Job Cost Accounting

FOUNDATION® is a complete construction accounting software that tracks the actual costs and progress of your job activities against estimates and past performance, with customized detail to zero in on your profit margins. Build job budgets with your own job cost structure, and compare project performance against estimated revenue, costs, labor hours and quantities.
  • Import from spreadsheets or your favorite construction estimating software.
  • Copy and modify job cost budgets from past and current projects.
  • Easily break budgets down into custom cost codes or standard CSI divisions.
Streamline Your Job Costing

Construction Payroll Service

One of the industry's only construction-specific payroll services, Payroll4Construction understands the complex needs of contractors. Generate all the reports you need in order to help ensure total accuracy and compliance for your projects — from pre-check proofing and WIP reports to pay histories and job costed labor reports.
  • Multiple states, rates and trades on a single timecard
  • Free Electronic and printed Certified Payroll reporting plus dozens of others (Union, EEO/Minority compliance, job costing and more)
  • History imports so employees receive a single W-2
Get the Reports You Need

Mobile Time and Labor Tracking

Easily track and manage time and labor in the field using a centralized, easy-to-use platform. Accurately collect your employees’ hours with multiple time entry options, facial recognition and geofencing.
  • GPS location stamps
  • Unlimited, customizable forms
  • Offline capabilities
  • Unlimited pay periods
Track and Manage Time Easily

Construction Safety Management

SafetyHQ enables contractors to better manage their health and safety programs in an easy-to-use and customizable package.
  • Track toolbox talks, inspections, training, certification, JHAs and more
  • Customize inspection forms and monitor real-time reports
  • Record incident details and populate needed reports
Get the Forms You Need

Estimating & Digital Takeoff

With McCormick, create accurate estimates using best-of-breed features tailored for the electrical, plumbing and mechanical trades. Enhance your bidding and get maximum profitability on every job.
  • Estimate with just a simple click.
  • Design and build all from the same program.
  • Scale to the size of your project.
Simplify Your Estimating

Interior Estimating

The EDGE® provides top-notch takeoff and estimating for acoustical, drywall, flooring, roofing and more. Bid confidently, accurately and consistently every time.
  • Customize sources, materials and manufacturers to your business.
  • Multiple bid options or change orders at a single click.
  • Real-time material and labor updates while you perform a takeoff.
Bid Smarter
Our Sole Focus is Helping Contractors Run Their Construction Business
  • With You Every Step of the Way

Let our construction experts show you the power of FOUNDATION and walk you through the ways we can help you streamline your processes!

  • Make Your Accounting Software Work for You

If you’re using a general-purpose accounting application, you may not be running as efficiently as you have the potential to be.

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