Residential Drafting Services & Design | Phoenix, PV & Scottsdale AZ

Residential drafting services & design. Professional custom home designers and draftsman capable of house plan drafting services.

Residential Drafting Services & Design

At PHX ID, we are a group of highly professional custom home designers capable of house plan drafting services. Together, with a vast background in home construction, remodeling and restoration, the team has an excellent understanding of the union between custom home design and construction, from the most practical aspects to the fine aesthetic details. If needing a licensed architect, we work closely with a team of architects in the Phoenix, Cave Creek & North Scottsdale area. Together, we are capable of handling any size residential project.

Our designers create designs with the practicality of an experienced builder, the attention to detail of a craftsman, and the vision of an artist. PHX Interior Design knows how to listen carefully to all clients gaining the insight needed to create the custom design that will best suit their dreams, their tastes, their lifestyles, and their budget.

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When seeking someone to provide a new home design, home remodels design or restoration of an existing home, you may choose from contractors, design/builders, residential/home designers, drafting and design companies, or architects.

Contractors should build, as it is what they are best at, while designer that were hands-on builders know building and have more ability in home design. We communicate and work side-by-side well with builders / remodelers to give you the best of both professions.

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The point our company wishes to make here is that those professionals who have the vision of a creative artist, the skills and experience with building homes/renovations, and the comprehensive knowledge of the master builder or design/builder, are generally the best choice for custom home design. Whomever one chooses, that person should at least have the abilities to listen and respond well to the desires of their client, to understand and guide them smoothly through the process, and to conceive and deliver delightful and practical environments which will enhance their lives.

It is this quality of client care which PHXID provides.

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What is Drafting and Design?

Our mission is to provide you with exceptional services and products that are affordable, timely in production and of the highest quality.

Using a variety of Computer Aided Drafting applications, rendering applications and Photo Quality development software we will provide you with all the necessary construction plans and renderings that are accurate, appealing, and meet all permit requirements for you, your city or county.

Whether it’s an existing layout or a build out, the home you’ve always dreamed of, an investment property, or an addition to your home – we will meet your needs with exception drafting and design services.

We believe in providing you, the client, with a building design, whether existing residential or commercial, that not only fits your needs, but fits the specific site and sits comfortably within its surroundings.

Drafting and Design Services

PHX ID’s House Drafting can provide you or your builder with the necessary drafting design services Phoenix AZ to help turn your ideas into reality.  Specializing in residential drafting services and architectural design, Residential Computer Aided Design,  Concept Development, Drafting, high quality 2D or 3D Color Rendering creations and documentation preparation, you or your builder can feel comfortable knowing you will have all the necessary information for the permitting and construction of your projects.

Very happy how the render transformed beautifully into the real thing. Our exterior and interior traffic areas merge seamless.
– Owner of California’s #1 paver contractor in San Diego.

From a Thought – (Distinctive and exciting ideas, where the client provides “wants, needs”, and budgetary information) to Conceptual Design – (where we create a design that will work best for the client, their program and the site surroundings, exterior views, regional climate and of course building codes and zoning regulations) to Design Development – (in which we take the design to the “next level” providing space planning, structural elements, materials & finishes, and 3D views of the preliminary design) to Construction Documents – (where we create all the necessary plans required by the city or county where the project will occur and the contractor who will be providing the work) to Construction Administration – (need the project overseen?  We will provide routine site visits, handling of documentation, pay reviews, and oversee the bidding process).

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Design & Drafting Services

  • Presentational & Marketing of 2D or 3D building renderings in B&W or Color
  • Architecture Site Plans
  • Landscaping Plans
  • Complete Construction Plan sets (in PDF via email or CD or 24×36 print format)
  • As-built plans
  • Paper or PDF plans converted to CAD format or 24×36 prints
  • Stock Residential Construction Plan sets
  • Paradise Valley, Phoenix and Scottsdale, Arizona

Company clientele includes:

  • Architect Firms
  • Interior Designers
  • Engineers
  • Custom Home Builders
  • General Contractors
  • Developers
  • Investors
  • Homeowners
  • Exterior Hardscapes

…….all with the need of project origination to project development and project support.

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Residential Stock Plan Pricing

1. Stock Plans
The cost to purchase a set of our stock house plans as-is ranges from $0.60-$1.50 per square foot, depending on the plan. Plans can be e-mailed in .pdf format for printing or hard copies of reproducible prints can be purchased. In addition, CAD .dwg files can be purchased for editing by a local engineer or drafting company.

Preliminary Plan Sets are typically e-mailed in digital format within one-two business days from the date of purchase. Standard Plan Set delivery may take up to 4 weeks from the date of purchase, depending on the plan. Please contact us for a time frame estimate or if you are interested in purchasing a file type that is not the norm.

2. Semi-Custom House Plans
Depending on the complexity of the changes you are interested in making, semi-custom plans range from $0.95-$2.15 per square foot. Three simple interior changes (like changing one type of interior door to another or resizing windows or shifting a non-bearing wall) is included in the price of the stock plan, but major changes are quoted on an individual basis. Please contact us for a free quote.

3. Custom House Plans
Pricing for custom designs ranges from approximately $1.45 – $6.50 per square foot. Pricing varies based on the size and complexity of the home, structural engineering, terrain features, building department requirements and HOA requirements.  Please contact us for a free estimate.

4. Drafting, 3D Modeling, Extras
Drafting, modeling and landscape design are typically billed on a square foot or lot size basis.  Projects can be billed on an hourly basis or by retainer.  Please contact us for a free estimate.

5. Construction Consulting
Our company works with a wide variety of general construction personnel that offer construction consulting and can assist you as an owner-builder/spec builder with material selection, green building guidance, project management and supplier/vendor referrals. Contact us for additional information and contractor referrals:

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Architectural Design Drafting Licensing

With the purchase of your plan set, you are granted one license, allowing you to build the provided house plan one time, or change it and build it one time.

You cannot resell the plans or revised versions of the plans. You can print out as many copies as you need to in order to build the home one time.

PHX ID reserves the copyright to all designs. Standard plan set licensing allows for one home to be built, or one derivative design, to be built one time.

PHX ID plans and/or derivative works may not be resold or published in any form on any website or publication without the expressed written permission of PHX Interior Design.

General FAQs

Q: How much do drafting services charge?
A: The cost of drafting services can vary depending on factors such as the complexity of the project, the level of detail required, and the experience of the draftsman. It is best to obtain quotes from multiple drafting services to get an accurate estimate.

Q: What is the difference between an architect and a drafting service?
A: Architects are licensed professionals who provide comprehensive design and construction services, while drafting services focus primarily on creating technical drawings and plans based on the architect's design.

Q: Can a draftsman draw house plans?
A: Yes, a draftsman can draw house plans. They specialize in creating accurate technical drawings and plans based on the design requirements.

Q: What is a residential draftsman?
A: A residential draftsman specializes in creating technical drawings and plans specifically for residential projects, such as homes and apartments.

Q: Should I hire an architect or draftsman?
A: The decision to hire an architect or draftsman depends on the complexity of your project and your specific needs. Architects provide a broader range of services, including design expertise and project management, while draftsman focus primarily on technical drawings.

Q: How much do freelance drafters charge?
A: The cost of freelance drafters can vary depending on factors such as their experience, expertise, and the scope of the project. Rates can range from hourly fees to project-based fees.

Q: Do architects do CAD drawings?
A: Yes, architects commonly use computer-aided design (CAD) software to create detailed drawings, 3D models, and visualizations for their projects.

Q: How much does it cost to get house plans drawn?
A: The cost of getting house plans drawn can vary depending on factors such as the size and complexity of the project, the location, and the specific requirements. It is best to consult with a draftsman or architect to obtain an accurate cost estimate based on your project's needs.