# Estimating And Costing

In this category, you’ll find:

• The process of calculating materials for various work items of building construction.
• Estimating tutorial of a building project.
• Rate analysis and costing of different work items of a building construction project.

## How To Calculate Shuttering Quantity For Beam

This is an easy guide on calculating shuttering quantity for beam.

In this step-by-step calculation process, you’re going to learn:

– How to study the beam layout drawing

– How to calculate the total length of beams,

And

– Based on the beam layout drawing, how to calculate the required shuttering materials.

So if you’re ready to go “all in” with beam shutting calculation, this guide is for you.

Let’s dive right in.

## How To Calculate Shuttering Quantity For Column

In this post, I’ll show you how to calculate shuttering materials for making column forms.

Either you are using steel shuttering or wooden shuttering, you can easily calculate shuttering materials for columns with this tutorial.

I use this process every time in my project whenever I need to calculate columns’ shuttering materials for purchase.

So, let’s learn the process without further ado.

## How To Calculate Window Grill Quantity

In this post, you’re going to learn how to calculate window grill quantity for a building.

In fact, this approach always helps me to quickly get the required quantity of MS grills for any apartment of my project.

So if you’re working on a high-rise building project, this post will help you be organized and order the required grills whenever you need them.

Not only that, but you’ll also learn how to calculate the required materials for the window grill.

So, let’s dive right in.

## How To Calculate Shuttering Quantity For Footing

In this post, I’ll show you an easy process of shuttering calculation for footing.

Depending on the site condition of a building project we sometimes need to make concrete forms for RCC footings.

Sometimes, we make brick walls all around the footing that works as a form. In that case, you don’t need to calculate shuttering materials.

But if you need to make concrete forms with shuttering materials then it’s wise to use wooden shutters as it’s cheap and widely available.

I’ll show you a step-by-step process of shuttering calculation for footing.

At the end of this post, you’ll also learn the thumb rules for calculating shuttering materials for footings.

So, let’s learn the process.

## How To Calculate The Unit Weight Of Steel Bars

In this post, I’ll show you how to calculate the unit weight of steel bars. When you estimate the required steel quantity for your projects you get them as length. For example, 16mmØ bar – 1000 feet. But steel is sold as kilograms or quintals or tons. To convert the length of steel bars into …