Free Construction Estimate Template

This easy-to-use construction estimate and proposal template has been designed by BuildBook as a simple way for contractors, home builders, and remodelers to create and share estimates and proposals with prospective clients.

Included in this free estimating spreadsheet is a set of inputs, pre-built formulas and construction calculators, a worksheet to build and customize your estimates, and a downloadable or print ready view suitable for sending to your client. This template is provided free of charge, and can be used without restrictions using Excel or Google Sheets.

Download the template for free below and begin creating an estimate for your construction project in just minutes.

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A construction estimate template built for busy contractors, home builders, and remodelers

This all-in-one construction cost estimate and proposal template has been designed by team behind BuildBook with built-in formulas and project calculators to reduce the complexity and time it takes to estimate profitable projects and send your clients proposals ... and it's completely free!

Here's everything included with this estimate template

  1. A full set of step-by-step instructions that will guide you through every action
  2. Project and company input sheet to add your logo, company information and project details
  3. Construction category and subcategory input worksheet to organize the line items of your project and proposal
  4. Built-in construction calculators to generate unit and total costs, markup percentage, profit margins and more.
  5. A proposal cover sheet in print-ready format
  6. Detailed project estimate summary that is pre-populated and formatted for client presentation
  7. Client signature sheet in print-ready format

Build your construction estimate and proposal with just 3 simple steps

1. Add project details

Customize your construction estimate template

Use the input screens to include your company and project details, and to setup your cost categories and subcategories

2. Create estimate

example of a construction estimate in excel or google sheets

Build your estimate line by line with categories and subcategories; Add and calculate quantities, costs, and markup

3. Send proposal

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Print or download the auto-generated letter, estimate and signature sheets

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