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DCD Digital Magazine One-Year Subscription/Renewal With Access to the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator

Product Code/ISBN: DCDARCH1-1863

A full year subscription to DCD's Digital Magazine with access to the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator

Please Note: For immediate access to the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator, please create a free subscription on We will upgrade you to gold access within 24 hours (M-F).

DCD is the industry's number one source of square-foot cost estimating data based on actual projects. And with the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator, you have an incredibly powerful online tool that gives you detailed square foot costs for practically any building type with just 6 clicks of your mouse!

Featuring accurate cost details for over 1,700 actual building projects, the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator is unlike any estimating tool you've ever used before.

Simply select a project similar to what your or your client is conceptualizing. Change the location and date to anytime through 2020 and move to over 600 locations. Press Target – and a new cost model is instantly created for you! You can use the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator to:

  •     Quickly get the cost of different "what if" scenarios
  •     Experiment with different buildings in markets you've been thinking about
  •     Examine what is included in the Cost Divisions – then add, change or remove to fit your needs.

No other construction estimating tool can beat the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator for speed, accuracy and ease of use.

Guide to Construction Costs

Also includes:

The brand-new 2021 edition of the DCD Guide to Construction Costs
Whether the job is for general construction, remodeling, building maintenance, or repair, the DCD Guide to Construction Costs provides the most accurate and up-to-date data for material and installation costs, labor and equipment rates, and even adjusted allowances for overhead and profit,  all organized in the 16-Division CSI MasterFormat.

Design Cost Data Digital Magazine
For the industry’s leading resource on preliminary building costs and historical construction costs, look no further than the digital edition of Design Cost Data magazine. The digital DCD magazine issues include square foot building costs from real buildings across the nation, material cost trends, square foot cost guides and more informative industry articles.

Whether you’re a general contractor, an appraiser, an architect or anyone who frequently works with design cost data, you can benefit from the information provided in the digital DCD magazine for preliminary and conceptual estimating.

NOTE: To access the DCD SimplEst Square Foot Estimator, please register on (registration is free). Then, please call us at 1.888.264.2665 (M-F) between 9:00 AM and 7:30 PM Eastern time, and we will confirm your purchase and activate your access to the SimplEst Square Foot Estimator