“This thing is like an onion. The more layers you peel, the more it stinks.” Seinfeld’s George Costanza may have been talking silly conspiracies, but he might as well have been talking about job costing too. Because nearly every construction company knows that the more layers of cost you have factored into your projects, the more likely they will come up smelling like roses in the end.
Job costing done right leads to better management decisions and better profitability. Done wrong it not only stinks, but it can be deadly to the business.
Here are questions every contractor should ask themselves about their job costing process:
Job costing takes foresight, skill and discipline. Submitted bids must reflect the true costs of the job and ensure there’s profit at the end for contractors to enjoy.
Here are the 5 areas we help our clients focus on to make sure there’s no stink bombs in their bids:
Avrio keeps our clients from feeling like they’re in a comedy episode by making sure they get things right in their job costing process. If you want to avoid having stinky profits that can eventually kill off your business, contact Avrio Solutions today for more fruitful outcomes.