Customers come to us looking to hire professionals to help them accomplish their personal projects. Customers tell us about their needs by answering a series of questions, and we send you those customer requests. Our professionals are helping people accomplish what's most important in their lives—painting their homes, teaching their kids, photographing their weddings.
You specify the type of services you offer, so you hear from customers who are a good fit. Let us know how far you travel, or if customers should travel to you, and respond only to requests that work for your schedule.
Sign up for free, and never worry about hidden fees or commitments. You pay only to send quotes to customers, if you're interested and available—never to view requests or to complete the job. Those new customers often turn into recurring customers and serve as a great source of referrals. Some pros rely on Thumbtack for more than 75% of their customers!
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Today, hundreds of thousands of professionals from across the country are using Thumbtack to grow their businesses. They provide services in over 1000 categories.
“The Thumbtack site isn't foreign at all and you guys have done a great job!”
David was referred to Thumbtack by a friend. His day job is with the Federal Reserve but his passion is in wedding photography. He joined January 2013, and now 80% of this jobs come through Thumbtack.
“Thumbtack has been a lifesaver, you guys are my bread and butter.”
Karen Kungie-Torres is a resume writer, a mother of two, a substitute teacher. She met Thumbtack when she was staying home with her kids and working on her master's degree. She also needed to bring in some extra cash, so she fell into resume and cover letter writing. In just a few months her "extra" income went from about $50/month to $500/month with the leads she got on Thumbtack. Now, after a year and a half, it's between $750 and $1,000/month.
“It's all good!”
Sara is a house cleaner in Olathe, Kansas. Sara left her job at a large cleaning company a few months ago to start her own. In need of more business, she signed up on Thumbtack in September 2013 and has since been able to build relationships with so many new clients that she has more work than she can handle herself. She is in the process of hiring two more cleaners to help.
“Thumbtack allows me to connect with real people who need the services that I provide.”
Erik Redmond aka DJ Richterscale has completed 56 jobs through Thumbtack. He really enjoys that Thumbtack allows him to display his hard-earned reviews, photos and videos with a very clean look. He also likes that so much detail about the customers' particular needs are/is clearly represented in their initial request for quote.
“In all sincerity, I can say that I owe my business to Thumbtack.”
Roger of Little Red Lawncare and Landscaping specializes in mowing, sodding, seeding, and leaf removal. He says he's worked hard to provide the best service possible to his customers and has put in a lot of blood, sweat and tears on his end but he would never has been able to showcase his business without Thumbtack. We were his single source of advertising in his first six months of business and he's excited to see what the second half is going to bring!
“I've had a 70% increase in my client base, and my income has tripled in the last year.”
Ricky is a personal trainer and former pro boxer who joined Thumbtack a year ago. He tried a number of different marketing strategies, but nothing was up to par until he found Thumbtack.
Our customers are everyday people looking to hire professionals across the country to help them accomplish their personal projects. Here's a few of their personal stories.
“I placed my request, received 5 responses in 24 hours, and hired one of five. It was so fast and easy!”
Julie K. found her wedding photographer through Thumbtack.
“We used Thumbtack and got 5 quotes within 24 hours. I would, and have, recommended Thumbtack for a variety of needs!”
Denise D. and her family just moved into a new house. They needed a new look and hired an interior designer through Thumbtack. The pro they chose met with them and provided them with a variety of options and worked with in their budget.
“I found the website easy to use. I wouldn't hesitate to use Thumbtack again!”
Vickie L. found a guitar teacher for her husband.
“I could not believe how easy it was to use Thumbtack to find a professional contractor. Shockingly easy!”
Adam P. is a product manager who hired a license carpenter to install a 400 linear feet of crown moulding on Thumbtack. He posted a free quote request on a Sunday morning, signed a contract with the contractor of his choice on Sunday night and the work was completed by Monday afternoon.
“Thumbtack is one of the best internet services I've had the privilege to use.”
Jorge A. is a small business owner who needed translation and notarization services. He looked on the internet for weeks to no avail. Finally he came across Thumbtack, and within 48 hours he had multiple offers on the work he needed. Awesome!
“We were new to town and I was confused how to organize everything. The professionals I found through your website had good reviews. And I was happy to hire them!”
Zaure B. is a mother who used Thumbtack to hire a magician for her baby's first birthday party.