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BNi Building News introduces the new 2018 Costbooks

BNi Building News introduces the new 2018 Costbooks

Complete with customizable tables and projection estimates

VISTA, CA., Sept. 29, 2017 -- BNi Building News today introduced their new 2018 costbooks.  The BNi Costbook series, which is now in its 25th year of publication, covers everything from home remodeling to public works to general construction.  Each title includes accurate estimates from actual projects, man hour tables, and geographic cost modifiers to give estimators the best resources for precise estimates. 

The BNi Costbook series includes:

BNi General Construction Costbook (Also available in a CSI MasterFormat)
BNi Facilities Manager’s Costbook
BNi Electrical Costbook
BNi Home Remodeler’s Costbook
BNi Public Works Costbook
BNi Mechanical/Electrical Costbook
BNi Home Builder’s Costbook
BNi Remodeling Costbook

“The reason the costbook series has been our longest running and most successful publication is because it’s practical and extremely useful on any project you have,” states BNi Building News President, Bill Mahoney. “We strive to make sure our rates and projections are the most accurate in the industry.”

In addition to the labor and material costs in the costbooks, each title contains access to an online ebook with a customizable PDF through ConstructionWorkZone ( The online PDF allows estimators to customize any of the costbooks to specific rates and overheads outlined based on specific projects.  For more information on the new BNi Building News costbooks or to purchase any of these new titles, please visit

About BNi Building News

BNi Building News has been one of the most comprehensive and reliable sources for construction books, legal form, building codes, cost estimating tools and more for over 70 years. Established as a premier construction book publisher, we provide the newest titles in the construction trade to architects, contractors, engineers, design-builders, inspectors and more. We strive to deliver a customer experience unlike any other in the construction industry with every customer we engage with.  BNi Building News assures the most current and relevant information available through close contact with key leaders in the areas of architecture, engineering and construction along with officials from various government agencies.

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