4th Edition

Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Plumbing and Heating
Unit Rates and Project Costs, Fourth Edition

ISBN 9780415469050
Published September 8, 2008 by Spon Press
244 Pages

USD $79.95

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Book Description

All the cost data you need to keep your estimating accurate, competitive and profitable.

Do you work on jobs between £50 and £50,000? - Then this book is for you.

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

The first book to include typical project costs for:

  • rainwater goods installations
  • bathrooms
  • external waste systems
  • central heating systems
  • hot and cold water systems.

Table of Contents

Preface  Introduction  Part One: Unit Rates  Part Two: Project Costs  Part Three: Business Matters  Part Four: General Data  General Construction Data  Index

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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 50 books, mainly on construction costs.