Estimating Quantities in Residential Buildings
If you are in search to Estimate Building Quantity Thumb Rules then we are providing the some details but for the complete you have to take out the complete analysis of the item rate then divide by the area.
Concrete– The thumb rule to follow is 0.045 cum of concrete per square foot of built-up area. Quantity May Increase or Decrease If your Building contains a basement.
Reinforcement – For Reinforcement the thum brule to follow is 120 kg of rebar per cum of concrete. In case of high rise structure there might be a necessity of larger quantities of steel.
Brickwork – approximately we can take 1.3 sqft for every 1sqft of area.
Plastering and Paint Area – If we are going for Plastering and Paint Area then it is approximately 3 times of the brickwork area .
shuttering -For shuttering, we can assume that 4sqm of shuttering would be required per cum of concrete.
Hence for 1000 cum of concrete, 4000 Sqm of shuttering would be required
How to Estimate Building Quantity Thumb Rules –
If we talk about the General Trend in India and overall approximate is done using the current cost of building 1sqft built-up area. Now a days it is from 1450rs per sqft to 1600 RS per sqft depending on area in which construction are to be done. This Rate is for the Basic Construction if you want the Complete Interior with Modular Kitchen then that Rate Vary depending on the quality of material you are using and Design which you want.