Your Wedding Day
Your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life so you want to be confident that everything will go well. It is therefore crucial to choose professional suppliers who will provide a good quality, reliable service or product.
You can still expect value for money – but how do you choose? It can be difficult to decipher the variations in the quotes you receive. On paper the wording can be similar and it seems to be a “like for like” quotation. However, if there is a big differential on price then the “like for like” may not translate in reality – on the wedding day – when it matters.
There are always companies who can offer a cheap product or someone suggests a friend of a friend and random searches of the internet can throw up companies who also seem to offer the required service – but beware ….
Hire a Professional
Sometimes it can be more cost effective to hire a professional company than an amateur who seems on paper to offer the same service at a much lesser cost. A professional company can offer help and advice based on years of experience; will hold the relevant liability insurances and will meet all the Health & Safety legislation.
A good quality website should be able to demonstrate the products/services offered including examples of previous projects (be aware if all the photo gallery items are from the one big event – look for a wide range of photos). Testimonials can give an insight into the level of service offered – and you can ask for references to follow up.
A chat on the phone can often be the deciding factor – you have to be comfortable that your supplier will be able to understand your needs and be able to provide the support you want throughout the planning stages.
Quality -v- Price
So make sure that all your key suppliers are professionals – you only get one chance to get it right on the day. One final thought for consideration ….