Chapter 8

ESTIMATING, BIDDING & DOCUMENTATION

  1. ESTIMATING THE WORKING DRAWINGS
  2. THREE METHODS TO ESTIMATE
  3. THE HOME BUILDING COMPONENTS TO OBTAIN ESTIMATES
  4. ESTIMATING THE VARIOUS COMPONENTS FOR SLAB, CRAWL SPACE AND A BASEMENT
  5. VALUE ENGINEERING
  6. ESTIMATING MISTAKES
  7. FINDING SUITABLE SUBCONTRACTORS & VENDORS
  8. GETTING THE BID/QUOTES
  9. CONTRACTING