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BuildTools feature of the week: Bid Management Tool

Historically speaking, the vast majority of the construction industry has been reluctant to adopt modern technology and methods to increase their building practices. As a result, builders could be sacrificing quality, speed, and profitability. With BuildTools bid management, you will find tools to simplify your current bidding process while also promoting your subcontractor’s adoption to technology

360 Degree Construction Photo Documentation

Our 360 photo module is an industry first.  Documenting your project before covering work will save countless hours in finding issues with things go wrong. 
Tasks Made Easier with Construction Software

8 Daily Tasks Made Easier With Homebuilding Software

Home builders who use project management software deal with the same daily tasks and challenges as those who don’t, they just do it faster and more efficiently. Here are 8 daily tasks that are made easier with home building software.
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Never Miss a Message with BuildTools

Communication is at the core of every one of your projects. But keeping your lines of communication from getting crossed can be a daunting task. Stop spending your time sifting through your inbox and combing through notes you’ve jotted down here and there on your computer, in your notebook, and on post-its.
Change Orders on the Fly

6 Tips for Managing Change Orders On The Fly

They’re inevitable: change orders are going to happen. But what’s not inevitable is the headache that follows. Set yourself up to save time and money, and boost your reputation as the builder who is easy to work with. Here are six pro-tips from experts in the industry who have been managing change orders for decades.

5 Steps To Safeguard Yourself In Client Communication

How many times have you had this conversation with a client: “But we talked about wanting to _____ . I expected it was included!” or “That’s the not the right color! We told the designer we wanted to change it to ____ months ago!”.
5 Common Excuses for Not Implementing Construction Software

5 Common Excuses for Not Implementing Construction Software

So, you know you need a construction project management software. That’s different, though, than biting the bullet and actually implementing one. What’s holding you back? Do any of these 5 excuses sound familiar?
Bidding on your time

Bidding on Your Time

If you’re in the middle of the bidding process, you know that it may be a while before you can actually break ground on your project. Lining up subcontractors is extremely time-consuming. Learn three ways construction management software can streamline the bidding process.

How to Avoid Surprises on Site

Avoid surprises on the job site. Learn how a central database and central point of communication can help reduce the likelihood of missing deadlines and improve scheduling.
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Why Your Paper System is Holding Back Your Business

You need a communication system you can trust, easy to use, and has your back. One that lets you minimize your time in the office and maximize your time on the job site. That’s why many builders are turning to construction project management software like BuildTools.