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Benefits of Using Cloud-Based Project Management Software

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Construction project managers have more options today than ever before to keep their teams connected, informed and productive. Cloud-based solutions are driving innovation, and over the past several years, 60% of project management has migrated from traditional platforms to the cloud. And let’s be real, this trend isn’t surprising. There are many advantages to the […]


Timesheets: How Project Management Software Can Help

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Timesheets: Can’t live with ‘em, can’t live without ‘em. We get it … timesheets can feel a little mundane and your employees probably don’t consider them a favorite part of their job, but the fact is they’re a useful data source for businesses today. Filling out timesheets means your employees have to spend precious time […]


Make Financing Easier with Your Construction Project Management Software

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As a contractor, it’s no secret that financing likely isn’t your favorite topic of discussion. The process can be messy and leave you with a headache and stress, all which probably make you not want to offer financing options at all. Believe us, we get it. However, as technology evolves, the frustration associated with financing […]


Create a Memorable Customer Experience with These 8 Tips

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Does your construction company deliver an amazing customer experience every time? If you hesitated with your answer, it might be time to make some adjustments. A great customer experience can be inexpensive to deliver and can generate rewards for years to come. We put together a list of the top things construction companies can do […]


How to Make Homeowners Feel More Comfortable During a Remodel

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For many builders, a remodel is just another day on the job. But for homeowners, it’s a big deal … a possible intrusion into their daily lives. From cost overruns to scheduling issues, a remodel is filled with potential land mines that could hurt your relationship with homeowners. Here are some proactive ways to make […]


Planning for When Disaster Strikes

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Last year, wildfires ravaged the West Coast as hurricanes pounded the East. We saw mudslides decimate numerous properties across the nation and families lose their homes to flooding. The total cost for all this damage and loss? $91 billion – according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The above statistics could send anyone running. […]


Features You Need in Residential Construction Project Management Software

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Construction projects have many moving parts and keeping track of them is a full-time job for project managers. Unfortunately, even professional project managers don’t have the time to individually track all of these parts across several projects at once. If you manage residential construction projects, then you need a system that helps you streamline your […]


3 Tips for Managing the Remodeling Pre-Sale Process

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For any business to succeed, the sales strategy must be the most important part. Without winning new clients, many other parts of a business don’t matter … which is why booking new projects each year is often an important focus for a small-to-medium sized remodeling company. By properly managing your company’s sales leads, you can […]


The Stats You Should be Tracking on New Construction Projects

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New construction projects are undeniably hectic, and the jobsite frequently feels like barely organized chaos. Resource constraints, scheduling issues, process concerns and deadlines all compete for attention. So, how do you stop this? To avoid massive headaches and even a few costly mistakes, it’s always vital to track the following stats. Time No matter how […]


Thank You Notes: They’re Kind of a Big Deal

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Personal, handwritten thank you notes. Old school? Maybe a little. Time consuming? Can be. Effective? Oh yeah. Writing thank you notes to your customers after you finish a project can be a great reputation-building tool. Don’t believe us quite yet? Let’s look at why these are kind of a big deal. When you open your […]