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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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PlanSwift
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
96/100
Pricing score 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
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
15
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
Software review
Knowify
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
83/100
Pricing score 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)
$86 Per month
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
30
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
Software review
Esticom
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
99/100
Pricing score 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
3/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
Pricing not available
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
5
Fit small business
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CoConstruct
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
99/100
Pricing score 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)
$249 Per month
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
23
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
Software review
RSMeans
ITQlick rating ITQlick Rating is based on the software score (below) and aggregated online reviews
ITQlick Score
98/100
Pricing score 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
4.2/10
License pricing license pricing (if provided by the software vendor)
$230 Per year/user
Hosting
On premise and Cloud
Functionality score
5
Fit small business
Fit medium business
Fit large business
Software review

PlanSwift Vs. Knowify for Contractors: Which is better?

Shlomi Lavi / Nov 20, 2019

Looking for the right Construction 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:

Vendor comparison

PlanSwift: PlanSwift, a Textura Company, is the nation’s fastest growing developer and distributor of digital estimating and takeoff software for the construction industry. PlanSwift software is specifically designed for, but not limited to the construction industry. We have been positively impacting the construction software industry for the last 6 years, providing cutting edge tools utilized by contractors and estimators to easily and efficiently perform material takeoffs and estimate material quantities. More than 19,000 industry professionals, in over ten countries, use PlanSwift to help them complete more precise and accurate bids every day. Our company has grown exponentially by listening to and implementing the ideas and tools brought to us by our loyal and ever-expanding customer base. At PlanSwift, our customers are our driving force and we constantly strive to ensure our level of customer service is unparalleled in the industry.

Knowify LLC: Knowify LLC was founded in 2012 based on the premise that it was time for the business management technology revolution to reach small businesses. Our aim is to streamline and simplify many of the frustrating aspects of running a small or medium business, leaving you and your employees freer to focus on serving your customers. As a majority-owned subsidiary of the Patrina Corporation, Knowify LLC is fortunate to benefit from Patrina’s 20 years of experience providing SaaS data management services to clients around the world. That experience allows us to provide your small business with the same sort of security that protects the data assets of some of the world’s largest financial institutions. Based out of New York, the Knowify™ team is ready and available to help you know your small or medium business better. Know your business, grow your business.

Pricing/cost comparison

The real cost of Construction software includes the software license, subscription fees, software training cost, customization cost, required hardware, and the cost of maintenance & support and other related services. It's critical that you account for all of these costs to gain an understanding of the system's "total cost of ownership". We prepared a total cost calculator for PlanSwift TCO and Knowify for Contractors total cost to help with the total cost of ownership calculation.

PlanSwift price Starting from $995 Per license , on a scale between 1 to 10 PlanSwift construction is rated 2, which is much lower than the average cost of Construction software. Knowify for Contractors price Starting from $86 Per month , when comparing Knowify for Contractors to their competitors, the software is rated 2 - much lower than the average Construction software cost.

Bottom line: PlanSwift cost is around the same cost of Knowify for Contractors.

Features and functionality

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 PlanSwift Vs. Knowify for Contractors based on some of the most important and required Construction features.
PlanSwift: Analytics, Project Management, Estimating, Construction, ..
Knowify for Contractors list of features include the following: Customizable Categories, Analytics, Project Management, Billing & Invoicing, CRM, .

Target customer size

PlanSwift Construction software is custom made for the construction industry, but it is not limited to that field. The software is a useful solution for small to medium sized trade, sub and specialty contractors (plumbers, painters, HVAC, roofers, electrical, landscaping), residential general contractors, and remodelers.

PlanSwift

ITQlick rating
(4.3/5)

Starting from $995 Per license

PlanSwift construction is an on-premise construction estimation and take-off software. With the on-screen digitizing feature, users can drag and drop various entities of the construction to the visual point-and...

Categories: Plumbing Estimating, Mechanical and HVAC Estimating, Home Builder, Heavy Construction, Earthwork Estimating.

Knowify for Contractors

ITQlick rating
(4.5/5)

Starting from $86 Per month

Knowify for Contractors is a cloud-based construction management solution that is developed to be used by businesses that are in the construction businesses as well as individuals that are doing construction wo...

Categories: Mechanical and HVAC Estimating, Heavy Construction, Electrician Apps, Electrical Estimating, Construction Service Management.

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PlanSwift: 4 Features

Analytics
Project Management
Estimating
Construction

Knowify for Contractors: 8 Features

Customizable Categories
Analytics
Project Management
Billing & Invoicing
CRM
Change Orders
HVAC
Plumbing