Construction Budget Template

Download this construction budget template to create a comprehensive budget for your construction project. Customize the template with your company's name, project details, and itemized costs, such as labor, materials, equipment, permits, and any additional expenses. Ensure all essential information is included to develop a well-organized and accurate construction budget for effective project management.

How to create a budget online

1 Add your company logo by clicking on ‘Insert Your Logo’, or simply type in your company name

Fill out your company information

Fill out Project and Location information

Add all billable tasks, services and items

Make sure the numbers add up!

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How do you create a construction budget?

To create a construction budget, start by thoroughly analyzing the project scope, plans, and specifications. Break down the project into individual tasks and estimate the costs for labor, materials, equipment, subcontractors, permits, and any other necessary expenses. Sum up all the costs to arrive at the total budget and ensure it aligns with the client's requirements and financial constraints.

What is basic construction budget?

A basic construction budget is a simple and straightforward financial plan that outlines the estimated costs for a construction project. It includes essential elements such as labor, materials, equipment, permits, and other direct expenses required to complete the project. The basic construction budget provides an overview of the expected expenditures and serves as a foundation for more detailed and comprehensive budgeting processes.

How do you format a project budget?

  • Use spreadsheet software like Microsoft Excel or Google Sheets to create a table with columns for each budget item, including labor, materials, equipment, permits, and other expenses.
  • List the estimated costs for each item in the corresponding columns, and include subtotals for each category to show the breakdown of costs.
  • Sum up all the subtotals to calculate the total budget for the project and ensure the budget is easy to read and understand by organizing the items logically and using clear headings and labels.
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