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#43698 - 10/20/04 02:52 PM Commercial Work Rates/Fees
mustangelectric Offline

Registered: 02/08/04
Posts: 496
Loc: Bentonville, AR
What is the best method of bidding a commercial project outside of doing a takeoff?

By square feet? By opening? By the hour plus materials?

I just bid a 1800 SQF Commercial restaurant for $8 sqf.

Thanks for any replies.


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#43699 - 10/20/04 03:41 PM Re: Commercial Work Rates/Fees
Dave55 Offline

Registered: 05/08/04
Posts: 666
Loc: Crystal Lake, Illinois, USA
There was a recent thread on commercial restaurants, Mustang. Good Luck!


#43700 - 10/20/04 04:44 PM Re: Commercial Work Rates/Fees
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Registered: 04/22/01
Posts: 511
Loc: York, NE
You have to do a takeoff.

Any other way you are guessing, too high and you don't get the job, too low and you lose your shirt.


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