FAQs

FAQ

Find the most commonly asked questions about house plans from Www.Edsil.co.ke If you have additional questions,  email or call us at +254712856966 We will be happy to help you!

Q. Why buy from Edsil?

A. The House Designers represents the leading residential architects and designers in the country offering the most popular, construction-ready and builder approved house plans in Kenya. Be confident that you are buying from a trusted source as satisfied clients have built homes from our plans in Kenya. Read our customer reviews to see what families and builders think about us. And if that’s not enough, know that The Www.Edsil.co.ke serves as the exclusive house plan provider in Kenya providing the highest quality, code compliant house plans available online. Offering free modification estimates, design consultation, cost estimating tools and free shipping. If you have questions, email or call us at+254712856966 and we’d be happy to help you!

Q. What is our best price guarantee?

A. Www.Edsil.co.ke guarantees that our prices are the lowest you’ll find anywhere online. Buying your home plan direct from the designer ensures you’re receiving the best price available on the web. And if you happen to find a better online price and meet the qualifications listed below, we’ll give you the difference AND an additional 5% discount off the house plan. We also guarantee the best modification pricing as well. Simply provide us with a copy of your estimate and that price will be matched as well and receive an additional 5% off!

Q. Do you offer free shipping?

A. Free shipping to the continental Kenya only. For International orders, PDF and CAD plan options are available.

Q. What type of payment do you take?

A. Mpesa & Paypal

Q. How long do you have to upgrade a bid or study set?

A. A minimum 5 set plan package or electronic package must be purchased within 90 days for a license to build. The full amount will be credited toward the plan upgrade. Full credit will only be applied when upgrading to the exact plan that was originally purchased. If the plan purchased doesn’t meet your needs, a 20% discount towards the purchase of another plan will be applied.

Q. What size are construction drawings?

A. Construction drawings are typically 210 x 297 mm; some may be smaller297 x 420 mm. All electronic options can be printed at a local printer or from your home computer.

Q. What’s Included in the construction drawings?

A. Each set of construction documents includes detailed, dimensioned floor plans, basic electric layouts, structural information, cross sections, roof plans, foundation plans, cabinet layouts and elevations, as well as general specifications. They contain virtually all of the information required to construct your home.

Q. Do your plans include everything I need to build my home and get permits?

A. Although our plans can be built “as is” in many locations, your county will have specific requirements. Some of these requirements include County Government Approvals, NEEMA & NCA. If you’re not sure what your county requires or need assistance finding a local engineer, please contact us, email or call us on +254712856966. We’d be happy to help you!

Q. How much will it cost to build a home?

A. House construction costs are dependent on where the house is built; the level of finishes selected like countertops, flooring, plumbing and kitchen appliances, molding and trim and more; size and complexity of the home; the builder and the cost of the land. To get your house cost estimate, contact us, email or call us on +254712856966. We’d be happy to help you!

Q. How do I purchase an item from www.Edsil.co.ke

A. Visit www.Edsil.co.ke , go to shop. Find the plan you like and add to cart. Then proceed to check-out.

There are two ways of paying. Mpesa & Paypal.

1.Mpesa. Go to Mpesa through your phone or safaricom app. Go to Lipa na Mpesa. Go to buy goods and services. Enter the Till No. ‘5600199‘.Enter the amount and pay. Confirm payment and proceed.

2.Paypal

Q. Is my credit card information secure?

A. Yes. www.Edsi.co.ke does not store your credit card information on our servers. We use industry standard encryption to send your credit card information to our PCI compliant gateway processor.

Q. How do I know my order has been successfully received and processed by  www.Edsil.co.ke?

A. After placing your order you’ll receive an email confirmation from www.Edsi.co.ke with shipping or downloading information.

Q. What is www.Edsi.co.ke return policy?

A. If you aren’t satisfied with your purchase, you can exchange your first house plan order for a credit towards another house plan purchase subject to a 20% restocking fee. Reproducibles, PDFs and CAD files, Study/Review Sets, PDF Bid Sets and modified house plans are not returnable or exchangeable. In addition, all sales of house plans, including those requiring modification customizations, and all customization/modifications are final and not returnable or exchangeable for any reason. After purchasing plans, be sure to review the contents of your order immediately. If you have any questions, concerns or issues about your order, you must contact a www.Edsi.co.ke representative in writing within 14 days of the date of your purchase. In the event of a permitted exchange, your order must be returned to www.Edsi.co.ke within 14 days of the date of purchase and note that returned blueprints that look used, redlined or copied are not exchangeable.

Q. When ordering house plans, how many plan sets do I need?

A. A minimum of five printed sets is recommended for your building project, however, electronic PDF plan packages allow unlimited printed sets as well as easy viewing on your computer, tablet or phone. CAD files are recommended for house plans with major modifications and engineering.

Q. Can I purchase one set of plans and have them copied?

A. All of our blueprints are protected under strict copyright laws and cannot be copied. The only plan package that allows copying is PDF plan packages mentioned above.

Q. How is the total living square footage determined?

A. Total living space includes the heated living space. Total living square footage includes only the heated area of the house and does not include the garage, storage areas or bonus rooms.

Q. What is reproducible vellum?

A. Reproducible vellums are ideal if you intend to make changes to the plan. They allow qualified architects and engineers to modify the design without having to completely redraw the plan.

Q. Why aren’t Electrical and plumbing included?

A. Because local electrical codes, climatic requirements and commonly used systems vary dramatically throughout the country. Your local plumber and electrician can determine the best layout for your new home.

Q. Do you offer preview plans?

A. Study plans and PDF bid sets are available for many plans and, if available, are listed under ‘Available Plan Packages’.

Q. How often do you release new plans?

A. We are constantly developing and releasing new plans which can be viewed in our website www.Edsil.co.ke

Q. Do you have Exclusive Plans on your website?

A. We offer lots of select house plans only available on our site. www.Edsil.co.ke

Q. How soon will I receive my order?

A. We offer free ground shipping within Kenya Which takes 1-2 weeks for printed approved drawings. PDF’S and CAD files are sent within 24 hours!

Q. How do you handle international orders?

A. House plans are available to ship internationally but delivery times are negotiable. Contact us through Email or call +254712856966 for Enquiries.