We work with TrustMark to help connect homeowners with quality local tradespeople like you.
TrustMark are the only government-endorsed scheme for tradespeople, helping to give peace of mind to homeowners who are choosing a tradesperson.
Homeowners use your profile page, ratings and reviews when making their decision, but the TrustMark logo is a great addition too – it shows that you comply to TrustMark’s high standards.
TrustMark members get a year’s free membership with us.
If you’re already a TrustMark member, and are new to Rated People, you can get a free year’s membership. Just call us on 0800 953 4040 for more information.
TrustMark’s 3 cornerstones of quality
- Good trading practices.
- Good customer service.
- Technical competence.
Have a read of their core criteria to find out more about the standards they expect – you may find you’re already meeting these. TrustMark-approved firms commit to working towards these standards.
If you sign up, you’ll be checked on things like: qualifications, technical skills, financial status, trading history and past customer satisfaction, but there are many more.
You’ve got everything to gain by joining up:
– You could win more jobs – displaying the TrustMark logo on your profile page gives your business credibility and means homeowners are more likely to select you over others.
– Get access to their Dispute Resolution Process. You’ve got the option of offering homeowners a clear, simple and low cost dispute resolution alternative if there are any disagreements. It’s available for contracts up to £100,000 and both parties can use the service with no annual fee, just on a ‘pay as you go basis’ if you use the service.
– Access to their escrow payment protection facility to guarantee 100% payment for every completed job, even the ones not found through our service.
All you need to do now is find out more about joining the thousands of TrustMark registered tradespeople.