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Title:
Landscape estimating methods
Author:
Fee, Sylvia Hollman.
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Edition:
Third edition, revised and expanded.
Publication Information:
Kingston, MA : R.S. Means Co., [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
ix, 303 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: Means landscape estimating. 2nd ed. c1991.
Language:
English
Contents:
A view of the landscape industry -- Materials and methods -- Equipment -- How to estimate -- How to take off quantities -- The skill of pricing -- Sample takeoff and estimate -- Bidding for jobs -- Job planning and scheduling -- How to use Means site work & landscape cost data -- Estimating maintenance costs.
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ISBN:
9780876295342
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Book

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Central Library SB472.565 .F4 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Provides a step-by-step, methodical account of the standards and procedures involved in landscape construction estimating, from the invitation to bid through job planning once the contract is signed. Includes coverage of the project analysis site visit, the quantity takeoff, estimating costs for material and labor, calculating overhead and profit, and bidding and scheduling. New chapters cover equipment and estimating maintenance costs. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


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