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Case study: The advantages of true, automated takeoffs with Anixter

What are the advantages of true, automated takeoffs? We chat with Eric Bronson of Anixter about their experiences:

Takeoff software for Mac (and other great Mac apps for work)

Looking for takeoff software for Mac or other great Mac-based software for work? We’re looking at a few key tips:

Case study: Open Technology uses takeoff software for lighting controls

Time-saving is a key goal for many businesses, one Open Technology hoped to achieve by adopting Countfire. Here is their story:

7 Tips for generating more referrals for your electrical estimating business

Referral business often forms a large part of the work for small businesses. Here’s how you can get more electrical estimating referrals:

Our top productivity tips for electrical estimators

Being highly productive is an important trait for electrical estimators. Here are some tips for ramping up productivity:

Case study: EcoGreen Energy Solutions on streamlining takeoffs

How can electrical contractors streamline takeoffs on complicated drawings? Here’s how EcoGreen Energy Solutions does it:

How electrical estimators can effectively estimate labour costs

Electrical estimators must be able to accurately estimate labour costs. Underestimating labour is a common and costly mistake. Here are some points to consider:

How to become an electrical estimator

What path do people take to become an estimator? We’re looking at how people make the move to an electrical estimator role:

Case study: Maintec quotes more efficiently with Countfire

When you have a number of electrical projects in the pipeline, you need an efficient process for counting take-offs and producing a quote. Here’s how Maintec have streamlined that process with Countfire:

Why Countfire is a top choice for takeoff software

Are you looking for the best takeoff software for electrical estimating? Here’s why Countfire is a top choice:

True automated takeoff software

Electrical estimator? Start counting automatically today