We Build Granny Flats

Snap ADU specializes in designing & building accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in North County San Diego. As general contractor, we handle the entire ADU development process... from initial planning & budgeting, architectural design & engineering, permitting, to building your ADU. We offer as little or as much support as you need. We work with both standard and custom plans. Our ADU design experience & construction techniques enable us to build ADUs that are economical & attractive.

With nearly a decade of custom home building experience and stellar client feedback as general contractors, we're excited to focus exclusively on ADUs. We're bringing all of our design, building, permitting, project management and customer service expertise to your ADU project. We're proud to offer our clients the best value ADU in Oceanside, Carlsbad, Vista, San Marcos, Escondido, Fallbrook, Bonsall, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Del Mar, Rancho Santa Fe, Fairbanks Ranch, Rancho Bernardo, Poway, San Clemente and surrounding areas in North San Diego.

It's never too early in the process to give us a call to discuss your ADU. We think about ADUs all day long and are ready to help you with your project.

We Handle Your Whole ADU Build Process

Feasibility & Budget

What can you build on your property? How much will it cost? We are ready to dive into your project goals so we can answer questions and get into numbers right away.

Architectural Plans

We’ve created many standard designs to maximize space utilization & construction efficiency… so you get more out of your budget. We can also customize to fit your unique needs.

Permit Processing

We prepare all plans and paperwork for submission. We work with the town to ensure plans swiftly pass through required zoning and building permitting processes.

Design Selections

Our curated interior & exterior designs create a cohesive look for your project. Choose from our catalog of styles, or work with our designers to customize a look just for your ADU.

Construction

We handle the entire construction process, from breaking ground all the way to the final walk-through to make sure your ADU exceeds your expectations and is built to last.

Project Management

Our systems and processes keep your job running smoothly and give you visibility on progress. You can approve design choices and pay invoices right from your phone or computer.

Financing

We work with lenders who focus exclusively on ADU loans and who have vetted us as an approved ADU builder. We ensure you have the documentation you need to get funding.

Rental Support

Planning to rent out your ADU? We can help you with a design to maximize rent potential. We also partner with corporate housing companies who make great tenants for steady rental income.

Find Property

Looking to buy a property and build an ADU? We can help you assess feasibility & cost of adding an ADU to property so you can make an informed purchase decision & start planning.

Floor Plans

SnapADU 1BR/1BA 30x16 Long
1 Bed • 1 Bath • 495 ft2
SnapADU 2BR/1BA 45x16 Long
2 Bed • 1 Bath • 743 ft2
SnapADU 2BR/2BA 28x27 Square
2 Bed • 2 Bath • 750 ft2

Featured ADU Tour

“I saw your Carlsbad ADU tour on your webinar and was blown away. Great work!”

– ADU Consultant | May 20, 2020

Where should I start?

There's a lot to consider when building an ADU and we want to make it easier for you. Clients come to us at all phases of their ADU project... just starting out, ready to go and looking for a builder, or somewhere in between. Choose a path below to get started on the content most relevant to you.

I'm new to the ADU thing.

Just learning about ADUs? Wondering if an ADU makes sense for you? We can help you get up to speed on the relevant regulations & share what they mean for your ADU costs in San Diego.

I'm ready to build an ADU home.

Know what you want and ready to start with architectural plans for an ADU? Already have plans ready to quote and looking for a great ADU contractor? You've come to the right place.

I'm considering ADU options.

Still thinking about ADU construction options? Not sure where to start in the design process? We'd be happy to talk feasibility & cost, plus walk you through the whole process.

Testimonials

From our Blog: How To Find An ADU Contractor

Check our our list of what to look for in an ADU contractor, plus how to have a good experience building your accessory dwelling unit... whether you build it yourself, hire a contractor, or something in between.

How to find a Good ADU Builder