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6 Notable electrical industry trends

What are the notable electrical industry trends this year? We take a look at 6 that are impacting business:

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:

What features should the best takeoff software have?

Are you looking for the best takeoff software solution? Here are the features that should be included:

Best practices when using Countfire takeoff software

Do you know how to use takeoff software to maximise your investment? We’ve got a few best practices for getting the most from Countfire:

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:

True automated takeoff software

Electrical estimator? Start counting automatically today