Archdesk

A business management platform for construction companies

About Archdesk

Archdesk is a business management platform that’s adapted to your specific needs. It mirrors your company’s structure and optimises every workflow, giving you full visibility and control of your business.

From specialist to enterprise contractors, get a complete overview of every project in one place. Seeing your data in real-time lets you identify possible problems and make better decisions, empowering you to always finish projects on time and within the budget.

Archdesk gives you access to project management features like scheduling, RFIs and document management. Financial features like budgeting, procurement and invoicing. And operations features like reporting, supplier management and subcontractor management.

Because Archdesk is modular, each feature can be used independently of each other - or together as one multi-functional ERP. You choose how you want it.

You can also access HR, timesheets, forms, asset management and many more features that will help you run a successful business.

An open API calms any integration nerves. For example, Archdesk integrates with any accounting system, like Xero and Quickbooks, saving your team from repetitive, mundane data entry - and the mistakes these cause.

Pricing starting from:

N/A

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Key benefits of Archdesk

  • See how Archdesk works with a proof of concept demo before buying
  • Manage your whole business from one cloud-based location
  • Built around your actual workflows and processes, ensuring a straightforward onboarding
  • Grows with your business, handing you full control no matter your size
  • Integrates with many systems through an open API
  • Access from anywhere in the world, remotely
  • Hosted on AWS with multi-level redundancy, automatic fail-over and backup policies. This means it self-heals to guarantee you continuous availability
  • Devices

    Business size

    S M L

    Markets

    Andorra, United Arab Emirates, Albania, Austria, Åland Islands, Azerbaijan, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bahrain, Brunei, Belarus, Canada, Congo - Kinshasa, Switzerland, Cameroon, Cyprus, Czechia, Germany, Denmark, Estonia, Egypt, Spain, Finland, Faroe Islands, France, United Kingdom, Guernsey, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Greece, Croatia, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Isle of Man, Iceland, Italy, Jersey, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Latvia, Monaco, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Malta, Nigeria, Netherlands, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Serbia, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Singapore, Slovenia, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, Slovakia, San Marino, Turkey, Tanzania, Ukraine, United States, Vatican City, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe

    Supported Languages

    English

    Pricing starting from:

    N/A

    • Free Version
    • Free Trial
    • Subscription

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    Archdesk Software - Comprising a number of modular features, Archdesk wraps them all within one centralized space available for access across all web-enabled devices
    Archdesk Software - Manage all your documents from one place. PDFs, Drawings, Docs. Approval processes, revisions and collaboration with all stakeholders.
    Archdesk Software - Choosing the right man for the job has never been easier. Archdesk lets you speed-up, streamline, and automate a typically lengthy tendering process, to make the right choice in a fraction of the time.
    Archdesk Software - BIM - Work across 2D & 3D Models with all data structured inside of Archdesk. Take off, procure and schedule directly from 3D models.
    Archdesk Software - The Procure to Pay process can be used to manage any project in your company: from budgeting, purchasing, to final payments and project completion
    Archdesk Software - Create and track detailed to-do lists under projects, stages or single tasks and send notifications to remind on completion
    Archdesk Software - A standardized interface accessible from any device promises a user-friendly experience with quick navigational and data search tools
    Archdesk Software - Prioritize tasks by creating to-do lists for individuals or groups, delegating jobs and tracking progress
    Archdesk Software - With a full accounting system built-in, users can quickly preview and print professional invoices
    Archdesk Software - Good budgeting can be the difference between a profitable project and a financial fiasco. Manage your labor, cost, and schedule to never undervalue your project budget.
    Archdesk Software - Unlimited, centralized file storage keeps documents safely organized within project-specific folder structures
    Archdesk Software - Create a well planned programme of works for your projects, manage scheduled construction tasks, resources, responsibilities, tasks, and more. Use the Gantt chart view to see your projects outview, ensuring optimisation of resources, time, and costs.
    Archdesk Software - The Schedule tab aids the scheduling of works, assigning staff and assets to projects and previewing schedules as lists or calendars
    Archdesk Software - Quote tracking features record minimal gross margins, specific client payment terms or due dates set on quotation
    Archdesk Software - Phone integration tools also monitor and measure telephony KPI's including average call time, dropped-call percentage or first-call resolution
    Archdesk Software - Use permissions settings to control which groups of users are granted access to specific client data, information, files and notes
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    Archdesk Software - Comprising a number of modular features, Archdesk wraps them all within one centralized space available for access across all web-enabled devices
    Archdesk Software - Manage all your documents from one place. PDFs, Drawings, Docs. Approval processes, revisions and collaboration with all stakeholders.
    Archdesk Software - Choosing the right man for the job has never been easier. Archdesk lets you speed-up, streamline, and automate a typically lengthy tendering process, to make the right choice in a fraction of the time.
    Archdesk Software - BIM - Work across 2D & 3D Models with all data structured inside of Archdesk. Take off, procure and schedule directly from 3D models.
    Archdesk Software - The Procure to Pay process can be used to manage any project in your company: from budgeting, purchasing, to final payments and project completion
    Archdesk Software - Create and track detailed to-do lists under projects, stages or single tasks and send notifications to remind on completion
    Archdesk Software - A standardized interface accessible from any device promises a user-friendly experience with quick navigational and data search tools
    Archdesk Software - Prioritize tasks by creating to-do lists for individuals or groups, delegating jobs and tracking progress
    Archdesk Software - With a full accounting system built-in, users can quickly preview and print professional invoices
    Archdesk Software - Good budgeting can be the difference between a profitable project and a financial fiasco. Manage your labor, cost, and schedule to never undervalue your project budget.
    Archdesk Software - Unlimited, centralized file storage keeps documents safely organized within project-specific folder structures
    Archdesk Software - Create a well planned programme of works for your projects, manage scheduled construction tasks, resources, responsibilities, tasks, and more. Use the Gantt chart view to see your projects outview, ensuring optimisation of resources, time, and costs.
    Archdesk Software - The Schedule tab aids the scheduling of works, assigning staff and assets to projects and previewing schedules as lists or calendars
    Archdesk Software - Quote tracking features record minimal gross margins, specific client payment terms or due dates set on quotation
    Archdesk Software - Phone integration tools also monitor and measure telephony KPI's including average call time, dropped-call percentage or first-call resolution
    Archdesk Software - Use permissions settings to control which groups of users are granted access to specific client data, information, files and notes

    Features

    Total features of Archdesk: 133

    • API
    • Access Controls/Permissions
    • Accounting
    • Accounting Integration
    • Action Management
    • Activity Dashboard
    • Alerts/Notifications
    • Approval Process Control
    • Assembly Takeoff
    • Assignment Management
    • Audit Management
    • Audit Trail
    • BIM Modeling
    • Bid Management
    • Billing & Invoicing
    • Bills of Material
    • Budget Control
    • Budget Tracking/Job Costing
    • Budgeting/Forecasting
    • Buyer Management
    • CRM
    • Calendar Management
    • Calendar/Reminder System
    • Change Order Management
    • Checklists & Inspection
    • Client Tracking
    • Commercial
    • Compliance Tracking
    • Configurable Workflow
    • Construction Breakdowns
    • Contact Database
    • Contact Management
    • Contract/License Management
    • Contractor Management
    • Cost Database
    • Cost Tracking
    • Customer Database
    • Customer Portal
    • Customisable Forms
    • Customisable Reports
    • Customisable Templates
    • Customizable Fields
    • Data Import/Export
    • Document Management
    • Document Storage
    • Drag & Drop
    • ERP
    • Electrical Estimating
    • Electronic Plans
    • Enterprise Asset Management
    • Equipment Tracking
    • Estimating
    • Expense Tracking
    • File Sharing
    • Financial Analysis
    • Financial Management
    • For AEC Industry
    • Forecasting
    • GPS
    • Gantt/Timeline View
    • HR Management
    • HVAC Estimating
    • Historical Database
    • Incident Reporting
    • Industrial
    • Inspection Management
    • Integrated Business Operations
    • Inventory Management
    • Inventory Tracking
    • Invoice Management
    • Job Costing
    • Job Scheduling
    • Lead Management
    • Manufacturing Planning
    • Material Ordering
    • Mobile Access
    • Mobile App
    • Multi-Currency
    • Multi-Location
    • Multiple Projects
    • Multiple User Accounts
    • Order Management
    • Order Processing
    • Overrun Reporting
    • Permit Management
    • Photo Capture
    • Plumbing Estimating
    • Procurement Management
    • Progress Tracking
    • Project Accounting
    • Project Estimating
    • Project Management
    • Project Planning
    • Project Scheduling
    • Project Time Tracking
    • Project Tracking
    • Projections
    • Proposal Generation
    • Proposal Management
    • Purchase Order Management
    • Quotes/Estimates
    • RFI & Submittals
    • RFP Management
    • Reporting & Statistics
    • Reporting/Analytics
    • Rescheduling
    • Residential
    • Sales Approval
    • Sales Orders
    • Sales Pipeline Management
    • Scheduling
    • Search/Filter
    • Shipping Management
    • Spend Analysis
    • Staff Calendar
    • Status Tracking
    • Stock Management
    • Subcontractor Management
    • Supplier Management
    • Supply Chain Management
    • Takeoff
    • Task Management
    • Task Progress Tracking
    • Task Scheduling
    • Team Management
    • Third Party Integrations
    • Time & Expense Tracking
    • Timesheet Management
    • Version Control
    • Warehouse Management
    • Warranty Tracking
    • Work Order Management
    • Workflow Management

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    Reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5
    (22)
    Value for Money
    4.5/5
    Features
    4.4/5
    Ease of Use
    4.5/5
    Customer Support
    4.9/5

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    Gary B.
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    • Industry: Construction
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    The key to our growth

    Reviewed on 27/1/2020

    There is no doubt in my mind that we wouldn't have grown as far as we have without Archdesk....

    There is no doubt in my mind that we wouldn't have grown as far as we have without Archdesk. Knowing my company has a solid structure and system in place, I have every confidence that our growth will continue and will be manageable.

    Pros

    We looked at so many products that would fit our business and kept hitting dead ends. Then we found Archdesk and one of the key things for me was it's easy to use interface. I had confidence straight away in training current and future staff to use it with it's current and 'app' like approach. It's fully customisable and the support staff are very quick to respond to our queries. This is essential for a young business like ours that needs help putting systems in place to help us go to the next level. Every body within the company uses it now and the processes make it so easy for everyone to see what the next step is for each project. From enquiry to estimating and all the way through to project cost analysis.

    Cons

    It's hard to say anything negative really. Occasionally there is a minor glitch in the system presumably because they are making constant improvements. These are always dealt with quickly.

    David R.
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    • Industry: Civil Engineering
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Weekly for 1-5 months
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    • Likelihood to recommend 4.0 /10

    Seems great but not easy to implement

    Reviewed on 14/5/2022

    50/50. It has great potential.

    50/50. It has great potential.

    Pros

    Archdesk seems like it has great potential. The team is slowly implementing it and one of the biggest hurdles is that it doesn't seem very intuitive. I'm certain that with perseverance we will get there and it will invaluable, but we aren't there yet.

    Cons

    It isn't hugely intuitive, and whilst promises where made at the sales stage am not completely sold on the capability of the final product.

    Simon B.
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    • Industry: Construction
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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    • Likelihood to recommend 0.0 /10

    Incredibly Disappointing

    Reviewed on 2/7/2021

    Terrible.

    Terrible.

    Pros

    I am struggling to write anything positive about the system and can only say that the people are polite.

    Cons

    Archdesk is incredibly clunky, and inaccurate. It increases the duplication of administrative processes and worryingly it requires users to maintain documents outside the program, such as spreadsheets, to keep track of work. Of more concern is that the system fails in basic auditing and compliance. Staff were able to delete documents and evidence from the system without the Compliance Director being informed. With Grenfell being at the forefront of the digital revolution within the Construction Industry the accurate recording of works and data is absolutely vital.
    Our Finance department loathes the system due the incredibly poor integration with Xero and inaccuracies the system causes.

    Chris S.
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    • Industry: Construction
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 2+ years
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    The way of working has become far more efficient!

    Reviewed on 13/4/2022

    We introduce Archdesk in my previous company so I was aware of the system and the efficiency of the...

    We introduce Archdesk in my previous company so I was aware of the system and the efficiency of the company significantly improved when it was implemented. I have recently introduced it to my current company after knowing what the benefits were. Since then, there has been significant updates to the system which is great and very much look forward to learning what the system can do further.

    Pros

    The interface and simplicity of the system is concise and it allows all users to quickly pick up how the system works with minimum effort. The dashboard layout is fantastic as you can customise what information you want to see in real time without having to wait an age with older systems to download into a spreadsheet.

    Cons

    Generally everything that the system offers is great. As the software develops there is always ongoing improvements which is going to be beneficial including general tweaking with existing items.

    Emma S.
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    • Industry: Construction
    • Company size: 11-50 Employees
    • Used Daily for 1+ year
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    • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

    All under one roof to move with the times

    Reviewed on 28/2/2020

    This software package has improved the way we store and record data. The quote function has been...

    This software package has improved the way we store and record data. The quote function has been the best feature for us. Ensuring there can be no mistakes in setting the profit margin (Administrator Function) It is then easily transposed to a Purchase Order and with the tap of a button emailed directly to your supplier. Likewise with Invoicing. Its cut time down for paperwork, increased efficiency and once your up and running is easy to use. We haven't tapped into the Accounting side yet, but plan to gain further training with Archdesk in order to work with our Sage Accounting system. Archdesk support is also good, replying usually with 24 hours or less, either solving the issue or passing to the technical team. For an SME looking for an all round Package to store data, complete quotes, upload photos straight from site, issue Purchase Orders and Invoices, this is a great package and worth the monthly fee.

    Pros

    All our contract information can be kept in one place, and is easily accessed from site by Managers. Also quick and easy for sharing files with clients and sending our Purchase Orders to Suppliers

    Cons

    Can't flick easily between say quotes and files, you need to finish and save the quote before leaving it and being able to open other items.

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    Archdesk offers the following pricing plans:

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    • Pricing model: Subscription
    • Free Trial: Not Available

    Basic: up to 5 users £449 per month Enterprise: individual pricing

    Archdesk has the following typical customers:

    Self Employed, 2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001-5,000

    Archdesk supports the following languages:

    English

    Archdesk supports the following devices:

    Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

    Archdesk integrates with the following applications:

    FreeAgent, Google Calendar, Google Drive, NetSuite, QuickBooks Online Advanced, Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate, Xero

    Archdesk offers the following support options:

    Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support, Chat

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