The plugin creates an interface panel which resides in PlanSwift and contains the active Contractor’s Office Cost Database. It allows you to select items from the Cost Database and use them in the takeoff so, when you are finished the takeoff, a click of a button gives you a completed estimate in Contractor’s Office.
Commercial database use coming soon
You know the key to profitability is having accurate estimates for everything from electrical to concrete work. PlanSwift is the right tool to efficiently and quickly select te items and calculate all the quantities so you can, with Contractor’s Office, get the costs and potential profits for you.
Time and materials are prime metrics for most jobs. With PlanSwift you eliminate manual plan takeoffs and drastically reduce the chance of miscalculating materials or missing items. You can download electronic plans right from the plan room or import plans using industry standard formats. It’s time to put away those rulers and highlighters automate your estimating.
With PlanSwift you view, measure and markup plans right on your computer. With a minimum of training you can use PlanSwift to calculate anything from drywall materials to gallons of paint required. You quickly measure square footage, perimeters and volumes of simple or complex areas. Plus you save precious time by eliminating repetitive work throughout the job cycle.
PlanSwift is backed by a staff of seasoned estimators who can quickly show you how this advanced application works with your planning process. PlanSwift imports all popular digital plan formats from scanned images to AutoCAD files, and outputs your estimates directly to Contractors Office.
If you do your takeoff by hand, you’ll do it in half the time with PlanSwift.