Our customers come to us for many reasons; our high quality reviews, our attention to quality craftsmanship and detail, & our great pricing (to name a few). We know garage building cost is a great factor in choosing the right builder for your project. We hope we can help answer some questions that will get you started building a garage with A&E Builders!
This guide is written to give a good idea of what’s involved in calculating the cost of building a detached garage with A&E Builders; we’ll walk you through all these steps personally as your builder.
Planning For Your New Garage
Garage building cost starts with permitting and architectural planning. Small structures depending on your local code requirements may or may not need stamped architectural plans. Permits and plans can range from a hundred dollars to a few thousand depending on the lot/land and structural requirements. The most cost affective placement of a new garage is on level land that has existing driveway access. Price increases with complexity. Just remember paving and grading will quickly increase the price of any garage project.
Designing a Custom Garage in MD, PA & Beyond
Once you have a good sense of the regulatory requirements and placement of your new garage, it is time for the design. We can create any type of structure you can imagine. We are experts in matching existing structures, adding decorative wood and stone work, we are true custom garage design specialists. We know where to save you money and where to add convenient features that will make your life so much easier.
Depending on your design, simple 2×4 construction with economy materials can range in cost from $25-35 per sq. ft. Adding interior finishing and custom exterior enhancements usually rise costs per square foot to $45-55. Adding electrical and plumbing can range from a few thousand or even doubling the cost of the project depending upon your needs. need extra workshop space?
We have many plans that incorporate extra workshop space into the design that saves you money over expanding the footprint of your garage.After deciding on what aspects of your new garage are needed. We help you to set your budget, advising you on where to save on the cost of building a detached garage.