Save on LAXTON'S New 2018 NRM and SMM Building Price Books - Now also available in CD-Rom format
LAXTON'S is currently the best pricing book available with the most up-to-date, accurate prices as at August/September 2017.
V B Johnson are Editors of the prestigious Laxton's Building Price Book. Established in 1817 and published annually for nearly 100 years.
Laxton's Building Price Books are the UK's leading building price book containing a wealth of construction cost and industry related information. Laxton's is available in "SMM7" - Standard Method of Measurement, or "NRM" - New Rules of Measurement versions. The pricing data is prepared from "first principles" with the results indicating labour allowances and the cost of materials required for each iyem of work.
The rates shown in books are for contract values from £50k to £200k. These can be adjusted by specified percentages for smaller contract values and larger contract values up to £5 million, which makes Laxton's the all-round workhorse for all types and sizes of building, construction and alterations works.
In addition to providing detailed cost data, Laxton's Building Price Book has sections on preliminaries, regional variations, basic prices of materials, composite prices for approximate estimating, wages, plant, square metre prices, National Working Rule Agreement, daywork charges and fees. Also the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2008, construction procurement, sustainable construction, tables and memoranda, brands and trade names, company information and products and services.
The Laxton's Building Price Book is used by Building contractors, Sub contractors, Architects, Developers, Surveyors, Cost Consultants, Estimators, Clients, and all that are interested in procurement and cost of building.
Both versions of Laxton's Building Price Book 2018 include detailed, fully resourced, priced, easy to use libraries of every day construction items checked and updated as at September/October 2017, Laxton's are regarded as the estimators essential tool - often referred to as his bible!
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