Save time and money with these digital tools for contractors.
July 14, 2021
We rely on our mobile devices to help us live more efficiently, so why not use it to save time and money on your next project? There are many innovative apps out there for contractors to make your business more efficient. The App Store and Google Play have dozens of free and paid downloadable applications that will streamline your business, freeing up more resources to expand your business.
Whether you're looking to find the pitch of a roof, track your employees' progress or stay one step ahead of the weather, make accurate calculations, the easiest way to do so is through the power of apps!
We've rounded up four popular apps for contractors:
1. Pitch Gauge - This app is great for roofing professionals. The software developers worked closely with some of their most loyal users to bring roof measurements to smartphones & tablets. You can also use it to keep tabs on projects and leads and share these with your team. You can download the app for free with in-app purchases. Find out more here.
2. Timesheet mobile – Do you have multiple projects and teams in different locations? This app is great for keeping track of scheduling and project lists. The Geofence Autopunch feature is built into the Timesheet App, allowing employees to punch in and out of job sites as they enter and exit geofenced job sites during their scheduled hours. Learn more here.
3. SmartBid – This app was built for general contractors and offers customizable construction bid software, robust features help simplify the preconstruction process and streamline communications with subcontractors. With SmartBid, users can access a secure web-based & mobile platform to streamline their bid project data, documents and subcontractor communications.
4. The DEWALT® Mobile Pro™ App is a calculation and reference tool designed specifically with construction pros in mind. It provides instant answers to critical job site questions and can be customized with trade-specific add-ons to create a tool that is tailored to your needs. You can download it for free with in-app purchases.