We’ve gotten a few customer requests to create pre-populated Pre-estimates— something handy if you happened to be writing about home projects and wanted to share your recommended honey-do items.

So we’ve got something for you: We now have a nifty little way to do just that. Say you wanted to share with your readers the labor cost to fix a faucet and paint a room. Just link to https://pro.com as you normally would, along with this format to list your items:

https://pro.com?items=fix+faucet,paint

Feel free to substitute the items in the link above to play around on your own!  Here are more technical details if you wanted them:

  1. List your items, separated by commas (no spaces), and replace any spaces between to-do items with a plus sign (+). e.g.:recaulk+windows,dig+moat
  2. Then create the full link by appending what you had just listed above to the end of “https://pro.com?items=”
  3. That’s it— your link should be ready for sharing: https://pro.com?items=recaulk+windows,dig+moat

Ta da!

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About the Author:

Pro.com is a full-service home remodeling and construction general contractor serving the greater Seattle, Denver, Phoenix, San Francisco, and San Jose area. Home improvement is hard, and we make it easier for you every step of the way. That starts by understanding your goals, whether it’s making a space more livable, expanding your home, repairing damage, adding room for relatives, or something completely different. We’ll work with you to ensure you’re happy with the project from start to finish.