Estimate Module: Getting Started

Watch this series of videos to master the Estimate Module of BuildingWorks. Get to grips with creating an estimate from scratch, using the different building elements on the Estimating tab. Find out how to view the detail of your estimate and how to tailor your estimate by swapping rates and resources, and changing prices. Learn how to open, edit and print reports, quotes and Bills of Quantities.

How to create an estimate
In this video, we show you how to create a project so you're ready to begin estimating.
Thu, 19 Oct, 2017 at 8:40 AM
How to estimate external walls
In this video, we demonstrate how to estimate external walls, when estimating from scratch with the Estimate module of BuildingWorks.
Thu, 2 Nov, 2017 at 12:21 PM
How to estimate an additional external wall with the same specification
In this video, we demonstrate how to estimate an external wall with the same specification as one you've already estimated. You can add additional ground floor walls, upper floor walls, gables and attic walls in this way.
Thu, 9 Nov, 2017 at 11:56 AM
How to add doors and windows to an estimate
In this video, we demonstrate how to add doors and windows to an estimate, when estimating with the Estimate module of BuildingWorks.
Thu, 2 Nov, 2017 at 9:46 AM
How to estimate internal walls
In this video, we demonstrate how to estimate internal walls. The process is similar whatever wall type you're estimating, but the example shown in the video is single skin block walls.
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018 at 8:29 AM
How to estimate an apex roof
In this video, we show you how to estimate a simple apex roof. The process is similar whatever shape or configuration of roof you're estimating. 
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018 at 4:25 PM
How to estimate a ground floor slab
In this video, we show you how to add a concrete slab floor to your estimate.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 10:58 AM
How to estimate steelwork
In this video, we show you how to estimate steel beams and columns. You can estimate glulam beams in the same way. 
Thu, 15 Mar, 2018 at 9:28 AM
How to estimate stairs
In this video, we demonstrate how to add a staircase to your estimate, including additional sundry items such as newel posts. We also show you how to change the resource price allowance for the staircase.
Wed, 9 May, 2018 at 9:52 AM
How to swap a resource in an estimating calculator
In this video, we demonstrate how to swap a resource in an estimating calculator, when using the Estimate module of BuildingWorks.
Thu, 2 Nov, 2017 at 2:33 PM