Laxton's SMM Price Book 2021

Laxton's SMM Price Book 2021

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Publication Details

Edition: 2021

Details: Paperback.

Publication date: 16/12/2020

Publisher: Laxton's Publishing Limited

ISBN: 9780995496583

Publication Status: Active

Publication Description

Laxton’s SMM Building Price Book - 2021 has been prepared, as with previous editions, for those who need access to the prices in the existing format based on SMM7.

Covid-19 has had a significant impact on the construction industry, with supply chains disrupted, sites suspended, and site productivity reduced due to social distance requirements and staff sick or isolating. The knock-on includes a pay freeze from the relevant trade bodies and volatile price fluctuations mostly dependant on supply issues. It is predicted that this volatility will continue into 2021 and until the pandemic is under control.

LAXTON'S NRM Building Price Book - 2021 is the version prepared in accordance with the RICS New Rules of Measurement – NRM2: Detailed measurement for building works –. The library of descriptions have been prepared in accordance with NRM2 which is being taught in Universities and used by cost estimators, quantity surveyors, local and public authorities, health authorities, Housing Associations andothers interested in the cost of building.

Laxton’s includes detailed, fully resourced, priced, easy to use libraries of every day construction items checked and updated as at September/October 2020, essential information on preliminaries, wages, guide prices, dayworks, CDM, company information, tables etc and other general information updated for 2021

Laxton’s are regarded as the estimators essential tool - often referred to as his bible!

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Publication Review

“Every job we price is different but Laxton’s 2019 takes all in its stride, as well as prices, details are provided of where to find more information in its company information sections, and approximate prices where quick budgets are needed.”

Laxton’s 2019 editors and authors V B Johnson LLP have done it again, the price books have been prepared in accordance with NRM2 and SMM7, while the ‘Bleeds’ on each page make for quick and easy searching.

According to Peter Judd, one of the editors of Laxton’s 2019 “I am surprised at how often we receive telephone calls from contractors, Local Authorities and other employers requesting a copy of Laxton’s and how pleased they have been with the comprehensive data provided”



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