Construction Cost Estimates for a Car Wash in National, US
How Much Does it Cost to Build a Car Wash?
The following analysis estimates the cost to build a car wash using US National Average costs from 2019 RSMeans cost data. Costs are derived from a building model that assumes basic components, using union and open shop labor for a 800 square foot building.
Scope differences and market conditions can cause costs to vary significantly. To see an estimate of the costs in a specific city or metropolitan area, go to our index of car wash models by state.
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Car Wash Construction Cost Assumption
Car Wash with Concrete Block / Bearing Walls
|Cost Estimate (Standard Union Labor)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (General Conditions,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$58.62||$46,898.38|
|Total Building Cost||$313.63||$250,906.35|
|Cost Estimate (Open Shop)||% of Total||Cost Per SF||Cost|
|Contractor Fees (General Conditions,Overhead,Profit)||25%||$53.47||$42,779.90|
|Total Building Cost||$286.09||$228,872.47|
Other Square Foot Model Building Type Options:
Car Wash with Concrete Block / Rigid Steel
Car Wash with Face Brick & Concrete Block / Bearing Walls
Car Wash with Face Brick & Concrete Block / Rigid Steel
Car Wash with Metal Panel / Rigid Steel
Car Wash with Metal Sandwich Panel / Rigid Steel
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