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Difference between Covered Area and Land Area

House construction on turnkey contracts is based on per sq ft construction cost which requires covered area according to drawings. All the costing articles & videos of Team Overc’s  are based on covered areas. Clients often get confused in covered area and land area. Today we will explain the difference between covered area and land […]

Latest grey structure cost September 2018 for house construction

Construction cost for grey structure construction of dream house in September 2018 Its been almost an year since last time Team Overc’s published grey structure construction cost 2017 article and video, response that we got on that article and video was overwhelming and encouraging that helped and guided hundreds of Pakistanis specially expatriates/overseas Pakistanis. Many […]

Grey Structure Material Purchase

Grey Structure Material Purchase Hello and welcome to our construction guide blog grey structure material purchase. In this blog today we will be discussing the criteria of purchasing the material being used during the construction of the house. As we have repeatedly advised our readers that the construction should be done in two stages, grey structure […]

Turnkey Contract with Material and Selection of Builder

Turnkey Contract with Material and Selection of Builder Turnkey contract agreement & selection criteria Welcome to the construction guide blog by Team Overcs, previously we discussed that if a client is planning to build their own house they need to keep the following key factors in their mind while selecting a contractor. We also discussed […]

Construction guide Field Series Episode 5 Basement water proofing

Basement water proofing procedure Construction Field series Episode 5 – R.C.C Basement water proofing In this episode our technical staff will explain proceedings after following steps discussed in last episode: -Starter for layout of retaining walls -Reinforcement for retaining walls -Electric conduit -Shuttering for concrete pouring -Concrete pouring for retaining walls Next to be discussed: R.C.C Retaining […]

BASEMENT Construction Cost grey structure

THIS ARTICLE IS OLD & OUTDATED, CLICK HERE FOR LATEST UPDATED ARTICLE Basement Construction cost, Costing & budgeting for grey structure BASEMENT construction of dream house After discussing construction cost of normal grey structure and finishing in Episode 3 and Episode 4, Team Overc’s in its latest episode will guide its viewers about basement construction cost […]

Cost for house construction finishing works

THIS COST IS OLD & OUTDATED, LATEST ARTICLE AND VIDEO HAS ALREADY BEEN POSTED AND CAN BE FOUND ON THIS LINK House Construction cost for finishing works After discussing house construction cost for grey structure of house in previous episode, in this video we will discuss about house construction cost for finishing works of house. Costing and budgeting for […]

Construction guide Field Series Episode 3 Basement

Basement Construction Field series Episode 3 – R.C.C Basement bed In this episode our technical staff will explain proceedings after following steps discussed in last episode: -Marking for excavation -Excavation -Compaction -Basement Bed P.C.C (Plain cement concrete) -Termite Proofing Step 7  to be discussed: R.C.C Basement bed which will include brief tutorials about: -Toe wall for […]

Cost for Grey structure house construction

Aug 2018 UPDATE: Rates of certain materials have increased hence overall per square foot cost has gone up. Latest video has been posted and click here to go to latest house construction grey structure cost article.   Construction cost for grey structure construction of dream house After discussing size and location of plot in previous episode, in […]

Construction guide Field Series Episode 2

Construction Field series Episode 2 – Marking, Excavation, Compaction, PCC for Basement bed and termite proofing In this episode our technical staff will explain proceedings after Demarcation of your plot. Step 2: Marking for excavation Step 3: Excavation Step 4: Compaction Step 5: Basement Bed P.C.C (Plain cement concrete) Step 6: Termite Proofing Introduction: Team […]

Construction guide Field Series Episode 1

Demarcation of your plot This is the Episode 1 of field series under our initiative of construction guide. We will be giving you a brief introduction about demarcation of your plot before starting the construction of house. Demarcation is the first step when you start the construction of your house. This process is basically carried […]