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posted by Hubert on 2021-08-09 20:11:27
Q:Q: Where are estimators to be found.
A:A: There must be thousands worldwide. I need only a few to check my sub-trade contractors software, please due you may learn something new.
 
posted by  on 2021-07-13 11:45:45
Q:Appreciate the recommendation. Let me try it out.
A:Please note: If you register first, you will be given 8 days to practice our system, by that time you can subscribe or un-scribe or quit.
 
posted by  on 2021-07-10 18:38:09
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A:If you need help on any topic yourself, be explicate in asking questions only I can answer pertaining to my website.
 
posted by  on 2021-07-10 18:32:49
Q:Quite right! Idea good, it agree with you.
A:Good ideas are hard to come by, getting paid for a good idea is harder.
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-06-11 12:35:13
Q:Adjusting for materials in estimate
A:Each estimate you due, you must allow for local conditions Pricing of materials, moves up and down constantly. We have provide a space for adjusting by sum amount for each estimate.
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-03-10 22:42:51
Q:What sub trades are 04 Division Masonry
A:Masonry includes concrete blocks various types, used for fire walls. Glass blocks, Standard bricks all sizes, exterior wall faces, Also retaining walls. anchors are galvanized or stainless steel. Scaffolding is a large identity for installing.
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-02-20 13:44:47
Q:What Sub-Trades are in Division 03
A:Concrete has a large application includes Formwork and accessories reinforcing rebar retaining walls concrete stairs columns footings and pads grade beams slabs on grade poured in place pilings
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-02-08 18:09:23
Q:How many sub-trades are there in 02 Division Sitework
A:Sub-trades in sitework are: Excavations, backfilling, Trenching for utilities, Drilled in place pilings, Blasting rock, Septic tanks and drainage fields, Culverts, Wood fencing & gates, Retaining walls & stacked rock, Landscaping & maintenance, Unit pavers and sidewalks, Building demolitions. Trucking.
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-02-05 14:05:09
Q:What are general requirements. ?
A:General requirements, is usually responsibility of the general contractor, he may download some cost to the sub-trades. If he does make sure the amount, he wishes to download, you should allow for in your [Estimate]
 
posted by Hubert on 2021-02-01 23:29:46
Q:What is a good check list
A:Each sub trade develops his own detailed applicable estimating list.
 
posted by Hubert on 2020-12-16 13:34:15
Q:Our estimating software is ready: for you to engage
A:Yes: Sub-trade estimating is active for you to explore, you are given 8 day practising time, to make up your mind. Stay in or unscribe.
 
posted by Hubert on 2019-12-26 15:21:40
Q:What is a Take-Off-Sheet
A:A Take-Off-Sheet Is a term used by Professional Estimators to generate a Bill of material quantities: In laymen terms it just means, the amount of material required, for the purpose of establishing calculations.
 
posted by Hubert on 2019-12-26 15:19:36
Q:What does Item Task Soft ware Stands For
A:Our Estimating software is intended for Sub-Trade Contractors as a Management Tool to be used when needed on demand 24/7 It creates a paper trail for each project in detailed form. To be used as reference.
 
posted by Hubert on 2019-09-11 12:00:16
Q:What are Assemblies
A:Assemblies are made up, of items tasks, wich include all components required. Calculations are made on a presumed measurement for each. In the end it will be called (Unit Cost) each unit cost is expressed by Unit Measurements.
 
posted by Hubert on 2019-09-11 11:57:53
Q:What are items
A:Items tasks are descriptive tasks, to be completed by a trades person in their field of expertise.
 
posted by Hubert on 2008-08-05 20:08:15
Q:What is a Take-off-Sheet
A:A take-off-sheet is a detailed list of quantities prepaired by an estimator in his field of expertise.
 

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