Tag: Building Material Takeoff Software

Concrete Takeoff

Concrete Takeoff

Concrete takeoffs are typically based on several specific areas: labor, materials, overhead, and profitability. Labor covers the amount of time it will take to place and finish the concrete, from setting up forms to finishing up the last of the work. How to Do a Concrete Takeoff Outline the area where you want the concrete to […]

Civil Estimator

What does a civil estimator do? A civil estimator is a construction worker whose duties are to bid on construction projects, assess project budgets, and work closely with management to determine how best to pursue a civil engineering project. These projects can include bridge building, highway construction, or rail construction. A Civil estimator is a construction […]

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, […]

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 […]

Residential Estimating

PORTFOLIO OF RESIDENTIAL ESTIMATING SERVICES PROJECTS Single-Family Residential Houses Multi-Family Residential Houses Duplex/Triplex Houses Custom homes Modular homes Apartments Bungalows Townhouses Mansions Condominium Home additions Home Improvements Remodeling What is residential estimating? For planning the construction of residential buildings, a proper cost estimate gives the idea of the potential costs that helps calculate markups, allocate […]

Commercial Estimating Services

Cost estimators collect and analyze data in order to determine the time, money, materials, and labor required to manufacture a product, construct a building, or provide a service. … They generally specialize in a particular product or industry. An average commercial steel building costs between $25 and $35 per square foot, including building package (I-Beams, purlins, […]

What is a Material Take Off in Construction?

Material take off (MTO) is a term used in engineering and construction, and refers to a list of materials with quantities and types (such as specific grades of steel) that are required to build a designed structure or item. This list is generated by analysis of a blueprint or other design document. In construction, a “takeoff” is the […]

Material Takeoffs service: What Is It?

What is QTO? “QTO” stands for quantity takeoff and it is basically a list of material quantities required to complete a construction project. The construction takeoff services are usually offered by professional estimators and can be outsourced from companies like QTO Estimating. Material take-off (MTO) is a term used in engineering and construction and refers to a […]