Flooring Manager Construction Estimating Software

July 7, 2011 by · Comments Off on Flooring Manager Construction Estimating Software
Filed under: Construction Calculator, Construction Cost, Construction Estimating, Construction Estimating Software, Free Construction Estimating Software, Renovation Costs 

Flooring Manager is a free consumer app for layout of laminate or plank floors. Different styles, size and materials supported. Free for non-commercial use. Includes printable layout drawings. Flooring Manager is state-of-the art estimating software. But that’s just where the story begins.

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Bid4Build Construction Estimating Software

July 6, 2011 by · Comments Off on Bid4Build Construction Estimating Software
Filed under: Construction Calculator, Construction Cost, Construction Estimating, Construction Estimating Software, Free Construction Estimating Software, Renovation Costs 

Bid4Build is the new update to the previous version bi2build and it is one of the most advanced, easy to use, construction estimating software on the market.  Designed for all sizes of general and subcontractors, Bid4Build construction software generates bids, cost estimates and reports, quickly and accurately so you can win the work and build your customer base. Bid4Build is well suited for all types of residential construction, insurance estimating, electrical estimating, home remodeling, and many areas of commercial construction. Bid4Build’s extensive database and category listings enable you to provide accurate estimates which span the gamut of contractor jobs, including most every common building material. Standard features include Estimating, Scheduling, Job Tracking & Costing, Invoicing, Contract Writer, Construction Calculators, Craftsman Costbook Databases, Extensive 3rd Party Software Integration; and many other features and functions.  The free version is a working copy with some feature disabled.

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Avoid Common Home Renovation Pitfalls

1) Zoning, Bylaws & Restrictive Covenants
Before you undertake any renovation or remodeling project, contact planning and zoning department in your city to ensure that your property is zoned for the changes you are planning to undertake.   Just because the house next door has added a second floor or build a new extension, it doesn’t mean that your home is also zoned for such change. Read more