How does the business operate on a daily basis?
The business is owner run on a daily basis and the owner is fully involved with the business and the customers.
The business requires a technically minded individual, however experience with Gates and garages, etc. is not required as there are many courses provided by the the suppliers and the seller will also assist with training up the purchaser as part of the hand over.
How are the clients attracted to the business?
Word of mouth and then extensive use of the internet using Google SEO and Adwords, 18% of clients are repeat clients
What Advertising/Marketing is carried out?
Primarily online marketing through various websites using Google SEO and adwords
Does the business have any contract work?
What competition exists?
As with any industry there are many competitors offering similar services. The difference in what this business offers is in a better system, more organized, more accurate and faster response to client requirements. Especially regarding web, phone and email queries. They have a strong presence on Google - both organically where their websites often ranks on the first page during client searches - as well as well-run Google advertising
What are the seasonal trends?
Holiday periods are still busy. Main loss of business occurs due to public holidays because the business is closed and that income is not made up.