Construction industry

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:

The value of smart lighting for businesses

Smart lighting choices can make a big difference for businesses. Here’s what contractors can talk to their clients about:

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:

Is electrical prefabrication worth it?

Electrical prefabrication is growing in popularity. How does it stack up in terms of benefits for electrical contractors?

Case study: How Value Lighting reduced count time by 50%

How can Countfire’s estimating software help boost revenue? Value Lighting gives some insights into their experience:

Case study: How Designplan Lighting uses Countfire for efficiency on large projects

Can Countfire really be used on projects large and small? We caught up with David Leslie of Designplan Lighting to find out how they use the software:

How to attract more electrical clients through website optimisation

In a competitive world, it’s important to be looking for ways to attract more clients to your electrical business. Here are some pointers:

How BIM is impacting the construction industry

BIM has been mandatory for UK government contracts for a couple of years now. Here’s how it’s impacting the construction industry.

Why should your clients switch to LED lighting?

Why should your clients make the switch to LED lighting? We’re looking at some of the proven benefits:

5 benefits of “smart lighting”

Smart lighting represents many new opportunities for electrical contractors. We’re exploring the benefits of smart lighting – good info for selling to clients.

True automated takeoff software

Electrical estimator? Start counting automatically today