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Commercial Tendering Overview #5

Merchant Quotes – The Good And The Bad

January 7, 2019

Merchant quotes: where would we be without them? Materials are a huge part of a project, can’t do much without them that’s for sure! Most guys seem to have a…

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Quantity surveyors Brisbane

When a Fixed Price Contract Won’t Work

December 17, 2018

When Builders Shy Away From Fixed Prices To be fair, a fixed price contract is always possible, but sometimes when you are negotiating with a client and the job is…

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Renovation quote Sydney

My Home Renovation: Part 3

December 10, 2018

New Driveways in! So today my awesome concrete guys are water blasting my new driveway to expose the aggregate….. it looks fantastic! Also I have a strange fascination with water…

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Quantity Surveyor Adelaide

Using Your QS as a Trusted Advisor

December 3, 2018

The best QS in the world can price a job for you but that doesn’t mean you are going to make any money. Sounds like an odd way to start…

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building price

The True Cost of Pricing Jobs

November 26, 2018

Adding up the personal cost I’m the first person to squint a bit at the thought of using an external advisor and paying for their services. It feels expensive and…

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My home renovation part 2

My Home Renovation: Part 2

November 19, 2018

Pricing for demos So we have been going for a few weeks now, and have completed the retrofit of the double glazing downstairs (and confused the monkeys out of the…

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Pricing house renovation

Pricing Renovations

November 12, 2018

your Survey Results are in: When I surveyed all you lovely builders a few months ago, one of the questions I asked was what type of work you are doing…

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Quantity Surveyor Melbourne

Types of Quantity Surveyors

November 5, 2018

The quantity surveying industry is small, there are less of us than there are engineers! That being the case, you do tend to get different ‘breeds’ of quantity surveyor, and…

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