Rates & Practices

Hourly Rates

• $200/hr for Principal
• $100/hr for Staff


Barringer Design does not provide printing and scanning services. Below are the printers I typically use.

ARC Document Services 415-495-8700  sanfrancisco@e-arc.com
945 Bryant Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Ram Print and Communications  415-383-9000  copy@ramprint.com
800 Redwood Highway Frontage Road Suite 601
Mill Valley, CA 94941-2363

Free Services

• Estimates for engineering services
• 20 min consultation by phone or in person at our office.

Common Project Practices

• Whenever possible we will provide a fixed fee for your project.

• Engineering work will start after we have received the signed contract and deposit.

• We revise our engineering plans per City comments at no charge.

• Permit Expediting is a fixed fee.

• Construction Administration services is billed hourly. Special Inspections/Construction Administration are fixed fees.

Site Visits and Consultations

• $350 for new project consultation

• $600 for property observation and report ($900 for larger buildings)

Construction Admin, Special Inspections and Structural Observations

• $1,500 deposit prior to starting Construction Administration services

• $500 for Special Inspections ($1,500 deposit on all projects)
Special Inspections by others. Click here for info and list of approved agencies.