Normally, you’d expect to pay more for a tailored solution than something you can pick off the shelf. Whether handmade tools vs. a DIY store bargain or gourmet burgers vs. a fast food chain.
We associate higher costs with higher quality but, with certain specialised products, these assumptions are not always true.
Take accounting software for the UK construction industry – surely an industry standard, mass produced product will be more cost effective than something tailor made? Think again!
Purchasing a construction specific accounting package can save you both time and money in the short and longer term.