PLNA is on Houzz...Are You?
Friday, September 06, 2013
Posted by: Michele Hines
PLNA has created a Professional Profile on Houzz to showcase the Awards for Landscape Excellence award winners and their projects. There is no fee for this service and the platform is quite robust with features to acknowledge landscape excellence as well as connecting industry folks with potential customers. PLNA would like to follow our members that participate on Houzz. If you already have a professional profile, follow PLNA so we can return the favor. If not, what are you waiting for?
Need to Know More about Houzz? Keep reading and visit the links provided.
Houzz at a Glance
Houzz is the leading online platform for home remodeling and design, providing people with everything they need to improve their homes from start to finish - online or from a mobile device. From decorating a room to building a custom home, Houzz connects millions of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and home improvement professionals across the country and around the world. With the largest residential design database in the world and a vibrant community powered by social tools, Houzz is the easiest way for people to get the design inspiration, project advice, product information and professional reviews they need to help turn ideas into reality.
Build, Remodel and Decorate
Browse or search the largest database of home photos and ideas in the world, save images to online ideabooks with your notes, then share and collaborate.
Find the right professionals
Discover whose work inspires you, message professionals with questions about their work, read reviews from the community about architects, designers, contractors, landscapers and more.
Join the community
Have a design dilemma? Our passionate community of homeowners, design enthusiasts, and professionals from around the world would love to help!
Showcase Your Work
Increase your exposure
Millions of homeowners are looking for professionals who can help them turn ideas into reality. Houzz’s visual platform puts your work in front of them every day.
Build your brand
Display your work among the best in the country and the world, and showcase your expertise to homeowners.
Communicate more efficiently with clients using visual ideabooks. Choose your privacy and collaboration options. Houzz is the most efficient way to find the latest building and decorating products, and learn about what homeowners are looking for.
Houzz in the News
Landscape Management: The Ins and Outs of Houzz
"...This online platform may give residential landscaper designers and design/build firms a boost."
"...For professionals, it provides inspiration, a glimpse into clients’ desires and a way to share design ideas.
When professionals upload images of their work to Houzz, those photos
are linked directly back to their profiles, making it easy for viewers
to find out more about the service providers—and access their contact information once they’re ready to make their
move. The site also includes discussion boards and places for
Read full article here by
TechCrunch: Houzz Expands Its Pro+ Service For Remodeling And Design Professionals To 425 Markets, Launches New Analytics Tool
"...the service also offers a wide range of tools that aim to help design and remodeling professionals find new clients. Late last year, Houzz launched its Pro+ platform that allows professionals to market their services on the site in 12 markets after raising a $35 million Series C round. Today, it is expanding this platform for professionals with its new Pro+ Dashboard analytics tools and opening it up to contractors, architects, designers, landscapers and other professionals in 425 new markets in the U.S. and Canada."
Read full article here by Frederic Lardinois of TechCrunch