Business Name: Craft Appliance
Address: 100 N. Perry St.
Owner: Bill and Sue Craft
Opening Date: 1979
What does this business do?
We sell, deliver and repair household appliances.
What is the best thing about being located in Attica?
The nice thing about being here is that we know the majority of our customers and have a nice working relationship.
Would you say there is a challenge?
What is the most popular Item you sell?
What is something less popular you would recommend?
What is the best thing about managing your own business?
Just that we have some really good customers who have been great people to deal with.
What is the biggest downside to managing your own business?
It can be difficult to manage a family business.
What is the biggest misconception about your business?
That we’re more expensive than the box stores.
What is your business philosophy?
We just try to do what we say we’ll do and give as good a service as we can at a reasonable price.
How has the business changed over time?
They don’t make things the way they used to.
What advice would you give to someone wanting to start their own business?
Be prepared that it will be harder than you think.