When you have a problem with your home, the rush to find a reputable company to fix it in a reasonable amount of time is a huge pain. Google Assistant will soon be able to help you out.
You’ll be able to say “OK Google, find me a plumber” or similar phrases to your phone or Google Home and you’ll get a reply with some more questions about what you need. Then you’ll get a list of different options near you. This list is curated by Google, HomeAdvisor, and Porch in supported cities as well, so if you live in a supported city, you can feel safer knowing that the business is reputable. If not, you’ll just get a list of local businesses.
This new features is rolling out over the coming week for US users, so give it a shot sometime soon! And when the next problem strikes, you’ll be able to find help quickly.