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New Houses:
Additions:
Renovations:
Light Commercial:
Patio and Pergola Specialist
Bathroom and Kitchen Renovations
By Hand
Spreadsheet
Estimating Software
Individually
% of the Job
A Total $ value
Download
Approximate Prices
Get Quotes
Estimating Software with specifically dedicated additions and renovations costing sections
Approximate $ value of MISSED ITEMS per quote
Approximate number of jobs built each year
Your Hourly charge out rate
Average Number of Hours spent on a quote
Average Number of quotes done per month
Calculate
Get Quotes
Both
By Hand
Scan or Import a Plan
$ value for each job
% of the Job.
Email
Post
Email
Post
Once
Twice
More
YES
NO
YES
NO
YES
NO
Phone
Personally take
What job types do you quote?
What do you currently use to quote jobs?
You can multi-select answers in this assessment.
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How do you cost your overheads:
In your quote to the client, do you calculate your subbies costs using their unit rates or wait to get quotes from them?
Do you calculate your margin for each job as a:
Do you take off your quantities by hand or by scanning or importing a plan?
Do you download accurate material prices from your suppliers, or use approximate prices or get quotes ?
Do you take a printed Job Requirement file with Site Inspection Form to your first interview to note details of what's to be quoted ?
Do you do a Satellite Site Check for material storage, bin storage, and access before going out?
Do you Email, Post, or personally take your quote back to the client?
Do you follow up by Email, Post or by phone?
Do you want to keep up to date with new Estimating Tips and News?
Estimating Efficiency Assessment
All Questions must be answered
All Questions must be answered for an accurate assessment.
How many times do you follow up?