If you are interested in purchasing the ecokit house, here is a brief overview of the process:
PRELIMINARY COST ESTIMATE
Provided to you based on your requirements submitted via the website estimation tool (try it here).
DETAILED COST ESTIMATE
We will contact you to discuss all details, any customization or optional add-ons. Detailed cost report followed by a building site documents will be emailed to you for a planning permit application (if needed).
We work with you through this phase to refine a design to meet all of your home ownership dreams. It is up to you how involved you are in this process, we welcome any degree of collaboration with you on the design. The design must be approved by you before continuing into the construction drawing phase.
A deposit on the kit is required before beginning the preliminary design phase. Our design service provides you with the opportunity to see a sketched out design before committing to a purchase. Cost: $1500 (this cost is deducted from a future kit purchase)
Engineer-certified drawings specific to your design to be used for building permit aplication and house construction. Guaranteed to meet local building codes.
Cost: 30% of total kit price as agreed in step 2. This payment also serves as a deposit to hold a position in our production schedule. We will send you a Kit Purchase Agreement including a guaranteed kit purchase price, a list of all components included in the kit, and an estimated delivery date.
After the agreement is executed and we have received your first payment for the kit, the production starts. Initially it may take 6-10 weeks. During this phase you should acquire your building permit and start your site work and foundation. We will send you a step by step ecokit assemble instructions and an invoice for the second payment (30%) during production, then before completion and shipping, we will send you a shipping invoice (based on your location), and an invoice for the last payment (40%) of the kit.
The kit will be delivered to you in one or more trucks as needed.