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The Top 5 Features to Look for in Preconstruction Software

Discover what you should be looking for when evaluating preconstruction software. Researching and choosing a software solution for your preconstruction team can be a challenge. …

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The Benefits of Cloud-Based Construction Software

Cloud computing exists as a more flexible alternative to traditional servers managed by users or companies. With the cloud, software is available over the internet …

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The Art of an Accurate Bid: 5 Ways to Improve Your Construction Estimates

Your construction business’s success hinges on completing projects on time and within budget – but how are those budgets established? Your preconstruction estimate is the …

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Top Picks for Cloud-Based Contech Tools

Contractors are no strangers to software, but a lot of traditional tools are outdated and not designed for the unique challenges we face in an …

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8 Best Practices for Submitting Successful Bids

General contractors receive a multitude of bids for a given project, so if you want to win the work, it’s important to have a plan …

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Introducing Advanced Estimating: How STACK Helps You Save Time, Avoid Double Entry, and Finally Get Rid of Excel

If you’re like many contractors, your technology toolbox is a hodgepodge of applications that serve one function well but often don’t integrate well with other …

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How to Access Blueprints for Takeoff When Working Remotely

For a preconstruction team who’s used to performing takeoffs with printed blueprints, moving to digital plans can be intimidating, especially if you need to do …

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The Remote Precon Team’s Top 3 Strategies for Successful File Storage and Organization

Setting up a clear file organization and storage structure is one of the most overlooked tasks of any business, but it can really set you …

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Building a Remote Precon Team? Here’s What to Consider

The construction industry has faced a labor shortage for several years now. If your company has struggled to attract top new talent, one way to …

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