Tag: Illinois Construction Estimating Services

How to Estimate New Home Construction Costs?

Find a Builder professional the easy way. To estimate building costs, calculate the size of your house in square meters and multiply by the estimate provided by your local council. Cost will also depend upon standards chosen. A “project” brick veneer home may be $1000m2 while a “high standard finish” brick veneer house is estimated at $2250m2. To figure […]

Construction Price Estimator Virginia

The Virginia Building Construction Cost Database is a collection of project cost information maintained by the Division of Engineering & Buildings (DEB).  Summary data from the database is provided for reference by state agencies for use when planning capital projects.  Periodic updates of this data will be posted on the DEB website. The posted summaries provide average construction costs for various building types. These average construction […]

Illinois Construction Estimating Services

Back to Basics: What is a Construction Estimate? While construction estimates are hardly always accurate to the cent, successful projects start with accurate and detailed estimation efforts. If not, there can be ethical and even legal risks. For instance, in March, the SEC launched a federal probe into two leading construction contractors to uncover why their estimates […]