No, complete house plans are not required. Monster Cost-to-Build is unique in its ability to accurately estimate a home's cost from the plan images and data provided on MonsterHousePlans.com.
Monster Cost-to-Build does not use typical take-off estimating techniques. Even if you have no particular design developed you can still estimate the Cost-to-Build based on the design parameters and criteria you establish for the home design.
|Waiting time for access to web application online estimate||Immediate||Up to 2 days|
|Costs for actual project location based on specific 5 digit zip code to pinpoint regional cost & climatic factors|
|Number of available Zip Codes in cost database to adjust for local construction / labor conditions||Over 40,000||Up to 550|
|Company Guarantees Accuracy / Satisfaction of complete home cost estimate RESULTS|
|Identifies and calculates all construction costs for a home project including full site-work, appliances, site utilities, General Contractor costs, etc.|
|User controls the selection of their specific quality levels materials and construction|
|Number of available construction material and finish material options available for User’s selection||3,300+|
|Includes editable costs for General Contractor’s (Builder’s) Overhead and Profit and General Conditions|
|Estimates costs for individual Special Spaces such as Kitchen, Master Bathroom, Full Baths, Half Baths, Laundry/Mud Room, Library, Foyer, etc.|
|Includes costs for site-work utilities such as access road, septic, well, propane, city utility extensions, etc.|
|Includes installed costs for full range of appliances|
|Lines of cost report detail||350||10-15|
|Green design options|
|Immediate cost feedback on any design changes|