Why should I join a restoration-based contractors association?
Are you an independent contractor in the restoration and remediation industry? Are you considering whether or not to join a local contractors association? Here are five reasons why you should join a restoration-based contractors association.
Gain a Voice
A restoration-based contractors association is there to help protect and preserve the rights of their independent members. One of the most important roles of an association is representing your voice in state and local government. This representation means that if laws threaten to change, you have a united community to advocate for your best interests in the restoration and remediation industries.
Network and Build Community
When you join a restoration-based contractors association, you join a community. Joining a contractors association is a great way to network with your peers and find allies working towards common goals in the restoration industry.
Receive Local Training
One significant benefit of membership in a contractors association is access to in-person, local, industry-related training and continuing education credits related to restoration services. This training means additional opportunities to network with your peers. It is also a great chance to know your local market and potential business opportunities nearby.
Enhance Your Credibility
Membership in an association can help enhance the credibility of your business. Access to an association provides your business with education and resources that you wouldn’t otherwise have. These tools improve the reputation and credibility of your business. Creating and maintaining credibility means earning trust and respect from prospective clients.
Joining a restoration-based contractors association is a great way to grow your network, grow your business, and grow the industry. By educating and informing other industry professionals and homeowners, you have the opportunity to make progress in many facets of your career.
What is the Mission of RAF?
RAF’s purpose is to protect the rights and make the voices of honest, hard-working, independent contractors heard. We advocate for professionals in the mold, fire, water, and wind damage industry. If you are interested in becoming a member of RAF or have any further questions, call us today.