Callum Lord - Owner of Yak Contracting Ltd
Great Companies: Please tell me something about the business and how did you come up with such an idea?
Callum Lord: I had previously started a new flooring business for my previous boss and enjoyed the challenge and got to a point where I knew I could start something on my own and do what I love. And it took off.
Great Companies: What are the various services and products provided by your company?
Callum Lord: Drainage issues, Roof repairs, Gutter installs, Retaining, Decks, Fencing, Custom sheds, Bad access work, Small digger work, Commercial mowing, Gates, Tree work, Custom carpet work (Boats , Buses, Caravans), Carpet and vinyl repairs and Light concrete work and pothole repairs.
Great Companies: Why should one choose you over others in this field?
Callum Lord: Because most people have a budget, and I provide outside the box solutions to give the client affordable options
Great Companies: What are the struggles and challenges you face?
Callum Lord: At the start getting people to pay and finding my place in the market.
Great Companies: What do you think are the few main things which are most important for a successful business?
Callum Lord: Presentation, communication Attention to detail, integrity and commitment.