Three bids are in.
Turns out, everything is in the same general ballpark, so we'll probably end up going with the contractor who's been giving off the best vibes.
We're still waiting on a couple more. You know who you are.
|Item||Contractor A||Contractor B||Contractor C|
|Remove stumps for septic, driveway, and cottage site||4,000.00||5,700.00||2,500.00|
|Strip topsoil for cottage and driveway||400.00||750.00||950.00|
|Excavate for frost-wall foundation||860.00||included above||1,150.00|
(approx. 3850 SF)
(approx. 2200 SF)
|Backfill foundation with excavated material and imported fill||5,790.00||825.00||2,475.00|
|Supply and place screened stone inside foundation||3,360.00||4,285.00||not included (yet)|
|Install a 3 bedroom mound system including design and permit fees||25,700.00||bid forthcoming||24,150.00|
|Final grade after construction (re-lay topsoil)||800.00||not included||650.00|