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- Develop essential skills for lighting installations.
- Establish a legal and financial framework.
- Leverage industry associations for support and knowledge-sharing.
How to Market Your Service:
- Create a professional online presence.
- Implement digital marketing tactics.
- Explore partnerships with local businesses for broader reach.
How to Price Installations:
- Analyze competitors and set goals.
- Explore optimal pricing models.
- Adopt a clear, flat-rate approach for streamlined transactions.
Tools of the Trade:
- Essential tools for efficiency and success.
- From ladders to wire cutters, ensure you're well-equipped.
Scaling Your Pro-Installation Business:
- Expand service offerings or target new areas.
- Implement efficient systems and processes.
- Leverage technology for growth.
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This guide is your roadmap to a prosperous and successful year as a Pro Installer, providing insights, tools, and connections to navigate the evolving landscape of professional lighting installations.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who qualifies for the Pro Installer Program?
Our Pro-Installer program is reserved for contractors who install Christmas lights as a service for both residential and commercial customers. If you are new to installing Christmas lights as a service, we’ll be happy to help you get started.
What are the benefits of registering for the Pro-Installer Program?
When you become part of the Pro-Installer team, you gain access to exclusive products, year-round industry discounts, pre-season sales, and a direct line to our Technical Support customer service team.
We’ll also create a business account for you on our online store, so that you’ll always have access to your order history and invoices for your personal reference.
How can I become a Professional Christmas Lights Installer?
We have a variety of resources on our blog about getting started as an installer, and we’ll be happy to guide you as you start this new venture. Feel free to reach out to us at any time to schedule a FREE online training with one of our industry specialists.
Why should I choose Big Star Lights over other commercial-grade suppliers?
We are the problem solvers of the industry. As installers ourselves, we have developed a line of products that are built to meet our needs, ensuring that maintenance calls are kept to a minimum while making installation easy and efficient. From our bulbs to our clips to our tools, our products are well-thought-out and the most innovative on the market.
Do you offer tech support?
Yes, we have a dedicated tech support line, as well as a pro-installer line. Whether you’re 30 ft in a tree or bulbing at the office, we are here to help you troubleshoot when you need it. If a phone call doesn’t work, we can always hop on a video call and see what’s going on.
Do you offer educational resources?
Yes! We have an extensive library of blogs and how-to videos that will help you whether you are a brand-new installer or a seasoned professional. To keep up with our latest tips and tricks, sign up for our Pro Installer newsletter.
What kind of discounts do I get as a Pro Installer?
We offer an in-season discount of 10% that can be accessed by using your unique discount code. In January, we offer our pre-season sale for 25% off, and our Pay 20 Save 20 sale throughout the summer months. To receive your unique discount code, apply for our pro installer program HERE. To receive news of our sales, sign up for our pro-installer newsletter.