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Contractor's Business Handbook: Accounting, Finance, Tax Management, Cost Control
By Brand: R.S. Means Company
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ean: 9780876291054, isbn: 0876291051,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
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National Building Cost Manual 2015
By Craftsman Book Co
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ean: 9781572183056, isbn: 1572183055,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 20 reviews
Square-foot costs for residential, commercial, industrial, military, schools, greenhouses, manufactured homes, fire stations, libraries, churches, government offices and farm buildings. Includes important variables that can make any building unique from a cost standpoint. Quickly work up a reliable budget estimate based on actual materials and design features, class of construction, area, shape, wall height, number of floors, and support requirements. Includes easy-to-use software that

Construction Change Orders: Impact, Avoidance, and Documentation
By McGraw-Hill Professional
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ean: 9780070482340, isbn: 0070482349,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Change orders? Make sure you come out on top. Find out how to prevent change orders from eating into your firm's profits in Construction Change Orders: Impact, Avoidance, Documentation. Award-winning author and seasoned construction contractor James L. O'Brien shows you how to come out on top in any change order situation. He shows you step-by-step how to implement a change-order free strategy that helps boost your reputation, ensures repeat business, and enhances your long-term profitability.

Insulating Concrete Forms Construction : Demand, Evaluation, & Technical Practice
By McGraw-Hill Education
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mpn: 120 illustrations, ean: 9780071430579, isbn: 0071430571,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Ever year, thousands of general contractors and subcontractors must grapple with whether to bid Insulating Concrete Form (ICF) projects, how much to charge for them, and how to manage the job. ICFs are stronger, energy-efficient, and offer great design flexibility, and their use is growing by 30% a year. This invaluable work walks the contractor through both business and technical considerations in evaluating and adopting Insulating Concrete Forms for both the residential and commercial

Fundamentals of Building Contract Management
By University of New South Wales Press
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ean: 9781742230214, isbn: 1742230210,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 76 reviews
Stripping contracts of their legal mystique and jargon, this reference offers essential information on the entire contract administration process. Divided into three sections, this easy-to-use guide covers potential issues from project inception to finish and includes sample contracts as well as an overview of the most recent statutory legislation. Comprehensive and practical, this handbook is an invaluable tool for both practitioners in the construction industry and students across

National Repair & Remodeling Estimator 2017 (National Repair and Remodeling Estimator)
By Craftsman Book Co
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ean: 9781572183315, isbn: 1572183314,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Current prices in dollars and cents for hard-to-find items needed on most insurance, repair, remodeling, and renovation jobs. All price items include labor, material, and equipment breakouts, plus special charts that tell you exactly how these costs are calculated. Provides recommended crew sizes; average production rates; exact material, equipment, and labor costs; a total unit cost and a total price including overhead and profit. Separate listings for high- and low-volume builders, so

Construction Contracting: A Practical Guide to Company Management
By Wiley
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ean: 9781118693216, isbn: 1118693213,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
The definitive contracting reference for the construction industry, updated and expandedConstruction Contracting, the industry's leading professional reference for five decades, has been updated to reflect current practices, business methods, management techniques, codes, and regulations. A cornerstone of the construction library, this text presents the hard-to-find information essential to successfully managing a construction company, applicable to building, heavy civil, high-tech, and

Helical Piles: A Practical Guide to Design and Installation
By Wiley
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ean: 9780470404799, isbn: 0470404795,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
An unbiased, comprehensive review of helical pile technology andapplications Helical piles have risen from being merely an interestingalternative for special cases to a frequently requested, morewidely accepted deep foundation adopted into the 2009 InternationalBuilding Code. The first alternative to manufacturer-producedmanuals, Howard Perko's Helical Piles: A Practical Guide toDesign and Installation answers the industry's need for anunbiased and universally applicable text dedicated to the

Foundation and Anchor Design Guide for Metal Building Systems
By Brand: McGraw-Hill Professional
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ean: 9780071766357, isbn: 0071766359,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
MEET THE COMPLEX CHALLENGES OF METAL BUILDING SYSTEMS FOUNDATION DESIGN Expand your professional design skills and engineer safe, reliable foundations and anchors for metal building systems. Written by a practicing structural engineer, Foundation and Anchor Design Guide for Metal Building Systems thoroughly covers the entire process--from initial soil investigation through final design and construction. The design of different types of foundations is explained and illustrated with step-by-step

Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Second Edition
By McGraw-Hill Education
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ean: 9780071792387, isbn: 0071792384,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 127 reviews
The latest methods for designing seismically sound structures Fully updated for the 2012 International Building Code, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering Handbook, Second Edition discusses basic earthquake principles, common earthquake effects, and typical structural damage caused by seismic shaking. Earthquake computations for conditions commonly encountered by design engineers, such as liquefaction, settlement, bearing capacity, and slope stability, are included. Site improvement methods that

JLC Field Guide to Residential Construction: A Manual of Best Practices, Vol. 1
By Journal of Light Construction
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ean: 9781928580119, isbn: 1928580114,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 107 reviews
Our intention is not to set building standards, but to provide the house building trades with a compilation of practical details and proven methods that work for the many builders, remodelers, subcontractors, engineers and architects who are committed to producing to quality, custom homes..

DEWALT Construction Professional Reference Master Edition: Residential and Light Commercial Construction (DEWALT Series)
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mpn: 9781418066321, ean: 9781418066321, isbn: 141806632X,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 138 reviews
DEWALT Construction Professional Reference Master Edition is a must-have resource for anyone working in the residential or commercial construction trades. This comprehensive job site solution provides contractors with easy access to a wealth of reference material including construction specifications, site work, concrete and masonry construction, foundations, carpentry, roofing, and drywall/plaster. Covered exclusively in the master edition are topics such as job site safety, architectural

Pipe & Excavation Contracting Revised
By Brand: Craftsman Book Co
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ean: 9781572182660, isbn: 1572182660,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 65 reviews
This popular manual has been updated and improved to bring it more current with modern earthmoving and trenching equipment, refined excavation techniques, stricter safety rules, and improved materials. Here you ll find how to enter and succeed in the underground utility business. Includes hands-on instructions for operating the equipment and doing the trenching, pipe laying and connecting work and answers to what causes so many skilled equipment operators and pipelayers to fail when they try to

Contractor's Law & Business Exam Secrets Study Guide: Contractor's Test Review for the Contractor's Law & Business Exam
By Mometrix Media LLC
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ean: 9781609714611, isbn: 160971461X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
Get the test prep help you need to be successful on the Contractor's Law & Business test. The Contractor's Law & Business Exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. Contractor's Law & Business Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass the Contractor's Law & Business Exam.Contractor's Law & Business Exam Secrets Study Guide includes: A thorough review of the Contractor's Law & Business Exam A breakdown of prints

Building Contractor's Exam Preparation Guide
By Brand: Craftsman Book Co
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ean: 9781572180307, isbn: 1572180307,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Passing today s contractor s exams can be a major task. This book shows you how to study, how questions are likely to be worded, and the kinds of choices usually given for answers. Includes sample questions from actual state, county, and city examinations, plus a sample exam to practice on. This book isn t a substitute for the study material that your testing board recommends, but it will help prepare you for the types of questions and their correct answers that are likely to appear on the

Building a Successful Construction Company: The Practical Guide
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781500680008, isbn: 1500680001,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
How you can make your construction company more profitable. A 'must read' before you price your next project. Many construction companies fail despite the hard work and knowledge of their managers and owners. Some companies even start well, earning good profits, building successful projects, and the company grows – only for it all to come crashing down, often leaving a mountain of debts behind. So why do construction companies fail? Is it due to bad luck? This book explores important aspects

Be Your Own House Contractor: Save 25% without Lifting a Hammer
By Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
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ean: 9781580178402, isbn: 1580178405,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
You don’t need to depend on (or pay) a general contractor to manage your construction project. Whether you’re building a new home or renovating an existing one, you can manage the job yourself. Carl Heldmann outlines how to purchase your own land, set a reasonable budget and schedule, describe your needs and vision to an architect, and hire subcontractors to do the actual building. Cut out the middleman and save as much as 25 percent on your beautiful new home!Used Book in Good Condition.

National Construction Estimator 2017 (Craftsmen)
By Craftsman Book Co
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ean: 9781572183254, isbn: 157218325X,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Current building costs for residential, commercial, and industrial construction. Estimated prices for every common building material, the labor cost to install the material and a total ''installed'' cost. For those jobs where you can't rely on your past experience to estimate, rely on the prices in this national standard of construction costs to get you safely in the ballpark. Provides manhours, recommended crew, and the labor cost for installation of every job and practically every type of

RSMeans Electrical Change Order Cost Data 2016
By RS Means
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ean: 9781943215058, isbn: 1943215057,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
Means Electrical Change Order Cost Data 2016 This well organized reference provides over 20,000 unit cost entries for estimating change orders. With comprehensive, updated pricing, this is a great tool for both preand post installation change orders, and includes cost saving ideas and estimating recommendations. You'll also receive FREE quarterly updates via email a comprehensive quarterly report on market indicators and construction price trends..

2018 Bni Public Works Costbook
By Builder's Book Inc.
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ean: 9781557019356, isbn: 1557019355,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Now you can quickly and easily estimate the cost of all types of public works projects involving roads, excavation, utilities, street lighting, manholes, drainage systems and much more. This costbook is the first place to turn, whether you're preparing a preliminary estimate, evaluating a contractor's bid, or submitting a formal budget proposal. It puts at your fingertips accurate and up-to-date material and labor costs for thousands of cost items, based on the latested national averages and

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