Homewyse Improvements and Enhancements - September 2017

Wage and material updates, and simplified page design for improved performance are the latest enhancements to the homewyse.com cost estimating calculators

The cost estimating calculators at homewyse.com now reflect the following changes:

  • Wage Increases Updates include higher wages across the spectrum for home construction and remodeling professionals. According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, market wages in have increased by 0.2%.
  • Material Increases Updates include higher material prices for roofing, framing lumber and coatings. Increases range from 0.4% to 0.7%.
  • Page Design Site pages have been streamlined for faster loading and response to calculator inputs.