Nick Schiffer
loves Buildertrend

Custom homebuilder. Craftsmanship expert. Host of “The Modern Craftsman” podcast. Nick’s one of the industry’s leading contractors – and he counts on us to help keep him at the top.

Nick Schiffer, Owner
NS Builders

Nick + Buildertrend.
A success story.

NS Builders thought they were getting a tool to better communicate with clients. Instead, they found their secret weapon for overarching, overnight success.

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Take his word for it …

Why can’t you go a day without logging into Buildertrend?

I love seeing the progress on my projects. As the owner, I’m usually focused on working on the company, but this allows me to stay connected to what’s going on with jobs.

Logging into Buildertrend
Real time updates

How is your team better with Buildertrend?

It allows them to get real-time updates on how they’re doing, whether it’s based on the schedule or budget. They can also recap their day and learn how to best communicate that since we’re sharing with the owners as well as the entire team.

What’s the biggest change Buildertrend made to your business?

We’re capturing more job costs, allowing us to be more accurate during billing as well as estimating.

Billing and estimating

Nick’s favorite features


Daily Logs

With a click of a button, you can document and share important information with employees, subs, vendors and clients.

  • Automatic notifications
  • Voice-to-text
  • Automatic weather recording


Time Clock

Trouble tracking employee hours? We can help.

  • Clock in/out from the app
  • See who’s clocked in/out any time
  • Pinpoint exact location
  • Run payroll reports and more



Keep your team on the same page to keep your project on schedule.

  • Create RFIs quickly from any product feature
  • Assign questions to team members or subs
  • Set response deadlines and reminders
  • Manage and share final approvals

Want to hear more?

Listen to Buildertrend podcast episodes featuring Nick.

Live from Buildertrend University: NS Builders | Episode 15

The Building Code is live from Buildertrend University with NS Builders’ Nick Schiffer.

Live from IBS with Nick Schiffer: NS Builders | Episode 52

Nick Schiffer of NS Builders joins us on the podcast to talk about New Year’s Resolutions and construction industry improvements.

Live from IBS: The Expectations Game Panel | Episode 53

Listen to this week’s episode, live from the International Builder’s Show.

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