Benefits of SonderPods
We’ve created a simple 5-step process clearly defining what happens every step of the way from deciding if an ADU is right for you, to submitting the necessary items to apply for a permit, through to us handing over the keys.
- Streamlined manufacturing process
- Innovative installation method
- High quality & affordable
- Custom built in as little as 30 days
To pre-qualify your home we evaluate the following information:1. The zone that your house is in to confirm that the ADU legislation applies to your home.
2. That you have enough space in your backyard for a SonderPod including required set backs.
3. We confirm that you would not breach any lot coverage maximums or other ordinances that the may prevent a permit being issued.
4. Confirm that we are able to access your property to enable a successful installation.
Planning & Feasibility Bundle
What to expect from your Planning & Feasibility Bundle:
4. Full color 3D rendering of your proposed project including your color and option selections.
5. Final turn key estimate including unit cost, transportation, installation, permits and other site preparation costs.
Permit Approval Process
Included in your permit submittal package:
6. Permit and plan check fees.
What to expect during installation:
Every SonderPod installation is a closely organized procedure including multiple parties such as crane & logistics people carrying out mulitple tasks all at once to get your SonderPod installed. This includes a licensed general contractor to trench and connect utilities and constructed the foundations, certified crane operation companies to locate the unit onto the foundations and city inspectors to give you peace of mind that everything has been competed to code and safe for you to occupy. The last step is that your SonderPods representative will walk through the unit with you to confirm everything is as per the specifications and scope of the project. You will then be supplied with all of the building and appliance warranties and that is the final step of your journey with SonderPods!