Proest News - July 2021

5 Things to Look for in Construction Estimating Software

The construction industry is going all in on digital technology, and fast. If you haven’t made the investment in software...
Why CRM Belongs on Your Punch List

Why CRM Belongs on Your Punch List

Why is Customer Relationship Management (CRM) such an important part of running a successful construction business? Because in a competitive...
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4 Tips for Creating Professional Construction Proposals that Help You Win More Bids

At the end of the estimating process comes the proposal — the culmination of all your hard work. Make your...
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7 COVID-Related Changes to Keep as Part of Your Construction Company’s New Normal

We all want to get back to “normal” and leave COVID-19 behind, but we can’t ignore that it’s brought some...
Construction Estimator At Desk

Your Guide to the Types of Software You Need for Each of Phase of Construction

The construction process is a long one, but software can help you tackle each phase of it. If you’re looking...

3 Common Spreadsheet Issues Your Estimates May Have (& How Software Solves All 3)

It’s a well-studied fact: spreadsheets contain errors. According to a report by Dr. Raymond R. Panko, an IT Management scholar,...
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7 Ways Cloud-Based Estimating Software Can Help You Get Ahead of Future Crises

Thinking of migrating your pre-construction process to the Cloud? There are many reasons to make the switch to cloud-based estimating...
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6 Ways to Reduce Stress for Your Construction Estimators

As estimators, your team is responsible for procuring new work for your construction company. It’s a lot of responsibility and...
Construction Office Estimators

How to Determine What Features Your Team Needs When Selecting Estimating Software

You’ve recognized the problems you’re experiencing with your current estimating software or spreadsheets and have made switching platforms one of...
5 Reasons to Simplify Your Estimating Process

5 Reasons to Simplify Your Estimating Process in 2021 (& How Software Can Help)

Simplification should be at the top of every contractor’s list of to-dos for 2021. Last year was a complicated year...
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7 Steps to Reevaluating Your Construction Software for the New Year

It’s a new year, which means it’s the perfect time to take a second look at the software your team...
How to Use Cloud-Based Estimating Software to Gain a Competitive Edge in 2021

How to Use Cloud-Based Estimating Software to Gain a Competitive Edge in 2021

Whether you’re hoping to recoup losses from 2020 or just want to be prepared for anything 2021 throws at your...
The Changing Face of Construction

The Changing Face of Construction

Data gathered by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics between 2015 and 2019 and published by Smart Asset this year...
Play Ball: Stadium Construction Stays on Track

Play Ball: Stadium Construction Stays on Track

One of the most noticeable impacts of Covid-19 is the absence of professional sports, cancelled out of concern for the...

What Is Construction Estimating Software?

While traditional methods of construction estimating have relied upon spreadsheets and manual methods of preparing contracts, commercial estimating software has...
How to Do Construction Estimating | ProEst

How to Do Construction Estimating

When it’s time to get an accurate project estimate, it can pose many challenges for those working within the construction...

How to Use Commercial Construction Estimating Software

Commercial construction estimating software is an invaluable tool for both general contractors and subcontractors of all sizes. Although many general...

Should Subcontractors Use Construction Estimating Software?

Subcontractors need to be able to get accurate, comprehensive bids out to general contractors as quickly as possible. Completing estimates...

Why General Contractors Need Cost Estimating Software

For general contractors, making accurate estimates the first time around is critical to ensuring profitability and continued success. Creating estimates...

Coming soon: Pedestrian Bridge Between San Diego and Tijuana

Soon you will be able to walk fromTijuana in Mexico to San Diego in California using a brand new pedestrian...

Global Construction Market 2015 Key Trends, Demand, Analysis and Forecast to 2020

The field of construction is gearing up for extensive growth in the next few years. Expansion in the area of...

Intelligently Designed Cities will be the Urban Trend of the Future

The growing urban population has led many governments and private companies to invest in projects that are geared towards the...

10 Ongoing Trends in the Construction Industry

The construction industry is rapidly growing in terms of technological advancement, just like many other fields of specialization in the...

Exoskeleton Suit Could Change Construction Industry

Seemingly taken right off the screen from a sci-fi movie, a new technology aims to enhance the physical strength of...

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