Founded in 1995, Angie’s List is a leading online ratings and reviews platform. Members turn to Angie’s List to research, hire, rate and review local service providers in more than 720 service categories — ranging from home repair, maintenance and improvement to auto service and health care.
Founded in 1998, HomeAdvisor is the operator of the largest home services marketplace across the globe. With HomeAdvisor, homeowners can find prescreened local service professionals; view average project costs; read verified ratings and reviews; and instantly book home improvement, maintenance and repair appointments online.
Founded in 2012, Handy is changing the way that people book and provide home services. From home cleaning to TV mounting, smart home setup to furniture assembly, customers turn to Handy for a seamless, fast and top-quality experience that provides them with access to the home services they need, wherever they are, whenever they want them. For professionals, the Handy platform makes it possible to maintain a flexible schedule with meaningful income opportunities. Handy is trusted by the world’s top retail brands and is available nationwide.
Founded in 2006, HomeStars is the leading online platform connecting homeowners with reputable home renovators, repairmen and retailers throughout Canada. HomeStars users further benefit from hundreds of thousands of verified reviews submitted by other homeowners.
Founded in 2014, Instapro is Italy’s fastest-growing home services network connecting homeowners with service professionals for home renovation projects. On Instapro, consumers post service requests to which qualified service professionals respond with proposals. Consumers then choose service professionals based on proposals and user reviews.
Launched in 2008, MyBuilder is one of the United Kingdom’s largest online marketplaces for homeowners to discover vetted, quality tradesmen. Its platform emphasizes accountability through feedback, allowing homeowners to view a tradesman’s entire work history and read verified reviews from previous clients.
Founded in 2005, MyHammer is Germany’s leading online destination for consumers to search for and find the right craftsman. With MyHammer, customers can compare service providers by reviewing their profile pages as well as other customers’ reviews. To ensure a high level of service provider quality, MyHammer requires proof of all formal qualifications before admitting new businesses to the platform. MyHammer operates online platforms in Germany, Austria and the United Kingdom.
Launched in 1999, Travaux is a France-based internet service connecting homeowners and home service professionals. Travaux also offers advice, ideas, discussion forums and news concerning construction, renovation and development.
Founded in 2005, Werkspot connects homeowners with home service professionals. On Werkspot, consumers post service requests to which qualified service professionals respond with proposals. Consumers then choose service professionals based on proposals and user reviews.
Founded in 2011, CraftJack is a third-party lead generation service that connects home service professionals with homeowners looking to complete home projects. The company also offers a marketing blog and resource center, The CraftJack Toolbox, that helps home service professionals navigate through the ever-changing digital marketplace.
Founded in 2007, mHelpDesk offers a powerful software solution and app designed to automate home service and repair businesses. With mHelpDesk, home service professionals can quickly generate professional estimates and invoices, manage employees and scheduling, and access customer information on the go. mHelpDesk believes that this not only helps home service professionals better succeed and manage their businesses, but that it also generates a better experience for the homeowners they serve.