Chapter 3: Getting Started:
How Much will it Cost?

This video shows the different methods owner-builders can use for creating a rough budget prior to sending the project out to bid. We explore the two major elements of your budget…hard and soft costs. We also talk about how to come up with a rough estimate for labor and materials. Finally, we discuss the comparison of your total estimated costs with your budget.

Box_Shot_Builders_Daily_Guide.jpgHave you always wanted to build your own home?  Stop by our ESTORE to see some of the resources avaialable to you that were previously only used by professional builders.


Stop by the How to Build Your Own Home resources page for some great articles and videos to help you become an owner builder.  You really can build your own home with a little help.  We are also covering all of the steps to build a new home at our Blog.  From choosing a plan and creating a budget to the rough-in of mechanicals, we are going through the complete process.

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