While the Winter season may still be a while away; many areas without a dedicated snow plow or snow removal program struggle yearly with the removal of snow from their homes in order to commute and complete errands. These services are pivotal to functioning towns and communities, and it reflects greatly in the number of private citizens and businesses who rely on snow removal companies. For example, the snow plowing industry is valued at close to 22.7 billion yearly, with 27% of the market being composed of smaller, local businesses. Today, we’ll discuss how your own business can develop a snow removal service, the must-have features for your app, the staffing requirements, and a rough estimate of the total cost for the development process.
Scalability is a critical aspect any business needs to commit to in order to continue its expansion into new territories and overall market growth. Your snow removal business will benefit greatly from the digital integration of your services.
The snow plowing apps act as an intermediary between homeowners and shovellers. But before diving into the snow removing app, have a look at the industry figures below:
Now it’s time to check out the top Uber-like apps for snow plowing business. Here are the 5 top snow removal apps in the market:
|On demand Snow removal app like Plowz & Mowz||USA|
|Shovler||Serving Nationwide & parts of Canada|
|MowSnowPros||Active in cities like Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Saskatoon, and Winnipeg.|
|TouchPlow||Ottawa-based Uber-like Snow Removal App|
|User Features||Snow cleaner panel||Admin Panel|
|User registration & Login||Register & Login||Dashboards|
|Select Plowers||Accept/reject request||Manage users and Cleaners|
|Request for service||Start & End Service time/date||Manage services & Categories|
|Book and confirm the request||Live Status||Manage Tracking|
|Real-time tracking||Update status||Manage ratings and reviews|
|Check offers availability||Manage availability in the calendar||Manage payments|
|Advanced Search||View Profile and manage||Manage Notifications|
|Cancel Booking||Receive payments||Reporting & Analytics|
|View order history|
|Give review & rating|
|Cost to develop an on demand marketplace for snow plow like Shovler will be in the range of CAD 25000 to CAD35000. To develop your snow plowing marketplace app - Hire an expert team of mobile app developers from Let's Nurture, headquartered in Atlantic Canada!|
Especially for multi-property owners. When customers can pre-book their entire month/season plowing schedule, you can offer bulk pricing/ discounts to them.
Any number of additional handyman services like plumbing, electrical repairs, carpentry, etc. Can be offered as a value add, specially highlighting the "at doorstep delivery"
Customers can securely split payments among themselves within the On-demand snow removal app.
Users can get an indication of the fees charged by the On-demand snow plow mobile app during peak or late-night hours by looking at surge pricing.
Audio QR allows users to make payments without having to enter their account information.
Competitive pricing for custom requirements.
Strategic consultation on technology & marketing
Brainstorming and structuring a quality-driven development cycle
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Quality testing and analysis
Rich experience in developing Uber like on demand snow plow mobile app solutions.
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