Roofing Company uses iPads, iPhones and Androids to Go Paperless – Featured GoCanvas Subscriber

By Joe Gatto on March 27, 2011

Roofing company deploys iPad, iPhones and Androids with Canvas

This week’s featured subscriber is a mid-sized roofing company out of the Midwest who prides itself in using cutting-edge technology to get the job done. This client concentrates on both residential and commercial projects and is well known regionally for high-quality service that has been recognized by the industries finest manufacturers for excellence in installation.

They are now building in new efficiencies to their process and better servicing their existing and prospective customers by incorporating GoCanvas into their daily operations.

Field personnel is now performing roof inspections using a combination of iPads, iPhones and Android Smartphones to efficiently walk through each component of the inspection process gathering data on property type, existing roof conditions and ancillary data points such as gutter and drainage condition, the status of surrounding masonry, etc.

Once the inspection has been completed, a PDF of the report is auto-generated and emailed directly to the client. In parallel, all data that was collected at the location is wirelessly sent back to the home office in real-time for appropriate action.

This new GoCanvas subscriber is replacing their antiquated paper processes fraught with inefficiencies including illegible hand writing, redundant data entry, and overall delays. The implementation of GoCanvas has empowered field workers to leverage their Smartphones and Tablets to perform these important functions and communicate real time with the head office. Add additional apps like invoices, work orders, etc. and you are now talking about the true killer app for businesses. 

To view roofing applications in the GoCanvas application store click here or create your own application in minutes by using the GoCanvas app builder.  Sign up for your free trial today and learn how you can Go Mobile, Go Paperless… Go GoCanvas.