Hiring a Professional on LocalHelpar

Hiring a Professional on LocalHelpar

After you’ve submitted a request, and have received a quote you are happy with, here is how to hire the service provider. At the bottom of the request, click on ‘Hire’. The same option is available at the top-right portion of the bid. Once you have done this, the service provider will be automatically notified [...]read moreHiring a Professional on LocalHelpar

Reviews: What does ‘Verified Hire’ mean?

Verified Hire’ reviews, are reviews from customers that hire a service professional through LocalHelpar. All other reviews are left by customers that hired the service professional outside of LocalHelpar. These are reviews that the service provider requests directly from his or her own customer base.

Leaving a review for a professional

When you hire a service provider on LocalHelpar, we’d love it if you leave a review. Reviews provide valuable feedback to the professional you worked with and to customers that will consider them for future projects. When you provide a review, you will be asked to provide an overall rating and indicate the specific service [...]read moreLeaving a review for a professional

Receiving Bids & Hiring

Once your request has been submitted (& email address has been confirmed), you will be contacted by up to several service providers who would like to bid for your project. You will receive bids directly through LocalHelpar where you have complete control to manage your requests (and bids). Aside from using our messaging system, you [...]read moreReceiving Bids & Hiring

Uploading a Profile Photo

It is important to have a profile photo as it will be used as an avatar that appears on your original request and messages that you exchange with the service professional. As they say, it is always better to put a face to a name. To upload your profile photo, follow the following steps: Log-in [...]read moreUploading a Profile Photo

Who sees my Localhelpar profile?

Your profile has a “Share This Profile” section, under which you can find a direct public link to share with friends and customers. In addition to this, you are able to share your profile through different social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter and Google+, with just one click. Make sure you invest in making [...]read moreWho sees my Localhelpar profile?

What info must I provide to build my profile?

To receive job requests for your service in your area you need 1) a confirmed email address, and 2) a complete profile. Once you go through the service profile creation wizard as part of the provider registration process, then you will have a complete profile. Post-registration there are a number of optional fields that you [...]read moreWhat info must I provide to build my profile?

HOW TO CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL ON LOCALHELPAR?

To finish creating your LocalHelpar account and profile and send your requests to local professionals, you need to confirm that you own the email address that you used to create your account. Why? This protects your email address from being used on localhelpar.com by someone who isn’t you. How to confirm your email: Go check [...]read moreHOW TO CONFIRM YOUR EMAIL ON LOCALHELPAR?