BNi Building News Home Remodeler's Costbook 2024 (Print Edition)
Although inflation has started to be brought under control, construction material prices have gone haywire! Plywood is down 24% and concrete is up 13%. Stainless steel is down 41%, but glass is up 8% and rubber is up a whopping 62%.
If you want your estimates to be accurate, you need to be using accurate data. The kind of data you'll find right here in the 2024 BNi Home Remodeler's Costbook.
If you do any kind of home remodeling work, this is the Costbook for you.
The 30th edition of the BNi Home Remodeler's Costbook doesn’t just give you the costs for major commodities. It presents you with precise details for over 10,000 items used in remodeling work … from gypsum board to finish carpentry ... from roofing and insulation to wiring, lighting and more! For each item you get the unit of measure and the man-hours, along with the material cost, the labor cost and the equipment cost per unit all clearly broken out. Just multiply by the quantities from your specifications and you’re done!
Accurate, up-to-date data
You can estimate with confidence, knowing that the research staff at BNi has gone the extra mile to make sure every cost item in this 2024 Edition is based on the most accurate and current information available. The material costs have been thoroughly researched by our team of engineers and professional estimators. And the labor costs are based on the latest prevailing wage rates from the U.S. Department of Labor.