We heard so many people talking about building a 4-bedroom bungalow and a 5-bedroom bungalow and wondering which one could be more expensive to build in Nigeria.
So if you’re looking for the best option to go with and how much you can spend to achieve this, then you’re on the right page because we did some research and decided to come up with this article to help you figure it out.
As seen in the picture, this is a modern 4-bedroom bungalow, which consists of 4 bedrooms with a kitchen and toilet, a living room, and a dining room.
How Many Blocks Can Build A 4-Bedroom Bungalow?
According to expert calculations, 4000–4500 blocks can build a modern 4-bedroom bungalow.
How Many Bags Of Cement Can Build A 4-bedroom Bungalow?
Depending on the block inches you’re molding, a 4-bedroom flat could need around 80–150 bags of cement according to expert.
The above picture shows a full drawing of a modern 5-bedroom bungalow. The plan consists of 5 bedrooms with a kitchen and toilet, a dining area, a store, and a living lounge.
How Many Blocks Can Build A 5-Bedroom Bungalow?
This depends on the size; if it is 6 inches, then it could require around 5500–6000 blocks.
If you consider using 9 inches, then it could require around 4500–5000 blocks.
How Many Bags Of Cement Can Build A 5-bedroom Bungalow?
To be on the safe side, depending on the topography, depth, and height of the building, budget around 90–160 bags of cement. It also depends on the dimensions and the orientation.
How To Calculate The Total Cost Of Building A 4 & 5-bedroom Bungalow
Before calculating the cost of building a 4 bedroom bungalow, there are certain things you need to take into account, which include the cost of excavation, the cost of casting the foundation, the cost of backfilling, the cost of over-site concrete, the cost of wall erection, the cost of lintel installation, plumbing and electrical installation, roofing, tiling, plastering, and painting. Then total them together to get the amount required.
4 Bedroom Bungalow and 5 Bungalow: which one is more expensive?
It depends on your house plan; in some cases, there are 4 bedroom bungalow plans that are more expensive than 5 bedroom bungalows. So your choice determines it all.