How To Avoid a Bad Final Punch List Experience on Your Next Project

How To Avoid a Bad Final Punch List Experience on Your Next Project

In a previous article I described what a punch list is. Summary: When the job has reached the point of substantial completion – meaning that the project is complete and usable, except for a few minor deficiencies – the customer and contractor(s) do…

New ArchiSnapper developments - september 2016

New ArchiSnapper developments – september 2016

Here’s an overview of the ArchiSnapper improvements we’ve released during september 2016: Add observations and issues directly to drawings/PDF plans Open a drawing from the ArchiSnapper App on your phone/tablet, and simply tap on it to add issues or observations. This…

New ArchiSnapper developments - summer 2016

New ArchiSnapper developments – summer 2016

Here’s an overview of the ArchiSnapper improvements we’ve released this summer. Share observations online with non-ArchiSnapper users Next to sending out complete PDF reports to your contacts, you can now also share issues directly online with others, no ArchiSnapper account required….

2015: Even Better and Easier Field Reports and Punch Lists

2015: Even Better and Easier Field Reports and Punch Lists

2015 was a big year! A climate change deal was reached by about 200 countries, flowing liquid water was found on Mars, and my favourite soccer team – FC Barcelona – won the Champions League. During 2015, you’ve also grown…

ArchiSnapper - Video Review From a User

ArchiSnapper – Video Review From a User

One of our users, Todd Dawalt (http://www.constructionleadingedge.com/), did an awesome job reviewing ArchiSnapper in a video. He explains the pain point of field reports, and how ArchiSnapper is saving him headaches and tons of time. We are so pleased with…

Why Good Field Reports Will Save You Time (And Maybe a Court Claim)

Why Good Field Reports Will Save You Time (And Maybe a Court Claim)

Compiling field reports is one of the less glamorous aspects of a career in architecture and it is probably not your favorite part of the job, but it is vital that you have good practice in place for writing your…

The building blocks of a professional construction field report

The building blocks of a professional construction field report

Architects visit job sites regularly, in order to take note of the status and progress of a construction project. Afterwards they send out their observations. Why? There are often many people and companies involved in a construction project, so there…

How to Sketch on Your iPad, iPhone or Android?

How to Sketch on Your iPad, iPhone or Android?

As an architect who visits job sites on a regular basis, you often need to make sketches to clarify things to other parties in the construction process, or to take home for further processing. Tablets are a step above replacing…

More Than Just an "App" For Your Next Punch List, Site Report or Snag List

More Than Just an “App” For Your Next Punch List, Site Report or Snag List

ArchiSnapper – our app to make field reports, snag lists and punch lists easy instead of boring – is a combination of online cloud software and a mobile/tablet app. Why? Why not just a mobile app? Because both components offer benefits that…