Dimensions and lines dictating the size and shape of a land parcel or lot
No artist's required. We have worked from napkin sketches to spreadsheets. Whatever you feel comfortable using.
We can print more for you if you ever run out.
We include this by field experience. It helps ensure that the plumber does not misplace a pipe outside of the a wall or interfere with cabinetry.
We include this by field experience. It helps by aiding the framer in understanding the complete roof structure.
Typically the intersection between the roof and ceiling.
The slope of the roof
The square footage of the complete roof surface. This is extremely helpful for estimating shingles, decking, underlayment etc..
Helps by aiding the framer and estimator in understanding the complete rafter structure and design.
Helps by minimizing the waste that can occur from cutting the wrong length of lumber and also aids in estimating the rafter quantity.
Due to new building practices and materials used today it takes more than typical details to accurately dictate what should be done in the construction of the cornice (eve or overhang).
Graphic representation with Notes and dimensions of special interior construction elements.
Helps by aiding the framer and estimator in understanding the complete Floor joist structure and design.
Helps by aiding the framer and estimator in understanding the complete Ceiling joist structure and design.
Imaginary cut through of the entire structure to dictate special construction conditions that should be addressed.
Key note symbol definitions.
Need extra sets? If you call before 10 A.M. We can have them ready for pickup that same day.
Plan estimating is an important process and can be the most overwhelming. It can be frustrating to gather all that you need for your project only to discover you have forgotten to include something that puts you over budget before you even start. Home plan estimation and material take off is a broad variable in practice. Here at Hudson Home Designs, we have studied numerous methods and practices over the years to develop our personal estimation standards.
Our 3-D Cad software method produces the core estimation numbers that will deliver a more accurate estimation for our clients’ use.
As part of our estimation process, we enable you produce a complete list of materials. Our customers have told us that the savings from the material list has more than paid for the cost of the list in the first place. Some have reported that it even paid for the cost of their plans.