The Alterations & Refurbishment Price Book 2019 focuses on small to medium sized projects up to a value 180,000, generally working within an existing building and reflecting the increase in costs brought about the reduction in output, smaller discounts, increased carriage, increased supervision, and less productivity brought about by smaller economies of scale, increased production costs, more difficult access and the possibility of working in occupied premises.
All material, plant and labour prices fully reviewed and updated with regional variations. All matterials costs were current during the second quarter 2018 and labour rates based on operative allowances effective 25th June 2018.
New for 2019 include:
- Expanded range of demolition items
- Increased range of composite roof items
The dataset is presented in trade order. It is compiled using the latest independent costing information from manufacturers, material and plant suppliers, legislation effects and working rule agreements. The data is produced, edited and quality controlled by Chartered Quantity Surveyors experienced at the 'working face' on both the contracting and professional side of the construction industry.
Formerly the Wessex Alterations and Refurbishment Price Book. Now part of the BCIS portfolio; still gives the best pricing information available.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Trade and Government Information
Excavations and Earthworks
Brickwork and Blockwork
Plumbing and Engineering installations
Floor, Wall and Ceiling Finishes
Painting and Decorating