Five Key Ingredients for a Successful Project
The right funding, thorough set of plans, detailed scope of work, wholesale product costs and the right remodeler are the five key ingredients to a successful project!
Architectural Bid Package: Why buy a bid package? Have you ever thought how confusing and time consuming it is to explain how your project will look and what the scope of work will include to family & friends and/or contractors? Many people wonder how to get a set of home addition plans and at the same time truly understand how their future property can look and how much it will cost. The Bid Package concept plans show you how your project will look from a 2&3-dimensional perspective along with a complete scope of work detailing all the items included broken down into labor & material costs, along with product allowances. The Bid Package includes the complete concept design (which can be made permit ready at any time).
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We get the costs right, every time
Before investing your money in just a set of architectural plans that are permit ready, consider purchasing one of our services below! Most Illinois architectural firms are excellent at design but have little or no concept for the project costs, being in the design/build business we excel at both! It is a great value at a fraction of the cost that you would pay atypical design only firm.
It contains all the pertinent information that any bidder needs in an easy to understand format. The bidder only needs to visit the project site, get the package and view the pre-existing conditions. If you are applying for a loan to do your project this package is exactly what the lender will require to appraise your future property value which is part of the loan package. We duplicate the Bid Package for you to email and/or hand out to your bidders.
Architectural Bid Package services start as low as $500.00!
I would love to answer any questions that you may have. Call me at any time or connect via email. We provide consultation, Architectural Design services for the Residential & Light Commercial construction industry specializing in Architectural Bid Packages.
We help you realize how your project will look from both 2 & 3 dimensional perspectives. While helping you to know the items included along with the cost. We prepare an Architectural Bid Package having 13 key components.
ARCHITECTURAL BID PACKAGE SERVICES
We are one of the premier Architectural Design Companies in Illinois we staff a dedicated team of professionals specializing in Illinois Home Additions, Commercial Additions, Room Additions, 2nd floor Additions, Addition Plans along with Office Build Outs and Retail space.
Learn about our architectural bid package options
At Remodel Partner, Inc. our commitment is to set the standard for quality and that starts with a bid package.
#1. Discovery Retainer Option
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will conduct an interview with you to understand what your goals are for the project. Measurements will be taken, utilities studied along with photos as we look over the pre-existing conditions of your property. All this in preparation for a preliminary estimate to discover if the project can be done hopefully within the investment level you are considering. Next, we will prepare and send you a digital copy on an excel spreadsheet showing all the labor and material costs which will be within 5% + or- of the actual costing. This will give you the ability to send bid requests out to other bidders for pricing. This is the best way to get an apple to apples type quote. Armed with this information you can either opt-out of doing the project, adjust the scope of the project or adjust your budget. This process allows you to make an educated and rational decision about your project. This will give you some answers without committing to a large cash outlay.
#2. As built floor plan(s) option
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will measure and prepare the existing floor plans showing the pre-existing conditions. Included is an emailed digital copy of the plans that can be printed and/or emailed. We also can produce photo quality renderings of any view you might want to see.
#3. Conceptual plans option
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will prepare existing as built floor plan and the new concept plans to show the full intent of the proposed project from a 2 & 3-dimensional photo quality perspective. These plans are not ready for permit (for permit ready plans add-on option #6). This includes up to 2 hrs. of revisions that the buyer(s) may need. Should the concept change to a new idea or require more revision time then there will be an additional charge. Included is an emailed digital copy of the plans that can be printed and/or emailed to the bank for appraisal and/or any contractors to obtain bids.
#4. Scope of work option add-on
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Once the plans are completed, the company will develop and review with buyer(s) a detailed list of all the items included in the project by description, unit, quantity and costing. Included is one emailed digital copy of the complete scope of work on an excel spreadsheet ready to use or hand out to the bank for appraisal and/or any contractors to obtain bids.
#5. Product Selection option add-on
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will arrange for a designer to help you with your product selections. Items, style, colors, textures to name a few. Also giving you the ability to buy at our discounted pricing for products, which will save you money.
#6. Permit ready plans option
Upon your initial payment is made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will prepare the conceptual plans to be permit ready, including as many revisions and printed copies that the building dept. may need, plus 5 additional for copies additional use. Also, an emailed digital copy of the completed plans. This option is for making option #2 concept plans ready for permit.
#7. Permits, surveys and bonds option
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Company will prepare and apply for the building permit on the buyer’s behalf. Once the actual permit(s) is/are secured, and then buyer(s) will pay for permit fees.
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; company will perform onsite inspection during and/or after construction, includes written report of progress and findings. Priced per visit!
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; surveying, plats, topo’s, septic, variances and other services as needed. Ask for a quote?
#10. Material Savings
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; perform a service that lets you buy at the same wholesale costs that we buy at. We provide the vendors and pass on our discount to you. You will be working with the vendor rep to choose your product(s).
#11. Photo Quality renderings
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; company will prepare 3-dimensional photo quality images of the complete project floor plans, elevations and interior shots of important areas. Used for marketing and /or showing to potential clients.
#12. Health Department
Upon your initial payment being made for acceptance we will do the following; Work with the County Health Dept to get plans approved for permit application.
#13. Chief Viewer
We have included the ability for you to view your actual plan as we progress through the design process together for the purpose of you being able to understand how your new project will look from a 2 & 3-dimensional perspective at your leisure. And be able to share your own plan with others such as family and/or contractors. All you need do is email them the same link and a copy of your design file.
What’s included in a typical architectural bid package
As many design meeting’s as needed
Zoning and code research needed for an Illinois Remodeling project
Complete set of concept drawings to show floor plans, exterior & interior elevations, 3D views
Complete scope of work which shows unit costs for every item included in the project with wholesale pricing
Material & Fixture allowances
Digital photos of existing conditions
Multiple copies all in emailable formats
When you have us build your project a portion of the Architectural Bid Services fee will be credited back to you!
Most of our clients have a hard time picturing what their project will look like. We make it possible to see your plans in 2 & 3 dimensional perspectives, on your own computer, tablet and/or phone, on your own time. This gives you the private time needed to review and give us valuable input as we proceed. You can even share with anyone if they have a computer. Once an agreement has been executed you will be sent a link to download the program.
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Features & Benefits
Finding the right company today can be hard. You want to be able to put your trust in a company to help find the right funding, architectural design and build the project of your dreams. We wish to earn that trust from you! Below find some of the reasons why we continue to earn trust and respect from our clients. Remodel Partner an Illinois Room Addition Contractor!
You become a partner on your own project
Benefit – We work together as a team to complete your project
Deal directly with John Angel throughout the complete project
Benefit – You will not be passed from one dept. to another, only one person to deal with.
Buy all services and products at true wholesale costing
Benefit – You will buy everything at our discount
Open book policy (is the key to understanding where your money is going)
Benefit – You will make all the payments to the vendors with my direction
Low overhead that saves you money!
Benefit – I do not have a showroom or other overhead that you will pay for.
The ability to save 50% of every dollar we can save on the project costs
Benefit – I negotiate all pricing with the vendors saving you money
Professional help finding the right funding
Benefit – I have several good sources to help you work on your funding
We accept all major credit cards
Benefit – For your convenience you may pay right online
We will beat any competitive price by $1000.00
Benefit – You will receive my expertise to help you compare your other quotes
One on one Architectural design help working at a pace that is comfortable for you
Benefit – I am very proficient at helping you design your project so it best fits your needs
Your initial design and scope of work are free!
Benefit – This will give you the ability to see what your project will look like and cost at no cost to you, other than time.
We offer Architectural bid package services
Benefit – These will help you get apples to apples type bids or help you determine the new appraised value of your property
Product selection help with a qualified designer
Benefit – You can work directly with my wife and myself to help you choose your products
Permit acquisition and inspections handled
Benefit – I handle all the permits and inspections so you do not have to be bothered
All negotiations with the vendors (including sub-contract agreement, licensing and insurance certification)
You do not have to deal directly with any of the vendors. I will make sure they all have agreements, proper licensing and insurance that is specific to your project for your protection.
Coordination of vendor payouts and waiver of lien control
Benefit – You will make all vendor payouts, I will monitor all invoices and waivers for payment.
Vendor payout control (you write all the checks to vendors)
Benefit – You will control all the payouts with my guidance
Peace of mind that the project will be done quickly and professionally using quality products
Benefit – I have many years of expertise that will ensure that your project will be done professionally with quality products.
Full time project management by John
Benefit – I manage the project on a daily basis either by jobsite visit and/or communication with the vendors as needed.
We keep a clean project site
Benefit – Broom swept and debris hauled away in a timely manner. I monitor safety and cleanliness on a continual basis.
Take pride in having a project like an Illinois Room addition that will match your existing building down to the smallest details
Benefit – It’s the small details like copying the roof style, trim, finishes etc. that will make you proud.
Get a complete digital photo record of the project's step by step process
Benefit – I keep a digital record of the complete project.
1 year labor warranty included
Benefit – The labor vendors pass on their 1 yr. warrantee as required by their agreement. There are also manufacturer warranties that they pass on to you.
Buy additional 5, 10 year or Lifetime labor warranty (over the already given 1 yr.)
Benefit – You may purchase additional warranty at time of purchase. Companies that give you a warranty longer than the industry standard 1 yr. are charging that in their overall price. This gives you the ability to make your own decision as to how long of a warranty you would like.