September 21, 2020  
 
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Marketing a Carpet Cleaning Service

At Gaebler, we've seen what great marketing can do for a small business. But if you own a carpet cleaning service, exceptional marketing may well be the determining factor in your long-term survival and success.

If you are a business leader who sees marketing as a path to give your carpet cleaning service a competitive advantage you're not alone.

What to know the characteristics that distinguish leading carpet cleaning services from average companies? Surprisingly, the ability to create clear brand messages often outweighs product quality and other considerations.

Customer Awareness

Many of the highest performing carpet cleaning services go out of their way to maintain clear channels of communication with their customers. In this market sector, managers and promoters need to be extremely familiar with their customers' needs and purchasing preferences. More often than not, failure to maintain a robust connection with the marketplace translates into poor brand recognition and lackluster sales. By improving market awareness, small companies can often establish more meaningful customer connections than their competitors.

Market Segmentation

Given the current competitive landscape, you can't successfully promote a carpet cleaning service to the entire marketplace. Market segmentation has been around for decades and it has enabled many smaller companies to dominate parts of the market, even when they face competition from larger firms.

For segmented mailing lists, we recommend using a proven partner with the experience to assist in the execution of your segmented carpet cleaning service market agenda.

Company Website

If you haven't done so already, the first step in marketing your carpet cleaning service is also the anchor point for your technological strategy: A company website. Although many businesses have a website, a poorly designed and unnavigable website is worse than having no web presence at all. Your site is a representation of your business; it needs to convey the same professional appearance and functionality as you expect from any other sales and marketing asset. But you will also need to consider how you will attract visitors to your site and what you will do with them once they are there -- and that means you'll need to include SEO and conversion path considerations in the web design process.

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