Access Hatch Framing Cost
Construction Item Description
Framing estimating unit cost for the additional framing required for an access hatch or doorway in a wall. This item can apply to an access panel behind shower or tub plumbing, or a doorway to the space under stairs or behind the knee wall in a Cape Cod building.
This construction unit cost includes 1/2 hour of carpenter time to frame the opening.
We figure an additional 16 lineal feet of 2x4 lumber to frame the hatch with double headers and cripples.
No suggested quantity. Enter the number of hatchways required.
Source of Construction Pricing
Based on crew timing from a couple of projects done by Turtle Creek Construction.
Architect Starter File, Construction Starter File, Framing Starter File
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