ADU 101 Webinar

Hi! It’s Whitney, one of the co-founders of SnapADU. In the video below, I cover the highlights of what to consider before adding an ADU. You’ll walk away with all the tools you need to make an informed decision about whether building an ADU is right for you.

In this engaging 1-hour session, we’ll explore:

  • SnapADU’s journey and our deep-rooted expertise in ADU construction.
  • Tips for selecting the perfect location and size for your ADU.
  • How much the entire project will cost, including important watch-outs for your budget.
  • Realistic timelines for the entire ADU development process.
  • Insights into financing options and tax considerations.
  • Success stories from homeowners and investors like you.
  • When SnapADU is the best choice for your ADU build (and when we’re not!)
  • All of your most common questions answered

Request a Discovery Call

Thinking about adding an accessory dwelling unit? Looking for an all-in-one solution to ensure your project is a success? SnapADU is known for making the process transparent and predictable, with in-house design, regulatory expertise, and real-world building experience… all under one roof.

Explore our ADU projects.

Discover the many ADU projects we’ve designed & built at SnapADU. As an all-in-one ADU contractor, our portfolio ranges from compact, efficient designs to expansive, luxurious spaces, each tailored to the unique needs of the property and homeowner. Whether you’re interested in a backyard cottage, a guest house, or a two-story ADU, our projects offer a glimpse into the potential of your property. Explore our work and envision the possibilities for your own custom ADU project with SnapADU.

Check out our ADU Guides

Looking to do more research on ADUs before getting into specifics about your own project? We have you covered. Our blog articles include the same in-depth coverage that our own team uses when evaluating ADU feasibility.

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How to Compare ADU Builder Quotes for Your Project

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ADU Insurance in California: Understanding Options

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AB1033 and the Future of ADU Sales in California

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The Stacked ADU Guide

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What Warranties & Guarantees Do ADU Builders Offer in San Diego?

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How to Find the Right ADU Builder in San Diego for Your ADU Project

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Top 5 Reasons San Diego Real Estate Agents Love ADUs

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ADU Address Requirements in California: Are they Separate?

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Tiny Home vs. ADU: Differences Explained in Small Housing

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