Q. What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
A. Be sure to hire a Certified Balloon Artist, CBA, which have to pass testing requirements in areas of creativity, design, safety and business. Make sure they also carry liability insurance which CBA's are required to do.
Q. If you were a customer, what do you wish you knew about your trade? Any inside secrets to share?
A. Don't go with the cheapest price in the balloon industry. Go with someone who has a proven record with lots of repeat clients. Ask for references.
Q. What questions should a consumer ask to hire the right service professional?
A. Are you certified in the industry? Do you carry liability insurance and if so how much? How long have you been in business?
Q. What important information should buyers have thought through before seeking you out?
A. The number of guests expected at the event. The date and location is helpful so we can design according to the room.