Advice 1: How to calculate the cost of repairing flat

Repair of apartments – it is difficult, demanding both physical and monetary. Please refer to the last as one of the important factors in the repair of the apartment is its cost. Self-assessment of repair work – the process is quite difficult. To facilitate calculations will help simple rules:
How to calculate the cost of repairing flat
Decide on the level of work: cosmetic or major repairs, change of finishing or remodeling. Also included is a desired quality, time, place, repair – high demand, high price.
Make a design project. Designer taking into account your wishes, will develop a scheme for future apartments: plan of arrangement of furniture, placement of electrical and plumbing, ceiling, walls and floor with the flooring. The design project will help to calculate the cost of materials and work. The experienced designer will help to avoid mistakes in the preparation of estimates and in the process of repair. However, you can make a design project independently.
Decide the performers of repairs in your apartment. From who will be directly affected its value. It may be qualified officially working team of finishers, or novice decorators offering their services quite cheaply. Tending to select more than cheap labour, we should not forget about the possible dangers of unskilled workers can offer questionable quality repair service, in this case, the money will just be wasted.
Age of home and type of construction also determines the calculation of the amount of repair work. In new homes the repair cost is much cheaper in the old more expensive, respectively.
Determine prices for materials. you can afford it. Procurement of expendable materials costs, which are included in the total cost of repairs. It can be luxury and even exclusive content, but also quite inexpensive and practical.
Be sure to note in the estimate for the repair consumables required in the preparatory phase of repair works (primers and fillers, glues, wire, dry mixes, etc.). They should be of decent quality, can have a significant impact on the quality of the finish.Keep in mind that the calculations on repairs carried out on the basis of the preliminary design of the project, have an error of 2-5% of project design accuracy of 2-3 less.

Advice 2: How to calculate the cost of a repair-bedroom apartment

Before starting the repair of one-bedroom apartments, it is necessary to calculate its value, but this is not so easy, even with the calculators posted at the construction sites.
How to calculate the cost of a repair-bedroom apartment
Before beginning any repair work first, are estimates for expenses. It should be noted that repairs to the building from scratch will be much cheaper than the exact same repair in the same apartment in the secondary market, as it is necessary to dismantle surfaces and may need to do alterations. The average price of repair of apartments is approximately equal to 20% of its value. On this number you can rely.

Repairs to the building

In the building the repair is done from scratch, so the estimates are prepared only to produce work. Knowing what you want to get the ultimate, easy to calculate the cost. On the websites of the construction companies have calculators that will help you. But don't forget that some types of work require detail. For example, wallpapering does not include preliminary alignment of the walls, it is necessary to calculate a separate item.


If you are planning to do major repairs in the apartment, little bit harder. In the cost calculation includes not only the materials used and the payment works, but the dismantling. When gluing the same Wallpaper you need to pre-clean the surface from old coatings, alignment of walls, preparation of walls, plaster and zashpatlevat. All this is paid for separately.

In this case you can also use the cost calculator repair. If you plan to do repairs yourself, then you can safely subtract from the resulting value of 30%.

To make a precise calculation, you need to know the size of the apartment, and what will be done, what materials will be used, because even the flooring has a big range of prices, not to mention the selection of plumbing and other interior elements.

A lot depends on your taste preferences and financial capabilities. The cost of repairs will vary greatly depending on whether you choose flooring or linoleum, Italian plumber or Russian, what type of Wallpaper will be, and whether they do, will there be tiles. Factors affecting the final cost of repair in a one bedroom apartment are endless, the choice is yours.

Any self-respecting construction company will name the final cost of the repair only after a thorough examination of the apartment, perform precise measurements and cost estimates acceptable to both the customer and the contractor. You can calculate only an approximate value, on which to build.
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