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How your landscaping firm can use sites like Pinterest and Facebook to fill your sales funnel with spring projects

As a landscaping company, you get really busy, really fast in the spring time. From customers buying things in your retail store to larger projects at customers’ homes, you understand the concept of hustle. But how can you ultimately get customers to buy residential landscaping projects or commercial landscaping projects from your landscaping firm? How can you successfully fill your sales pipeline with more profitable projects, such as these? Through creating marketing that your prospects and customers will love, that’s how. So, how Read More...

Why buying bulk rope for construction projects from a large distributors is negatively impacting your bottom line

If you’ve ever purchased bulk rope for a construction site, whether to be used as rope for marking off where pedestrians can and can’t walk, or rope for hoisting purposes, you’ve probably bought online or through some sort of catalog. Maybe a Grainger site, or Northern Tool, as an example. Have you ever wondered what the cost differences are versus buying directly from a rope business? We’re here to tell you that you may be paying more for your construction bulk rope Read More...

Top 3 aspects to consider when buying rope online

Your time is important. Whether you’re involved in buying rope for your landscaping company, construction site or Veterinary clinic, your time is money. So when you visit a site and look to buy, you ultimately want to find what you’re looking for in the fastest time possible. Especially during the holiday season, which is upon us. With that, we’ve developed a sure-fire method to help you watch out for things that could potentially trip you up in your quest to order efficiently. #1 Read More...

Top 3 things to watch out for when making online rope purchases

If you’re in charge of purchasing, you’ve probably made online shopping a regular habit. Maybe you’ve bought rope online, or office supplies, or things for your business through Amazon. Either way, you’re more than likely a bit knowledgeable about how buying online works. But…there are pitfalls as well. Do you know what they are? Do you know how to avoid them? Before you make your next purchase of bulk rope, or whatever, be sure and watch out for these aspects of online Read More...

Why home resale value can be tied to landscaping projects that use decorative bulk rope

If you’ve ever sold a home before, you know how hard it can be. And if you’re someone in the landscaping business, or residential construction, you also know that curb appeal can be a big deal when selling a home. If a potential buyer doesn’t feel excited or isn’t “arrested” when they first pull up to a home that’s for sale, it’s going to be difficult to sell the home. Which is why landscaping and curb appeal are such deal-breakers for home Read More...

4 signs your landscaping prospect wants to hire your landscaping firm and how decorative rope can help

Are you a landscaping business that’s used rope in decorating a commercial property or residential project? If so, this blog piece is for you. How do you currently get new landscaping customers or bid on new commercial projects? Maybe you use some bidding websites, in order to bid on commercial projects, or perhaps your retail customers hire your landscaping firm to landscape their home? Either way, we have five tips for you that will ultimately help your landscaping business get hired more Read More...

5 lies rope companies tell rope buyers to get them to buy and how to avoid these

Rope companies will often tell you that you NEED to replace your rope after every so often. They’ll also tell you that you HAVE to get new, expensive stuff on a regular basis. And they’ll lead you to believe that ordering in bulk is better than by the foot. (cost wise, it can be, but not 100% of the time) So what are the 5 lies that rope suppliers will lead you believe, when making the decision to buy new rope for your Read More...

Why those in procurement need to treat themselves better, through a better online rope-buying experience

If you’re in charge of buying or procurement, at you business, we feel for you. Buying items, supplies, etc, from catalogs and buying-websites can be as much fun as a watching paint dry. Especially buying rope. Whether by the foot, or in bulk, it’s not a super-sexy task to complete. So when you do buy your items online, why shouldn’t you at least have a positive experience? An experience that’s “Amazon-like” in nature, with a simple checkout and product selection process. Is that Read More...

4 benefits of ordering bulk rope online, as well by fax.

Do businesses even use fax machines anymore, when ordering things like rope? Yes..yes they do. The fax is very much alive. So when we get the question: “can we fax our order to your office” we tend to get excited. Why? Because every order and every customer that buys rope from us is one we’re grateful for. On top of that, we know that some bulk-rope-buyers find value in both online ordering, and fax orders. Naturally, we want to help buyers no matter Read More...

3 dangers of not ordering rope online, and out of a catalog.

If you’ve ever ordered industrial supplies from a catalog, you know how tricky it can be. From understanding shipping, to colors, to quantity, it’s almost tougher than ordering online. And if you’ve ever ordered rope for construction projects, landscaping projects, decor project and the like, you want to know what you’re getting and when, for your rope purchase. Catalog’s don’t often tell you that. So we’ve decided to answer the question surrounding the 3 dangers of ordering rope out of a catalog, rather Read More...