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Lumber Takeoffs and Estimating Services Available in All 50 States


MFC Estimating performs complete comprehensive and detailed multifamily lumber material takeoffs, rough carpentry takeoffs, and estimating in all 50 states. To produce accurate construction estimates, you need to develop a unit-cost method for estimating your construction projects.

Framing material takeoffs are prepared using state of the art estimating software per plans and specifications. Lumber material estimates show component descriptions, locations, and quantities per floor and building type, with an overall summary recap.

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Lumber Components Are Estimated Per Plans and Specifications

All Lumber estimates include complete unit and building schematic diagrams with calculations of all estimated lumber material component systems. Framing material estimates are presented with lineal feet to board foot conversions and formulated for convenient pricing and comparisons through lumber wholesale supply companies. Our clients are not paying a cleanup crew to deal with waste and scraps on the job site at the end of a project. Less labor, and less material in dumpsters saves our client's money.

Components of Lumber Takeoff include:

  • Treated Sill Plates
  • Elevated Sill Plates
  • Top Plates, Jumper Plates
  • Studs, Stud Packs
  • Ts, Corners
  • Beams, Headers
  • Wall, Truss, Component Blocking
  • Party Walls, Firewalls
  • Fur Downs
  • Interior - Exterior LB walls
  • Interior - Exterior NLB walls
  • Exterior Sheathing`
  • Exterior Siding and Trim
  • Fascia, Soffit, Trim
  • Floor Decking
  • Roof Decking
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Our Lumber Takeoff Services Are Accurate and Save Our Client’s Money

A lumber takeoff estimate is much more than just a count of material. It is actually the front line in controlling costs and minimizing waste. An accurate lumber takeoff estimate is the best tool for optimizing construction methods. After 40 years in the business, MFC Estimating guarantees a comprehensive and detailed multifamily lumber material takeoff for you project that will help control your budget and document waste. By ordering material as you need it, you will quickly identify theft and vandalism at the job site and catch trade mistakes right away.

When you start off with a professional lumber takeoff estimate, your project will run smoother and there will be less probability of error and less headache. 

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