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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi painters, anyone out there toying with Active Takeoff Software? I would appreciate any info on estimating and or using the software. Its pretty easy to use compared to a lot of them but I can't seem to get the numbers programed into it it properly.
  2. Technology (websites, computers, etc..)
    I've seen a few posts about taking photos of your finished work and creating a nice portfolio. I was wondering if anyone uses digital photos while estimating? Whenever I go out to estimate a new job I always bring my digital camera. I take pictures of every section I'm estimating. When I get...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone, I'm new to Paint Talk so I hope to get to know everyone on the forum better in the coming months. I'm a professional painter based in southern New England. My company specializes in hi-end residential painting both interior and exterior. Because of the area I live in we end up...
  4. New Member Introductions
    I posted my first message like one month ago, and I was advised to make an intro of myself. But since I still don’t have the habit of check the forum I simply forgot about it. I am an industrial engineer and was hired as the estimator for PCS 4 months ago. The company has been sticking their...
  5. Business, Marketing, and Sales
    My apologies if this is covered elsewhere. I am looking for a good recommendation for estimating software for my boyfriend who is a professional painter. He does interiors, exteriors and power washing and wallpapering. Currently he does quoting with pen and paper and sometimes ends up...
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