Artist's Rendering: An artist's drawing of the home, usually viewed from the front.
Elevations: Drawings which show the front, sides, and rear of the home, including exterior materials, trim sizes, roof pitches, etc.
Main Floor Plan: Shows the placement and dimensions of all walls, doors, and windows. Includes the location of beams, ceiling heights, pertinent interior elevations, etc.
Second Floor Plan (if any): Shows the second floor in the same detail as the main floor. Includes second floor framing and details.
Foundation Plan: Shows the location of all concrete footings, floor beams, first floor framing, and foundation details.
Basement Plan (if any): Included if the plan has a basement alternative. Shows all basement details. Plans which include alternate basement stair location or main basement stair will include a basement plan. Other plans can be modified to include a basement foundation.
QUICK Cost-To-Build estimates have the following assumptions:
QUICK Cost-To-Build estimates are available for single family, stick-built, detached, 1 story, 1.5 story and 2 story home plans with attached or detached garages, pitched roofs on flat to gently sloping sites.
QUICK Cost-To-Build estimates are not available for specialty plans and construction such as garage / apartment, townhouse, multi-family, hillside, flat roof, concrete walls, log cabin, home additions, and other designs inconsistent with the assumptions outlined in Item 1 above.
User is able to select and have costs instantly calculate for slab on grade, crawlspace or full basement options.
User is able to select and have costs instantly calculate different quality levels of construction including Economy, Standard, Premium. View Quality Level Assumptions.
Estimate will dynamically adjust costs based on the home plan's finished square feet, porch, garage and bathrooms.
Estimate will dynamically adjust costs based on unique zip code for project location.
All home plans are based on the following design assumptions: 8 foot basement ceiling height, 9 foot first floor ceiling height, 8 foot second floor ceiling height (if used), gable roof; 2 dormers, average roof pitch is 12:12, 1 to 2 covered porches, porch construction on foundations.
Summarized cost report will provide approximately 70 lines of cost detail within the following home construction categories: Site Work, Foundations, Basement (if used), Exterior Shell, Special Spaces (Kitchen, Bathrooms, etc), Interior Construction, Elevators, Plumbing, Heating / AC, Electrical Systems, Appliances, Contractor Markup. View a LIVE Sample Cost Report.
QUICK Cost-To-Build generates estimates only. It is highly recommend that one employs a local builder in order to get a more accurate construction cost.
All costs are "installed costs" including material, labor and sales tax.
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Previous Q & A
Previous Questions and Answers
Q:How high is the ceiling in the great room? Are there transoms in the great room? I’m planning on making the back of the house the front, because it is beautiful and the Mountain View would be out the big windows. Do I need to put a door there? The driveway will go behind the house. Is the covered patio a solid roof?
It looks like the great room ceiling height is 12’ high. The covered patio is a solid roof. To answer the client’s question, we are able to alter the plan to fit the clients desired specifications. Any changes to the plan will fall under our modification services. If you would like to modify the design, please feel free to reach out to us with a complete list of modifications you would like, as well as any pertinent supporting details. This will ensure that we can provide the most accurate quote possible.
Date Posted: 17-Mar-21
Q:What does the front of this plan look like? Possible to have higher ceilings in Great Room?
To answer the client’s question, we are able to alter the plan to fit the clients desired specifications. Any changes to the plan will fall under our modification services. If you would like to modify the design, please feel free to reach out to us via the "plan modifications" section with a complete list of modifications you would like, as well as any pertinent supporting details. This will ensure that we can provide the most accurate quote possible.
I have attached the front rendering for the house plan #69773. Please let us know if you have any additional questions about the design.
A:Yes you can! Please click the "Modifications" tab above to get more information.
Q:What is the estimated price to build this plan?
A:The national average for a house is running right at $125.00 per SF. You can get more detailed information by clicking the Cost-To-Build tab above. Sorry, but we cannot give cost estimates for garage, multifamily or project plans.
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