1. Getting Started with Estimates
Get a brief overview of estimating with LMN, and get answers to some basic frequently asked questions about estimating here.
onboarding estimates estimating video Introduction to LMN Estimates
Got your budget ready and your item catalog (somewhat) setup?? Then you're ready for estimating. This brief video will give you a quick overview of what it's going to take to setup estimating in LMN and wh...
estimate guide settings default estimate name project name Setting Up Your Default Estimate Settings
The estimate settings screen is important for 2 different reasons: You choose the default budget (and overhead recovery factors) to use when estimating work You choose the default values for your estimate n...
guide estimate reports proposals custom reports Enhanced Estimate Reporting
One of the biggest features released in the first update of 2018 is our new and improved estimate reporting system. With a slew of new options, you will be able to create proposals that work best for your co...
standard estimate service estimate faq standard vs service What is the difference between a Standard and a Service Estimate?
LMN Offers the option to do a Service estimate (ie. recurring work such as Maintenance) or a Standard estimate (ie. non-recurring projects such as construction). The main differences between Standard and Ser...
budget estimate faq Do I have to have a budget in order to create estimates?
Yes, you do. Your budget is what LMN is going to use to make sure you're covering all the costs of the job: Labor - incl. wages, overtime, downtime, taxes/burden Equipment - incl. both leased and a fair re...