RSMeans Rolls Out New 2014 Cost Data Titles in Convenient Book, CD, eBook and Online Formats

December 20, 2013

RSMeans, a leading construction cost information provider and division of Reed Construction Data, announces the release of the 2014 Cost Data series of books, eBooks, CDs and online solutions. Designed to help construction professionals create accurate and competitive cost estimates, RSMeans’ top cost data titles are available now, and all titles are scheduled for release by the end of December.

“With many interesting factors influencing material prices this year, we have seen fluctuations that range from 20% decreases to 40% increases over last year’s data,” stated Bob Mewis, Director of Engineering, RSMeans. “Our team of engineers and specialists at RSMeans has meticulously captured and verified the latest pricing for materials, green materials, productivity and labor – information critical in today’s market.”

RSMeans cost data can be instantly adjusted to any specific geographic region in the U.S. and Canada, making the data valuable for both new construction and renovation projects. This year, the company is offering the titles in a choice of formats:

The 2014 RSMeans catalog of titles includes:

RSMeans also offers titles for electrical, mechanical, plumbing, assemblies, commercial renovation, facilities maintenance and repair, light commercial, interior and site work, and landscaping, among other titles, to address specific needs of construction industry professionals.

“RSMeans’ selection of titles and formats makes locating accurate cost information easier, more convenient and more flexible than ever,” stated Andrea Sillah, Senior Product Marketing Manager, RSMeans.

For a limited time, RSMeans is offering a 20% discount and free shipping on all cost data books, CDs, eBook and online titles. The offer expires on December 31, 2013.

To learn more about 2014 RSMeans Cost Data titles, visit

About RSMeans
A division of Reed Construction Data, RSMeans is North America’s leading source of construction cost information. RSMeans offers dependable cost data that is locally relevant, accurate and up to date. Available in convenient book, CD and online formats, RSMeans tools give owners, developers, architects, engineers and contractors the information they need to build competitive cost estimates and control construction costs. To learn more, visit

About Reed Construction Data
Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading provider of construction information to the United States and Canada. Reed Construction Data’s diverse portfolio of innovative products and services includes national, regional and local project leads, accurate and up-to-date RSMeans cost data, marketing solutions and market intelligence to provide insight to construction industry professionals throughout the U.S. and Canada. Visit the Reed Construction Data website at

Reed Construction Data, a division of Reed Business Information and the Inaugural Strategic Partner of the AIA, is a leading North American provider of construction information through a diverse portfolio of innovative products and services. Reed offers its customers construction project leads, building product information, construction cost tools, construction news through a suite of online and print references — all valuable resources for architects, engineers, contractors, manufacturers, distributors and other professionals in the construction industry. For more information, visit or call 877-REED411.

Reed Business Information, a part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc (NYSE:RUK and ENL), is North America’s largest business-to-business information provider, with more than 80 market-leading publications, 55 Websites and a range of leading business-to-business services.