Consulting Services

Bob has the extensive, hands-on expertise needed to ensure success. Booker Builders provides comprehensive consulting services in several areas.

Fire and Water Evaluation

  • Provide detailed estimates to document insurance claim losses
  • Site visit and evaluation of damages
  • Forensic estimating, if required, through the acquisition of records and details from conventional and unconventional sources
  • Review and evaluate insurance carriers’ proposed settlement offers

Preconstruction Services

  • Site evaluation analysis
  • Periodic plan review during the design development phase
  • Provide value engineering/alternative scope reduction
  • Conceptual budget estimating
  • Concept scheduling timelines
  • Permit processing with local jurisdictions
  • Material selections schedule
  • Attending design team meetings

New Land Purchase Due Diligence and Budgeting

  • Site visit and review of jurisdictional issues
  • Provide conceptual construction cost estimates, agency fee estimates with associated professional consultant budgeting
  • Provide anticipated timelines for processing, permitting and site construction development needs

Legal Expert Witness Services

  • Standards-of-care evaluations for various construction trades
  • Site visit and destructive testing support to professional consultant teams
  • Cost-of-repair estimating and reviewing of counterproposals
  • Settlement negotiation support to the legal team
  • Third-party independent evaluations for settlement conference and arbitration deliberations

Construction Management for Property Owners

  • Organize, budget and supervise construction activities
  • Bid and secure construction trades
  • Monitor project scheduling and general progress of the work
  • Secure permitting for revisions and work with project architects and engineers as needed for clarification/revisions to plan
  • Process and approve trade progress payments
  • Evaluate work quality to construction plans/specifications
  • Assess safe working conditions and compliance with regional storm water regulations and best management practices
  • Provide open communication with project owners as required