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CONSTRUCTION COSTS

 

These published construction costs are based on a prepared building site including excavation, electrical hookups, water on site, and crushed stone to place around your footings. We can specify how to do this and coordinate with your local construction support.  

 

The basic concrete square rooms with domed ceilings are arranged in a variety of configurations customized to your plan. These sizes are 24'x24' and 28'x28' requiring no structural columns within the space. Flat Ceilings are also an option in a variety of sized and heights.

Because the choices are so varied for insulation, waterproofing, drainage and back fill these prices are not included on this published list. After your plan is completed and material choices are selected these costs are estimated and added to your cost. Often local tradesmen complete these parts of the work with our guidance or you can DIY.

Once your custom plans are complete and your site is surveyed you can receive an itemized list of your costs. Our design, engineering and planning services are offered at a rate of $80 hourly. We will also coordinate with your personal architect if preferred. We  can assist with getting your permits, design reviews, and financing submittals as required. 

Average Basic Shell Square Foot Price is  $65 - $95 depending on your location and local concrete and steel. Completed construction cost typically the same as new construction in your area. Custom estimates for your custom plan provided by our team

Interior Finishes Average  $100 - $200+ and are typically provided by your local installers and contractors (depends on your finish and site choices. DIY saves more)

Concrete Shell and Waterproofing :   

24'x24' interior, (625 SF with exterior walls)   

28'x28' interior, (841 SF with exterior walls)

Custom unit with waterproofing, footings, block outs and traveling crew expense start at $65 PSF

  • Basic Shell                625SF $40,800 - $58,500

  • Footings               $5000 - $20,800 per unit- depends on soil conditions & footing depth requirements

  • Frost Footings not included unless arranged in advance and priced separately

  • Overhangs       $4000 to $37,900 based on size

  • Parapet Walls $30 SF averages $3000- $15,000

  • Smoothing concrete interior with plaster is priced separately.

  • Custom Sizes priced separately

  • Wall Height Extensions - 20" -  $7000 & 36" -  $9900 + Custom Taller sizes 3 to 8 ft increments

Skylights - many sizes , range: $3000 to $38,000

Blocked out Door & Window Openings $180 to $880 e.

Retaining Walls:  $30- $40 PSF

Electrical & Utility Blockouts: $40- $200 e.

Waterproofing Costs ranges from $3 to $10 SF and is estimated from your custom plan and your choice selections. Includes a pond liner membrane cover + can include an additional concrete additive for extra protection for additional fees. Your cost choices are provided once your plan is completed and explained.

Travel Expenses $9 - $12 per mile from KC, MO  Depends on how much equipment and crew size is required for you specific project.

Extra Charge $9500 for building only a single concrete shell and additional costs apply when over 8 ft walls and two story structures are poured.

 

Exterior insulation, stucco, stone, plumbing, electrical, HVAC, window/door/skylight installations, interior plaster, exterior finishes, etc. are provided by local installers and not included in our scope of work. When your custom plans are complete these costs are estimated.

NOTE: All published prices are for preliminary cost estimating only. Actual estimates for your custom project are provided when your custom plans are completed.

* All published prices are based on $100 per yard concrete cost, $650 per ton on steel and $80 hourly for pump truck fees. In some locations these costs are more. When local costs exceed these amounts, it is the responsibility of the person building their project  to pay for these costs.

Any deviations in basic module and additions are priced separately at a labor rate of $55 per hour. Prices are based on Steel Rebar prices at $650 per ton. Additional costs may apply.

*Typically a 25% deposit of the proposed total basic construction holds your place on our traveling crews construction list with a scheduled construction date

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55% is paid as the crew pours your basic concrete structures. Payment for each pour section is due within 3 days of completion or as defined by agreed terms prior to construction.

 

10% due when basic structures are completed as defined by an agreed contract. Specific arrangements on deposits are made with you after estimates are made and accepted.

 

Usually it takes two weeks to set up and pour each 900 to 1100 square foot of space including all exterior walls with dome and/or flat ceilings, roof and all door and window openings. This is typically faster than traditional framing systems.

 

Then we can assist as your local contractor finishes your project to our plan specifications.

 

NOTE: Most custom projects vary on costs depending on how they are finished, site conditions and local codes, so we only provide specific estimates and arrangements after your custom plans are completed. NOW, Get started!

Above Ground Choices with Green Roofs
Additional Planning and Exterior, Interior, Landscaping and Kitchen Design Services Available at $80 hourly.

This forming system is used for many types of concrete construction: wine caves, underground, green roof, and above ground buildings.

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