Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Roofing  book cover
1st Edition

Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Roofing

ISBN 9780415344128
Published June 23, 2005 by Spon Press
172 Pages

USD $79.95

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Book Description

Specifically written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Roofing contains accurate information on thousands of rates, each broken down to labour, material overheads and profit.

This is the first book to include typical project costs for slating and tiling, sheeting, cladding and other coverings, rooflights, underfelt and battens, repairs and alterations, and different sized houses.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Unit Rates  Part 2: Project Costs  Part 3: Alterations and Repairs  Part 4: Approximate Estimating  Part 5: Tool and Equipment Hire  Part 6: Business Matters  Part 7: General Construction Data

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Bryan Spain is a consultant quantity surveyor who specialises in building and civil engineering costs. He has worked in local government, private practice and contracting organisations. He has also written over 45 books, mainly on construction costs.