How much does 1build cost?

We have a plan that works for you

For construction pros who are ready for fast, accurate estimates.

Questions about our construction estimating software? Check out our FAQs here.

TRIAL

Start with a 7-day trial of the Professional plan.

$0
for 7 days
TRY IT RISK FREE
1 User
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs

Essential

For builders who want to create a quick estimate with no plans or takeoff.

$1,999
Annually
TRY IT RISK FREE
2 Users
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs

Professional

For builders who want to create an estimate using architectural plans and dynamic takeoff tools.

$2,999
Annually
TRY IT RISK FREE
2 Users
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs

TRIAL

Start with a 7-day trial of the Professional plan.

$0
for 7 days
TRY IT RISK FREE
1 User
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs
See all features

Essential

For builders who want to create a quick estimate with no plans or takeoff.

$1,999
Annually
TRY IT RISK FREE
2 Users
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs
See all features

Professional

For builders who want to create an estimate using architectural plans and dynamic takeoff tools.

$2,999
Annually
TRY IT RISK FREE
2 Users
Rapid Estimates
Local Cost Data
Estimator Network
Cloud-based Takeoffs
See all features

Why builders use 1build construction estimating software

"I can get my estimate finished in a quarter of the time it used to take."

Eric Lindhorst
shea's land services

"It only took us a couple of days to get our first estimate developed. We cut our estimate time down from weeks to just days."

Maddy Ellithorpe
TBP Homes of raleigh

1build clears my plate so I’m helping my entire company while 1build is working for me.

Fred Berger
maintco corp

Plans, features & resources

Create an estimate yourself

TRIAL
ESSENTIAL
PROFESSIONAL

Users

- 1 user included

Users

- 2 users included
- $575 per additional user, per year

Users

- 2 users included
- $575 per additional user, per year

Rapid Estimates

- Quick projects without a blueprint
- Build assemblies
- Real-time, local cost data
- Export project to Excel or PDF

Rapid Estimates

- Quick projects without a blueprint
- Build assemblies
- Real-time, local cost data
- Export project to Excel or PDF

Rapid Estimates

- Quick projects without a blueprint
- Build assemblies
- Real-time, local cost data
- Export project to Excel or PDF

Cloud-based Takeoffs

- Plan import (images or PDFs)
- Set scale
- Grouping geometries
- Connect takeoffs to estimates

Cloud-based Takeoffs

- Plan import (images or PDFs)
- Set scale
- Grouping geometries
- Connect takeoffs to estimates

Cloud-based Takeoffs

- Plan import (images or PDFs)
- Set scale
- Grouping geometries
- Connect takeoffs to estimates

Shareable Projects & Proposals

- PDF and Excel export
- Proposal link sharing
- Proposal link engagement tracking

Shareable Projects & Proposals

- PDF and Excel Export
- Proposal link sharing
- Proposal link engagement tracking

Shareable Projects & Proposals

- PDF and Excel Export
- Proposal link sharing
- Proposal link engagement tracking

Hire an expert estimator to do it for you

* Each Estimator Network project has an additional cost set by the hired estimator.

TRIAL
ESSENTIAL
PROFESSIONAL

Access to the
Estimator Network

- Unlimited expert estimates *
- Live chat with an assigned estimator
- 25 specialty trades

Access to the
Estimator Network

- Unlimited expert estimates *
- Live chat with an assigned estimator
- 25 specialty trades

Access to the
Estimator Network

- Unlimited expert estimates *
- Live chat with an assigned estimator
- 25 specialty trades

Onboard & learn fast

TRIAL
ESSENTIAL
PROFESSIONAL

Training & support

- On-demand technical support
- Access to the 1build Learning Center

Training & support

- Hands-on training with a dedicated specialist
- On-demand technical support
- Access to the 1build Learning Center

Training & support

- Hands-on training with a dedicated specialist
- On-demand technical support
- Access to the 1build Learning Center
TRY IT RISK FREE

Join the ranks of successful 1builders

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Join the ranks of successful 1builders

FAQs

What is 1build?

1build is a construction estimating software platform that helps builders create accurate cost estimates so they can win more bids and grow their business. We've built a tool for everything you need to complete a cost estimate: local cost data, construction takeoff software, and access to on-demand construction estimating services.

Read more about our platform.

Who can use 1build?

Construction pros from any trade can use 1build. Whether you’re preparing the estimate yourself or handing it off to one of our expert estimators, you can do it all with 1build.

Read how this successful 1builder increased his bid-hit ratio by 40%.

What is construction estimating software?

Construction estimating software is an online platform that uses automated tools to help contractors win bids, compete with other businesses, and succeed in their industry and trade. With accurate cost estimation, businesses can predict revenues and increase profits.

Read more about how cost estimating software can make your business more efficient.

What is construction takeoff software?

During the preconstruction process, construction takeoffs connect your client’s plans to your cost estimate. Using construction takeoff software avoids tedious pen and paper notes, and creates an accurate record of dimensions and materials needed.

See how 1build connects the takeoff and estimating process in one seamless platform.

What is live construction cost data and how can it help me?

Material and labor costs change at a rapid pace, especially in a local economy. Real-time construction cost data helps you create more accurate bids and avoid cost overruns.

Learn how you can upgrade from outdated cost data.

Why should I outsource my bids to 1build construction estimating services?

Rather than hiring an in-house cost estimator, 1build provides the one-stop shop to create accurate bids in less time. And if you are working on a complex project or need additional help, our team of professional estimators can step in to estimate your project for you, so your team can get to work.

Read about our network of construction estimators.

How much does 1build cost?

The 1build platform is available in two pricing tiers to fit the size of your business: Essential and Professional. To find the 1build subscription plan that works for you, book a demo so we can find out more about your business and goals, and recommend the best fit.

What do I get with my 1build subscription?

Every 1build plan comes with:

  • 2 Users
  • Access to the Estimator Network
  • Hands-on training with the 1build Customer Success team

Our most popular subscription package also includes our quantity takeoff tool, for builders who want to create estimates using architectural blueprints or plansets.

Does 1build offer a free trial?

Start your 1build account with a seven-day free trial. There is nothing to download or install, and you have immediate access to our live cost data and a team of professional estimators. Sign up for your trial today.

How do I contact 1build?

The 1build team is available by chat at 1build.com or by phone at (628) 243-7341. If you’d like to send us an email, we can answer any questions at sales@1build.com.

We make estimating easy.

See how we combine the power of data with construction estimating technologies and estimating pros to make your bids simple again.

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