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My partner and I did a walk-through of a 78,200 sq. ft. medical building.
Office size varies. Some office space is vacant.
There are currently 22 offices occupied. Not sure what is supplied yet.
I am yet to speak with the building owner.
However, I would like to know what the formula is for figuring out the bid. 3 employees, myself included.
They require vacuuming, mopping, dusting, wiping off counters, toilets, sink, mirrors, window sills and trash removal. Replace soap, towels in 6 public restrooms.
Tuesday’s Answer:There is no formula. We all wish it were that easy.
However, your major costs will be labor related, so let’s talk about that.
78,200/3 gives you 26,067 sq. ft. to be covered by each of the 3 workers.
Each of the 3 would then be responsible for 3258 sq. ft. each hour of an 8 hour shift. In my opinion, this is a bit high a production rate for medical, but I cannot be dogmatic on that because I have no idea of what is open hallway and what is congested space with high usage.
I don’t know what floor covering is where.
I have no idea of the traffic in and out of the facility.
If you pay $12 per hour for labor, your nightly charge ... Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX editor
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