Houzz Pro

Business management software for contractors and architects

About Houzz Pro

Houzz Pro is a business management software that is built for enterprises in the residential building, remodeling, and design industries. Contractors can utilize the platform to streamline payment scheduling and online invoicing processes as well as track activities through a client dashboard and project timelines.

Key features of Houzz Pro include marketing, customer relationship management (CRM), estimates, proposals, project management, project collaboration, client communication, product sourcing, invoicing, online payments, templates, a streamlined Selections tool, and design tools. With the 3D floor planner tool, remodeling professionals can create new floor plans and 3D models. The software provides various sourcing tools for designers, including the ability to build a complete product library across all vendors.

Using Houzz Pro, businesses can quickly build professional proposals and send them to clients for online approval. The software offers time and expense tracking and CRM tools to help users follow up on business processes. Other design tools include mood boards with background removal features and a 3D floor planner that enables contractors to plan in 2D and present projects to clients in 3D model.


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Reviews

Overall rating

4,4 /5
(806)
Value for Money
4,1/5
Features
4,2/5
Ease of Use
4,2/5
Customer Support
4,4/5

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Jo
Jo
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

HOUZZ for Kitchen and Bath Professionals

Reviewed on 2021/08/27

The lead generation is appreciated but confusing. Too much calling, emailing, texting. I try to...

The lead generation is appreciated but confusing. Too much calling, emailing, texting. I try to contact most leads but few return my calls or emails. Sometimes they are confused as to why I am calling. Some, I think, just tell HOUZZ something because they got too far into the query.

Pros

After almost 10 years with HOUZZ I feel the cost is worth it. We have a large metropolitan area we include in our advertising. The ability to show potential customers our projects is the number 1 reason we use it. Although many features have been added, the only other one we use is the lead generating aspect. It takes attention and time but we do get some good leads that turn into projects.

Cons

All of the added features are included in other software we already use such as DropBox , Quickbooks, and Asana. Starting over did not make sense for us. I have looked at some of the features but they appeared to take too much time to get started.

Response from Houzz

Hi, Jo, thank you for your review and for trusting Houzz for so long! We're happy to hear advertising and our leads have helped your business grow, but would love to show you how to get so much more out of some of our other features. We encourage you to connect with your client success manager so that we can show you all the capabilities available to you! Additionally, we really appreciate your feedback on how the lead system operates and we've communicated your concerns to our product team.

-The Houzz Pro Team

Katie
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  • Industry: Architecture & Planning
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 1-5 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 5.0 /10

Houzz Pro/Ivy

Reviewed on 2024/04/05

Right now I am waiting for a response about being billed twice. Customer service is ruining the...

Right now I am waiting for a response about being billed twice. Customer service is ruining the experience for me.

Pros

I have tried many programs out there for Interior Designers and each is missing something or another. Ivy was great until it sold to Houzz. I do think Houzz has improved over the last 4 years. Houzz checks the most boxes of any of the programs I have tried. Client interface is important to me and they make it very easy for the client to approve and pay.

Cons

Customer service. Cost. All the phone calls. I don't want to use the Leads part of Houzz. Just the project management software.

Michael
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Monthly for 6-12 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 0.0 /10

Beware of predatory business practices

Reviewed on 2024/04/04

I wouldn't recommend them to anyone and would warn anyone interested in evaluating the trial to be...

I wouldn't recommend them to anyone and would warn anyone interested in evaluating the trial to be very wary of the predatory business policies. They have no interest in providing any leniency to errors and will continue to bill you for up to 12 months after requesting a cancellation.

Pros

From a software perspective the platform seems fine. We evaluated it for use but decided not to proceed with a purchase. Unfortunately, due to an administrative oversight, we failed to cancel the free trial and have been being billed for the past 12 months for a product that we neither used, needed nor wanted. After attempting to contact the company - they refused to process any refund or cancel the subscription. So they continue to bill us. As a small business this is a non-trivial expense. Very unethical business practice.

Cons

Houzz pro has demonstrated deplorable & predatory business practices. While we respect their prerogative to adhere to every letter of their trial policy - we find their practice to be extremely unethical. After contacting them to inform them that there was an oversight in the cancellation of the subscription - they refused to stop billing us for the product, even though we never used it beyond the trial date. We are a small business and this is not a trivial expense. As a business, they certainly have the ability to practice ethically and cancel subscriptions in the cases of administrative oversight, given evidence that the product was never used beyond the trial date. Throwing their hands in the air and pointing to the policy as though they are powerless to do anything is extremely disappointing. Even if they kept the payments for the first few months of the oversight and then canceled the subscription, that would have been acceptable.

Response from Houzz

Michael - this is absolutely not the experience we want you to have - we are happy to make this right - please contact me - sending you my info - Chloe Siegmann

Aaron
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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  • Likelihood to recommend 2.0 /10

Overall a great program.

Reviewed on 2024/04/05

Pros

I love the estimate and invoicing features. I also really like the floor plan feature.

Cons

It has a very steep learning curve. I’ve used it for over six months and am still learning how to use it.

Alternatives Considered

Jobber and Contractor Foreman

Reasons for Switching to Houzz Pro

Price and features. It has all the features I was looking for
Jacob
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  • Industry: Construction
  • Company size: Self Employed
  • Used Daily for 1-5 months
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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Mountain Front Construction

Reviewed on 2024/03/28

Excellent from time of purchase to first job accepted it has been a real game changer

Excellent from time of purchase to first job accepted it has been a real game changer

Pros

Houzz Pro offers us the ability to get estimates out quickly and accurately and helps us manage the flow of jobs. It’s a real time saver.

Cons

Have not found anything we don’t like yet but I would like the ability to 3d draw exterior options for people as well as decks and landscaping.

Alternatives Considered

Bluebeam Revu

Reasons for Switching to Houzz Pro

I liked how easy and straight forward it was to use and I absolutely love all the additional features.
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Houzz Pro FAQs

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Houzz Pro offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$85,00/month
  • Pricing model: Free Version, Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

Houzz Pro is offered across three pricing plans, outlined below. • Starter: $85 billed monthly or $52/month billed annually • Essential: $129 billed monthly or $85/month billed annually • Pro: $199 billed monthly or $137/month billed annually • Ultimate: $499 billed monthly or $399/month billed annually

Houzz Pro has the following typical customers:

Self Employed, 2–10, 11–50, 51–200, 201–500, 501–1 000

Houzz Pro supports the following languages:

English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish

Houzz Pro supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

Houzz Pro integrates with the following applications:

Gmail, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Outlook, QuickBooks, iCloud

Houzz Pro offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support, Chat

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