BMSA’s last Basic Blueprint Reading & Material Take-off workshop this spring will be held March 17 & 18 at the Holiday Inn Columbus-Worthington in Worthington, Ohio.
This workshop will consist of two full days of instruction and discussion of residential construction methods, blueprint reading and material take-off. Attendees will receive hands-on experience figuring an actual set of working drawings. It’s designed for contractor sales personnel, inside sales support and others whose job requires them to understand the fundamentals of new home construction and calculating quantities.
Some of the Topics Covered:
Basic blue print reading
Understanding elevations, floor plans, details & symbols
Using an architectural scale
Introduction to estimating formulas
Sheetrock & Insulation