About ComputerEase, Construction Accounting Software for Contractors

ComputerEase is the leading provider of accounting, project management and field-to-office software for the construction industry. Thousands of contractors have trusted ComputerEase to run every aspect of their business for the last 35 years. From startup companies to large organizations, ComputerEase gives you the flexibility to have it your own way, which makes it the ideal fit for companies of all sizes and all trades. Visit construction-software.com to learn more about how ComputerEase gives contractors the software tools they need to keep building.

You’re Invited – More Than Survival Webinar

08.20.2019 | 2:00 PM EDT

Presented by John Meibers & Shawn Van Dyke

Do you feel like that you can never get ahead? Are you under-bidding your future jobs to make up for losses from previous jobs? It’s not uncommon in the construction industry. In fact, it is the #1 reason construction companies go out of business. Continue reading

6 Things Construction Companies Should be Doing in Accounting

In the construction industry, cash flow is king! It is a daily responsibility for any contracting company. Profit margins are always razor-thin in this industry, which means you need to do everything you can to increase your production and maximize profits. That means projecting job costs, identifying problem areas before they arise, running labor analysis, and constantly measuring productivity. Here are a few tips that will help. Continue reading

Why Contractors Need Construction-Specific Accounting Software

The ability to deliver quality work in your trade doesn’t guarantee your business will profit. You could be the best carpenter, plumber, electrician, etc. in the entire world, but still go out of business if you aren’t managing your jobs properly. So many excellent contractors miss this very point, which is why construction businesses have such a low survival rate. Continue reading

Get Control of Your Business with Committed Costs

As the owner of a construction company, the success of the company is on your shoulders. You need to lead the construction team, work with clients, seek out new business, and manage money. With the right tools you can manage it all and succeed, but only if you have the information you need. Continue reading

WIP or Get Whipped: Turning a Report into Contractor Success

An accurate and timely Work in Progress (WIP) report is an essential tool for running a business. A contractor will often create a WIP report out of an obligation to the bonding agent. Perhaps the bank requires one. When these contractors aren’t using that data to manage the business, they are throwing away money with every job. Continue reading