Building Materials in Kenya. 2015 prices.

*Materials *
>
> 1. Cement (OPC) – 1 Bag. kes 700 to kes 800
> 2. Sand – 1 Ton. kes 2000
> 3. Rebar (Reinforcement ) : 6 – 16 mm
check prices below

http://www.a4architect.com/2014/08/cement-steel-prices-nairobi-2014/

> 4. Steel Tube : 4 x 8 & 10 x 10
> 5. Wire Mesh : 8mm & 10 mm
> 6. Corrugated Sandwich Panel (for roof) insulated (GI material
> pre-painted) kes 2000 per m2.
> 7. Corrugated Sheet for Roof (GI Prepainted / Aluminum) Kes 600 per m2.
> 8. ReadyMix Concrete : 15 N / 20 N / 30 N Kes 15000 to kes 20000 per cubic meter.

> 9. White Wood : 4 x 4 / 3×3 (inch) Kes 1000 per m2
>
>
> *Labour Charges*
>
> 1. Mason kes 1000 per day
> 2. Carpenter kes 1000 per day
> 3. helper kes 500 per day
> 4. Plumber kes 2000 per day
> 5. Electrician kes 2000 per day
>
>
> *Contract Work (standard Rate)*
>
> 1. Electrical & Plumbing Works for a 2 Bed Room House (87 Square Meter) kes 150,000

Francis Gichuhi Kamau, Architect.

Arch. Francis Gichuhi Kamau. (337 Posts)

Architect Francis Gichuhi . B.Arch. University of Nairobi. Registered Architect, Kenya. Member, Architectural Association of Kenya. Contacts. email info@a4architect.com. Telephone +254721410684


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  46 comments for “Building Materials in Kenya. 2015 prices.

  1. May 4, 2015 at 12:45 pm

    What price gravel (aggregate) 2 – 10 mm?

  2. Gideon
    January 6, 2016 at 6:53 pm

    Hi Archi Gichuhi. You are doing a good job to keep us up to date with the architectural knowledge. Keep it up. Waiting to see the updated cost of construction materials 2016. Plz also enlighten us on the issue of the use of waffles in construction of slabs in story building. We need to know more on this tech. Happy New Designed year.

  3. john njuguna
    January 13, 2016 at 10:54 am

    what is the cost of twisted bars in 2016

    • K.M.Natarajan
      October 9, 2016 at 1:01 pm

      What is the prise of twisted bar prise in the market

  4. maria
    January 27, 2016 at 12:52 am

    How much would you estimate a three roomed house would cost iron sheets house,

  5. February 22, 2016 at 5:10 pm

    Hi Mr. Gichuhi you are doing a good job. I do supply building materials such as block stones, sand and ballast. I will appreciate much if you connect me with contractors to supply for them those materials.

  6. Wambui
    April 22, 2016 at 12:14 pm

    In addition to the building materials for machine cut stones sizes (9*9), (6*9), (4*9) per piece at ksh.23, and if you need transport it can be provided at a negotiable price, thanks

    • Dr. Ben
      June 21, 2016 at 9:59 am

      I need machine cut stones to Nairobi. what is the transport cost per lorry or piece?

      • June 23, 2016 at 7:27 am

        u require the machine cut stones to be delivered where exactly in nairobi? How many stones and what sizes do you want?

    • Boniface
      July 12, 2016 at 10:47 am

      I need 9 by 9 and 9 by 6 to kitengera ostrich farm what is the cost of 2016 hopefully not changed a lot from 2015

    • Job Ochieng
      August 25, 2016 at 5:43 am

      we need to talk

    • Mwende
      September 20, 2016 at 5:28 pm

      Your number please wambui . .

    • Stephen
      September 22, 2016 at 5:16 am

      I need someone to transport building materials,sand,stones ballast etc location kiambu

      • sarah ngechu
        November 7, 2016 at 6:13 pm

        I supply sand, ballast, hardcore.stones at very reasonable prices. Kindly contact.

        • huang
          November 17, 2016 at 5:03 pm

          I want sand, ballast, hardcore.stones

        • Margaret Mbogoh
          January 11, 2017 at 9:42 am

          Hi Sarah,
          What’s your price to Westlands for:
          1. Clean river sand
          2. cement (OPC) 42.5 & 32.5
          3. stone 9×9 Handcut and ndarugo
          4. Stone 6×9 Handcut and Ndarugo
          5. Gravel
          6.Ballast
          7. Murram
          8. Bitumen 80/100
          All to be delivered to Nairobi.
          Price should be inclusive of transport.

          • Joseph Fredric
            February 26, 2017 at 12:59 pm

            i need this price also.
            thank you.

        • macharia
          May 6, 2017 at 1:14 pm

          whats your price for each of these items , Nanyuki

        • STEPHEN NGANGA
          July 9, 2017 at 6:23 am

          Hii wambui

          I hope you are fine.

          I wish construct a two roomed house maybe 350 square feets. Please help help me with the quanty and the price of blocks stones required .

          Thank you soo much

          Nganga wa mburu

    • Jackie
      October 31, 2016 at 8:27 am

      I need someone to supply next yr 2 lorry bulding stone want to bulding house for my mum

    • sarah ngechu
      November 7, 2016 at 6:07 pm

      I need your contact pls. My name is sarah.

    • Anthony
      November 23, 2016 at 8:53 am

      I need 6*9 and 9*9 machine cut stones. Where can i get in Nyeri?

    • Peter
      January 18, 2017 at 1:21 pm

      Hi Wambui am interested in the blocks 6*9 where are you located and what are your contacts that price sounds friendly

    • Timothy
      March 1, 2017 at 2:27 pm

      What are your contacts?

    • Michael ngugi
      March 6, 2017 at 1:06 am

      Hi
      Do you hav gud quality stones coloured.sell gud prices plus transports thika..

    • Loreen
      May 24, 2017 at 8:07 pm

      Hallo Wambui, do advice on 2017 prices to date and then please supply your contact.

    • STEPHEN NGANGA
      July 9, 2017 at 6:22 am

      Hii wambui

      I hope you are fine.

      I wish construct a two roomed house maybe 350 square feets. Please help help me with the quanty and the price of blocks stones required .

      Thank you soo much

      Nganga wa mburu

  7. Christopher Wanjohi
    June 8, 2016 at 6:15 pm

    How much money would it cost to erect a 2 acre perimeter wall including columns after every few feet?

    • Harrison Gikungu
      November 23, 2016 at 10:52 pm

      What is the distance from 1 column to the other and height of your wall

  8. karuga Elizaphan
    July 5, 2016 at 4:07 am

    Thanks so much bwana Francis for your good work, i am a growing contractor majoring in residential houses kindly give me some general construction works and also in roofing s and i will really appreciate Architect Francis.

    Kind regards,
    Karuga Elizaphan.

  9. Charles
    July 14, 2016 at 11:21 am

    How much does it cost to construct a 50feet by 50feet slab in kiserian area

  10. September 16, 2016 at 9:13 am

    I need someone to do a survey of a vacant retail shop at a mall in Nairobi. Measure up and transfer to CAD and send to me. Kindly advise

  11. Faith
    October 17, 2016 at 10:04 am

    I supply both ballast and clean river sand (from Kajiado) prices are negotiable dependind on location. You will get good deals.

  12. sarah ngechu
    November 7, 2016 at 6:09 pm

    I need Wambuis no. I am intetested in the stones

  13. December 5, 2016 at 12:16 pm

    Contact on whatsapp for stones delivery anywhere in Nairobi, Muranga , Machakos and Nyeri.

  14. steve
    December 14, 2016 at 11:56 am

    Am a plumber. I will do the plumbing part.

  15. Greg
    January 19, 2017 at 8:22 am

    For how much can I get processed wood. planks of about 600*10(or 20)*2 and 300*10(or 20)*2. all dimensions in centimetres

  16. Stephen njongoro Ngethe
    January 20, 2017 at 10:53 am

    I can be able to supply you with cement. blue triangle
    silver cement and savannah
    transport available

    • Awiti
      February 27, 2017 at 8:14 am

      I am looking for Powercrete 52.5 and Power Max prices. Does Blue Triangle or Savannah have equivalent?

  17. Emmanuel
    February 5, 2017 at 11:18 am

    Hi, I supply reinforced bars at acheap price. Transport free. All size bars. Quick delivery.

  18. Mullei Mutua
    March 13, 2017 at 9:42 am

    Hello, This is very nice. Can you include the costs per cubic meter?

    Thanks,

    Mullei Mutua.

  19. Eunice
    April 18, 2017 at 1:48 pm

    kindly email me the cost for a simple 3 brd bungalow on a 50×50 pc of land in Chogoria meru. We have a quarry within the village. how many lorries would of sand, ballast, stones, and cement would will be needed?

  20. Airen Amayamu
    April 29, 2017 at 12:27 pm

    wow…very nice at least I have a good idea where to start. thanks engineer!!!

  21. August 12, 2017 at 11:10 am

    HI am a contractor may i have your price list for building materials,currently working on a quotation

  22. Joseph
    August 23, 2017 at 9:23 pm

    Hi,

    Could I kindly know the price of block board 4 x 8

  23. Kabu Perise
    August 28, 2017 at 12:05 pm

    Hi, i supply Blocks, gravel, sand,hand packing, aggregate, ballast…at a reasonable negotiable price.
    In Nairobi,Nyeri and Nanyuki
    Contact for delivery. Thanks

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