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Why choose an ADU (Accessory Dwelling Units)
The popularity of Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in the Bay Area is on the rise. With the cost of living in Lafayette, CA and the surrounding areas continually increasing, many homeowners have chosen to invest in an ADU. An ADU can provide your household with an additional income source, increase your home investment by adding value, or provide additional space for you and your loved ones.
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Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) FAQ’s
In Lafayette, CA and the surrounding bay area, constructing an ADU can cost anywhere between $250,000 -$600,000. The cost of an ADU will depend on a variety of factors. Factors to consider include square footage, the cost of materials, construction and permit fees. Prices vary depending on whether you are building a detached ADU, adding an ADU as a home addition or converting a garage.
As a long term investment an ADU is hard to beat. Accessory dwelling units not only add value to your property but they can generate a source of income for your household. The amount of money required to construct the ADU can be minuscule in comparison to the value added to the overall property.
Yes, an ADU counts towards a home’s livable square footage.
Typically a detached ADU will be the most valuable addition to a home. However, it is case dependent and will depend on factors such as square footage and usability.
Converting an existing space such as a garage, is usually the least expensive option for adding an ADU to your property. This is because it requires less materials and labor. It is important to check pricing options with a professional as every home and circumstance is unique.
There are numerous pros to building an ADU. These include having more living space for circumstances like a growing family, improving the value of your home investment with an increase in square footage, and adding additional features like a home ofﬁce, kitchen and private living space.
Red White & Blue Construction is headquartered in Lafayette, CA however we provide comprehensive home remodeling and renovation services to the greater Bay Area.
Absolutely. Part of being a full service general contractor is offering a permit service to our clients. This means that you do not have to worry about securing a permit, meeting city requirements, architectural plans or attending inspections. Red White & Blue Construction, we take care of it all for you.
Floor plans are included in any home renovation project we undertake. This means whether you are looking to remodel your kitchen, renovate your bathroom or convert your garage into an ADU, our engineers, architects and designers handle it all.
A permit is required for all home renovation or remodeling projects above $500. This means a permit will most certainly be required for any room addition. The team at Red White & Blue Construction are here to ensure that your project meets all city requirements.
Our in-house design services include but are certainly not limited to innovative design advice, ﬂoor plans and 3-D Design simulations. Our team is here to help you to order, purchase and shop for materials. Our goal is to bring your dream home to life.
Yes. We understand that choosing the right contractor for your home addition is very important. This is why our team offers free estimates and consultations to all potential clients.