Cost Estimating Productive and Fun"
estimating can be tough and time consuming. If not done
properly, it can be inaccurate, too. As a painting contractor,
homeowner or real estate finance company you want to know the
accurate cost of painting work in a project.
The world's best
way to create office productivity is now the easiest way to
build accurate painting cost estimates. You can now work in a
single MS Excel environment to quickly create, build, and
manage your estimates. Experience the built-in Space
Calculator. Figure Material and Labor prices. Utilize built-in
reporting or use Excel's reporting functions. It's all in one
complete, integrated solution - PaintCOST Estimator for Excel.
Calculator - A Tool Within a Tool
PaintCOST Estimator's Space Calculator quickly figures out
areas including cutoffs and addons such as doors, windows,
closets. It does the mundane work so you don't have to. With
that, you can use or easily override suggested calculations. A
logical approach to a tedious problem.
Designed for Microsoft Excel and improving on its
capabilities, PaintCOST Estimator is contained completely
within an Excel (.xls) file with several worksheets. All you
have to do is to open your MS Excel program, then open the
PaintCOST Estimator Excel file. Create your estimate then
print reports. Ití»s that easy.
Because it's easy-to-use and intuitive, you can can generate a
complete estimate within minutes. An estimate that accurately
includes walls, ceiling, floors, trims, baseboards, doors,
windows, special items and more.
Material and Labor Reporting
PaintCOST Estimator computes material and labor costs and
allows for user entries such as job and billing information,
progress payment schedule, included and excluded work.
Additionally, all cost data is user modifiable, too.
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. That's real convenience.
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.
Estimator for Excel Key Benefits:
- MS Excel based estimating
- Customizable, built-in
unit cost data for material and labor
- Built-in Space Calculator
- Local cost data updated
- Computes Material and
- Estimate Labor manhour
report for easy scheduling
- Formal bid quotation
- Incorporates user-defined
progress payment schedules
- No initial training
necessary... you already know how to use it
- Comprehensive Online Help
- Free software updates...
no recurring costs... ever
Estimator for Excel System Requirements:
- Personal computer running
- Microsoft Excel 97-2000 or
- Laser or inkjet compatible