When to Hire Your First Estimator

When first starting out, most small construction company owners will do their own estimating, in addition to the actual work on the jobsite. So the question then is when is the time right to hire a full-time estimator? In my opinion, you need to be in business for a...

Construction Billing Management – the ProfitDig Approach

Let’s talk about handling your billing procedures and taking money for your projects – construction billing management. A lot of construction companies, especially newer ones, struggle maintaining enough capital to run on – money to operate on. Money often...

How to Bid a Construction Job

Let’s talk about how to bid a construction job. You are going to want to provide a professional looking bid that clearly matches the requirements of the job. The bid will be divided into sections called “headers” and “bid items.” Headers...