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How Apps for Contractors Strengthen the Customer Experience

  The construction industry and contractors benefit when they deliver excellent customer service and make it easy for customers to do business. That’s why more companies are investing in technology, relying on mobile apps that can streamline customer interactions and improve productivity for workers. Research from Gartner explains that “customer loyalty depends on how easy […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 30, 2021
Tags: Construction
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The Ultimate Guide to Construction Inspections

When you’re in the process of building a commercial property or a home, you’ll discover that it’s a requisite to conduct regular construction inspections to ascertain that the construction process meets all the quality and safety procedures and standards. However straightforward it may sound, this process can be tasking, given the multiple tasks involved in […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 29, 2021
Tags: Construction
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3 Key Integrations for Construction Time Card Apps

  Time cards are widely used in the construction industry to keep an accurate record of hours worked, for project management and payroll purposes.  The basic function of a time card is to collect employee data. While many businesses have traditionally relied on paper forms or spreadsheets as a way to track hours worked, more […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 27, 2021
Tags: Construction
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Simple Guide to Pre-Trip Inspections

  The safety of drivers is a major concern for companies in the logistics and transportation sector. That’s why pre-trip inspections are scheduled as drivers prepare to hit the road – any problems found during the pre-trip inspection must be addressed before the trip can take place. Pre trip inspections are effective for helping companies: […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 23, 2021
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How Timesheet Forms Work for Management [+Templates]

  Timesheet forms are an excellent way for businesses to manage time for their employees. Companies can use different timesheet forms, such as a weekly timesheet, a monthly timesheet, a biweekly timesheet, or even a daily timesheet. All of these tools are useful for time tracking of work hours.  There are many simple resources available […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 19, 2021
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Ultimate Guide to Home Inspection Checklists [+Templates]

  When you are buying a new or previously owned home, one of the final steps in the home buying process is to have a qualified home inspector perform a home inspection. These inspections are designed to help potential buyers identify any problems that they would consider to be a deal-breaker. If there’s an inspection […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 18, 2021
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15 of the Best Inspection Apps in 2021

  What is a mobile inspection? The term mobile inspection refers to the process of using a mobile device or tablet to perform an inspection in the field. Companies are eliminating paper forms and instead relying on mobile technology in today’s digital era to perform job functions like inspections on a mobile device.  The mobile […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 15, 2021
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15 Free Work Order Form Templates

  Work orders are widely used in many industries to request the performance of a task or job. The work order is most commonly generated to fulfill a customer request, but it can also be used internally within a company as part of a larger project. The work order includes the details of the job […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 15, 2021
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10 Free Checklist Apps for Business

  Checklist apps are widely used by businesses to simplify the collection of data in the field or on a job site. The simple checklist that was once completed on a paper form, is now available to businesses as a digital app with forms that can be checked off using a mobile device. GoCanvas is […]

By Brian Sugarman on July 10, 2021
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5 Free Templates for Builder Checklists

  What is a construction checklist? A construction checklist is a simple project management tool used to help contractors keep track of a list of items that need to be completed or inspected as part of a job or work order. Building construction includes many different types of jobs to be completed throughout the project […]

By Brian Sugarman on June 30, 2021
Tags: Construction