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53 articles in this collection
Written by Luke Bongiorno, Daniel Conlon, Karin ten Broek and 3 others
Plans and Takeoffs

Take off measurement for m³

You can do take of measurements in cubic metres
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

Checking accuracy of scaling and measuring plans

When scaling plans you want to make sure that what you have measured is accurate
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

Removing the linked measurement from an Estimate Item

This guide will step you through how to remove a linked measurement from an estimate item
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Written by Matt Govett
Updated over a week ago

How to print/export takeoffs

How to print/export the higlighted takeoff drawings to give to someone
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Written by Daniel Conlon
Updated over a week ago

Help on scaling

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Written by Luke Bongiorno
Updated over a week ago

Uploading plans

Upload your plans into Buildxact in a few simple steps.
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

Naming uploaded plans

Naming plans makes them easier to find and use
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

Scaling plans

Scale plans using the Buildxact Take Off tool
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

How to organise plans

Rotate and flip plans, or delete those you don't need
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

How to take off m² for cladding

Using the m² tool allows you to measure materials to clad walls
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

How to take off m² for Plasterboard

Using the m² tool allows you to measure materials to line walls
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

How to take off m² for Roofing

Using the m² tool allows you to measure materials for roofing
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Written by Karin ten Broek
Updated over a week ago

Vertical M2 takeoffs

How do I do takeoffs for wall area? Like tiling or plaster?
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Written by Luke Bongiorno
Updated over a week ago

Plans without dimensions

You may have received plans with no dimensions, with this solution you can scale these plans
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Written by Luke Bongiorno
Updated over a week ago

Changing takeoff colours

I am having trouble seeing the colours when I draw, can I change the colours?
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Written by Luke Bongiorno
Updated over a week ago