Estimating for Residential Construction

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Author : David Pratt


352 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2006

©2012 , Published


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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. In his signature clear, straightforward writing style, proven author David Pratt explains how to price excavation an... more


Ensures readers are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need for success as accurate and efficient residential construction estimators.

Modern approach to estimating includes the use of computers; ensuring readers keep pace with industry standards.

Thorough coverage explains how to prepare... more

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Completely up to date with the latest practices in the field, ESTIMATING FOR RESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION, 2E includes the most current methods of preliminary estimates and examples of how these methods are applied.

All-new carpentry examples include measuring carpentry work for alternative roof system... more