Cost overruns are the greatest risk to any construction project large or small. Without accurate cost estimates, project costs can balloon out of control. In our latest roundup, we not only reveal the biggest, boldest and most expensive construction projects being built on earth or over it, but also their runaway costs.
Most contractors are struggling--losing more bids than they’re winning. In this guide, we provide 7 practical tips to win more bids.
Estimating a project's costs accurately can be almost as difficult as trying to estimate the timetable needed to get the job done. Fortunately, we've put together this guide to help you create an accurate concrete takeoff estimate for your next project.
Construction project issues have a negative impact on your firm’s bottom line. In our latest post, we review 11 top construction project management mistakes to avoid.
1build isn’t just for estimators. In this blog post, we show how successful real estate development funds, like Seagull Prime Real Estate, are leveraging 1build estimates to strengthen loan qualification for their projects.
Developing a professional and competitive bid proposal for a project is difficult and time-consuming, but 1build is here to help. We’re excited to announce our new free “ultimate” construction bid template for MS Word and PDF!
1build was selected by the National Association for Home Builders as a Top 9 innovative startup from 100 construction companies. Discover why 1build stood out in a sea of startups.
Learn how concrete contractor Crescenta Valley Concrete won a 420K Bid with a 1build estimate.
The construction industry is going through a digital transformation. Builders that don’t get onboard will get left behind. In this post, we discuss 17 new technology advancements that are shaking up the industry.
The most successful projects follow best practices. In this post, we cover the 6 essential phases of the construction process to help general contractors keep their projects on time and under budget.
For smaller contractors, calculating the cost to build an apartment or multi-family complex is difficult. In this blog, we break down the process to help you calculate the cost quickly and accurately.
Estimating a project's costs accurately can be almost as difficult as trying to estimate the timetable needed to get the job done. Fortunately, we've put together this guide to help you create an accurate framing takeoff estimate for your next project.