Orphix Property Solutions installs Flobot property maintenance software

Orphix Property Solutions installs Flobot property maintenance software. Orphix property has been established since 2014 by Sean and Jamie Richardson and designed to provide property maintenance services to lettings agencies, small businesses and the domestic market around Surrey and London. Reactive services such as boiler repairs, Gas safety certificates (CP12), electrical repairs, PAT testing, PIR […]

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Money Claim Online = Waste of time

We have a very good customer (a flooring company that have used Flobot from the very beginning) who had an unfortunate issue with a sub contractor not doing their work properly and destroying the carpet supplied in the process. Thus they were left in the unfortunate position of having to re-purchase the carpet and re-ft […]

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Field service management software

Managing a field service company is a logistical nightmare. When you don’t have a proper system for tracking invoices and payments you are most probably losing revenue from lost or late invoices. In fact at one company we installed Flobot into we discovered that no less that 4 of the field engineers were actually taking […]

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What features should good building maintenance software have?

In a building maintenance company, if you want the software to run your business properly there are a few features that are essential. 1) A good CRM system. A simple, easy to use Customer Relationship Management to keep the details of all your clients, the clint sites, their assets and requirements. 2) A scheduler that […]

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5 software apps to help run a garden landscaping business

Running a garden landscaping business means that you are out on site a lot of the time and so mobile apps are key to success. I spoke to Pat Beqiri from Brights Seasons Landscaping about what he uses to make his business run smoothly. Here’s what I found. 1. Microsoft Outlook 2016 Not glamorous and […]

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5 benefits and advantages of using Field Service Software in the UK

Of course large businesses need have field service software to enable them to function. Medium sized businesses are on board and a small percentage of small businesses have made the jump. If you’re running a business still using spreadsheets and word documents, maybe it’s time you go on board. Here are 5 good reasons to […]

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Facilities Management software to improve workflow in the UK

Facilities Management companies need solid and reliable software to run their companies properly. Yes, I could bang on about increased workflow, reduced costs of administration which leads to healthier margins and more profit – but I won’t. Why? Because you already know that you should be using software for this. Of course, the reason you’re […]

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Stop being weak. Trades you need to qualify your potential customers!

Quite frankly providing quotes to customers is a pain in the arse – unfortunately it is a necessary evil. Most customers have no concept of the amount of time it takes to schedule an appointment to meet them, drive to their place of residence, talk through their requirements, sit down after work and prepare a […]

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It seems a lack of professionalism is global

I came across this article from the Sydney Morning Herald. It seems that a lack of professionalism is endemic across the Western World and as far away as Australia. It reminds me of the last two experiences I have had with a tradesman – and I’m in the game, or at last I was. The […]

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