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Old 04-06-2015, 05:46 AM   #1
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Does anyone use Painting estimating software? I'm looking for a painting specific estimating program.
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No and I don't know why a painter would want or need one.

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I thought it was self explanatory ????
Paint estimating. Never mind. If you don't understand nothing I say can help you.
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Anyone else?
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If your pricing off drawings planswift is good

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_wc0qwx7Vos

Heres an excel based package

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=71wOfjJVL9I
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Try using pep estimating type in pep estimating software or pep cloud. I use it and you set it for your specifics
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We use Estimate Works by DevWave

it take a little time exploring all the features but once you set it up and use it you'll wonder why you waited so long

happy to answer any question i can about it ....
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Quick books online and an iPad. Handles basic needs extremely well (like mine). But is vastly limited with regards to advanced needs or anything custom.
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https://www.craftsman-book.com/conte...ator-downloads

Scroll down the list - there is a free trail option for the Paint Book...
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Hi summithomeinc,

Try the 247PRO Estimator. It has templates for painting and I've used them before. It covers all the information you need and you can customize the text and pricing if needed. You can also save the templates for future clients or create one from scratch. They are offering a free 30 day trial and 29.50 per month. The staff really helps you out and they often take feedback to make room for improvements. I believe this software would be a good fit for your company. Let me know if you have questions. And if your using one now, could you share what software you're using?
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Hi summithomeinc,

Try the 247PRO Estimator. It has templates for painting and I've used them before. It covers all the information you need and you can customize the text and pricing if needed. You can also save the templates for future clients or create one from scratch. They are offering a free 30 day trial and 29.50 per month. The staff really helps you out and they often take feedback to make room for improvements. I believe this software would be a good fit for your company. Let me know if you have questions. And if your using one now, could you share what software you're using?
Zack, when I go to the site you mention I get



Are you affiliated with this company in any way other than as a customer? I am sometimes too cynical and when I saw your zeal in promoting their software in a number of posts I got a little suspicious.

Probably just my age...

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