A simple yet powerful Takeoff Software for General Contractors

General contractors use Buildee to precisely calculate quantities of materials like concrete, lumber, steel, roofing, flooring, drywall, and electrical wiring, ensuring accurate cost estimating of construction projects.

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Designed for general contractors who value simplicity and efficiency.

With its easy-to-use interface, Buildee allows you to take off material quantities from any blueprint within seconds. Simply point and click on your drawings, and we'll calculate everything from how many square feet of flooring or roofing are needed, to the linear footage of walls, to counting units of toilets or light fixtures.

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Buildee's general contracting takeoff software empowers users to accurately measure and count key components necessary for precise project estimates in general contracting, encompassing elements such as:

Square Footage: Calculate the area of walls, floors, ceilings, and roofs.
Linear Measurements:
Measure lengths of structural elements like beams, joists, and studs.
Cubic Measurements:
Estimate volumes for concrete pours, excavations, and fills.
Material Quantities:
Count items like bricks, blocks, tiles, or panels.
Window and Door Counts:
Number of windows and doors for ordering and installation.
Roofing Materials:
Measure area for shingles, tiles, or metal roofing.
Flooring Requirements:
Calculate flooring needs across various materials.
Wall Finishes:
Measure wall areas for paint, wallpaper, or other finishes.
Electrical Components:
Count outlets, switches, fixtures, and lengths of wiring.
Plumbing Fixtures:
Count sinks, toilets, showers, and lengths of pipe.
HVAC System Elements:
Measure ductwork and count HVAC units.
Insulation Needs:
Calculate the amount of insulation needed based on area.
Landscaping Area:
Measure outdoor areas for landscaping and hardscaping.
Fencing and Decking:
Calculate lengths for fencing and square footage for decking.
Concrete and Masonry:
Measure areas and volumes for foundations, walls, and other concrete structures.
Drywall Sheets:
Count the number of drywall sheets for walls and ceilings.
Trim and Molding:
Measure lengths of baseboards, crown molding, and other trim.

Accurate Estimations

Our software provides exact measurements & counts to determine the materials needed for precise estimates.

Fast Takeoff

Obtain total floor area measurements in just a few clicks, saving you valuable time on each project.

Intuitive Interface

Start immediately with our easy-to-use software. No steep learning curve. No fluff. Just easy-to-use takeoff.

What our customers say.

"Much easier to do takeoff."
"Better at supporting clients."
"A true timesaver."
"Nothing slips through the cracks."
"Much less miscalculations."
"Quicker turnaround."
"Bids are more accurate."
"We got peace of mind."
"Faster at bidding."
"More effective with much less effort."
"Easy to use."

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