Takeoff is vital for creating accurate estimates and bids — after all, it’s the step where you measure, count, and list quantities of materials based on a set of drawings. Using traditional tools, like paper printouts of plans, special rulers and a calculator is fiddly, time-consuming, and risky. Measuring from hard copies of plans...
Chances are good that you’ve heard about freemium software, but you might not know what it is, or if it’s supposed to be a good thing or a bad thing. However, if you’re a subcontractor looking for every edge you can get, then your ears should perk up whenever this term comes up. What is […]
Bidding with unfamiliar construction general contractors can seem like Russian Roulette, where one small unlucky late draw payment mishap can put a bullet right into the heart of your whole business. Get in good with the right GC though, and it’s a relationship you’ll want to tend to and keep up for years to come. […]
As your bidding capacity grows, so does the size and scope of your projects. This means dealing with more, and larger subcontractors. Your project manager communicates with their project manager, who, in turn, communicates with their general superintendent about scheduling. When their scheduled big day arrives, you NEED every subcontractor to be there in full […]
Tallahassee, FL, November 15, 2017 – PlanHub announced today that it has completed the acquisition of EliteProNet, a membership based, construction lead generation platform that facilitates the commercial construction bidding process between general contractors and subcontractors with corporate headquarters located in West Palm Beach, Florida. The combination of EliteProNet with PlanHub will expand PlanHub’s product […]
If your construction firm is losing contracts to the competition, you may want to examine two ingredients that can help your firm get awarded more projects. When you promote your professional skills and the trade experience of your crew, along with offering a clean, organized bid, you can convince more project leaders that you can […]
Construction project management starts with the bidding process, but it also entails a long list of duties like project scheduling, budgeting, conflict resolution, legal issues, and properly estimating projects to ensure a profit. Bid management and construction estimating software offers general contractors an organized way to handle estimating and bidding on projects to make sure […]
Established partnership between PlanHub and STACK creates streamlined user experience. PlanHub, the industry’s leading web-based open plan room and construction bidding solution, has found success through their joint partnership with STACK Construction Technologies, a leading cloud-based construction takeoff and estimating solution. Over the past few months, PlanHub and STACK have united their marketing tactics to […]
Expand your network and connect with general contractors, subcontractors, owners, architects, and suppliers – not to mention thousands of relevant projects at your fingertips.
Generate relevant leads, faster and with precision. With access to private, hard-to-find projects, you can connect with architects and owners on projects still in the pre-design and design stages.
PlanHub’s advanced suite of bid management tools allows you to increase productivity, identify relevant projects using data, build bids with Takeoff, and manage bids through the entire process.