A website similar to : [url removed, login to view] and [url removed, login to view]
Tradesman registers to the website (paid and free). they select the job/work type and fill in the details of their experiences etc. while registration, they also mention their address and how far are they willing to work (distance in miles). the process includes mobile number and email verification.
The service seeker who wants to get the job done will register to the website (for free) and fill in the job/work details. it will automatically search the related and available people in the database and sends a SMS to them. (mobile number and email verification including). The application will automatically search in google map to see distance mentioned by each tradesman to send SMS accordingly.
If a tradesman is a paid member and has active credits in account, he can send a reply to the sms and get more infotmation about the job. if the tradesman doesn't have active credits or a paid member, he will need to buy credits before he can get more details about the job.
Also, the customer can mention the maximumnumber of quotes he want from trasdesman.
Once the tradesman is selected and the work is finished, customer can leave a feedback and rank the tradesman accordingly.
The payment gateway on website will be PayPal.
Use of AJAX and Jquery for better visual display.
“Invite your friends” from most common sites like yahoo, google. aol, facebook etc as well as twitter feed should be implemented for new job listings.
Max Budget $800