About Buildertrend

Buildertrend is the No. 1, cloud-based construction project management software trusted by homebuilders, remodelers and specialty contractors. Since 2006, we have empowered the construction industry with a better way to build. More than 1 million users across more than 100 countries have chosen Buildertrend as their preferred platform for real-time collaboration throughout each and every stage of the building process. Our software helps construction professionals complete more projects while reducing delays, eliminating communication errors and increasing customer satisfaction.

Each customer has a dedicated team to deliver a personalized, unlimited training experience. Customers also have unlimited access to branding and web services, educational webinars, live chat support and an extensive online help center. For more learning, we host online or in-person conferences for an immersive learning experience, or we offer Onsite Consulting if you prefer for our team to come to you and work side-by-side with your company.

Buildertrend integrates with other solutions such as QuickBooks, Xero and material takeoff tools.

Pricing starting from:

US$99.00/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Key benefits of Buildertrend

Run your entire business from one single platform.

Save time and money through scheduling efficiency.

Never loose money on a botched change order again.

Manage your subcontractors with ease.

Automatic notifications cut down phone calls and emails.

Devices

Business size

S M L

Markets

United States

Supported Languages

English

Pricing starting from:

US$99.00/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

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Features

Total features of Buildertrend: 104

  • Accounting Integration
  • Activity Tracking
  • Alerts/Notifications
  • Appointment Scheduling
  • Bid Management
  • Billing & Invoicing
  • Budget Control
  • Budget Management
  • Budget Tracking/Job Costing
  • CRM
  • Calendar Management
  • Change Order Management
  • Client Portal
  • Client Tracking
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Commercial
  • Communication Management
  • Contact Management
  • Contract/License Management
  • Contractor Management
  • Cost Estimating
  • Cost Tracking
  • Cost-to-Completion Tracking
  • Customer Database
  • Customer Management
  • Customer Portal
  • Customisable Branding
  • Customisable Templates
  • Customizable Fields
  • Data Import/Export
  • Dispatch Management
  • Document Management
  • Document Storage
  • Electronic Payments
  • Electronic Signature
  • Email Marketing
  • Estimating
  • Expense Tracking
  • File Sharing
  • Financial Analysis
  • For AEC Industry
  • GPS
  • Gantt/Timeline View
  • Incident Reporting
  • Inspection Management
  • Invoice Management
  • Issue Management
  • Job Costing
  • Job Management
  • Job Scheduling
  • Job Tracking
  • Lead Management
  • Milestone Tracking
  • Mobile Access
  • Mobile Alerts
  • Mobile App
  • Mobile Signature Capture
  • Multiple Projects
  • Multiple User Accounts
  • Percent-Complete Tracking
  • Permit Management
  • Photo Capture
  • Portfolio Management
  • Progress Reports
  • Progress Tracking
  • Project Accounting
  • Project Billing
  • Project Estimating
  • Project Management
  • Project Planning/Scheduling
  • Project Scheduling
  • Project Templates
  • Project Time Tracking
  • Project Tracking
  • Project Workflow
  • Projections
  • Proposal Generation
  • Purchase Order Management
  • QuickBooks Integration
  • Quotes/Estimates
  • RFI & Submittals
  • Real Time Monitoring
  • Real-time Updates
  • Reporting/Project Tracking
  • Rescheduling
  • Residential
  • Resource Management
  • Risk Management
  • Sales Pipeline Management
  • Scheduling
  • Staff Calendar
  • Status Tracking
  • Subcontractor Management
  • Supplier Management
  • Task Management
  • Task Progress Tracking
  • Task Scheduling
  • Time & Expense Tracking
  • Time Tracking
  • Timesheet Management
  • Warranty Tracking
  • What-if Analysis
  • Work Order Management
  • Workflow Management

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Reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5
(1,566)
Value for Money
4.3/5
Features
4.3/5
Ease of Use
4.3/5
Customer Support
4.7/5

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Brian D.
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  • Industry: Renewables & Environment
  • Company size: 11-50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
  • Review Source

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  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

Revolutionized my sales follow up

Reviewed on 13/06/2019

I used other CRMs in the past, but love using BuilderTrend. Its simple setup has allowed me to keep...

I used other CRMs in the past, but love using BuilderTrend. Its simple setup has allowed me to keep track of my customers as well as provide better follow up to my clients. I just utilize the Sales section of BuilderTrend, but it has improved my client relationships and increased my overall sales.

Pros

Buildertrend is great--I love using the Activity Calendar and Lead Report to keep track of my follow up with my customers. I can use activity notes to remember what I discussed with customers when we last spoke, and this helps me engage in better dialogue when I follow up with customers. Our installation team loves using the project management feature to keep track of our installs and provide an easy transition from sales to installation.

Cons

The user interface is kind of clunky, especially on the app. Sometimes it is difficult to find stuff and the filters can get annoying.

Response from Buildertrend

Brian, thank you for your review and honest feedback! We love hearing how Buildertrend has helped your company.

Arthur B.
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: 11-50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1+ year
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Arthur's BT experience at TCON Homes

Reviewed on 13/02/2020

It is helping in changing the culture at TCON Homes. It is a bit hard to explain for construction...

It is helping in changing the culture at TCON Homes. It is a bit hard to explain for construction people that planning is more cost effective than starting smashing walls because you are aggregating value doing physical labour.

Pros

Communication of job progress with subcontractors, client portal, upload photos, variatin and owner invoices.

Cons

There is no taxes *yet.
No milestones schedule items, but maybe not needed.
Hope one day I can see To-dos on Gantt chart (not as a extra line, but a floating point).

Alternatives Considered

Procore

Reasons for Choosing Buildertrend

BT gives a framework to operate and TCON needed one. It helped me with my arguments to change the estimate software as well. We got Planswift, now we moved to CostX and it is saving time and helping me to standardise products as their workbooks are really powerful.

Switched From

Microsoft Project

Reasons for Switching to Buildertrend

BT changed fees plans. Honestly, it was confusing and too expensive to use for few projects per year. We are a small company with 4-6 projects per year focusing on growth to be able to build up to 8-10 per year.
Jaroth M.
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  • Industry: Computer Software
  • Company size: 201-500 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 6-12 months
  • Review Source

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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Customer Support
  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

BuilderTREND to work good

Reviewed on 30/04/2022

I really like this software

I really like this software

Pros

I really like that you can learn how to use it in a easy way, you can use the functions and the tools really good and you can use the templates that helps you too much.

Cons

I don't like that some templates didn't work properly and you can't use the functions and tools correctly and it may cause that the experience using this software can be bad.

John C.
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  • Industry: Architecture & Planning
  • Company size: 2-10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 0.0 /10

Bad FInancial Reporting. Don't use this software.

Reviewed on 26/05/2022

I really don't like it and each year as they grow their customer service gets worse and worse.

I really don't like it and each year as they grow their customer service gets worse and worse.

Pros

it has great visual organization and options.

Cons

the payables and receivables don't link. it is very difficult to make sure you have billed everything you have done and even harder to report this to your client.

Also, they claim to have product integration with QuickBooks but it does not work. They couldn't figure it out nor could a QuickBooks pro consultant we hired. We paid quit a bit of money and never could get QuickBooks to communicate.

Brandi G.
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: 2-10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
  • Review Source

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  • Ease of Use
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Amazing Software

Reviewed on 08/04/2022

Pros

It is so easy to use and extremely great for organizing selections. The calendar/schedule is also easy to follow.

Cons

It can be a bit pricey but in the end, it's worth it.

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Buildertrend FAQs

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Buildertrend offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$99.00/month View Pricing Plans
  • Pricing model: Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

During your first two months, pay only $99/mo for the Core Plan or $399/mo for the Pro Plan. Your monthly rate will then increase to $349/mo or $599/mo, respectively.

Buildertrend has the following typical customers:

Self Employed, 2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001-5,000

Buildertrend supports the following languages:

English

Buildertrend supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

Buildertrend integrates with the following applications:

Dropbox Business, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Maps, Meta for Business, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, QuickBooks Online Advanced, Quickbooks Online, Twitter, WordPress, Xero

Buildertrend offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support, Chat

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