Cost to run plumbing and Electrical for basement kitchen

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Posted by: from Maple Ridge
5/16/2016 at 8:03:25 AM

My wife and I are wanting to add a kitchen to our basement to make it a legal suite. We have the cabinets and appliances and I am able to do the labour of installing them as well. What I can't do myself is run plumbing and electrical. So my question is how much would it cost to run pluming and electrical for a BASIC kitchen?

The kitchen upstairs is (would be) directly above the new kitchen, in fact, we are using the cabinets/appliances that are currently upstairs for the new kitchen. I imagine since they are directly above/below each other it would make it a much easier job for a plumber/electrician.

Looking forward to your responses! Thank you!


P.S. - please ignore the blue ink in the images, my son was trying to help :)

Cost to run plumbing and Electrical for basement kitchen
Cost to run plumbing and Electrical for basement kitchen
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Enrique from EZ Home Improvement in Edmonton
Date/Time5/16/2016 at 9:53:30 AM

In Edmonton you need to comply with some legal requirements before building a secondary suite check your local authorities before moving forward.

Cost for electrical is about $3.5/sqf material included.

Plumbing is about $65/hr plus materials.

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Date/Time5/16/2016 at 12:14:16 PM

About $2000.

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Uzma from UR Homes in Milton
Date/Time5/16/2016 at 4:11:44 PM

1500/-CAD appx

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