Focusing exclusively on residential work, ESTIMATING FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION, 2E provides a very visual, reader-friendly introduction to processes as it details the steps involved in accurately preparing a cost estimate. Packed with examples, the book clearly explains how to price excavation and site work, concrete, carpentry, masonry, plumbing, heating, and electrical work, as well as the general expenses and sub-trade work. It also covers the impact of green building practices and effective estimating "shortcuts".
- Paperback: 382 pages
- Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning; 2 edition (April 18, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 111130887X
- ISBN-13: 978-1111308872