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Other stories by George Weissgerber

  • How to Calculate Unit Prices for Labor

    While unit prices for labor are available from a number of sources, the best source is a company's own job history. This article uses an example of framing an exterior wall to show how to use that data to calculate unit costs for labor based on material quantities.

  • Building a Unit Price

    The foundation of every computerized estimating system is its database of unit prices, but how do you begin to build a price? George Weissgerber outlines the process from start to finish.

  • Stick-Estimate Worksheet

    A straightforward spreadsheet can be used for a single task or as a building-block for a unit-pricing database

  • Using a Simple Timecard to Collect Labor History

    Gather accurate information for your estimates

  • Streamlining Kitchen Remodels

    We run a full-service remodeling company with a division solely dedicated to kitchen and bathroom remodels.