Coming up with a beautiful palatial house to completion is not easy today because the cost of materials has greatly escalated. However, through proper planning and designs, you can still move around and complete your house successfully.
Beautiful and admirable houses communicates alot to the entire public about the state, condition and position of the home. Therefore, it is better to struggle to make your house beautiful as much as you can.
To avoid inconveniences and unforseen extra costs while building a 5 bedroom house in Kenya today, you can use this simple budget to guide you on the estimated cost that you are likely to spend until completion of your house.
Here is the budget you can use to save on some extra costs and buying of excess materials.
3 foundation stones [email protected] 45=58,500
6 hardcore [email protected] 8000= 6,400,000
5 Dpm 10 [email protected] 2000= 20,000
20 marrum 30tons @ 2000= 60,000
15 Brc 10 rolls @ 25000= 250,000
100 sand 200tons @ 2000=400,000
30 quarry sand [email protected] 1200=120,000
24 ballast 80 [email protected]=240,000
34 D 12 50pcs @ 980= 49,000
25 D8 30 pcs @ 600= 18000
340 binding wire 840kgs @ 200= 168,000
150 anti termites gladiator 200litrs @ 1500=300,000
30 machine cut stones= [email protected] 65 = 130,000
600 cement [email protected] 700= 840,000
800 bricks 500,[email protected] 10 =5,000,000
30 timber (6×1) [email protected] 30= 60,000
45 timber (4×2) [email protected]= 240,000
35 timber (2×2) [email protected]= 125,000
60 hup iron [email protected] 3000= 120,000
540nails [email protected] 200= 240,000
80 iron sheets [email protected]= 480,000
50 Ridges [email protected]= 110,000
50 door frames [email protected] 3000= 105,000
40 main doors and windows are estimated to take 650,000
56 gutters and accessories 350,000
30 water tanks 10,000 litrs = 300,000
45 fascia board (8×1)600fts @110= 66,000
35 wood preservative 20ltrs×10 @ 700= 140,000
By using this budget, you are likely spend 17 million in building a 5 bedroom house to completion. Labour is not included in this since it is mostly negotiable.
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