It can often be difficult to estimate the exact amount of material or fabric you’ll require for certain window treatments, such as curtains, drapes, blinds, shutters and shades. If you choose to complete this task yourself you will typically find that you haven’t ordered enough (or even too much) material. With that being said, hiring a professional to make these calculations can end up costing you more money than you bargained for. Even though it may be more expensive, you will rarely be disappointed when doing business with a reputable licensed contractors like Avalanche Roofing. However, to make this job a little easier and far more accurate you can now use a handy iPhone app.
ACE Curtain Quote
The “ACE Curtain Quote” app takes the hassle out of estimating how much material you will require for your window treatments. The app works in both imperial and metric measurements and will calculate the total costs based on the quantity of material, lining, interlining and making a specific job will require. You will then be supplied with a total cost for all these separate materials, so you know exactly how much fabric and material you will need and how much this will cost you.
The app can be used as an on-site tool for both designers and retailers of curtains and drapes, although it also comes in very handy for someone wishing to make these calculations in their own home. You have the ability to set up certain products onto the app, as well as saving them for future calculations. You will also find that many of the most popular window treatment products have already been saved to the app in order to make life a little easier.
- You will find extremely detailed instructions that are very easy to follow. These instructions will show you what you need to do first, as well as how to change specific settings and how the estimation screen needs to be used.
- The display screen is easy to navigate around and only the details you require will be shown on the display screen.
- The app will provide calculations in both imperial and metric form.
- The app will provide you with details of the exact quantity of materials required, as well as the total cost of these materials.
- You will find various window treatment products have already been saved to the app, so if you are looking for some of the more popular curtains, drapes or blinds then your job of calculating materials and costs becomes even easier.
The “ACE Curtain Quote” app can be found in the Business category of iTunes and will cost $29.99 to purchase and download. It is compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch and will require an operating system of iOS 3.2 or later. The latest update to the app made a few minor adjustments to the user interface in order to make navigation a little easier. The app has received numerous positive reviews from current users; the majority of which commented on how much time it saved them in making these necessary calculations. The app has been specifically designed and created with designers and retailers in mind, but can also be used by anyone wishing to decorate their home with new window treatments.