Why go with Houzz Pro vs. Contractor Foreman

Our deep toolbox of time-saving features makes winning clients, managing projects, and handling finances a breeze. Some differences between Houzz Pro vs. Contractor Foreman are:

  • Unlike Contractor Foreman, Houzz Pro has built-in Takeoffs that lay the foundation for more detailed Estimates and bids that protect your bottom line. 
  • Houzz Pro raises the bar with design tools like a Room Scanner, 3D Floor Planner and AR Life-sized Walkthroughs.
  • Only Houzz Pro offers an engaged audience of millions of homeowners and lead generation tools like Targeted Advertising and a Custom Website.

To top it off, Houzz Pro doesn’t cap your onboarding support like Contractor Foreman does, so you may have more help getting started.

The Latest Houzz Pro Buzz

"My team all works in Houzz Pro and it really streamlines the process. The project manager in the field uses the estimation tool to create the budget for material or labor costs. Before we would have to type out the estimate, now we just plug in numbers which really speeds the process."

Where Houzz Pro wins as a Contractor Foreman alternative


Lightning Fast Takeoffs

Doing takeoffs is an essential part of any construction project. Unlike Contractor Foreman, Houzz Pro offers a built-in Takeoff tool to help you bid on jobs up to 10x faster. 

  • Upload plans or input measurements
  • Markup plans on-screen
  • Automate complex calculations
  • Convert takeoffs into professional estimates

Sell Big Ideas

Experience our 3D Floor Planner and you’ll get why Houzz Pro should be #1 on your list of Contractor Foreman alternatives. 

  • Scan a client’s space with the Houzz Pro app
  • Add proposed structures, fixtures, or furniture
  • Let your client experience every detail with an augmented reality walkthrough 

Let Houzz set you up for success! When Houzz Pros use the Houzz 3D Floor Planner or Room Planner  they are able to turn 10% more leads into clients.*


One Tool for Your Entire Workflow

If you haven’t noticed, some Contractor Foreman alternatives leave out key features that help you stay on top of your workflow, forcing you to pay extra for additional software to fill the gaps. Think email marketing, lead generation and advertising all the way to visualization tools and more. Houzz Pro offers these perks without the extra logins.

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What you get with Houzz Pro vs. Contractor Foreman

All Features

Houzz Pro

Contractor Foreman

Business Management




Online Payments

QuickBooks Online Integration

Financial Reporting

Client Dashboard


Cost Catalog

Mobile App

Mood Boards


3D Floor Planner



All Plans Except Starter



All Plans Except Starter

Task Management

Project Schedule

Pro & Custom Plans

Change Orders

Pro & Custom Plans

Daily Logs

Pro & Custom Plans

Time Tracking

All Plans Except Starter

Subcontractor Management

Pro & Custom Plans

Purchase Orders

All Plans Except Starter

Expense Tracking

All Plans Except Starter


Email Marketing

All Plans Except Starter

Premium Profile


All Plans Except Starter


Ultimate Plan Only

Get More Leads

Preferred Directory Placement

Ultimate Plan Only

Lead Generation Program

Ultimate Plan Only

Targeted Advertising

Ultimate Plan Only





Additional Users

$60/User/Mo. or Unlimited with Custom Plan

+8-Unlimited Ranges from $87-148/Mo.


Customer Support

Level Depends on Plan

Level Depends on Plan

Onboarding Experts

Pro & Custom Plans

Limited to 8 Hours on Highest Plan

*Based on the features available on Contractor Foreman and Houzz Pro in the U.S. in January, 2023. Please note that this information may have changed since publication. Visit the company websites for current prices and features.

Trusted by 3 Million+ Contractors and Design Pros


Houzz Pro Teams Up with Your Tools

While checking out Contractor Foreman alternatives, don’t forget the pros of a platform that plays well with others. Houzz Pro integrates with many of your favorite apps:

  • iCloud
  • Gmail
  • Exchange
  • Office 365
  • Outlook
  • QuickBooks Online

You won’t miss out on the same powerful integrations that other alternatives to Contractor Foreman offer.

More reasons to pick Houzz Pro vs. Contractor Foreman

With Contractor Foreman, you can install a widget on your website to funnel leads into a CRM, but you’ll need to manually upload leads from other sources. Houzz Pro’s CRM allows you to connect leads you get through Houzz and the custom business website that comes with your Houzz Pro subscription.

Hands-on Help

As the best Contractor Foreman alternative, Houzz Pro’s Stevie award-winning customer support team will make sure your move doesn’t affect your work. You even can copy-and-paste estimates or invoices directly into Houzz Pro from Contractor Foreman.

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Designed by pros for pros, Houzz Pro has all the features builders need–and at one-third of the price of CoConstruct.


Houzz Pro protects your bottom line with speedy e-signatures, online payments and a cost catalog.

*Based on a 2022 Houzz Pro Usage Study of U.S. Houzz Professionals across all categories. 

**Note: Not all features are included in every plan. Please view pricing and plans to find the plan right for you.

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