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Add a Category to the Cost Catalog


To add a category to the Material Catalogs in Procore Estimating.


When adding items to the Cost Catalog tool in Procore Estimating, you can choose to create a new category to organise items under. See What is the difference between a catalog, category and item in the Cost Catalog? for more information.

Things to Consider

  • Required User Permissions:
    • Standard' or 'Admin' level permissions on the Company level Cost Catalog tool.


  1. Navigate to your account in Procore Estimating.
  2. Click the Company Tools drop-down menu and select Cost Catalog.
  3. On the left side panel, locate the catalog you want to add a category to.
    Note: Click the expand arrow icon-expand-materials-esticom.png icon to expand the contents of a catalog if needed. 
  4. At the bottom of the catalog, click Add Category.
  5. Enter a name for the category.
  6. Click Add