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How Inspection Software Saves Your Business Time and Money

    Looking to implement inspection software to increase your workforce productivity? There’s never been a better time to embrace technology for the construction job site and office. As we have seen to date in 2021, there is no shortage of obstacles and challenges facing construction firms. Some of the top challenges include: Labor. 81% […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 15, 2021
Tags: Construction
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6 Things to Look for in a Time Card App

Time card apps are growing in popularity to replace the traditional form of punching in and punching out. A digital time card allows employees to record their hours worked by using a mobile app on a phone, tablet, or computer. Time card apps are helpful for a company’s payroll systems. By recording hours worked through […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 13, 2021
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What to Look for in a Mobile Form Builder

Finding the right form builder for your business is an important decision. Today’s form builders are offered as cloud-based solutions, where you can login to the platform online and start building forms to be deployed on a mobile app or web browser. There are limitless ways companies can use forms for their business.  Most often […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 10, 2021
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How Digital Work Orders Impact Your Key Business Outcomes

Is your company still using paper sheets to manage work orders? The drawbacks of using paper forms are often hidden, making it difficult to understand the true impact of paper forms on a business. Typically, as your business grows, the paper problem becomes more difficult to manage. Here are some of the top concerns: Rising […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 7, 2021
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3 Reasons to Digitize Your Safety Data Sheets (SDSs)

  You’re required to have safety data sheets if your business handles hazardous chemicals. OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard states that “Employers must ensure that the SDSs are readily accessible to employees for all hazardous chemicals in their workplace.” Most safety management solutions on the market today have the ability for your business to digitize their […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 5, 2021
Tags: Safety
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Beginner’s Guide to Inspection Software and Forms

  What is an inspection form? Inspection forms are used during the inspection process to collect information that is compiled into a report. An inspection form can be completed using a standard sheet of paper or it can be completed digitally using software for inspections on a mobile form. Many different types of inspection forms […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 3, 2021
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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 The GoCanvas Team 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 The GoCanvas Team 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 The GoCanvas Team 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 The GoCanvas Team on July 23, 2021