July Webinar: How to Engage Employees During Turbulent Times

“How do I improve my online presence?” Especially with Google’s recent changes to its search formula, that’s a big question that we hear constantly from PHCC members. Join us on Wednesday, July 15, at 2 p.m. ET, and let Market Hardware’s team of experts walk you through a step-by-step process to cracking the Google code and getting your business listed where it belongs: at the top of Page One on Google.

Leading Your Business Through COVID-19

In partnership with Scorpion. Check out part 1 and part 2.

“4 Ways PHCC Members Can Use Web Marketing to Combat the Coronavirus Impact”

In uncertain times like these, some service contractors will scramble to pull back their marketing. And who could blame them? The experts at Market Hardware advise you on four ways you can improve your web marketing during these uncertain times.

How the Federal COVID-19 Response Impacts Your Business

IAPMO and other plumbing and mechanical industry leaders co-convened a webinar that explored the various federal resources available to businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Where’s My Money!?”

If you are trying to make sense of everything happening in Washington with COVID-19, tune in to hear from PHCC’s Mark Valentini and Chuck White.  Mark will offer an overview of legislation passed to date and Chuck will discuss contractor experiences when in applying for paycheck protection program loans and economic disaster relief funds through the SBA. They will wrap things up by shedding light on what’s coming up next for Congress and the economy.

“Cash and Cash Flow Budgeting in Times of Crisis”

Known to PHCC as “The Profitability Master,” Ruth King is responding to your top questions: How do I generate income now? Do I lower my prices? How low can I go? How can I improve my cash flow … for the next couple of months AND for the next year? King answers all these questions and more with considerations, calculations, templates and strategies that you can start using today to get you through this new reality!

COVID-19 and Contractors Federated Insurance

HVAC Contractors Use Technology to Create Social Distancing During COVID-19 Crisis – ACHR News

Contractor Impact Survey Results – MEMBERS ONLY

Essential Workers Graphic – MEMBERS ONLY

FFCRA Paid Leave Provisions Flow Chart – PHCC—National Association

Employee Rights Poster – Families First Coronavirus Response Act – U.S. Department of Labor

Sample “Essential” Personnel Letter MEMBERS ONLY

Sample Message to Customers LetterMEMBERS ONLY

Construction Job Sites: COVID-19 Recommended Practices – AGC of California Safety and Health Council

Sample COVID Messages

Situation Flow Diagram Company Template – AGC of California Safety and Health Council

Critical Industry Employee Authorization to Travel — HARDI

Print Resources and Fact Sheets on COVID-19 – CDC

Coronavirus Business Practice Considerations – Quality Service Contractors

Sample COVID-19 Customer Notice — Wallner Plumbing

Supplemental Health and Safety Plan to Address Novel Coronavirus — ABC (Note: Check legal requirements in your area)

UBS On-Air: ‘Coronavirus and Small Business Lending’ Podcast – UBS On-Air

Families First Coronavirus Response Act Resource Center — HARDI

Q & A: Families First Coronavirus Response Act – U.S. Department of Labor

Important Rules for Employers to Know – Federated Insurance

Sample Permission Slip for Essential Employees – ABC NoCal

Potential Business Closures: What to Consider – PHCC—National Association

Employers & the COVID-19 Coronavirus (SESCO Management Consultants)

Navigating the Coronavirus: Best Practices for Employers – Laner Muchin™)

Coronavirus Considerations for Contractors (EVP Team Brief – March 4, 2020)

8 Questions Employers Should Ask About the Coronavirus (Harvard Business Review)

COVID-19 Daily Life Coping and Managing Stress – CDC

COVID-19 and Air Filtration FAQs – National Air Filtration Association

Buildings Closed by Coronavirus Face Another Risk-Legionnaires Disease Reuters

Guidance for the Disinfection of Building Water Systems – ICC

How to Help Employees Cope with Stress – Construction Business Owner

Potential Considerations for Documenting Procedures – Milwaukee Tool

Managing Anxiety: Tips and Resources for You, Your Loved Ones and Your Employees – ADAA

Cleaning of Tools to Help Prevent Spread of COVID-19 – Milwaukee Tool

Cleaning of Tools to Help Prevent Spread of COVID-19 (Spanish Translation) – Milwaukee Tool

Recommended COVID-19 Response Plan for Construction Employers – LHSFNA

Poster: Containing the Spread of COVID-19 – CDC

Health and Safety Considerations for Plumbing and HVAC – ICC

COVID-19 Infection Prevention in Construction Cal/OSHA

Guidance Document – OSHA

COVID-19 Workplace Guidance for Service Contractors – PHCC—National Association

COVID Safety Response Plan – NAHB

COVID-19 Resources on Mental Health Protection (Helping Employees Cope with Added Stress, Worry and Confusion) – Construction Industry Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Respirator Protection Video – U.S. Department of Labor

Building Safety Journal “Modern Plumbing Helps Prevent Spread of COVID-19” – ICC

Tips from Contractors: New Procedures for Customer and Technician Safety – Parzival Plumbing, with contributions from Roman’s Plumbing, PHCC of California members

Disinfectants and Sanitation for Your Techs – Jose Martinez of JL Martinez Plumbing, a former instructor for the PHCC of San Diego apprenticeship program

Coronavirus Disease Website – CDC

Coronavirus Guidance for Plumbers – IAPMO White Paper

Home Depot Pro – Non-medical face masks and hand sanitizer available in case quantities. To learn more and place an order, Contact Nick Fleming by email at  Nicholas_R_Fleming@Homedepot.com or  phone at 904-528-7914. Please note these materials are not available online).

Ferguson Enterprises – committed to helping PHCC members secure PPE and the other products they need to continue to serve their customers safely. Please reach out to your local Ferguson representative for product availability and pricing.

McClung Companies – KN95 Masks and 3-ply surgical disposable masks as well as domestically produced plastic face shields, cloth masks, and neck covers.

American Business Forms – KN95 Face Masks, Disposable Face Masks. Please note that you are a PHCC member with your order.

Parkdale – Reusable cloth face masks

Aramark – Capturing customer requests for non-surgical face masks, not available online, min. order 1,000, pricing TBD. Email Mientkiewicz-Kathy@aramark.com with quantity requested and note any additional needs.

Marco Promotions – Face masks

Amylior Inc. – K95 Face Masks and medical masks

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