If you are an architect or a contractor then it's always handy to have tools that work for you and help you get the job done better, smoother, and easier. The PlanGrid app for your iPod touch, iPad, and iPhone is a tool that can be used to create project plans, store photos, and specs. You are able to access this project planning app no matter where you are whether it be on the jobsite, in the office, or chatting with clients. Everything is kept organized and within reach so you aren’t shuffling through files and papers.
If you are constantly on the go for work, in and out of the office, then you need a way to stay organized and have what you need at your fingertips. This app strives to be just that tool for you. It allows you to have the most up-to-date plans with you at all times. You can even upload PDF drawings straight to the app and then it shares them with anyone on the team. What's even better is this syncing is done in real time. It makes conducting business a lot smoother and faster.
This app has five out of five stars from customers and in its recent update there were a number of improvements made. These included improved stability, a new photo browser, a new download summary tooltip, and a new project screen icon. You can also zoom in 150 percent and the app support iPhone 5 and iPad Air now.
A Feature-Packed Tool
This truly is a feature-packed business tool. It's hard to touch upon all the incredible features in this one such as the ability to markup your drawings and share them with the team, there is automatic hyperlinking of all the detail call-outs, there is automatic versioning and leaf-in of any revisions you make to your plan, and you can take pictures throughout the project and attach them to the blueprints. There is a filter system that lets you sort by revision, system, and more. The estimating tools can come in really handy for professionals as do the tracking features, submittal distribution, and RFI posting.
It’s very obvious that this construction project management app has been well-thought-out with its target user always in mind. The customer comments are all very similar, mentioning how simple the app is to use and the fact it offers such advanced and professional tools.
Can be used be professional contractors and architects
Always have your most up-to-date plans with you
Make mark ups to plans
Attach progress photos to your plans
Share information with team members in real time
The app is meant for professionals so the features can feel a bit overwhelming
The PlanGrid app can be used on your iPod touch, iPad, and iPhone and provides professional contractors and architects tools to help them stay organized and productive at all times, even out of the office.