Benefits of selecting a pre-designed ADU for your Backyard
Fixed Project Cost
Fast and Efficient
Designed for Maximum Flexibility
The proven design utilizes a small footprint with comfortable interior amenities
Build Smart Right From The Start
Our experience designing and building ADUs brings us to our pre-designed model with design elements and amenities you would expect from a custom build.
2″x6″ Advanced Framing with Mineral Wool Insulation
Hardy Plank Siding with 6″ Reveal
5/4″ Cedar Exterior Trim
Exposed Rafter Tails
Standing Seam Metal Roof
Solid Wood Interior Trim
Engineered Finish Floor
Stacked Laundry Washer & Dryer
Minisplit heating and cooling energy star high performance
ERV – Energy Recovery Ventilator
Earth Advantage Certified
FSC and Locally Sourced Lumber
All LED Lighting
Connection to existing home utilities
Fotile in-counter dishwasher
Process & Timeline
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Using the information you provided on the contact form; we conduct a feasibility search to see if your property is a good fit for an ADU.
If buildable, we’ll reach out to schedule a site visit with one of our ADU experts. They will discuss the project with you and by the end of the meeting, you will have an all-in price.
We provide a wide array of options as well as available upgrades. We’ll get these finalized before we submit the permit application.
Some of the building options:
- Building Orientation
- Exterior Paint Color
- Interior Wall Color
- Cabinet Color
- Countertop Material
- Flooring Material
- Appliance Grade
SQFT Studios will submit the permit and manage all aspects of the process. The permit cost is included in the price.
Groundwork – Define the location of the ADU. Excavate and protect the property from erosion.
Foundation – Pour concrete foundation and connect utilities.
Structure – Wood Framing is completed on site.
Roofing – Install standing seam metal roof.
Siding – Wrap and Sheath ADU with Hardy Plank siding
Doors & Windows – Install new Doors and windows
Plumbing – Tie in supply and drain to city code.
Electrical – install new fuse box and tie in to existing home.
Insulation – install rock wook insulation for maximum comfort and improved performance.
Drywall – once approved by inspector we drywall, tape and smooth the entire structure.
Finish Electrical and Plumbing – Add all the 0utlets, switches, sinks, faucets, showerheads and lightiung.
Paint – Using Low/No VOC paint we’ll put the finishing touches on your ADU
When the project is complete we’ll hand over the keys. We guarantee our work for 1 year. We’ll check in with you after a short while to get your feedback.
Take the first step and see if your property qualifies for The 288 sqft ADU. We’ll review the information and set up a meeting to discuss the project.