RS Means Open Shop Building Construction Costs Data 2021
Available November 2020
The 2021 edition of Open Shop Building Construction Costs with RS Means Data incorporates the latest costs to accurately budget and estimate new commercial and residential construction, renovation work, change orders and cost engineering used in both Union and Non-Union shops and is aimed at estimating commercial and industrial projects or large multi-family housing projects costing $3,500,000 and up.
- Develop benchmark prices for change orders.
- Fill in gaps on preliminary estimates and budgets.
- Estimate complex projects.
- Substantiate invoices on contracts
- Price ADA related renovations
New for 2021: Updated costs, organized in MasterFormat 2018
Supplemental Information Included: Equipment Rentals, Crews, Historical Cost Indexes, City Cost Indexes, Location Factors, Reference Tables, Change Orders, Project Costs, Square Foot Project Size Modifier, Abbreviations
Level of Cost Detail: Unit Costs