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Is electrical prefabrication worth it?

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

7 Tips for an accurate fire alarm system estimate

An accurate fire alarm system estimate means a better experience for your client and profitable project for your company. Here are some tips to consider:

10 Steps to the electrical tender process

How is the electrical tender process structured? Here are 10 steps that it commonly follows:

What makes for a good electrical estimator?

Is your company looking for a good electrical estimator? Here are some important traits to consider:

How to find electrical tender opportunities

Where do you find electrical tender opportunities? We’re breaking down a few ways to streamline the process:

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:

Ask these questions before purchasing automated take-off software

Automated take-off software can be a game changer. Are you getting what you really need from the solution? Here are some key questions to ask:

Interview: How to become a successful electrical estimator

In this industry interview, Phil Kober, an Electrical Estimator at SES Engineering Services, tells us what a typical day looks like and what he recommends for a successful estimating career. What was your path to becoming an electrical estimator? I trained as an electrician and did that for about 3-4 years and then decided that Read more »

6 Tips for keeping your electrical project on-track

It’s always a high priority to keep electrical projects on-time and within budget. What can companies do to stay on-track?

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: