San Mateo ADU Zoning And Building Standards

An essential aspect of ensuring any successful ADU project in San Mateo is understanding their ADU zoning and building standards. San Mateo has specific regulations regarding lot sizes, setbacks, height limits and parking. Our experts stay abreast of new regulations so your ADU meets all necessary criteria. Our expertise helps guide the complex maze of zoning codes so your ADU project runs efficiently from start to finish!

San Mateo ADU

Property Requirements

San Mateo homeowners looking to construct an Accessory Dwelling Unit must first meet certain criteria on their properties to qualify. Single-family residences qualify with sufficient room and setback requirements in order to accommodate an ADU unit, including any required setbacks and any necessary setbacks. Maximum ADU sizes depend upon both lot size and the type of unit chosen. Our team assesses each property individually before providing advice based on accessibility, privacy concerns, utility connections to ensure it becomes functionally liveable space.

Popular Designs To Choose

  • 300 sq. ft. Studio: Perfect for cozy getaways and rental units alike, this compact design maximizes functionality within limited spaces. An open floor plan integrates living, sleeping, kitchen and bathroom areas seamlessly. It provide privacy in its separate bathroom section. Clever storage solutions and multifunctional furniture maximize every square foot available for use.
  • 400 sq. ft. One-Bedroom Design: This versatile layout includes a separate bedroom to provide comfortable living space for either single occupants or couples, along with full kitchen, living area and bathroom amenities. This making this layout suitable for either long-term stays or rental income. Large windows create an open and welcoming space while thoughtful lighting adds charm.
  • 500 sq. ft. One-Bedroom ADU With Deck: Discover indoor-outdoor living with this one-bedroom ADU featuring a spacious deck that extends your living area, ideal for relaxation or entertaining. Inside is an equipped kitchen, spacious living area and separate bedroom/bathroom. While high ceilings and open layout create the sense of space.
  • 600 SqFt Two-Bedroom ADU: Perfectly accommodate a small family or multiple occupants in this two-bedroom ADU! Featuring a full kitchen, living area, two private bedrooms each featuring their own closet space and shared bathroom. It provide comfortable yet functional space. This larger ADU can even serve as multi-generational living or rental unit!

San Mateo ADU Popular Designs To Choose

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Get To Know San Mateo ADU Regulations And Permits

Navigating San Mateo’s ADU regulations and permit process can be complex. The city requires building permits, which include plans, calculations, energy compliance documentation submission and planning approval based on your property size and project scope. Our experienced team takes care in handling paperwork for you while working closely with city officials to streamline this process so your ADU project goes smoothly from start to finish. We keep up-to-date on changes to local regulations so your ADU is compliant and approved on time!

San Mateo ADU Regulations and Permit

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DevArt8 Construction – Your Union San Mateo Builder!

DevArt8 Construction stands out as the premier ADU builder in San Mateo thanks to our focus on quality craftsmanship, safety, and fair labor practices. Our skilled team has extensive experience constructing ADUs that meet San Mateo’s stringent standards using premium materials and cutting-edge construction techniques for an outstanding end product that lasts through time. Our commitment to excellence and customer satisfaction sets us apart as one of San Mateo’s premier ADU builders!

Garage Conversion

Converting your garage into an ADU can be a cost-effective solution to increasing living space without taking away yard area. San Mateo permits such conversions subject to certain requirements. Our team evaluates your garage for suitability before designing an efficient layout that maximizes available space. From insulation, plumbing, electrical wiring and finishing touches, our conversions fit seamlessly with existing homes creating comfortable living environments.

Home Addition

If you prefer an attached ADU, home addition could be the solution. Our designers work closely with you to design an addition that perfectly blends in with your current home. We take into account factors like architectural style, layout and energy efficiency for maximum integration and functionality. Our skilled builders execute each design precisely while minimising disruption during construction. We use durable materials and innovative building techniques for maximum aesthetics and value enhancement of the overall space.

Begin Your ADU Journey With Us!

Begin Your San Mateo ADU Journey With Us! DevArt8 Construction knowledgeable team can guide you from initial consultation through final walkthrough with ease. We listen carefully to your needs, providing expert advice, and creating a high-quality ADU that exceeds expectations. Contact us now to set up a consultation and unlock the full potential of your property by creating a custom accessory dwelling unit. Trust DevArt8 Construction with your ADU vision bringing it all to life!

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