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Estimating that pays for itself


Sample Estimates:

When it comes to estimate designs, we pack a lot of useful information into our estimates.  We are proud to present representative examples of our work so that you can see what you can expect from our estimating service.  We know that no matter which format you choose for your estimates, you will get the most use possible.

Sample Estimate – Standard 

Sample Estimate – Detailed Bid Forms

When you become our customer, we customize our systems to match your unique needs.

Your own estimate sequence

Your estimate is produced in the specific sequence you request



  • Frame 1, Walls can come before Frame 1, Joists
  • or – Frame 1, Walls can be COMBINED with Frame 1, Joists
  • or – any other sequence you require

Your own cost codes and descriptions

We’ll gladly include your cost codes and descriptions.


  • Frame 1, Walls
  • Frame 1, Joists


  • First Frame, Walls
  • First Frame, Joists


  • Cost Code 120.01 – First Frame Walls
  • Cost Code 120.02 – First Frame Joists

or – any other description method you require

Your own “resource codes” *

Some builders require specific codes be included to describe each material item.  These resource codes are specific to each builder.  We can include these if required. *

Your own material specifications

We collect your unique set of “standard” material specifications using our unique “Online Builder Profile Form”.  We can change specifications for each home as needed at no extra charge.

Your company contact information

As you would expect, we include your unique company information in the header portion of the estimate so your material suppliers will have your full contact information available.

All things considered, Residential Estimating Service provides the most versatile estimating service from setup to completion.  Our reports will help you get the materials you need the way you need them.

*Optional.  Additional, one-time setup fee applies