Appliance Business Resources

These links are for company owners and service managers for appliance repair operations.  These are various tools we recommend that can help you run a more efficient repair company.

Business Setup and Insurance

Forming an LLC - Can be done online with LegalZoom

Health Insurance for Contractors


Appliance Repair Management and Dispatch Software

RazorSync Field Service Software - Simple dispatch software for smaller operations.  Recommended for those that are not handling warranty.  Cloud Based software.  

Rossware ServiceDesk - Powerful software with a ton of features tailor made to the appliance repair industry.  Steep learning curve to get started.  Not a cloud based solution but can be setup manually in the cloud.  

FieldEdge - Designed for HVAC companies, this software has a lot of powerful features to help sell contracts and products while on the road.  Also allows integration with Quickbooks among other platforms.  Integrates with various marketing platforms like Call Rail.  


Appliance Parts Pricing

MyPartsHelp - Online blue book for flat rate pricing for appliance repair


Technical Support

Appliance Age - A free resource to help you determine the age of an appliance.  

Kenmore Prefix - Determine what appliance manufacturer built the Kenmore appliance.  


Equipment Office and Field


Appliance Repair Training

Fred’s Appliance Academy - Hands-on training in fast-paced courses.  Covers the basic fundamentals to get someone started in appliance repair.

Master Samurai Tech - Online training that covers the basic fundamentals to get someone 


Financial Management

Quickbooks Online - Accounting 

Merchant Warehouse - Start accepting credit cards    Contact – Evan Schlem
Expensify – Expense Reports
Chase – Remote Deposits for technicians to accept checks 


Human Resources 

TSheets
Time tracking software.  Help manage payroll.


Phone Management

Fluid Voip - More info coming soon

Zen Talk - Voip System that integrates directly with Zendesk.  


eFax


Just Press One - Need office/phone support.  Just Press One can help support your field service regardless of company size.  


phonamations – On Hold Messaging


Marketing Tools

Fluid LOCAL - Share your company's story online and build your search engine presence organically while also improving your company's online reputation.

Fluid STATS - Measure all of the important metrics when it comes to your marketing and web presence.  How many reviews did you get last week?  Is your business listed online correctly?  How many conversions did your pay-per-click campaign receive?  Compare between social media, web analytics, email campaigns, and more!

Free Dishwasher Soap Samples - Simply register and make a request for boxes of samples that you can hand out to every customer.  


Password Management

LastPass - Manage your passwords and make it easy to share logins and passwords with your staff.  
Roboform