The Countfire blog

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How to innovate your business in a COVID-19 world

The COVID-19 pandemic has required electrical businesses to make many changes to how they operate. How can you innovate moving forward?

5 habits of highly effective electrical estimators

What do the most effective electrical estimators do? We’re taking a look at those key habits:

Our best tips for remote productivity

Are you working from home now? Remote productivity has been in the spotlight lately with more workers at home. Here are some of our tips:

Lucid Electric continues their efficiency during COVID-19 with Countfire

Many electrical estimators were pushed into remote working due to COVID-19.

Staying up-to-date on the impacts of coronavirus

What are the impacts of coronavirus on the UK construction industry? Here we’ve got an update on what is happening and plans to help safeguard the industry:

What’s next for your career in electrical estimating?

What’s next in the career of an electrical estimator? We’re exploring a few different options here:

Electrical estimating: Which method is best for you?

How do you prepare an electrical estimate? We’re looking at five common estimating methods here:

BIM update: Where are we now?

We looked at how BIM was progressing a couple of years ago to provide an update for today. Here’s what’s happening:

What is cloud-based software and why is it so important for remote working?

Remote working is very relevant right now in the face of coronavirus. Here’s how cloud-based software is enabling work to continue from home:

The Energy Company Obligation (ECO): Where are we now?

The Energy Company Obligation (ECO) is currently on its third iteration. Here’s what electrical contractors should know:

True automated takeoff software

Electrical estimator? Start counting automatically today