Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) March 4, 2008
HGTVPro.com, which built a solid foundation in the residential construction industry as the first video-rich online network for homebuilders, is offering its signature online cost estimating service free to remodelers and builders for a limited time. The HGTVPro.com Quote Estimator helps contractors manage their project materials and estimate costs at http://www.hgtvpro.com.
Provided through a partnership with SuperBuild and based on SuperBuild's patent-pending pre-loaded data store, HGTVPro.com's Quote Estimator is a fast, easy estimating service for remodeling and building contractors. With pre-loaded construction item checklists and regionalized industry pricing, contractors can create estimates and begin to manage projects in a matter of minutes.
This Web-based subscription service is free until June 2008 and accessible any time through HGTVPro.com. Following this complimentary period, the cost will be $19.95 per month for a single user, $39.95 for up to three users and $59.95 for up to 10 users.
The service features lead management, a cost estimator, material lists, a bid request system, work and purchase orders, change orders and other key work flow processes. It also integrates management forms, best practice videos, and product search and selection tools.
"Builders are really looking for ways to maximize their profits by saving time and money," said Brian Bruce, Director of HGTVPro.com. "HGTV Pro.com's Quote Estimator does that by letting builders streamline their job estimates and better manage their subcontractors. It's easy to set up, access and use."
Scott Branscom, licensed contractor and HGTVPro.com building expert says "The HGTVPro.com Quote Estimator cut my estimating time by 90 percent!" Contractors can locate the HGTVPro.com Quote Estimator by logging onto HGTVPro.com and navigating to the site's Business Tools section.
HGTVPro.com (http://www.hgtvpro.com) is an online network for home professionals - builders, contractors and remodelers - with informative articles and videos showcasing new ideas in the industry from innovative products and home technologies to the latest building techniques and best practices. HGTVPro.com is part of the Scripps Networks family, home of the No. 1 brands in home-related content including HGTV, DIY Network and FrontDoor. With leading industry experts contributing articles, videos and insight; HGTVPro.com is a Web site created by pros, for pros.
SuperBuild LLC (http://www.superbuild.com/) uses leading web-based technologies to deliver SaaS applications and services in support of a wide range of construction industry clients. SuperBuild partners with leading-edge companies like HGTVPro.com to provide fast, easy but powerful business tools for remodelers, builders, contractors and pro-sumers.
SuperBuild software platforms feature the patent-pending SuperBuild data store. The SuperBuild system provides a cost data store that is pre-loaded by geographic area and is updated by users on a daily basis. All SuperBuild platforms feature the unique SuperBuild user interface. There is no construction estimating tool that is easier to set up, train and operate. SuperBuild for remodelers and builders was introduced in January 2007.