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Budgeting Made Simple

Having a complete and accurate budget is key to ensuring a successful building project. We use a practical and user-friendly budget format to help you feel confident and in control of your project. We'll work together with you to create your budget and find ways to save you money. Here's an example of a budget format.


Budget Actual

Building Design/Construction Documents

Fees

Building Material Package

Material

Building Permits

Fees

Lot Improvements

A Survey/engineering

Fees

B Tree Clearing

Labor

C Excavation

Labor/Material

D Septic (if applicable)

Labor/Material

E Well (if applicable)

Labor/Material

F Final grade

Labor/Machinery

G Utility Hookup charges

Fees

H Propane Tank (if applicable)

Labor/Material

I Paving

Labor/Material

J Landscaping

Labor/Material

Foundation

A Footings and foundation Walls

Labor/Material

B Concrete floors

Labor/Material

C Water proofing

Labor/Material

D Bilco (hatchway to basement)

Labor/Material

Exterior Construction

A Framing

Labor

B Deck

Labor

C Porch

Labor

D Precast front step

Labor/Material

E Siding

Labor

F Roofing

Labor

G Gutters

Labor/Material

Fireplace

A Fireplace (type to be specified)

Labor/Material

B Mantles

Labor/Material

Mechanicals

A Baseboard Heat (if used)

Labor/Material

B Forced hot air with air conditioning

Labor/Material

C Plumbing Fixtures

Allowance

D Plumbing

Labor/Material

E Hot water heater

Labor/Material

F Electrical

Labor/Material

G Lighting Fixtures

Allowance

Interior

A Insulation

Labor/Material

B Drywall

Labor/Material

C Trim

Labor

D Stairs

Labor/Material

E Cabinet and vanity installation

Labor

F Counter top installation

Labor/ material

G Painting

Labor/Material

H Floor covering (type, cost/SF for each floor)

Labor/Material

I Appliances

Allowance

Dumpsters

Labor/Material

Inspection Fees (if applicable)

Fees

Contingency

Funds

Construction loan Interest

Fees

Closing fees

Fees

Sub Total

Building Lot cost

Project Manager

Grand Total

Work to be performed by buyer or down payment

If applicable

Total construction loan