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Accessory Dwelling Units

Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) have risen in popularity over the past few years and as the market continues to see an increase in construction costs, more and more people are looking to expand their property whether it be for family, work, or potential rental income.

Accessory Dwelling UnitsWith a rise in demand for residential contractors, people are seeking professionals who understand the laws and codes for ADUs as well as bring a competitive bid to the table.

Total Takeoffs allows contractors to get the most up-to-date, accurate, and efficient material lists and costs for their clients.

Total Takeoffs can be an essential partner in aiding homeowners with detailed and accurate bank estimates to help secure construction loans for their on-site building additions.

Once you have your construction loan secured, the next step is to order a detailed material takeoff so you can solicit pricing from your local big box stores.


Because ADUs are a secondary dwelling on property and typically much smaller and more affordable, inspiring homeowners to pursue building projects on their own. While ADUs are less complex, they are still fully functioning, independent living spaces, and require just as much attention to detail to prevent costly mistakes.

With Total Takeoffs, we can provide experience and knowledge when helping you get an accurate and reliable estimate for your project. You will find our materials management skills useful in avoiding common pitfalls that typically arise with these types of projects.

By utilizing contracting professional estimators, you will likely avoid large markups that local subcontractors tend to add on to their top bid, ensuring that you can get your materials directly from local brokers. It can also keep you from underestimating your quantities of materials which can turn into project delays if you run short.

We provide you with itemized material lists so when it comes time to order from your box retailer, you have everything you need to begin construction.

Whether you are a contractor or an owner builder, Total Takeoffs has the experience and expertise to help you with all your bidding and estimating needs. No project is too large or too small. Having both an accurate construction budget as well as the proper materials procurement can help any job be more successful.

We stay up to date on all the latest regulations to better ensure that delays a few and far between and costly miscalculations can be avoided.

To order a Takeoff or Estimate Report click here
or call us at (833) MTO-ASAP
(833) 686-2727