Once the build starts, keeping track of client conversation about change orders can easily become an admin nightmare. With Buildxact’s variations management tools, make sure everyone – customers, subcontractors and suppliers – knows the cost of changes. Don’t just verbalise your variations, document them.
Access variations approvals with invoices highlighting changes from the old to new price
Create change order on the fly using integrated supplier price lists and takeoff measurements
Edit schedules, automatically update budgets and create purchase orders with one click.
Get a clear breakdown of each invoice, including the stage, amount owed and amount paid. Easily add variations directly to invoices, and add statements to keep your customers up-to-date. Send your customers precise and detailed invoices with total cost, variations, and amounts owed and paid in one simple PDF.
Knowing how to reduce construction costs can help you revolutionize your business model so that you run more cost-effective processes and maximize returns.
There are several ways to save money when operating a construction business. Here are some tips to help you spend wisely and save construction costs when completing your next build.
Estimating construction costs accurately relies on many elements. It’s a necessary process and is what underscores the pricing of construction projects. The accuracy or inaccuracy of an estimate can make or break a business’ profitability. However, the elements involved can complicate the process and result in a lot of risk, whether from material price fluctuations to uncertain labor costs.