FOUNDATION offers three standard ways to customize, allocate and track your construction overhead. See how we give you options to distribute shared costs to your projects fairly, whether you're using payroll, job costing or the general ledger.
While construction accounting and bookkeeping draws on many basic accounting principles, it has several important and distinct features. Dive in with an overview of the fundamental differences and examples, along with bonus learning resources.
In construction, we sometimes throw around a lot of words, acronyms and alphabet soup. Find out what we've been talking about the whole time as you jump around on our Definitive Construction Accounting Glossary, and zoom in on related articles to learn even more.
You may have heard of work-in-progress reports or been asked to help provide information for them. So what's the big deal with WIP, and why does the field need to get involved? Plus, see a sample WIP report!
You’ll sometimes hear that QuickBooks can’t do job costing. And that’s not quite true. QuickBooks Online offers a few ways to pull project reporting that can be similar to a job costing system.
If you tag each of your expenses and bills to a customer’s project, you might be “costing to a job,” but there’s so much more you might be missing out on!
Cash flow reporting takes contractors beyond financial statements to look at the company-wide and job-level cash health. Find out why and how.
We believe that finding the best construction accounting software should be straightforward and unbiased. That's why we created the Simple Guide for you.
Overhead allocation in construction is a way to share costs across multiple jobs. But why on earth would you do that?
Construction accounting software is an integrated set of tools contractors use to track financial data to each project they manage.