February 11, 2016
There is a myriad of estimating software programs available for most trades. However, unless you know what actually makes a good estimate, you will end up with garbage-in, garbage-out. The program will only be as good as the information you feed it. The point is not just to be able to prepare an estimate, but to be able to prepare a good estimate. A good estimate means that you get the job and make a profit doing it.