February 3, 2013 in Photo Questions
How much more money does it cost to build a craftsman style home with all of the interior and exterior details versus a more traditional build?
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Moore Architects, PC
I'm pulling numbers out of the air, but I would say that a Craftsman Style home would be about 25% more to build than a typical custom home. The details and trim work in a Craftsman style home add more material, which adds more labor and cost.

For example, in a Craftsman home you might want to put up solid traditional wainscoting in the dining room. Adding this wainscoting might cost an extra $5,000 onto the total construction.

I hope this helps!
February 5, 2013 at 6:52am   
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It does. I built a home 5 years ago but have since fallen in love with craftsman architecture. Your home is beautiful, thanks for sharing.
February 10, 2013 at 8:03pm   
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