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Excell Based Estimating Software - PaintCOST Estimator™

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This easy-to-use software facilitates painting contractors, decorators, builders and remodelers software to make paint cost estimating productive.

The software includes built-in cost data and intelligent area calculator for walls, ceilings, floors, cutoffs and add-ons. It also contains formatted reports along with bid quotation and paint buy list.

PaintCOST Estimator's space Calculator quickly figures out areas including cutoffs and addons such as doors, windows, closets. One can use or easily override suggested calculations.

PaintCOST Estimator computes material and labor costs and allows for user entries for example job and billing information, progress payment schedule, included and excluded work.

PaintCOST Estimator generates instant, on-screen reports including estimate summary, estimate detail, estimate labor hours and bid quotation which is a formal document suitable for sending to customer for signup. Click a button to print or format as you would format any MS Excel spreadsheet file. You can use Excel's powerful data saving and exporting tools for managing and distributing your estimates in electronic format as email attachment.

Key Benefits

  • MS Excel based estimating for easy learning and implementation
  • Customizable, built-in unit cost data for material and labor
  • Built-in Space Calculator
  • Cost data updated periodically to reflect changing prices
  • Computes both Material and Labor costs
  • Estimate Labor manhour report for easy scheduling
  • Formal bid quotation generated automatically
  • Comprehensive Online Help and Step-by-Step Tutorial
  • Metric edition available for Canada, Australia, New Zealand
  • Includes FREE year 2012 program and cost data updates ($29.95 value)

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