Construction Software

Construction Software

This new Construction Software product integrates all of the comprehensive accounting features found in Sage 50 Premium with specialized, construction industry-specific tools such as job costing, retainer calculation, progress billing, and insurance expiration date tracking for subcontractors. When you invest in Sage 50 software, you invest in the best construction business software available anywhere. Construction industry challenges such as proposal submissions, vendor tracking, and contract offers are handled quickly and easily using advanced automated features that let you get down to the business at hand. This software can be licensed for up to 30 users.

Accounting Business Solutions by JCS even offers a Sage 50 construction class that teaches you how to take full advantage of the management software’s many cutting-edge functions. From initial bidding to project close out, Sage 50 Premium Accounting for Construction is exactly what you need to build your profits and take your construction company to the next level.

NEW! Construction Basics

Sample Company for feature exploration
Construction Chart of Accounts template to facilitate quick startup
Additional mail merge templates:
Proposal transmit letter
Contract transmit letter
Customer welcome letter
New reports for progress billing, vendor insurance tracking, retainage, payroll labor burden, 1099s, and more…

Several existing job cost reports new and improved!

Tracking Subcontractor Insurance

Tracking insurance expiration dates is critical to vendor relationship management. Now you can store expiration dates, insurance company name, policy number, and policy limit for:

Workers’ Compensation
General Liability Insurance
Umbrella Insurance
Automobile Insurance
Tracking Subcontractor Insurance
Sage 50 will also warn you before entering a transaction using a vendor with an expired insurance policy!

Apply Labor Burden to Jobs

Labor Burden is the extra cost of labor in addition to an employee’s regular wages such as employer taxes, insurance, benefits, and vacation time.

Now you can set a burden % at the company and job level
Labor burden is automatically calculated based on a % of earnings
You can even modify the individual paycheck amounts!


In large jobs, funds are often held back to ensure satisfactory completion of work.  Now, on invoices and credit memos, Sage 50 will automatically calculate how much to retain. Printed invoices, credit memos, and customer statements (showing details) will list the retainers withheld as separate line items.

You can also enter retainer for vendor invoices and credit memos!

Progress Billing for Construction

Includes all the progress billing enhancements in Premium plus…

Customers can bill by…
% of work complete
% of estimated job revenue
Can create multiple Progress Billing invoices at one time based on user defined criteria
NEW! Progress Billing Report
NEW! Work in Progress Report

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