TITLE

Breaking Down the Cost

PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Remodeling;Jun2013, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the estimates of Scott Siegal, owner of Maggio Roofing in Takoma Park, Maryland, showing that weekly 20 minutes are spent on safety practices for 25 employees, it takes one hour to set up a job site and salary of a full time superintendent inspecting job is 45,000 dollars.
ACCESSION #
91988353

 

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