Estimating Efficiency Assessment
What job types do you quote?
New Houses:
Additions:
Renovations:
Bathrooms and Kitchen Renovations:
Patio and Pergola Specialist:
Light Commercial:
Average Number of quotes done per month:
Average Number of Hours spent on a quote:
Your Hourly charge out rate:
Approximate number of jobs built each year:
Approximate $ value of MISSED ITEMS per quote:
Part 2
Part 1
Spreadsheet:
By hand:
What do you currently use to quote jobs?
Estimating Software:
How do you cost your overheads:
Do you calculate your margin for each job as a:
Do you download accurate material prices from your suppliers, or use approximate prices or get quotes ?
Do you calculate your subbies costs using their unit rates or just get quotes from them?
Part 3
% value:
% of Job:
Individually:
$ value for each job:
Download:
Approximate Prices:
Calculate:
Get Quotes:
Get Quotes:
Both:
You can multi-select answers in this assessment.
Do you take a job requirement file 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 take your quote back to the client?
Part 4
NO
YES
Email:
Post:
YES
NO
Do you follow up by Email, Post or by phone?
Email:
Post:
Phone:
How many times do you follow up?
1
2
More
Take:
Do you take off your quantities by hand or by scanning or importing a plan?
By Hand:
Scan or Import a Plan:
Total $ value:
Part 5
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