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The electrical contractor’s guide to e-tendering

E-tendering has become more common in the UK electrical contracting landscape. Here’s what it’s all about:

Is sustainability a priority? How a paperless solution can help

Sustainability is more than just a trend, it’s become an expectation for businesses. Here’s how a paperless solution can help:

Managing the Fallout of Estimate Mistakes

Hopefully it doesn’t happen to you often, but sometimes, estimating mistakes happen. Here’s how to manage the fallout:

7 Steps for submitting a Request for Information (RFI)

Submitting a request for information is a core task in the tender process – here’s how to get the best results:

The rise of the automated home

What’s the opportunity for contractors in the automated home market?

Case Study: How William Farrell uses Countfire for rock-solid electrical bids

Electrical tenders are highly competitive and rely on a quality bid – here’s how William Farrell make theirs rock-solid:

Tips for effective management of electrical projects

What makes for a well-managed and successful electrical project? Here are a few tips for staying on-track:

6 Tips for reducing electrical estimate risk

There’s always risk involved with electrical estimates, but you can help to mitigate that risk. We’re looking at some tips here:

Case study: How AM Fire and Security Group use Countfire to help them grow

One of our early clients, AM Fire and Security Group, is here to talk about how they’re continuing to grow their business:

Is it worth bidding? A process for selecting the right contracts

There are many possible projects you could be bidding on, but which will be right for you? Here’s how to take a streamlined approach: