The guide that gives Architects, Contractors, and Engineers the necessary cost information in today's construction world!
If you are an Architect, Contractor, or Engineer, then the 2018 DCD Guide to Construction Costs is the cost estimating handbook for you!
This guidebook covers costs for a wide range of construction jobs including: general construction, site work, concrete, masonry, metals, and more. These up-to-date costs are all organized in the 16-Division CSI Masterformat. The included Metropolitan Cost Index allows to you adjust the rates to your project’s location.
The Guide to Construction Costs also contains Quick Estimating Sections for preliminary and conceptual estimating (includes all labor, material, general conditions, equipment, and taxes). You will also find Average Square Foot costs for numerous types of sites (including housing, hotel, commercial, industrial, education, and medical locations). Also included are U.S Inflation Rates ranging from 1970 to 2017 to adjust to your needs!
Includes FREE Online Companion Tool!
When you purchase this book, you will receive an online companion tool that lets you recalculate every cost item in the book based on your own labor rates. You can develop your own customized costbook in PDF format! For a Free Demo of how the Online Edition works, please click here.
By purchasing this book, you will also receive the 2019 Edition, on a free 30-day risk-free trial basis!