These instructional books have been updated for Chief Architect X1. Produced by Star Training, they are a must have for designers, architects, and home builders, involved with 3D Design. These book are designed for those who are new to Chief Architect – No prior knowledge is required. The layout of the books allow then to […]
The Fast Track Estimating software provides a fast, easy way to produce an accurate estimate and material purchase list. The heart of the system is the database of typical residential construction tasks based on the unit costing model. In this estimating method, the components of the job are estimated in units such as lineal feet […]
A well-written and legal employee manual is the most effective way to inform employees about your workplace rules and prevent employment problems and misunderstandings in your construction business. This Employee Manual consists of over 100 policies designed for the construction industry. You receive a word-processing document (in Rich Text Format, useable by most word processors). […]
The Markup & Profit package is designed to help contractors like you make more money. We do this by changing your way of thinking from that of a mechanic into thinking like a successful business person in the construction industry. This package contains the tools you need to make more money in a construction-related business. […]
Michael’s 6-hour class provides valuable tools for any general or specialty construction business. Topics include taking a lead over the phone, sales calls, employing a salesperson, addressing your customer’s three fears, and knowing the four basic questions you must have answered to make the sale. The four basic questions are designed to stop “time-wasters”, clients […]
Many people don’t understand that Chief is 4 programs in one – 3D Modeling, 2D CAD, Rendering and Working Drawing Drawing Layout all in one package.
Just because you now own a CAD program are you all of a sudden a Design Professional. This video will shed some light on this topic.
When you’re about to create a plan there are some steps that you need to take. Spend a few minutes before starting your design project and you’ll save way more time later.
Like most computer programs there are settings that affect how everything works. The correct settings can save you a lot of time in your 3D Plans and Drawings.
When you start adding things to a plan in Chief Architect there are certain steps that need to be followed to achieve the best results.