Estimating for Home Builders / Edition 2 available in Paperback
Reduce cost overruns and avoid scheduling problems by developing complete and accurate construction cost estimates. Estimating for Home Builders describes the techniques--including the shortcut methods--that ensure success in the building business. Covers all of the necessary cost factors, such as materials, labor, tools, supplies, equipment, subcontracts, overhead, and markup. This edition presents information on computerized scheduling; tables, forms, and checklists; a glossary; and many examples including an actual floor plan and other drawings.