Ceiling Contractors

Below is a general overview of what to expect in your bid package.


Pre-estimated ceiling contractor projects for licensed contractors. These projects have been pre-estimated, and the specified quantity takeoff has been performed and listed because they are ready for bid. Each listing includes a pre-estimated construction project for licensed professional ceiling contractors. Each project up for bid includes an editable spreadsheet, Color Coded Markups, and a summary of the construction project. Upon purchase you will receive an email where you can download the project documents. "From Purchase to Bid 15 Minutes." 


Division 9 Ceilings Contractors can expect:


Editable Spreadsheet: a project spreadsheet has all the types, quantities and brands called out on the plans.


  • Material Line Items Needed
  • Labor Line Items
  • Brands Called Out
  • Possible Equipment Needed Such as Scissor lifts.
  • Measurements LF, SF, EA, ECT......
  • Rough estimate of project Hours X's Number of Guys


Markups: Markups are handy when awarded a project. 

  • Markups are color coded and list the quantities per page. 


Summaries: Summaries are helpful to get to learn about the project. 


  • Summaries from the GC and the estimator can be found in listing. This helps contractors decide if the project is a good fit for them.

Simply download the project documents and enter your supplier pricing and labor costs. You can also add any special needed costs according to your business setup.

Plug & Play:

  • Material Costs
  • Labor Costs
  • Markup%
  • Waste %
  • Material Tax








By Entering the Buy Bids Platform or purchasing construction services from Tool Tackle LLC, hereinafter referred to as DBA "Buy Bids" you acknowledge and agree to the following:




  1. Responsibility: The legal weight and responsibility for the construction services purchased from Buy Bids shall lie solely with the purchaser or the business acquiring these services.

  2. Indemnification: You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Tool Tackle LLC, Buy Bids, Pinch Estimating its owners, affiliates, associates, shareholders, officers, directors, employees, and agents from any claims, liabilities, losses, or damages arising out of the purchase and use of the construction services.

  3. No Warranty: Buy Bids provides construction services "as is" without any warranty or guarantee, expressed or implied. Tool Tackle LLC makes no representations or warranties regarding the quality, fitness for a particular purpose, or suitability of the services for your specific needs.

  4. Limitation of Liability: In no event shall Tool Tackle LLC, Buy Bids, Pinch Estimating its owner(s), affiliates, associates, shareholders, officers, directors, employees, or agents be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or punitive damages, or any other damages whatsoever, arising out of or in connection with the purchase and use of the construction services or its outcomes.

  5. Independent Evaluation: You are encouraged to independently evaluate the construction services and seek legal or professional advice as needed before making any purchase.




This disclaimer is governed by the laws of Pennsylvania, and any disputes arising from or related to the purchase and use of construction services shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within Pennsylvania.




By proceeding with the Entering of Buy Bids platform or purchase of construction services from Buy Bids, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to the terms and conditions set forth in this disclaimer.




Furthermore, Buy Bid projects have been pre-estimated by experienced professionals in the trades. It is the responsibility of the subcontractor/contractor bidding these projects to download the information and survey the information in the project documents thoroughly for bid requirements, Integrity, accuracy and expertise needed to perform project scope(s). Do not purchase any pre-estimated Buy Bids services unless you have solid professional experience in the trade(s)and or skill set(s) you are bidding of no less than 7 years. Do not purchase any pre-estimated Buy Bids services unless you have had an uninterrupted Valid consecutive 7 Years experience as a licensed contractor in the commercial, Residential or Industrial trades in which you intend to bid using our pre-estimated Buy Bid services. If you do not have at least 7 years and 1 day of experience in the commercial, residential or industrial trades you intend to bid on you are prohibited from purchasing projects for bidding purposes. If you are not a licensed contractor, you are also prohibited from purchasing construction project(s) for bidding purposes. If awarded or not awarded a project the outcome of all bid projects is the responsibility of the person or business entity submitting bid(s). All contractors must have experience with spreadsheets, plan markups, construction project summaries, contract reading, contract negotiations, billing Types (AIA), insurance requirements, Bonds, Shop Talk, Blueprint Reading, and the current construction bidding processes and so on.