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RubySketch Partners with Simpson Strong-Tie

We are proud to announce that as of today, RubySketch has partnered with Simpson Strong-Tie – the world leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions. With offices located throughout North America, Europe, and Australia, Simpson Strong-Tie is the most recognized global connector brand in the residential construction industry.   In the words of our Director, […]


Supporting Our Friend: Builders Profits – Workshop

Our friends Builders Profits are offering a Workshop to help improve your success in 2017.   If you have a business in the construction industry (in Australia or North America), and need help growing your business, then this Workshop by Builders Profits will help you get on track fast. From the words of Builders Profits: ‘Discover the 5 […]


PlusSpec v16.3.5 Release Notes

Minor Update (16.3.5): This update includes the following improvements: Fixed an issue with syncing material libraries in the Settings Tool. Updated materials for the Joist Tools. Don't forget to sync your materials.


PlusSpec v16.3.4 Release Notes

Minor Update (16.3.4): This is an update for SketchUp 17 and includes the following improvements: Fixed an issue with the cornice in the Ceiling Tool. Fixed an issue with the MEP Tool. Fixed an issue with the Drop to Wall function. Fixed an issue with the splashscreen buttons. General improvements and optimization.


PlusSpec v16.3.3 Release Notes

Minor Update (16.3.3): This update includes the following improvements: Fixed a thickness issue in the Joist & Ceiling Joist Tools. Fixed Takeoff header naming errors. Fixed a custom material thickness error and wall preview error for the Lightweight Multi-Skin Wall. Fixed a Takeoff Export Excel issue with a forward slash ('/') in the layer name.


PlusSpec v16.3.2 Release Notes

Minor Update (16.3.2): This update includes the following improvements: Fixed Skillion/Shed Roof fascia height error. Added missing fascia material to Reverse Dutch Gable option. Fixed Wall Surface Tool draw error. Bomb Tool moved into the Component Tools.


PlusSpec v16.3.1 Release Notes

Minor Update (16.3.1): This update includes the following improvements: Updated splashscreen. A new internal bifold door option (single & double) has been added. Skirting enable/disable issue has been fixed. Slab drawing issue has been fixed. Previously, if you tried to generate a slab from an edge/line made up of multiple segments, the slab would not have been [...]


PlusSpec v16.3.0 Release Notes

So what’s new in PlusSpec 16.3? This update is packed with new tools and features that we know you’ll love. See the full notes below: Interior design in 3D is now a reality!  Introducing the most powerful and easy-to-use  Paint Tool EVER!  You now have a full color atlas, with 5040 named colors at your finger tips. […]


Our Friends at Builders Profits are hosting a FREE Webinar

At PlusSpec, we know how important it is to support friends Builders Profits are hosting a FREE webinar for Construction Industry Professionals, and they have asked us to help them spread the word.   Dates: Wednesday 24th & Thursday 25th August, 2016   There is a morning webinar and an evening webinar to choose from - [...]


PlusSpec Wins the 2016 ABA100 Technology Innovation Award

PlusSpec Wins the 2016 ABA100 Technology Innovation Award August 2016 SYDNEY, August 12, 2016 - RubySketch announces that its Design, Construction and Estimating software, PlusSpec, has been recognised as the ABA100 Winner in The Australian Business Awards 2016 for Innovation and Technology.   “For over a decade, The Australian Business Awards have recognised organisations that provide their clients [...]