Category: MEP Estimation

Structural Steel Estimating

Structural steel is normally priced by weight, so having a firm idea of what structural sections will be used and the meaning of the lettering of each section is important for developing an accurate estimate. Get to know more. Metal Fabrication Costs One ton of steel costs about $400. To have this fabricated and one coat of […]

Wood and Plastic Restoration and Cleaning

Wood and Plastic Restoration and Cleaning

You may have a piece of furniture that is soiled, slightly scratched and worn, but notdamaged badly enough to require stripping and refinishing. You may own a valuable antiquewhose beauty might be enhanced but whose quality could be greatly diminished if you strippedthe old finish away, or did anything more than dust the piece. You […]

Home Construction Cost Estimation Calculator

Building Construction Estimating

Cost of construction = Area of plot x Construction rate per Sq. ft. If Someone wants to know how this cost comes and asks about what is the cost of materials and labor, then we need to calculate material quantity separately. Construction Cost means the contract price (expected to be specified in a Construction Contract), net of applicable taxes, […]

Lumber Takeoff Services

Estimating a Framing Takeoff

Calculate the Studs Multiply the total wall length (in feet) by 0.75 (for 16-inch on-center stud spacing). Add three studs for each 90-degree corner. Add four studs for each 45-degree corner. Add two studs for each wall intersection (where another wall abuts the wall you are estimating). How do I estimate labor framing? Framing labor […]

How much does it cost to remodel a 5×7 bathroom?

A typical 5×7 bathroom remodel costs $4,200 to $9,600. Small bathroom renovations cost $2,000 to $5,000. One-day bath or shower remodels from Rebath or Bath Planet cost $4,000 to $10,000. The average cost to remodel a 5×7 bathroom ranged between $3,500 to $7,000. A 5×7 bathroom totals 35 square feet. This is typically the smallest full bathroom […]

What is the average cost to replace plumbing?

Average Cost to Replace Plumbing. Replacing plumbing costs anywhere from $350 to $2,000 or more depending on the size of the project. Regardless of repairing or replacing, plumbers cost anywhere from $45 to $150 an hour, usually with a minimum charge, a higher first hour charge, or a trip fee. How much does it cost to plumb […]

Should You Hire an Estimator?

Why is an estimator important? In real life, estimation is part of our everyday experience. … For students, estimating is an important skill. First and foremost, we want students to be able to determine the reasonableness of their answer. Without estimation skills, students aren’t able to determine if their answer is within a reasonable range. ESTIMATE […]

Hire Best Construction Estimating Professionals

Here’s How to Find Talented Estimators Experience collecting historical data to estimate costs for projects. Consulting with clients, personnel in other departments, construction foremen, and vendors, to solve problems. Prepare any estimates used by management for planning, scheduling work, and organizing. Use a process to help you narrow your search for the best estimator. Process: […]

Mechanical Takeoff and Estimate

Mechanical Estimating Estimating mechanical systems is one of the services we offer. We can supply estimates for a wide range of projects, such as fabrication, engineering, HVAC installation, freezing and insulation systems, and plumbing lines and systems design. All the mechanical equipment is taken into account for mechanical takeoffs, including air handlers, air conditioners, duct […]

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