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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.
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.
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What is Included in this House Plan?
Exterior Elevations: show the front, rear and sides of the house, including exterior materials, details and measurements.
Foundation Plans: All necessary notations and dimensions are included. (Foundation options will vary for each plan. If the home you want does not have the type of foundation you desire, contact Familyhomeplans.com of your plan.)
Interior Elevations: (call 1-800-235-5700 before ordering to confirm availability) show the specific details of cabinets (kitchen, bathroom). We suggest contacting local cabinet and fireplace distributors for sizes and styles.
Schematic Electrical Layouts: (call 1-800-235-5700 before ordering to confirm availability) show the suggested locations for switches, fixtures and outlets. These details may be shown on the floor plan or on a separate diagram.
Detailed Floor Plans: show the placement of interior walls and the dimensions for rooms, doors, windows, stairways, etc., of each level of the house.
Due to regional variations, local availability of materials, local codes, methods of installation, and individual preferences, it is impossible to include detail on heating and plumbing work on your plans. The duct work, venting, and other details will vary depending on the type of heating and cooling system (forced air, hot water, electric, solar) and the type of energy (gas, oil, electricity, solar) that you use. These details and specifications are easily obtained from your builder, contractor, and/or local suppliers
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Previous Q & A
Previous Questions and Answers
Q:Do the plans include plumbing, electrical, things like that, in them?
A:This plan does have an electrical layout. But has no plumbing plans.
Date Posted: 11-Oct-21
Q:Please verify the dimensions of the house. The website says 26 x 36. But the floor plan is showing a 10' deck, 28' for the building depth, and then 4' for the back deck. Please verify the correct dimensions. My client is ready to purchase now.
Yes, the house size is 26’x28’. The rear porch is 4’ deep and the front porch is 6’deep on left and 10’ deep on right. The online overall dimension is the covered roof depth. The front 2’ is not covered.
Date Posted: 12-Aug-21
Q:is it off grade?
A:This plan has a Crawlspace foundation. The top of foundation wall is shown 15” above grade. I hope this helps.
Date Posted: 26-Oct-20
Q:What is the wind load for this house? We live in Wyoming and it is very windy here. Thank you!
A:The plans have the wind load noted as one side (U.B.C.) = 20 psf. Will need to be reviewed locally.
Date Posted: 25-Jan-19
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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