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General Questions

Botonde provides a way to simplify and speed up your estimates. Create material purchase orders broken out by supplier with a click. Spend less time doing the math and more time selling or on your jobsite, allowing you to take on more jobs. Shorten your sales cycle from days to hours. Setup is 3-simple steps and we offer a free 30-day evaluation with no credit card required.

Botonde serves both homeowners and contractors equally. Aside from the system we have in place for contractors, we are getting ready to launch our contractor to consumer marketplace where homeowners can find local contractors and contact them directly. No accounts to set up and no fees per referral to our family of contractors.

For Contractors

The Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager has been designed to simplify and streamline the process of calculating and coordinating your projects materials, estimates, labor and ordering into a fast, easy to use system that will save you hours of work per job. It will also store your projects details indefinitely so you can refer back to them at anytime. Coming soon will also be the ability for homeowners to locate and view your services.

Full use of the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager is only $9.95 per month. That’s for full access.

There’s no catch. No hidden fees. You may pause or cancel your account at any time. No contracts, no obligations.

While you do not HAVE to enter in all your suppliers before you start using the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager, we highly recommend you take just a few minutes and do so. This will save you the trouble later of having to re-associate all your materials with different suppliers. We understand that you’ll prefer to use some suppliers for certain projects and others for different projects, the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager makes that easy to do, associating only what suppliers and materials you choose to a particular project.

You do not have to enter in all your materials before you start using the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager. We recommend you take a few minutes to enter in your most commonly used materials for the sake of not having to do it all later. This will save you the trouble of having to re-associate all your materials with different suppliers. We understand that you’ll prefer to use some materials for certain projects and others for different projects, the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager makes that easy to do, associating only what materials you choose to a particular project.

Simply go back into your particular project and make whatever changes you deem to be necessary. The system will automatically update the project.

Contractors that use the Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager have unlimited projects that will remain within your account indefinitely. The only time you will ever lose your project details is if you cancel your account.

Simply go back into your particular project and make whatever changes you deem to be necessary. The system will automatically update the project.

For Homeowners

There is no account requirement to locate and contact a contractor or service provider in your area.

All payments for services are arranged and paid directly to the service provider. Botonde provides the contact between the homeowner and service provider as well as the vetting process. We will also get involved if there is a dispute between the contractor and the client.

Using Botonde

You have the option to either print the client estimate or email it.

You have the option to either print the supply orders or email them. Each supplier will receive an order specific to the materials you have assigned to them. Email address provided when setting up your suppliers is where the individual email material orders will be sent.

Simply Contact Us and we will get to the bottom of it. Our customer service and client support is fast and easily accessible.

Unfortunately not at this time. In the future, there will be an app for that.

 

 

The Botonde Take-Off Calculator & Materials Manager generates quotes for your clients with the touch of a button.

  • Generating estimates is easy!
  • Ordering materials is now simple!

Now you can focus on the project itself.