Can I Adjust for Occurrences?
Once the site map is completed, Instant Estimator will show an illustration of the services to be performed once.
Now the Instant Estimator can be tuned to reflect complexity and the number of times the service will be performed during the season.
i.e. 20 mows during the summer or 1 mulch applica...
How does Instant Estimator work?
Instant ***Estimator***is triggered when a measurement is completed on the Go iLawn Map screen.
The user will select a Smart Group (60" Mower), a measurement tool (Area) and begin to define a section of the map by clicking along the edge of the section (dropping dots) to create a perimeter.
How do I Adjust for a Difficult Property?
Complexity Slideris a feature on the Estimate screen
Complexity Sliderallows the estimator to Tune the estimate
Complexity Slider will over ride the global Smart Factors in lieu of specific conditions of the property to be serviced.
Instant Estimator and My Projects
Can I estimate my existing Go iLawn Projects?
Instant Estimator will work on your existing projects.
Open an existing Project map, you will notice that your groups will have some additional options when you open them for styling.
However Instant Estimator allows you to measure and es...
Instant Estimator Quick Start
Getting Started With Instant Estimator
Your Instant Estimator is Pre-Set with Smart Groups and Smart Factors that you can depend on for fast and accurate estimating.
All you need to do is search an address to create the project, click on a Group in the Left Panel of the Map and select the Ar...
What are Production Adjustments?
Smart Factors are set globally by the admin of the account on the Account screen.
Smart Factors are set and ready to use but can be adjusted to a faster of slower rate to reflect the reality of the company's crew performance.
Reasons for these adjustments can include:
average crew speed
What Are SmartFactors™ and How Do They Work?
SmartFactors™ are smart production factors. What makes them smart? They are the result of thousands of hours of field work and careful analysis of crew performances factoring:
Speed considerations based on a blend of:
SmartFactors™ are automatically...
What is a Category?
The Category is found on the Account Screen when you open a Default Services item (click on the Pencil)
The Categoryorganizes the spreadsheet output based on the Services used for the estimate.
The Default Services are applied to Smart Groups and the Categories arrange the groups under the Catego...
What is a Smart Group?
The Smart Group is a feature on the Map screen that holds map styles and Crew Services.
The user selects the Smart Group and then creates surface drawings (The Measurements) to trigger InstantEstimator to begin the calculations.
What is Go iLawn Instant Estimator
Go iLawn is a property assessment tool that creates Property Intelligence using aerial photography and onscreen measurement tools.
Low flying planes create the imagery and ERSI libraries provide the platform for a tool set that results in fast, accurate and effective site maps and estimates.
What is the Baseline of Performance
Instant Estimator comes ready to use with a set of Smart Factors.
Smart Factors are set at average production rates achievable by a crew with a reasonable level of professional experience.
This setting is referred to as the Baseline of Performance.
Adjustments to the Baseline can increase or decr...