The inside scoop on what your competitors are doing

Our partners The Better Business Group (BBG) speak to customers of building firms every day. They’ve surveyed hundreds of thousands of homeowners to find out why they chose one building firm over another. Now you can benefit from this valuable information. Download our handy checklist highlighting what you need to do to enjoy the same…

The top 4 excuses builders give for quoting too low

Do you wish you could charge more? Do you want more profitable types of jobs? Are you in a vicious cycle of quoting lower? If you can answer yes to any of these questions, then take five minutes to read our free guide on how much you could charge, achieving an accurate quote, and what…

5 signs you’re a building firm owner suffering from stress…

Two-minute read: Trouble sleeping? Worrying? Forgetting stuff? The following five statements could be contributing to a build up of stress – and very common in small business owners. 1. You’re trying to be a builder, a manager, a bookkeeper, HR person… Delegate tasks where possible. Consider hiring help to take tasks like bookkeeping, site managing…

How’s it going? Stress, Mental Health and Wellbeing at work

** New ** Health & Safety Xpert 2019 BBC News released a video about the alarming prevalence of mental illness among men in the construction industry in the United Kingdom. Long hours, lack of job security and macho atmosphere are blamed for the high risk of suicide – three times higher than the national average…

Introducing the brand new Take-off & Estimate Kit

It’s all systems go! Our Take-off & Estimate Kit, a brand new product, has been launched. If you like to take off – then you’re going to love this really simple method for accurately measuring and counting. But the game-changer is the costing you AUTOMATICALLY get at the end of the process. You’ll be over…

We’ve just launched the PlansXpress 2019 Take-off edition!

We’ve just launched the PlansXpress 2019 Take-off edition! It’s a brand new take-off only version of PlansXpress 2019. You use it to simply trace and take-off existing building plans, then import into your EstimatorXpress for an instant estimate. Keeping things really simple, with just the tools you need to take-off plans, PlansXpress Take-off costs just…