Expansion Joints, Preformed
Wall and ceiling, aluminum cover
  Drywall or panel type CC@.067 LF 13.80 3.48 17.28
  Plaster type CC@.067 LF 13.80 3.48 17.28
  Floor to wall, 3" x 3" CC@.038 LF 7.54 1.98 9.52
  Floor, 3" CC@.038 LF 9.43 1.98 11.41
  Neoprene joint with aluminum cover CC@.079 LF 20.10 4.11 24.21
  Wall to roof joint CC@.094 LF 8.09 4.89 12.98
Bellows type expansion joints, butyl with neoprene backer
  16 oz copper, 4" wide CC@.046 LF 14.70 2.39 17.09
  28 gauge stainless steel, 4" wide CC@.046 LF 14.40 2.39 16.79
  26 gauge galvanized sheet metal, 4" wide CC@.046 LF 8.88 2.39 11.27
  16 oz copper, 6" wide CC@.046 LF 16.80 2.39 19.19
  28 gauge stainless steel, 6" wide CC@.046 LF 16.80 2.39 19.19
  26 gauge galvanized sheet metal, 6" wide CC@.046 LF 10.70 2.39 13.09
Neoprene gaskets, closed cell
  1/8" x 2" CC@.019 LF .91 .99 1.90
  1/8" x 6" CC@.023 LF 2.14 1.20 3.34
  1/4" x 2" CC@.022 LF 1.06 1.14 2.20
  1/4" x 6" CC@.024 LF 2.25 1.25 3.50
  1/2" x 6" CC@.025 LF 3.37 1.30 4.67
  1/2" x 8" CC@.028 LF 4.95 1.46 6.41
Acoustical caulking, drywall or plaster type CC@.038 LF .36 1.98 2.34
Polyisobutylene tapes, non-drying
  Polybutene CC@.028 LF .33 1.46 1.79
  Polyisobutylene/butyl, preformed CC@.020 LF .18 1.04 1.22
Expansion Joint Covers
Surface type, aluminum
  Floor, 1-1/2" CC@.194 LF 26.00 10.10 36.10
  Wall and ceiling, 1-1/2" CC@.185 LF 14.60 9.62 24.22
  Gymnasium base CC@.099 LF 12.10 5.15 17.25
  Roof, typical CC@.145 LF 25.10 7.54 32.64
08 Openings
Hollow metal exterior 3' x 7' flush door, with frame, hardware and trim, complete
  Stock hollow metal flush door 16 gauge, 3' x 7' x 1-3/4", non-rated C8@.721 Ea 456.00 33.30 489.30
  Closer plate reinforcing on door — Ea 17.90 — 17.90
  Stock 18 gauge frame, 6" jamb, non-rated C8@.944 Ea 138.00 43.60 181.60
  Closer plate on frame — Ea 6.88 — 6.88
  Three hinges, 4-1/2" x 4-1/2" C8@.578 LS 116.00 26.70 142.70
  Lockset, mortise type C8@.949 Ea 304.00 43.90 347.90
  Saddle type threshold, aluminum, 3' C8@.276 Ea 22.30 12.80 35.10
  Standard duty closer C8@.787 Ea 132.00 36.40 168.40
  Weatherstripping, bronze and neoprene C8@2.58 LS 59.30 119.00 178.30
  Paint with primer and 2 coats enamel C8@.781 LS 13.30 36.10 49.40
Total cost door, frame and trim as described above C8@7.62 Ea 1,265.68 351.80 1,617.48

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