How to build a successful business: An HBXL Guide for Construction Firms

Your Construction Business Guide. You’re welcome! It’s not easy running a building firm. Most owners have skills in construction – not finances, marketing, planning, people management, healthy and safety legislation, or contractual laws… So Team HBXL has produced a guide that you can download below with tips on running a construction business to maximise success….

What’s your construction firm’s business plan and what needs fixing in 2022?

Do you have a business plan for your construction firm going into 2022? Or were you going to play it by ear… again? If you’ve been slogging away for the past year with insufficient rewards for your efforts, read on. Feel under-valued and over-worked? Keep reading. If you just can’t find the jobs that would…

Go digital: The HBXL campaign to help builders digitally manage their jobs

Calling all builders – if you’re not using a range of digital tools to manage your building firm – the HBXL Go Digital campaign is for you! In 2022 you can’t reduce your costs, fix problems, work efficiently, be more profitable and grow your business without software. We have entered the era of digital necessity….

Three things we’ve learnt in the last 12 months #2021wins

#2021wins – what we’ve learnt. It’s been another year of monumental change, but one of progress in terms of the builder’s software journey. We’ve learnt over the year just how important it is for businesses to be able to adapt and change – particularly around huge fluctuations in pricing and challenging material lead times. So…

What do builders say about EstimatorXpress?

We asked builders using EstimatorXpress what difference the software has been making to their business – especially during this turbulent time for the industry. Their response was enlightening. Here are some of the highlights: 44.44% saving up to 50% estimating time per job 38.89% saving 75% or more estimating time per job 42.11% saving 2-5…

Amazing new roof editing tool in PlansXpress – big news!

Roof drawing and editing in CAD software can be everything from basic through to comprehensive. The roof tool in PlansXpress has always been good but we wanted to make it really great – and that’s what we’ve done! PlansXpress has undergone a complete re-imagination and re-write of the software’s roofing capabilities.   If you’re new to…