Gary's Drafting Service

__Services and Rates...

A set of construction plans for a residence usually consists of:

  • Floor Plan (with dimensions and labels)
  • Exterior Elevations (front, rear and side)
  • Roof Plan
  • Electrical Plan (combined with floor plan)
  • Door and Window Schedules
  • Standard Details (Footings, Wall Sections, Etc.)

For custom house plans my standard rate is 36¢ per square foot of heated space (i.e. if the house I design for you has 1800 sq. ft. of heated or living space, your full price for a set of plans would be $648.00 or 0.36 x 1800).

In some cases you may want or need additional drawings such as with an FHA loan. I can provide the following at $200.00 per sheet:

  • Foundation Plan
  • Plumbing Plan and Riser
  • Mechanical Plan (HVAC)
  • Plot Plan
  • Special Details
I also provide the following services:
  • Commercial Designs (< $100,000 fair market value)
  • "As-Built" Plans
  • Additions / Renovations
  • Architectural Contract Drafting
  • Civil Contract Drafting
  • Structural Contract Drafting
  • Mech. Contract Drafting (HVAC, Plumbing, Parts, etc.)
  • Elec. Contract Drafting (Wiring Diagrams, Circuiting, etc.)
  • Simple Websites (Like this one..:)
  • Artistic Design Projects (Brochures, Signs, etc.)

My client base includes (but is not limited to):

  • Homeowners
  • Contractors
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Surveyors
  • Realtors
  • Churches

If you're looking for contract drafting and/or design, I generally charge $40/hour. This rate is negotiable and may vary somewhat depending on the type of drafting, readability of mark-ups, travel, etc. Please visit my Contract Drafting Website.

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