Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a cost to join Short Chores as either a service provider or a customer?

There is absolutely no charge to join Short Chores as a service provider or a customer. Membership is free for everyone.

If you are a Service Provider, 5% will be deducted from the Job amount.

For example: If Job is for $10, 5% will be deducted from the Job amount. So the Service Provider will receive $9.40.

If you are a Customer, 5% additional charges are applied.

For example: If Job is for $10, 5% additional charges are applied. So the customer will pay $10.50.
 

Do I need to register as a customer or service provider to see the Short Chores’ map?

To see the map, whether you are a customer or service provider, you do need to register as a member beforehand. The registration is simple, it takes just a couple minutes, and it is free.
 

What is the next step after I register as a customer of Short Chores?

• After you register your account online as a customer, you will receive an email from Short Chores. Click on the email to complete the registration.

• Once you open the app, a detailed map is provided of all the service providers within your neighborhood.

• With a touch of a button in the Short Chores app, you can negotiate a price and select your ideal service provider to get your Short Chore done right.

• If you need to contact the service provider directly with any questions, you can do this within the app too.

• Once you find your ideal match, accept the service. After the service has been completed, then again with one touch of a button, click the pay option and you’re done.
 

What is the next step after I register as a service provider of Short Chores?

• After you register your account online as a service provider, you will receive an email from Short Chores. Click on the email to complete the registration.

• Create your Short Chores profile complete with your skills such as lawn mowing, babysitting, raking leaves, moving furniture, running errands etc.

• Once you open the app, if there are any available Short Chores in your service area needed of your skills, you will be instantly notified and then…

• …With a touch of a button in the Short Chores app, you can accept or deny the Short Chore and can accept or counter-offer the amount offered by the customer.