Exterior elevations - Elevations will be produced of all four sides of the home showing all exterior finishes, window and door details, lot grading, deck locations, etc. Additional elevations and details may be required on a per plan basis.
Floor plans - The conceptual plans you started off with, now get all of the final detail added into the drawings. The floor plans will go through a comprehensive structural analysis. Any unusual conditions will be specifically noted or referred on to a structural engineer for further analysis. The locations of all elements such as; windows, doors, walls, cabinetry, ceiling details and staircases, will be precisely determined. Interior elevation details of elements such as arches and fireplaces may be produced on a per plan basis or at the direction of our client.
Foundation plan - This drawing will be produced in addition to any basement development plans to specifically note all foundation walls, beam locations, telepost pads, plumbing rough-ins, and foundation steps in one simple and easy to read drawing.
Cross sections - These drawings are intended to show the specific heights and construction of walls, foundations, floors and roof. Multiple sections may be required to fully illustrate the construction of the home.
Roof plan - For complex roof designs especially, a well laid out roof plan will address all roof pitches, overhang depths, fascia sizes and drainage solutions for any valleys in the roof layout.
Building specifications - The specifications are a comprehensive list of all the various materials and standards that the home will be constructed with. Clients can request specific items in their specification or choose a standard set of construction specifications.
Lighting and electrical plans - These optional plans show locations of all the lights, switches and outlets for the interior and exterior of the home.
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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.
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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.
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Q:Can I make modifications to this plan?
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Q:What is the estimated price to build this plan?
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