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Means Contractor's Pricing Guide: Residential Detailed Costs 2009 Book, 15th Edition
 The tool to use for making estimating easier!

Used by Contractors, Developers, Project Managers, Architects, & Finance Professionals.

  • Residential cost models for all standard building classes
  • Costs for modifications & additions
  • Costs for hundreds of residential building systems & components
  • Cost adjustment factors for your location
  • Illustrations

Easy-to-use construction pricing in two sections:

  • Square Foot Costs - More than 30 square foot cost models for the most popular types of residential construction.
  • Assemblies Costs - Hundreds of the most commonly used residential construction systems - with alternative components to match the type of work you are planning.

With more than 930 location factors that make it easy to adjust material and labor costs to your particular area in the U.S. and Canada.

Costs include residential single family and multi-family homes, and let you select between economy, average, custom and luxury levels.

This guide will help you:
  • Accurately estimate using square foot costs.
  • Customize the models provided to improve your estimate's accuracy.
  • Refine your preliminary estimate as design decisions are made.

Includes illustrations, step-by-step estimating instructions, and more.

Click here to view a sample page (PDF format).

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