The price of Build In The Black is $995.00 CDN plus shipping and
This is a one time cost.
There are no monthly fees to pay.
Program Installation CD in a
Getting Started - 1 page quick
Quality Software System
Inserting the CD should start the installation program immediately. You
can also run the Setup.exe program. Installation options: single user
or multi user.
After it is installed, the program starts by default and you are
interviewed with simple questions from a setup wizard.
Getting Started - 6 page guide
You also get an electronic Getting Started document on your screen
automatically after the installation.
Wizard - a friendly interview
allows you to easily set up your company name, checking account, and
other configurations that the system needs to get started.
Tutorial - this will walk you
through the process of using the software.
New Job - under the main File
menu, you then enter your construction jobs into the system
It's truly a "One Stop Shop" -
it's all there on the one screen. You can see everything and move
quickly between the following entry screens and reports:
Specifications - fill in the
blanks, multiple choice, specify how may floors, the rooms on each
Estimating - spreadsheet that's
easy to use. Take Off screen for sorting, reporting, and estimating by
trade Cost Estimate summary screen manage change orders on custom jobs
after there's a customer.
Scheduling - gantt chart to
quickly see the entire job manage all of the job tasks see the critical
path on a calendar.
Also included: Accounting,
Request for Bids, management of Subcontractor Quotes
Work Orders, Purchase Orders, and more.
Customer Management - print a
quote quickly for your customer,
generate comprehensive customer contract agreements,
manage sales leads, and more.
Another great benefit to you is that you get all future upgrades for
free. Simply click on the "Build In The Black Internet Upgrades"
button, and if one is available, it downloads and installs itself. You
can use all of the new benefits as soon as they are available.
Choose Help...Technical Support for details and information. As a
common tech support base, you get unlimited email support forever.
To make sure
that you get your company set up with this program, you get 6 months of
free telephone support! This should make you feel comfortable knowing
that you are well supported. Typical installation and setup takes a few
hours, to enter your information in and set up your books. Less time if
you are doing new bookkeeping from scratch. There are import functions
that will get your customers, suppliers, and past jobs into the program
from csv (comma seperated value) files. This makes it easy.
options are also available.
Other workers in your company that have their own laptop, notebook or
computer workstation can have Build In The Black running on their
computer at the same time. This allows you to share information easily.
This allows for multi-user while out at the job sites. See the Product
page for more details about this benefit.
$498.00 CDN is the extra cost for each other person who will be working
on the same jobs, using their own computer. Free shipping when combined
with the initial order.
You can choose regular mail or a courier service.
We ship anywhere world wide.
The best way to purchase Build In The Black is to download
the demo because it is the most secure method and safest way to
keep your information private.
run the program
fill out the secure form
and click the Secure Transmit
changes to an hourglass, and within one minute a confirmation message
will pop up. If you specify your Email address, you will be informed by
email when the product was shipped, along with the tracking number if
you choose to use a courier service.
The alternative to using the demo download, is to email sales at buildintheblack.com so
that you can discuss payment options and give your credit card
information directly to Allentium Software.
Allentium Software guarantees that the materials are in good working
order. If the CD is broken, then you pay to ship it back to Allentium Software and Allentium Software pays to ship a good one back to you. If you change your mind after you purchase the product,
you can get a full refund up to 30 days
from your receipt of the product, with the following restriction: the
refund is minus the original shipping and handling charges from the
delivery to you, and you pay for shipping of all of the same materials back.
By breaking the seal of the shrink wrapping you agree to these conditions.
are so confident that you will like this software, we guarantee it! You can purchase the full package with no risk. If,
within the first 30 days, you are not satisfied with this software
system for any reason, you can ship it back at your expense and we will
reverse the charge to your credit card (minus the cost of the original shipping and handling charges).
Recommended Hardware and
CPU Intel i7 or AMD A-Series
4 GB RAM
250 GB Hard Disk space
Video display of 1024 by 768 pixels with 32 bit color
Laser Mouse or other pointing device
Linux 32 bit or 64 bit with an X Window System, or Microsoft Windows XP
Internet Connection for program updates and technical support
Minimum Hardware and Operating
486 or Pentium or Pentium-compatible CPU, running at 40 MHz minimum.
64 MB RAM
800 MB Hard Disk space to fit the Operating System
plus the Build In The Black software application
Video display of 640 by 480 pixels with 256 colors
Mouse or other pointing device
Microsoft Windows 95 or Microsoft Windows 98 (32 bit Operating System)
Linux with an X
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