Ovenu invests in website revamp to appeal to smartphone users

Ovenu, one of the UK’s largest franchised oven cleaning specialists, has revamped its company website to ensure it stays ahead of changing digital trends.

The Berkshire-headquartered business has introduced a range of new user-friendly features which is already helping to drive more visitors – both clients and potential franchisees – to its website.

Rik Hellewell, managing director of Ovenu, launched his business in 1994 around the same time the world wide web was born and says he has long recognised the vital role Ovenu’s website plays in creating brand awareness and promoting its services to prospective clients.

Ovenu said that the latest redesign represents the website’s seventh incarnation – which is not only mobile friendly but displays information in a clear and concise manner, making it easier for users to navigate. The site features video content together with linked sections explaining the different types of service technicians provide, from conventional ovens to cooking stoves, microwaves to extractor hoods and hobs.

Prospective clients of Ovenu can type in their postcode on the new look site to find their local technician. With more than 120 Ovenu franchised businesses, the company explains that each have their own individual page, highlighting contact details and areas covered. There is also includes a handy FAQ section together with online client reviews, as well as a dedicated section for those considering becoming an Ovenu franchisee.

Rik Hellewell

Rik Hellewell

Hellewell said: “We brought in specialist website developers to ensure it is not only extremely user friendly but that it is future-proofed for some years to come. More people are accessing the website via their smartphones, so our main objective was to ensure it is mobile friendly and that the information is concise, relevant, and quickly accessible.

“It’s part of Ovenu’s commitment to its franchisees to ensure they receive the best possible support – ensuring everything is in place to run a successful business, whilst ensuring clients receive a gold standard service. This is an example of Ovenu’s policy of constant reinvestment, which has over the years enabled us to keep ahead of our competitors.”

To learn more about Ovenu visit www.ovenufranchise.co.uk, or for territory availability call Hellewell on 01189 743 911.