Purchasing The Open Book Build Kit


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We are now selling The Open Book Build Kit to anyone who needs quality pro builder resources to help them build a new home...any new home.  Yes, The Kit is tailored to the Open Book Build House Plan, but that doesn't mean it won't help you with for your new custom home.  The budget has all of the line items needed to build a home, so nothing will be forgotten.  And because the budget is in Excel format, the numbers can easily be changed to fit your particular house plan costs.  The Contracting Kit portion of the Open Book Build Kit has fillable form sections where your own particular product details can be typed into the Scopes of Work and Specifications and Bid Sheets.  The Schedule is great for any home, to help keep construction on track.  And by reviewing our Material Quantity Takeoffs, you will know what estimating needs to be done for your new home project.  If you like some of the products we used in the Open Book Build prototype home, the Product and Color Selection resource will give you all the details.  And the Sample Contract is a great starting point for creating an agreement to use with your subs and suppliers.

Terms of Sale

Due to the digital nature of The Open Book Build Kit all orders are final and no refunds will be granted for any reason.


Your product purchase for download  is for your personal, noncommercial use only. You may not alter or remove any trademark, copyright or other notice from copies of the content.  Open Book Build LLC owns the copyright to The Open Book Build Kit and therefore, you are prohibited from selling and/or distributing them without the consent of Open Book Build LLC.

Digital Product

The Open Book Build Kit is in digital format and requires Adobe Reader (available free from Adobe) and Excel (a Microsoft product) to view.  These software products are not included in your purchase.


The Open Book Build Kit is provided without any warranty, express or implied, as to the its effect and completeness. Please use at your own risk. We strongly suggest you consult an attorney, building professional, and architect in your particular building location prior to using any of these materials. These local professionals will review all documents and procedures for completeness and applicability to your particular circumstances before you begin. 

Open Book Build LLC does not provide legal advice. These materials are provided “As is” without any express or implied warranty of any kind including warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of intellectual property, or fitness for any particular purpose. In no event shall Open Book Build LLC or its agents or officers be liable for any damages whatsoever (including without limitation damages for loss of profits, business interruption, or loss of information) arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials, even if Open Book Build LLC has been advised of the possibility of such damages.  

In the event any liability is imposed on Open Book Build LLC, Open Book Build LLC’s liability to purchaser or any third party shall not exceed the price paid for Open Book Build LLC’s product. 

Price - $150

By clicking on the "Buy Now" button below, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of sale mentioned above.  The  "Buy Now" button below will take you to a secure PayPal checkout page where you can pay with any major credit card (no PayPal account is needed).  Within a few minutes of completing your transaction, you will be sent an email with a link to download The Open Book Build Kit.   So be sure to enter you email correctly at checkout.