ADU Garage Conversion Pricing, Process, and Product Info

ADU Garage Conversion Pricing

We like to treat people how we would want to be treated so we get right down to it and give you our pricing upfront. This is a part of our Fair Contract guarantee, to learn more about it check out our process here.

Our base price for an ADU garage conversion is $175 per square foot (sf.) Example: if your existing garage is 400 sf. then the base price of your ADU garage conversion would be $70,000.

Here's what included and what is not.


  • Retrofit your existing garage to an independent residential unit with a kitchen, bathroom, and sleeping area.
  • Architectural and structural engineering plans.
  • Demolition of existing interior garage walls.
  • Replacement of existing concrete slab.
  • Electrical meter for ADU.
  • Permit cost up to $4,000


  • Appliances and furnishings
  • Foundation footings work
  • Structural framing
  • Main Service Panel relocation

ADU Garage Conversion Process

  • You place an order by calling 866-9UPGRADE or by completing the online order form.
  • Our customer success team works with you to review our ADU base pricing (above) and help you gain access to financing; if needed.
  • We schedule a time perform a site evaluation for critical measurements.
  • We review the results of your site evaluation with you to make sure our measurements match your order, part of our Fair Price Guaranty.
  • We allocate materials to your job.
  • We create a set of construction documents (plans).
  • We obtain all appropriate permits and approvals needed from your jurisdiction.
  • Our expert operations team gets to work on your job. Cleaning up trash each day.
  • We perform a post-compilation walk-through with you to review your job.
  • If we have earned it, then we hope you leave us a 5-star review.

ADU Garage Conversion Products

Once your existing has been demo'ed and prepped, we build your ADU to spec, typical products include the follow:

  • Attic and wall insulation.
  • Vinyl Flooring throughout.
  • Mini-split heating and cooling unit
  • LED Lighting
  • Kitchen cabinets and counter-tops, sink and faucet, range and venting
  • Bathroom sink, vanity, shower and toilet.
  • Bedroom Closet
  • and more...