construction equipment costs

When a contractor estimates a new, remodel or renovation project he must determine the construction equipment costs that will become part of the contractor’s overhead expense. Estimating the cost of equipment for a project can be as challenging as calculating his labor costs. It will depend greatly on whether the equipment needed is owned by…

CONTINUE READING…

Construction Markup

Contractor markup is a given when hiring a contractor for your project. ¬†You will have a bid or negotiated contract that will include a percentage for the contractor’s overhead and profit. If you have requested a cost breakdown from your contractor you will likely see a percentage for their markup or profit. What you probably…

CONTINUE READING…