Property measurement might have been a daunting task before, but not anymore.
With Attentive, you can get measurements of a property in just 3 clicks!
Now, you can answer more client queries and accelerate your business growth with this step-by-step tutorial on how to measure a property with Attentive.
Attentive provides a shortcut to property measurement, by fully automating the process.
This means you don’t have to spend hours drawing polygons on a screen.
But what if you want to make edits to the measurements you were provided with?
Attentive has got you covered there as well.
In this article, you will learn:
- How to measure a property with Attentive
- How to edit the measurements as per your requirements
- How does this impact your business
How to measure a property with Attentive?
Step 1 – Sign Up
Just sign up for a free trial using your name, email address, and phone number…. that’s it.
No credit card needed.
Step 2 – Choose Report
Attentive has a few pre made report types you could choose from. Each report covers different features and caters to different needs.
You also have the option to create your own custom report by selecting all the features you want Attentive to extract from the property.
Step 3- Enter Property Address
Once you have selected which report you want to generate, enter the address of the property you wish to measure, and let Attentive take it from there.
Once Attentive has fetched the correct property, you have the option to edit the lot boundary as per your requirements.
Just click on the edit polygon button in the toolbar, and make any changes you desire.
When done, confirm the lot boundary.
Step 4 – Confirm Take Off
You get to double check the lot address, price, estimated time before going ahead, if everything looks fine, click proceed.
That’s it. That is all it takes to measure a property using Attentive!
Attentive will do all the heavy lifting for you, and produce property measurements for all the features you selected.
And while the measurements are being done, you can check out the side views of the property.
How to edit the measurements as per your requirements?
Once Attentive has generated the property measurements, you can export the results as is, or you can tweak them as per your requirements.
Attentive comes with a host of editing tools to help with all your landscaping needs. Below (from left to right) we have mentioned what these tool can be used for :
Add Label: If you don’t want to mow/de-ice a certain section of the property; add that label to the output, so the report Attentive generates is labelled accordingly.
Edit Polygon: Click on this button if you want to edit a polygon generated by Attentive.
Add polygon: If you want to add a new polygon, that does not exist in the output, click this button. Once you have created a new polygon, select the feature you want to add it to (parking lot, lawn, beds etc.), and Attentive will update the measurements for you.
Add line: If you want to add more hard or soft edges to the property.
Add point: If you want to add more trees.
Split polygon: If you want to split an existing polygon, to make room for a sidewalk or beds etc.
Hole in polygon: If you want to cut a hole in an existing polygon, to make room for features like fountains etc.
Delete: Delete any feature Attentive extracted that you don’t want to see in the final report
Once you like the changes you’ve made, click save and Attentive will recalculate the property measurements.
How does this impact your business?
With Attentive, a property that previously took hours to measure physically, can now be measured within minutes!
Without having to draw any polygons on manual online tools.
Now the time needed to produce a quote for a client gets reduced drastically.
So you can focus on growing your business by answering more client queries in less time.
Or you can spend more time with your customers building client relationships.
Sign up for Attentive now and get 5 free measurements!