Why PlanSwift Estimating Software?

With PlanSwift you will be able to reduce your takeoff time while increasing the accuracy of your construction job estimates. 

PlanSwift can help you eliminate manual plan takeoffs and drastically reduce the chance on miscalculating materials or missing items. You can download electronic plans right from the plan room or import plans using industry-standard formats. It’s time to put away those rulers and highlighters, automate your estimating today!

PlanSwift is the fastest and easiest take-off software available.​

View, measure, and markup plans right on your computer screen with this revolutionary software. You can quickly use PlanSwift to calculate anything from drywall materials to gallons of paint required. You can also quickly measure square footage, perimeters, and volumes of simple or even complex areas. Plus you save precious time by eliminating repetitive work throughout the job cycle.

PlanSwift is backed by staff of seasoned estimators who will quickly show you how this advanced application works with your very own plans. You can import all popular digital plan formats from scanned images to AutoCAD files and output your estimates directly using Excel or your estimating application.

With the simple ability to build material assemblies, you can acquire a material list in seconds.

PlanSwift is the fastest and easiest takeoff software available.

  • Improves Accuracy
  • Saves Time
  • Increase Profit

Point and Click

Takeoff and Estimate in seconds, if it’s colored it’s counted.
Just Point & Click and your takeoff is done. Takeoff simple or complex areas, items, lengths, volumes, perimeters in seconds, if it’s colored it’s counted.

Drag & Drop

Drag & Drop pre-configured Assemblies (materials, waste and labor costs) onto your takeoff items and PlanSwift instantly calculates all your costs and expenses.

This Drag & Drop feature will greatly increase the accuracy of and reduce the time it takes to Estimate a job.

Print or Export

Sharing your estimate is easy, and PlanSwift is fully Excel compatible.

Internal Calculations

PlanSwift instantly calculates material, waste, labor, etc. You no longer have to wonder if you have done the calculations for a specific area or not. It’s done as you create it.

Material Calculations

Export your Takeoff / Estimate to Excel or use the built in Reports. Either way you know the entire job has been calculated and is ready to go.

Labor Calculations

Labor is calculated right along with the materials. Labor hours and cost is often guessed. Not anymore.

PlanSwift for Trades

PlanSwift is easily customized for you and your specific trade. Simply create assemblies of commonly used materials, waste and even labor. Then drag those assemblies onto the takeoff items for instant and accurate estimates of all your costs!

General Contractors

  • Takeoff in a fraction of the time with PlanSwift software click, drop and estimate functionality.
  • Manage projects large and small with accurate and timely calculations.
  • Easily adjust cost projections, simply change product cost and recalculate!
  • Bid more jobs, manage more efficiently and grow your business with PlanSwift takeoff and estimating software.


Concrete Takeoff and Estimating the Smart Way

  • Takeoff footings, walls and foundations measurements quickly and accurately.
  • Simple Single Click selection for for slab dimensions..
  • Custom pre built assemblies accurately project rebar, membranes and other materials and labor.
  • PlanSwift instantly and accurately calculates your costs and margins then print or export to excel

Fast and Accurate Drywall Takeoff

  • Simply point and click to measure walls, ceilings and partitions.
  • Calculate your square footage and surface areas quickly with our area and linear tools.
  • PlanSwift automatically calculates materials and labor for a perfect estimate, every time.
  • You’ll make more accurate estimates much quicker, saving time and money!

Electrical Takeoff Made Easy With PlanSwift

  • Measures lengths for conduits, wiring and cables quickly and accurately
  • Adds total number of switches and receptacles with ease.
  • Automatically calculates materials and costs
  • Export into estimate in a snap, saves time, money and effort

Save Time on Flooring Takeoff and Estimating

  • One Click area select for tile,carpet , hardwood or laminate floor areas.
  • Speedy perimeter measurement for nail strip and baseboard needs.
  • Measure, count, calculate, print or export your estimate with our easy takeoff software.
  • Estimate more accurately in less time. Bid and win more jobs.


Fast and Accurate Framing Estimates

  • Measure joists, rafters, studs, headers, etc.
  • Count posts, connectors and more.
  • Calculate labor, waste and equipment hours.
  • Print or export your estimate with our easy takeoff software.
  • Estimate more accurately in less time. Bid and win more jobs.


Mechanical HVAC Takeoff in a Snap

  • Quickly trace linear takeoff for A/C supply lines.
  • Instantly derive volume of rooms for heating and cooling.
  • Generate precise material lists for HVAC assembly and instantly calculate cost.
  • Do faster takeoff estimates that are mistake free!

Landscaping Takeoff and Estimating Software

  • Easily measures square footage, volumes and linear dimensions, even if the “linear” is curved.
  • Get instant, accurate area dimensions for sod, mulch, gravel and other products with a Single Click.
  • Get an accurate professional estimate with a point, drag and click.
  • Faster, more accurate estimates save you time and help your bottom line!

Painting Takeoff & Estimating in Minutes

  • Single click area select tool instantly measures every wall and ceiling surface – straight or curved.
  • Simply drop pre-built custom assemblies onto the takeoff for instant estimating.
  • Everything is counted and calculated including paint, primer, labor and materials for the job.
  • Spend less time estimating, bid more jobs and maximize earnings!

Fast, Easy and Accurate Takeoff for Plumbers

  • Swiftly measure linear feet for CPVC, drain and supply piping.
  • Get accurate instant takeoff counts for fixtures and fittings with point and click ease.
  • PlanSwift calculates everything for a precise estimate every time.
  • Save time, avoid costly errors and maximize profits with PlanSwift

PlanSwift makes takeoffs easier, faster and more accurate no matter what your trade or job is. Rest assured, with PlanSwift all of your needs are covered.

Here are a few trades that aren’t listed to the left. We will be adding more trades pages in the near future. So, check back often.

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