There are 4 methods of updating costs. Each one is explained below
Select the services you want to adjust. Go to the "Update Costs" button located at the top right.
This will open the window shown below:
1. Update Costs from a File.
This will allow you to update costs by using a file (csv, xls) The program will ask you to choose the file and walk you through linking up the rows and headers to the spreadsheet. (see the screenshot below)
2. Update Costs Manually.
This provides a screen that allows quick and easy access to the values in a service related to cost.
3. Update Costs by a Percentage.
This allows an update of the Cost/Hour & Material Cost of the Run Table for the services selected.
4. Update Cost Multipliers.
An update for your "Cost Multipliers". This typically is used to capture overhead.
Updating a Services "Price Table"
You can open a specific service that uses a price table and use the "Increase Prices by %" window below. This will not change the cost of the job and will only affect this one price table.
Updating the markup
You can also adjust the markup table used by this service, this will increase the Price across the board by increasing the markup these all use.