Go Beyond the Pages

With your 2018 RSMeans data Cost Book, you have access to the most reliable construction cost data available. Improve efficiency and accuracy by taking advantage of quarterly data updates, video resources and training.


Access Quarterly Data

To ensure you always have the most accurate material, labor and equipment costs, download the most recent quarterly data updates. Access 2019 Cost Index Updates
The actual January 2018 Historical Index = 217.7
The actual April 2018 Historical Index = 218.6
The actual July 2018 Historical Index = 223.0
The actual October 2018 Historical Index = 225.2
Quarter 1       Quarter 2           Quarter 3           Quarter 4    

Q1 Key Materials 
Q1 City Cost Index 

Q2 Key Materials 
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Q3 Key Materials 
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Q4 Key Materials 
Q4 City Cost Index 

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2018 Project Costs Square Foot Data

The 2018 project costs are broken down into 28 categories or building types for ease of use.
Included within each category are architectural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and total costs.

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RSMeans Online Introductory Webinar

This complimentary webinar includes a demonstration of RSMeans Data Online features, review of common techniques and Q&A session with product
experts. You can attend this webinar live or watch on demand at your convenience.