The real Cost of Poor health and safety

Are you fully aware of the hidden, uninsured cost of poor health and safety on site? HBXL Building Software specialists are here to highlight to building firms the hidden cost of poor health and safety that can worsen the impact of health and safety incidents. A lot of businesses are fully aware of the moral,…

EstimatorXpress Update

We’ve done it again! At HBXL we’ve always got our ear to the ground and keen to hear your views on how we can improve our (already handy) software range. This is why we always have updates in the pipeline (!). You asked for it, so we delivered Of all the amazing things EstimatorXpress can…

Construction build programme

Realistic timetables with EstimatorXpress At the risk of sounding a tad dated, time is money! And although the phrase has been around a while it is still a significant point to consider when managing any building project. This is why a well planned construction build programme is vital. No matter how big or small a…

Managing your resources with EstimatorXpress

Resource management in construction Waste not, want not Are you wasting money instead of making money on your building projects? Money lost on wastage is the most frustrating way to lose money on a building project. The answer is smart resource management using EstimatorXpress. The main resources to consider are materials, plant and labour. The software is…

Is your building firm stuck in the 90s?

HBXL is a company that has arisen out of a combination of experience, insight and intuition. Our founder, Adrian Wild has worked as a builder and developer for around 25 years, building over 300 extensions and 80 new builds during this time. As a result he not only grew his building firm from one manager…

When HBXL met Crystal

Recently Adrian Wild, HBXL Founder and Steve Halford, Crystal Direct Group Managing Director, had the opportunity to sit down and have a chat about how HBXL Building Software and Crystal Direct PVC-U providers became excelling partners in business, discussing their similarities in origin. Both founders; Martin Randall of Crystal Direct and Adrian of HBXL began…