Knowledge Base

Install StartDeck

How to Find and Install StartDeck from the Google Workspace Marketplace.

Start a Project

How to copy a template and start a new project

Vendor Information

How to Add Vendor Information

The Project Page

Project page overview.

Forms & Fields

How to use sidebar forms and fields

Content Library

How to save text, images and tables to your content library

Using and Merging Google Maps

How to create and insert a Google Map to your document


How to Use StartDeck Tables Tables

Signatures & Tracking

Sign and track signatures

PDF Addenda

How to add PDF addenda to a report


How to use manage images and use image merge fields

Team Docs

How to Use Team Docs

StartDeck Platform Updates


Subscriptions and Billing

How to subscribe, unsubscribe and manage billing

Customize and Brand Templates

How to Customize and Brand Templates

Commercial and Multifamily Appraisal Guide

A workflow guide for how to complete commercial and multifamily appraisals using the StartDeck platform.

Working with Grids

Overview of working with land, sale, lease grids.

Database Search & Editor

Overview of Database search functions, using the Database Editor and Data sheets.

Adding Records to the Database

The article covers how to add individual records to the database, and bulk uploads.

Appraisal Data Schema, Data Views and Lists

This article provides an overview of how the appraisal data schema, views and lists work with the appraisal templates and project files.

Appraisal Data Table

Appraisal Data Table Overview

About Metadata Tables

Metadata tables contain information from valuation analysis, such as the number of comps, the average, data, low, average, median and high indicators, and more. This section described these tables, where they are and how they are used.

Appraisal Definitions

Appraisal terms defined

Google Drive Permissions

Permissions required by StartDeck