3 Ways to Easily Increase Your Profits!

For those who want to increase profits in their business (who doesn’t) you may feel like the only answer is adding more man power and taking on more work.  It’s true you will increase revenue by taking on more work, and generally when you add more manpower you are able to go after more work and even larger projects. But …

More Free Time – Part Four – Scope of Work Master (SOW)

Electrical Estimating Software - Electric Ease

Once set up, the Electric Ease Scope of Work Master can be used to quickly construct service type projects in a few quick clicks.  Simply open the SOW and add common verbiage used for service jobs or service tickets, then when the call comes in you can quickly add service items by category to your scope.  Let’s look at a …

More Free Time – Part Three – Smart Capture Auto-Fill Scope Letter Feature

Electrical Estimating Software - Electric Ease

This will be a multi-post blog talking about the speed and easy features that Electric Ease has built into its system to help give you more free time!  We will go in-depth talking about the different SPEEDTM features that can be easily applied while you are completing your estimating and management processes.  Features that we’ll cover include: SPEEDTM – our …

More Free Time – Part Two – One-Click Estimate Email

This will be a multi-post blog talking about the speed and easy features that Electric Ease has built into its system to help give you more free time!  We will go in-depth talking about the different SPEEDTM features that can be easily applied while you are completing your estimating and management processes.  Features that we’ll cover include: SPEEDTM – our …

More Free Time – Part One – SPEED

Electrical Estimating Software - Electric Ease

This will be a multi-post blog talking about the speed and easy features that Electric Ease has built into its system to help give you more free time!  We will go in-depth talking about the different SPEEDTM features that can be easily applied while you are completing your estimating and management processes.  Features that we’ll cover include: SPEEDTM – our …

Residential Electrical Estimating Software

Are you a residential electrical contractor looking to better your profits, manage more efficiently, provide more accurate estimates and offer clean professional scope letters?  Have you searched the internet aimlessly and downloaded every “free” trial version of estimating software that exists only to find the software is geared towards large commercial type projects?  Are you using homemade versions of excel …

New Technology in Construction – Part Three: Web-Based Estimating Software

Last year Google reported that for the first time, there had been more searches completed using mobile devices compared to traditional computing platforms.  As our society becomes more mobile your company will need to keep up with that mobility.  Web-based electrical estimating software like Electric Ease (www.electric-ease.com) will help your office become mobile by allowing your employees in the field …

New Technology in Construction – Part Two: Tools

What new technology can you use for your contracting business?  What will be here for years to come?  What questions do you ask?  What tools do you buy?  Lets take a look at some of today’s technology and how to approach and implement it into your business plan. Tools: Do you remember your first cordless tool kit?  Huge batteries that did …

New Technology in Construction – Part One: Lighting

What new technology can you use for your contracting business?  What will be here for years to come?  What questions do you ask?  What tools do you buy?  Lets take a look at some of today’s technology and how to approach and implement it into your business plan. Lighting: It seems like every year some new color, style, shape or version …

Employee Scheduling – Using the Dashboard & Free Mobile App

We all know that how organized your employee schedule is can be the key difference between showing a profit or loss at the end of a job.  Many hours are lost to the profit gods as we chase employees around locations or try to quickly re-assign them when job changes are made on the fly.  Getting a grip on employee …