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Estimate Accurate Job Costs—Know Your Labor, Equipment, Overhead & Profit

Provider: Informa
Discipline: Bidding Practices
Credits: 1.50

Every successful construction business owner understands that making a profit starts with knowing your numbers, estimating accurate job costs, and using the right overhead and profit markup. In this practical session, learn how to calculate your actual job costs, labor rates, equipment costs, crew rates, overhead-and profit markup. Topics of discussion include the 12-step formula to always make a profit, how to calculate your fixed overhead cost, and develop a standardized estimating bid template with total job cost, general conditions and variable markup.

1. Estimate accurate job costs, labor, equipment and crew rates
2. Use standard job cost estimating templates to develop accurate estimates and bids
3. Discuss the 12-step formula to always make a profit
4. Discover how to calculate your job costs, general conditions, overhead and profit markup

For more information please visit or contact Informa at 972-536-6416.

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“The MCAA keeps my company competitive with other building materials.”

John Smith
John J. Smith Masonry Company
MCAA member since 1990

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