Making a house in Pakistan is not an easy task these days. The price of every item has skyrocketed and is increasing day by day.
If you are about to make your own 10 Marla and are unaware of the average construction cost of 10 Marla houses, then you need to stop right away. Before beginning the construction, you need to know the average rates.
It will help you stay safe from debt or an incomplete house. The article below has all the information regarding the construction of a 10-marla house in Pakistan.
Demarcation and Excavation Prices
Before you start the construction of your house, you need to mark it down on the land. This is the demarcation process which is done by a team of engineers.
They pinpoint the boundary of your 10 Marla plot so that it is easier to know the area where you can construct the house. The demarcation cost ranges between 15000 to 30000 PKR, depending upon the area and the locality.
After demarcation comes the step of excavation. In this step, the price of an excavator as well as the labour is also added. The excavation prices range between 100,000 to 130,000 for a 10-marla house, depending upon the depth and the area that needs to be excavated.
Raw Materials Price Chart
|Serial Number||Material||Quantity||Cost per unit||Total Price|
|2.||Margalla Crush||2100 CFT||138 per CFT||289,800 PKR|
|3.||Sargodha Crush||2100 CFT||130 per CFT||273,000 PKR|
|4.||Cement||1020 bags||1100||1,122,000 PKR|
|5.||Sarya||7 tons||270 per kg||1,890,000 PKR|
|6.||Sand Ravi||7000 CFT||42||294,000 PKR|
|7.||Sand Chenab||1200 CFT||60||72,000 PKR|
Structure Construction Cost
The structure construction cost of a 10-marla house is around 6,000,000 to 7,000,000 PKR, including the cost of raw materials as well as the labour cost.
This does not include any material that is not present in the making of the structure. Therefore, plumbing material and electricity wires are not added to this.
The steel choukats or the door frames for a 10-marla house cost around 200,000 to 300,000 PKR. Moreover, the main gate of the house also costs around 150,000 to 170,000 depending on the size and design.
Wiring and Plumbing Cost
A 2-story house built on a 10-marla plot has approximately 4 to 5 bathrooms and 1 kitchen. The cost for all of these is approximately 800,000 to 900,000 PKR. This includes all the pipes used in plumbing.
The electrical wiring costs around 1,000,000 to 1,100,000 PKR. Everything from light bulbs, sockets to fans is included in this.
Kitchen and Bathroom Cost
Bathroom fixtures include vanities, bathroom sets, commodes, flooring tiles etc. Moreover, the kitchen set includes the flooring, and sink for the kitchen. The total cost of the bathroom and kitchen will be around 550,000 to 750,000 PKR.
This price range depends upon the complexity of the design, the type of vanities picked and the extra tiles added in the bathrooms and kitchen. If you add more designs, then the price will exceed 750,000 PKR.
Windows and Woodwork Cost
Windows for a 10-marla house include the aluminium frame as well as the glass for the windows. The price of all the windows in the rooms as well as the bathroom is around 400,000 to 500,000 PKR.
Moreover, the woodwork will cost around 500,000 to 700,000. This price includes the wood bought for the doors, the making of the doors as well as their finishing.
Paint and Finishing Cost
The finishing and paint costs depend upon the design the owner has picked. But on average, the paint and finishing of a 10-marla house cost around 700,000 to 1,000,000 PKR. It includes the labour and the materials.
How much will it cost to build a 10-Marla house in Pakistan in 2023?
If you are making a 2-story house on a 10-marla plot, then the cost will range between 12,000,000 to 18,000,000 PKR. The range depends upon the location of the plot as well as the design.
Can the cost of construction be reduced in any way?
The cost of construction can be reduced in many ways. The first way to reduce the cost is to make a simple design of the house. Secondly, reducing all the extravagance and fancy flooring will also help in lowering the construction cost.