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
Thanks for the prompt reply. Specifically, does this plan comply with the following codes too?
2000 International Building Code
2000 International Residential Code
2000 International Fire Code
2000 International Plumbing Code
2000 International Mechanical Code
2000 International Fuel Gas Code
1999 National Electrical Code
Usually all new codes do comply with older ones. However, when you mention Electrical, Mechanical and Plumbing - these are usually refer to installation and local compliance. Whoever you hire on site are responsible to install correct equipment. We usually suggest certain models but decision is made locally
Date Posted: 01-Dec-21
Q:What year and building codes do these plans meet?
A:All of our plans are updated to the latest 2018 IRC codes
Date Posted: 30-Nov-21
Q:Hello! It looks like the total heated square footage for this plan is 4098. What's the total under roof square footage for this plan?
Roof square footage for this plan (2041-2-3) is 4310 s.f.
Total heated square footage - 4098 s.f.
Date Posted: 13-Jan-21
Q:Can I make modifications to this plan?
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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