As a national electrical contractor keeping track of your fire safety, security, monitoring, and electrical vendors is no small task. It can be time-consuming and stressful as you coordinate what needs maintenance when and who is in charge of what. Why don’t you make it easier on yourself by opting for a sub-contractor who can cover all your low-voltage needs under one roof? Here are 5 undeniable benefits to consolidating your fire safety, security, monitoring, and electrical vendors into one national partner.
1. Cost Savings
Let’s start with the best, most obvious benefit of consolidating vendors. When you consolidate your low voltage needs into one national provider, you eliminate the need to search for and negotiate with multiple contracts and prices. This reduces significant time and provides enormous cost savings as you can leverage the provider's national buying power and volume discounts. Additionally, a national provider can offer lower prices due to reduced overhead costs and economies of scale so you can get the parts you need without paying a premium.
As a national low voltage provider, Brother’s Fire & Security offers many opportunities to leverage these services so you can pay less while still getting everything you need covered. Not only does this keep money in your pocket, but makes the budgeting process a lot more manageable.
2. Consistency and Quality
By working with a single partner, you ensure consistency in service quality and standards. A reputable provider will have a structured approach and standardized processes, making it easier to monitor and assess performance. You’ll ensure the project gets done on time. Moreover, a national provider's experience and expertise are typically higher than those of individual, state-by-state vendors due to the scale in which they provide business.
3. Simplified Communication
As you may already know, dealing with multiple subcontractors in different states can be a communication nightmare. A national provider simplifies communication by offering centralized reporting and communication channels. You can connect with one person who will have visibility to all of the services provided to you. This makes keeping track of required maintenance a breeze.
4. Improved Access to Technology
No question here–a partner with the knowledge base to install and advise on fire safety, security, monitoring, and electrical services takes pride in being well-informed. You can expect that they will be up-to-date on the latest technologies and integrated systems to keep your system secure and functioning at all times.
5. Regulatory Compliance
Compliance with different state regulations and requirements can be challenging when dealing with multiple vendors. A national partner has a better understanding of these regulations and compliance requirements, making it easier to maintain compliance.
There are many benefits to working with one subcontractor instead of several, however, this exchange will only be as good as they partner themself. If you are interested in consolidating, be sure to spend the time vetting until you land on the one that will be able to meet your needs the best.
Contact us if you have any questions about consolidating your services with Brother’s Fire & Security, we’d be happy to help!