Security and fire alarm estimating and takeoff software

Streamline how you estimate security systems

Countfire helps you estimate security systems and fire alarms for projects of any size, with intelligent automation for increased accuracy and speed.

Intelligent takeoff

Count all items in seconds

Use true automated takeoff to count all security system components across every drawing in your project, no matter how complex.

Symbol takeoff using Countfire
Automated pricing of an electrical estimate
Intelligent estimating

Complete your estimate

Price security systems with increased accuracy and speed and re-use regular prices from previous estimates. With a digital record of all projects, saved to the cloud. 

Intelligent specifications

Increase confidence in your numbers

Countfire has in-built accuracy counts and the ability to compare specifications side-by-side to ensure you never miss an item. Protect your bottom line, and your reputation. 

Specification compare using Countfire
Coverage radius tool using Countfire
Smarter estimating

Easily visualise coverage area

In-built coverage area tools check fire and sensor alarm detection across your drawings and let you manually add devices where needed, to meet regulations.

Security & fire alarm estimators who love Countfire

The future of estimating

Why Countfire for security and fire alarm estimating?

Increased accuracy

Countfire has been built with accuracy at its core, so that you can win more work and remove manual errors.

Built by estimators

As former-electrical estimators ourselves, we know firsthand what it takes to win accurate estimates in today’s world.

World-class support

Our product specialists are there to support via live chat, phone or email so that you always get your estimates in on time.

Fully cloud-based

From day one Countfire has been a fully cloud-based tool. Access estimates from wherever you work.

Collaborate easily

Work together on estimates in multiplayer mode to increase team visibility and meet client deadlines. 

Continually improved

Working in two-week cycles, we release and share hundreds of platform enhancements each year.

Loved by customers

Recommended by estimators worldwide

Countfire is the biggest time-saving system we’ve ever implemented into our business.

Paul Williams
Paul Williams
Managing Director

Game Changer. Saves more time than I care to count.

Ryan Beck
Ryan Beck
Senior Electrical Estimator

Countfire is now a fundamental part of our estimating experience.

Matt Goodacre
Matt Goodacre
Senior Electrical Estimator

Countfire really helps - we know it’s going to be accurate. The built-in checks are excellent and picked up everything.

David Leslie
David Leslie
Senior Applications Engineer

With Countfire you would quickly save the initial investment you have to make because of the time you save.

Chad Baumgartner
Chad Baumgartner
Lighting Quotation Associate

If my company were to pull the plug on Countfire, I’d pay for it myself – that’s how valuable it is to me.

Ronan Carroll
Ronan Carroll
Electrical Estimator

If you want something that is agile, accurate and is economical then you have to go with Countfire.

Eric Bronson
Eric Bronson
Technical Solutions Support

Countfire is extremely easy to use. It’s quick, no wasted paper, and you’ve got records of what you’ve done.

Mike Tydd
Mike Tydd
Senior Estimator