RSMeans is a cloud-based construction management software that is designed to help users create cost estimates and plan budgets. Its features include an estimate builder, pricing alerts, predictive cost data, and more. In this article, we cover user reviews and pricing. Ready to try RSMeans? Get a free trial.
What RSMeans Does Well
Users who gave RSMeans a positive review said that the software is simple to use and easily accessible from anywhere. Some of them commended it for providing accurate labor, material, and equipment cost estimates.
One user who gave RSMeans a positive review on Capterra said that it is a reliable tool in acquiring construction cost estimates, as well as labor, equipment, and material breakdowns. He said that the software’s accuracy enables him to effectively defend estimates to his clients. He also shared that it provides useful information specific to the location of the construction sites.
What RSMeans Does Not Do Well
Users who gave RSMeans a negative review complained about the software’s steep pricing plans. Some of them also mentioned that the reporting tools aren’t customizable.
One user who gave RSMeans a negative review on Capterra said that the software lacks customizable tools for creating reports and project estimates based on their specific requirements. He also suggested adding preset pricing estimates for specific countries that can be used for international projects.
RSMeans offers three customizable pricing plans that can be designed based on a user’s specific needs: Core (module starts at $217.23/year), Complete (module starts at $629.99/year), and Complete Plus (module starts at $4,499/year). The main differences between the plans include the timespan of data storage and access to premium features.
*All plans are paid in full at the start of the billing cycle.
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Check out the list below of some of RSMeans’ features:
- Search and Export Tools
- Estimate Builder
- Track Pricing Trends
- Customizable Pricing Alerts
- Predictive Cost Data
- Square Foot Model Estimator
- Cost Trends Analysis
Can multiple users access the system?
How can RSMeans help users create a more accurate project costing/estimate?
Here is a list of some of RSMeans’ popular integrations:
- AssetWorks Inc
- Beck Technology
- Building Systems Design
- Sigma Estimates
- TMA Systems