BNi Building News Remodeling Costbook 2021 Edition (print + pdf download)
Printed book PLUS instant pdf eBook download
Meet the challenge of estimating remodeling work with this indispensable guide!
Commercial remodeling work involves dealing with existing conditions, ordering materials in reduced quantities, and working around on-going operations. Estimating the cost of this kind of work can be a real nightmare ... unless you have the 2021 BNi Remodeling Costbook. If you do remodeling work, you can depend on it to provide the data you need when you're preparing an estimate, evaluating a subcontractor's bid, or submitting a formal budget proposal.
It puts at your fingertips accurate and up-to-date material and labor costs for thousands of cost items, based on the latest national averages and standard labor productivity rates. What's more, the 2021 BNi Remodeling Costbook includes detailed regional cost modifiers for adjusting your estimate to your local conditions.
This new Costbook features:
Material costs for thousands of items based on current national averages (including allowances for transport, handling and storage)
Labor costs based on the prevailing rates for each trade and type of work, PLUS man-hours tied to each unit cost, so you can clearly see exactly how the labor cost was calculated and make any necessary adjustments
Equipment costs -- including rental and operating costs
- Square-foot tables based on the cost-per-square-foot of hundreds of actual projects -- invaluable data for quick, ballpark estimates
All data is categorized according to the CSI division format. This industry standard provides an all-inclusive checklist to ensure that no element of a project is overlooked. In addition, to make specific items even easier to locate, there is a complete alphabetical index.
With the 2021 BNi Remodeling Costbook, you'll save yourself time and effort, while protecting yourself from hidden costs, cost overruns, oversights, and hazardous "guesstimates".
Make estimating remodeling costs easy and order your 2021 BNi Remodeling Costbook now!
Free pdf eBook version available upon request! By purchasing this Costbook, you will also receive the 2022 version on a no-risk free-trial basis.