BIDBUILDER Vs D4COST (Oct 2020)

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / Oct 21, 2020

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BIDBUILDER

ITQlick rating
(3.6/5)

starts at $1,295 per license

BidBuilder software is an on-premise Construction Estimating Software created to serve builders and remodelers. It is a spreadsheet interface that is integrated with a database power. BidBuilder software is a p...

Categories: Construction, Bid Management.

D4COST

ITQlick rating
(4.2/5)

starts at $20 per year

D4COST is a cloud-based Construction Estimating software that allows builders to validate initial construction costs and feasibility and conduct valuation studies.

Categories: Construction, Construction Accounting & Job Costing, Construction Estimating.

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BIDBUILDER: 0 Features

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D4COST: 0 Features

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Bottom Line: Which is Better - BIDBUILDER or D4COST?

BIDBUILDER is more expensive to implement (TCO - Total Cost of Ownership) than D4COST, BIDBUILDER is rated higher (92/100) than D4COST (89/100).

Looking for the right Construction Estimating solution for your business? buyers like you are primarily concerned about the real total implementation cost (TCO), full list of features, vendor reliability, user reviews, pros and cons. In this article we compare between the 2 software products:

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DC&D Technologies: Our Firm has used the D4COST probable cost estimating program for years. Our history with D4COST, in fact, goes back to the era of it being a DOS program. We continue to use it as a cost management tool to initially establish a direction for the design and then to manage the project to stay in budget. We have recently designed numerous “Public Fund...

Who's more expensive? BIDBUILDER or D4COST?

The real total cost of ownership (TCO) of Construction Estimating software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training, customizations, hardware (if needed), maintenance & support and other related services. When calculating the TCO it's important to add all of these "hidden cost" as well. We prepared a TCO calculator for BIDBUILDER and D4COST.

BIDBUILDER price starts at $1,295 per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 BIDBUILDER is rated 6, which is similar to the average cost of Construction Estimating software. D4COST price starts at $20 per year , when comparing D4COST to their competitors, the software is rated 4 - lower than the average Construction Estimating software cost.

Bottom line: BIDBUILDER is more expensive than D4COST.

Which software includes more/better features?

As with any business software solutions, it’s important to consider the features & functionality. The tool should support the processes, workflows, reports and needs that matter to your team. To help you evaluate this, we've compared BIDBUILDER Vs. D4COST based on some of the most important and required Construction Estimating features. BIDBUILDER: We are still working to collect the list of features for BIDBUILDER. D4COST: We are still working to collect the list of features for D4COST.

Target customer size

BIDBUILDER's typical customers include: Small, medium and large size businesses, and D4COST's target customer size include: Small, medium and large size businesses.

ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick score ITQlick Score is a 1 to 100, the calculation is based on pricing, and functionality Vs. alternative solutions
Pricing score pricing Score is a 1 to 10 (10 is high cost), based on the TCO (cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
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BIDBUILDER
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
6/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$1,295 per license
Functionality
3
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D4COST
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
89/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5.8/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$20 per year
Functionality
3
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TurboBid
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
94/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$995 per license
Functionality
12
Fast
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
3.4/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$295 per license
Functionality
3
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Craftsman
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
Score
92/100
Pricing Pricing score ranges between 1 to 10 while 1 is low TCO and 10 is high TCO (TCO - total cost of ownership: cost of licences, customizations, training, hardware when relevant) Vs. alternative solutions
5/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$78.50 per license
Functionality
3
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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.