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(2) page bid sheet contains all the tasks
required to create an estimate for your
new home project. Whether you are a general
contractor or an owner-builder this sheet
is invaluable for making and comparing bids.
You enter the bids and the spreadsheet automatically
calclulates soft costs, hard costs, profit
margin and cost per square foot to build
a house. Includes accompanying notes and
a hand entry form in .pdf format. Two (2)
Bid Sheet (Excel and .*.pdf format) $12.95
Construction Schedule Gantt (Bar)
(94) task bar chart schedule shows start
times, task lengths, relationship between
simultaneous tasks, etc. This is a Professional
Builders Schedule. This schedule includes
all home building steps and will ensure
that no tasks are omitted. Four (4) pages
plus notes. This is an excellent document
to follow the progress of your new home
or to build a new home yourself. Knowing
when simultaneous task occur reduces the
Sample page PDF
Complete Construction Schedule (*.pdf format)-$19.95
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Home Inspection Checklist
Are you ready
to do your final walk through, but not sure
that you know what building defects to look
for? Our comprehensive checklist will ensure
that nothing is missed. Includes notes explaining
typical problems and defects. With over 200
checklist items you can be reassured that
you are getting a quality new home. 11+ pages
pages: New Home Inspection
page: Notes for new home checklist
New Home Inspection list (*.pdf format)-$19.95
you've hired a general contractor It is
critical to have him sign this form before
making any payments. It can be used for
progress payments or for final payment.
is one (1) page. If you are a general contractor
this form will reassure the new home owners
that you are a professional! Click
here to read more about mechanics liens.
General Contractor Waiver(*.pdf format and
MS Word Format)- $9.95
you wondered how much you can save building
your own home? How much can you save if
you do the wiring, roofing and the framing?
Can you save the contractors profit or is
there other savings that you realize? Our
calculator can help you figure your saving
when building a new home.
owner builder calculator
Owner builder calculator (MS Excel, Quattro
of Materials Form
Description of Material form describes in
detail the materials used to build your
home. For example, will the framing contractor
use 2x12 lumber, manufactured "I"
beams, or floor trusses. What color is the
bathtub? Is it made of steel, iron, or fiberglass?
Without exact descriptions one plumber will
tender a bid figuring cast iron tubs and
the other figuring fiberglass. This is a
nine (9) page document with 30 categories,
and over 300 descriptive inputs. This document
and the blueprints constitute the bid package.
pages: Description of Materials form in
Description of Materials Form (*.doc format)-$16.95
your are going to build your own home you
will need the best subcontractor agreement
in the business. Covers everything to get
the best results from your subs. Buy it
once and copy it for all your subs... a
one time only purchase. Four (4) pages total.
For Owner-builders or General Contractors.
pages: Subcontractor Agreement in PDF
Subcontractor Legal Agreement (*.doc format)-$12.95
that you have found the right contractor
to build a new home Get a legal owner-contractor
agreement. This agreement covers all aspects
of construction law. Don't
start a project with out an agreement, and
be cautious when signing a contractors agreement.
They are usually weighted in favor of the
Contractor. This contract is written for
the owner and their legal interests. General
conditions included in contract. Ten (10)
pages: Owner-contractor Agreement in PDF
Owner-Contractor legal Agreement (*.doc
Change Order Form
form is used to legally modify your plans
and construction documents. For example,
if you decide that you won't install that
fancy chair rail, the form is used for a
deductive change to the contract price.
If you decide to add 200 square feet to
the deck it can be used for an additive
change order. Both the contractor and owner
agree to a price and sign the form. It's
then attached as a modification to the contract.
One (1) page.
Contract Change Order Form (*.pdf format)-$9.95
of Substantial Completion
Are you ready
for your final walkthrough? This form establishes
the date that the project is substantially
complete and activates the warranty period
on your project. The new home owner and contactor
agree and sign that the project is substantially
complete and that the punch list will be completed
within a specified period. Certificate defines
substantial completion establishes the Retainage
to be held until punchist completion. One
Certificate of Substantial completion (*.pdf
Construction Site Report
descriptive report is a must for monitoring
and recording daily activites on site. Whether
you are a full-time superintendent, new
home builder or experienced owner-builder
this form will provide documentation for
all critical onsite activities. Log subcontactor
progress, deliveries, weather and temperature
conditions. A great help for verifying pay
request and resolving onsite claims and
disputes. One (1) page.
Daily Construction Site Report (*.pdf format)-$9.95
you're a general contractor or an owner-builder
acting as a general, here is a form that
you must have. All your sub-contractors
and suppliers need to sign a lien release
before they are paid, otherwise you are
legally open to be double billed for any
work or materials that are used when building
a new home. Click
here to read more about mechanics liens.
Release of Lines form (*.pdf format)- $9.95
form is an absolute necessity for the contractor
or owner hiring a contractor. This document will
establish a record of the project from start of
construction to finish. This document will ensure
that all significant items are discussed and documented.
Our two (2) page form covers the important issus
on a construction site. Some of the items that
are tracked are schedule (time), completed work,
change orders, supplemental instructions, pay
applications, submittals and more. This document
is highly recommended to protect your interests
either as an owner or a builder.
meeting minutes (*.doc format)-$11.95
This is a easy to
use scheduling form that is commonly used by superintendents
and project managers in the construction industry.
It helps the construction manger or the owner-builder
to plan what the next 3 week schedule will be
for the project. An Unlimited tasks can be listed
during the 3 week period. Also a good form to
learn about the Gantt bar chart schedule. The
form is in MS Excel so that it can be filled in
on the computer or by hand. 1 Page form.
Schedule (*.doc format)-$8.95