the same thing every day.

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Introducing Smart Service TV

Few things are more taxing than running a service business. Between management demands and the demands of the work itself, it’s tough to set aside the time to schedule a software demonstration (even if it’s easy to see how software could benefit your business). Our solution? Smart Service TV!

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Want a scare? Read these common field service accounting errors.

On the Smart Service Blog, we strive to provide our readers content they’ll find valuable in the day to day operations of their service businesses. To do this, we’ll occasionally team up with other industry leaders. Such is the case this week, with the publication of the article 5 Common Field Service Accounting Errors on Capterra’s hugely popular field service management blog.

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What do the new Intuit Sync Manager changes mean?

Business software can get pretty complex. In fact, most users call it quits after learning what it takes to simply use a program. Few have enough time or patience to learn how their software works. In some cases though, knowing the basics comes in handy. Case in point: Intuit Sync Manager.

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Smart Service Product Demo

I don’t think it’s an overstatement to say that Smart Service answers every need facing the modern service company. We harnessed twenty years of service industry software experience when developing this product. As a result, there’s almost nothing it can’t do. Once you get lost in all of Smart Service’s functionality, it’s easy to overlook […]

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Batch Invoicing in Smart Service

Smart Service was built to automate job processes for service companies the world over. It’s great for generating invoices as soon as a job is completed, but as any service industry professional can tell you, a job isn’t always finished when the technicians leave the site. Often, you have to return a second time or […]

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