In a strong paradox, people have gradually shifted the definition of laziness to efficiency and efficiency to instant gratification.
Often nowadays in the cynical circles of society, the definition of efficiency has taken a progressive U-turn. People are discovering new ways to get the gigs, daily errands and chores to be done effortlessly. Thus, giving a new opportunity to unskilled labors to climb the ladder of online ecosystem.
Constructing on this lifestyle, on-demand home services startups are monetizing by building an app solution that satisfies the demands of every homeowner. Be it washing clothes, or repairing electrical, scrubbing dishes or plumbing chores or more- the tasks are done in a tap of a button.
How On-Demand Home Services App Solution Challenging Other On-demand Peers?
In this rampantly dominating on-demand economy, we have seen a growing number of startups focusing on core categories of domains to cash upon. Take on-demand beauty apps, on-demand baby sitters, packers and movers, on-demand health services, photographers, car washers and the list is endless. These companies totally rely on one segment to make business.
Contrarily, businesses in the online home services marketplace have made a clever move by unlocking a multi-closet of services -- by focusing on multiple and broad categories—scaled up by a full-stack approach.
Here are the extended categories helping them to scale up in the on-demand model.
On-demand Home Service App Development : Categories Inclusion
By aggregating range of services in one single app, businesses are leaving no stone unturned to lose customers. The most common and ever-demanding service categories covered by popular home service apps are:
- Salon-at home
Spot independent beauty professionals, stylists, barbers, spa-givers around the nearby area or city and get pampered at comfort of your home.
- Cleaning and Pest Control
Instantly call deep cleaner professionals or pest control guys to and get your kitchen, bathroom and home peculiars like curtains, sofa or even fridge free with pests like rodents or insects. Indeed, a good value proposition to sanitization post-pandemic.
- On-demand Electricians
Carry out repairs of any home appliances like fridge, ac, geysers, etc. by calling anyone from the team of professionals by authorized service centers.
- Plumbers and Carpenters
Get plumbing and carpentry services done by hiring verified independent service professionals registered in-app.
- Laundry Services
Most people don’t have enough time to wash clothes regularly or during some events, they seek various dry cleaning services and often seek laundry solutions only on-demand basis, this service allows them to book Laundromats in a tap of a button without having to subscribe daily services.
- Wedding Services
On-demand wedding services, indeed a big segment blanketing multiple service categories. Allowing users to book caterers, wedding planners, beauticians, photographers, Heena artists, florists and what not.
- Healthcare Services
Yet, another important category and an alternative to healthcare apps like yoga and fitness. Enabling people to hire on-demand yoga and fitness trainers who can provide them yoga and fitness training in-person or online.
- Other Miscellaneous
Other service category includes on-demand baby sitters, housemaids, cooks, adult caretakers, packers and movers, pickups and drop delivery boys and many more.
Surviving and Thriving by Adding Immense Value
By developing a value-driven home services app that allows users or service seeker to perform the following functions makes these apps a step ahead.
- See the list of service categories and sub-categories listed in the app.
- Once the user selects the service he can book the service professional (freelancer/company profile) now or schedule for later.
- View details of the service provider like ratings, profile, photo, id, visiting charge, etc.
- Enter the service address where the user seeks the facilities.
- After the booking is accepted, user can track the serviceman.
- If needed, user can view contact details and send in-app message and call.
- Make online payment for the services.
- Rate and review the serviceman in the app.
- 24X7 services and online help will make the app extremely useful.
Want To Be A Home Services Aggregator?
Want to be an aggregator of a range of demanding home services in your city? Scale, expand and start monetizing by developing a one-stop on-demand home services app development solution. Connect all local service providers, freelancers and service-based companies with customers and start earning from this revolutionary trend.
Codiant can be your trusted technology partner to develop a custom on-demand home services app feature-rich with all essential functionalities and technology stack to make your app outstanding in the on-demand landscape.
We have developed a slew of on-demand home service apps for clients across the countries like US, Australia, UAE, UK and more. Contact us to view the demo or just say hi to know more about our expertise in the on-demand segment.