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:According to the material list for the slab foundation, what is the gauge size for the 5/8 x 20 reinforced/rods & 6x6x10 wire mesh?
A:The mesh is 6" x 6" #10 gauge and the rebar is 5/8" x 20'.
Date Posted: 26-Feb-21
Q:Hello! Please confirm the total square footage on this home. I see that the total living space is 1094 sq. ft. and the porches add 270 sq. ft. However, the overall dimensions calculate out to be 1500 sq. ft. Thank you! ,Submit
Yes, the heated square footage of this house is 1,094 and the porches are 270 sq. ft. The dimensions you see are the overall total width and depth of the house.
Date Posted: 17-Jul-20
Q:Is it not drawn to scale then? Because when I measure, length and width don't match
A:The working drawings are to scale. The thumbnails on the website will not be to a scale.
Date Posted: 19-Feb-20
Q:what are the measurements of the master bath? I would like to have a tub in there not just a shower.
A:The Master Bath is 10'-8" x 8'(in shower/toilet area), 6'(in vanity area).
It could be most likely be done with some rearranging. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
Date Posted: 04-Dec-13
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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