What will it cost to finish my
This is always the first question we get asked on the initial
telephone conversation. As I'm sure you'll understand, it is
impossible for us to give you a bid without looking at your
I can, however, give you an idea. A 25-foot by 40-foot basement will
cost more per square foot where as a larger basement will be less
per square foot.
The following is a example of the National Average versus Shelter
Sample 788 Square-foot
basement finish description:
20-foot by 30-foot family/entertainment area with wet bar
5-foot by 8-foot full bath
12-foot by 12-foot bedroom
Walls and ceilings are painted drywall throughout; exterior walls
are insulated; painted trim throughout.
Five-six-panel prime doors.
15 recessed can lights and three surface-mounted lights
Snap together laminate flooring system.
Bathroom includes standard white toilet, vanity with cultured marble
top, vinyl flooring, two-piece fiberglass shower unit, a light/fan
combination, vanity light fixture, and recessed medicine cabinet.
Bar area includes 10 linear feet of raised-panel oak cabinets with
laminate countertops, stainless steel bar sink, single-lever bar
faucet, under counter refrigerator, and vinyl floor tile.
Consider the following
information from Remodeling Magazine:
788 sq-ft job cost $ 43,112
||788 sq-ft job cost $ 31,520
Resale Value = $ 33,911
||Resale Value = $ 33,911
Cost Recouped 79 %
||Cost Recouped 107.5 %
As you can see our prices run 25 - 30% below the National Average
which translates from an expense to a profit for you.
A priority to Shelter Construction!