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Find the best construction worker or trader for your job a few simple clicks and YouKwoteMe the reverse auction website!

29 February 2016 10:00


Are you looking to hire a builder or a construction industry professional, but have no idea where to start from? Most of us don’t, which is what turns the process of building your new home, renovating your new house, finding de right professional or even sourcing construction materials for your next project into a nightmare. The truth is, however, that it doesn’t have to be! is a platform that aims to connect construction industry traders with people, looking for construction jobs. The intuitive interface enables users to find just the right professionals for their job by posting their project and describing its specifications. In turn, the traders can apply by reverse-bidding on the project.
What YouKwoteMe does is save you all the trouble, time and worry, associated with finding the right people for your project. Instead of spending countless hours, browsing listings or searching the local papers for a trader, have them come to you! Forget about making calls or interviewing traders - simply describe your project, sit back and let the best trader win the auction for it. already has a rapidly growing network of traders, professionals and building merchants, which you can easily connect with and choose the best person for your job.
What’s more, the platform offers construction contracts to all posters and users, guaranteeing their safety and protection during the process. The “change request” function enables you to keep а record of any changes in the agreement, made between your trader and yourself during the construction period. The Day Diary Log, on the other hand, ensures that your progress will be recorded on a daily basis by pictures, text or documents. Finally, the 2-way feedback ensures that both you and your trader have followed your contracts and reached a mutually satisfying outcome, and a job well done!

Whilst other platforms are a step behind by letting you do the hard work or even having to allow only 3 traders that are whiling to pay for leads and at the end no one really know where feedbacks are coming from, is the simplest, yet the most efficient way to find the best traders and construction industry professionals for your job. You can manage anything from communication, bookings through questions online - and, of course, posting a job is completely free! With you get not only the convenience of being able to find the best contract worker, without leaving the comfort of your home, but also superior protection. If there are any issues during the construction period, our Dispute Resolution Centre will make sure both sides reach a mutually satisfying agreement.
Stop asking yourself what needs to be done, when you need work done - instead, leave that to the professionals. Cut your research time in half and toss away the Yellow pages. Simply register for, post your project and wait for a trader to make a reverse bid and enter the auction for your work. Get the best kwotes for any construction materials or construction jobs with!

Pascal Baptista


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Pascal Baptista

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About YouKwoteMe

I tend to compare YouKwoteMe to eBay, Shiply, UShip on the way we perceive and we sell everything now, but looking back, where did use to sell what was no longer needed? Well we use to sell only things that was worth the time and effort spent.
So now think about what do you do now each time you need work to be done at home or business, you need to search for a Trader online, yellow pages, news papers... from there you need to call them and try to describe what you want to be done where most of the times you will be also faced with all sorts of situations such as noisy background, no attention, no answer, no reply and facing difficult questions. Thereafter you schedule bookings, or try to, where you realise that only a few Traders will turn-up, you will be faced with all sorts of reactions, questions to other things. Only e few will be sending a quote or ask to view again and you are going to find out that the quotes have different values as the results of some builders having included items and the others not. Very confusing and time consuming process.
With YouKwoteMe the only thing people have to do is to post their work online and builders will reverse bid on their job all online. There are 3 types of jobs that User can choose from, reverse bid where all traders without restrictions, the other option is reverse bid but traders will have to be approved by the user before bidding, and the other option is to submit Kwotes where traders submit kwotes to the user. If the User do not know how much will cost to do a job there can request for the starting bid to be submitted by traders first which as soon as one is accepted this will be the starting bidding value for the revers bid. During the auction, Traders can ask questions and user answer them online on the job in detail page, and traders can book appointments to see the job all via YouKwoteMe without the ned to disclose contact details. When the auction has ended, the user has 30 days to decide if they want to go ahead with the work and maintain the kwote, if they do, both will be bonded with the YouKwoteMe contract which includes any information that has been agreed and published during the auction, both are asked to do a daily diary log where they record progress with text and pictures and documents, mark payments made and received, also during this time Traders and Users can submit change requests which is a simple process where a request is submitted which highlights the important facts such as extra cost and/or time. Once the job is marked as completed from both they will then give feedback to each other. And the job is archived. In the event of having a dispute, both can raise one at any time, once one is raised a 30 days allowance is made for both to reach a deal, if one of the parties or the 30days lapsed is the time where YouKwoteMe team act in trying to understand and solve the problem. If we cannot solve it, it is then passed on to the relevant identities such as small claim court. Also it is worth notting that if a dispute is raised both profiles are being marked as having a dispute case open which increases the likelihood of being rejected for bids if wanting to bid on other jobs.
We are working in partnering with a Home Improvement insurance company which are doing a credit check to 100% of our traders, if the check is ok and the documentation provided is ok and they have a valid CSCS card this is when they are awarded with the YouKwoteMe approved trader stamp.

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