How might we make the cost estimates process more efficient for home improvement contractors?

A digital voice assistant that prepares home construction project cost ESTimates. 

The process of obtaining a cost estimate for a home improvement project can be a tedious and time-consuming process. It can include hand-written notes, locating photos, and reviewing videos to parse out relevant details. Current processes do not have an option to automate cost estimating, Esti does. 

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