Business cards are important in the construction business as it is all about networking. The more people who know about you and your business, the more likely you are to succeed. It does not have to be expensive to get business cards made up, so if you are on a budget, take note of the followings tips to get a good deal.
1 – Shopping around is important. Get a quote from stationary shops, printing shop and the internet. Find out if anyone has any special offers or deals on. Very often, internet websites can produce some very good deals especially if you type Cheap business cards into Google.
3 – Consider making your own cards. With a good knowledge of a computer, good stationery card and a good printer, you can make your own cards. This is not recommended for bulk orders and be careful not to substitute quality for price.
4 – When buying the cards, be ready to barter. Tell the company that you will buy a large amount if you are given a good price. Generally the more, you order the cheaper it is. If the company is interested in free advertising, they may agree to give you a cheaper price if you leave a stack of their cards in your reception areas.
5 – Don’t waste money on flash business cards that are 3D, or have embossed images on them,. Whilst you need a colorful eye-catching card, there is no need to go over the top and make people think you are more interested in yourself then your business.
Whilst pricing quotes from different companies, be sure not to lose quality in your eagerness to get a good price. Black and white cards are cheaper, but are not eye-catching. Find a balance between good quality and a good price. Then sit back and watch the custom that your construction business cards will bring in.