Simpl•Est Unit Price gives you an incredibly simple way to create a complete estimate for virtually any project.
You start by selecting items from an online version of the BNi General Construction Costbook. An easy-to-use search tool lets you find what you're looking for in a snap. You can choose whether to specify quantities as you add items or add/change them later when you fine-tune your final estimate. Items you select for you estimate can be saved in the cloud for later retrieval.
Once you've selected all the items that will go into your estimate, you download them to an Excel template you can use to fine-tune your estimate by changing quantities and modifying the labor rates for crews and individual tradespeople.
Then when you're ready, you can print your estimate from the Excel file – perfectly formatted with labor, material and equipment costs all clearly broken out.
Life should be this simple
Whether you want to create a detailed estimate or simply check a contractor's prices, Simpl•Est Unit Price is a tool you will turn to again and again. All of the material costs have been checked and double-checked by top experts in the field, and the labor costs are based on the latest prevailing wage rates from the Department of Labor.
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With Simpl•Est Square Foot, you get unlimited access to a cost database featuring nearly 2,000 actual building projects!
You get detailed cost-breakdowns for schools, hospitals, municipal buildings, offices, multi-family housing, restaurants, retail stores and much more. And that's just the beginning!
Once you select a building category, you can then drill down on projects that match foundation types, roof types, interior and exterior wall types, and other criteria. Then at the click of a mouse, you can add, change or delete cost items to suit YOUR projects specs. You can also change the square foot size of the project, and even the project's location. Instantly you'll see the recalculated total project cost, along with all the cost details.
Simpl•Est Square Foot answers the question "How much will it cost to build?"
With Simpl•Est Square Foot you can run your own "What If" scenarios. Check out the costs of different building types. Get a reality check on a bidder's estimate. Demonstrate the impact of a change order. With Simpl•Est Square Foot you can estimate with greater confidence than ever before.
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Just click the button below to get started right now. We'll give you a full month to explore the power of Simpl•Est Square Foot. Then if you wish to continue using Simpl•Est Square Foot, we will bill you just $9.95 a month. Plus we'll send you a Free copy of the 2019 DCD Guide to Construction Costs (a $69.95 value). Why wait? If you do any kind of estimating work, you owe it to yourself to give Simpl•Est Square Foot a try.
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