Below is a general information about the cost of Dunham Studios layout:

General detailsCost
A simple layout with some elevated scenery, a few manual turnouts, a few simple structures, simple wiring, and a single power pack$300.00 per sq.ft.
An average layout with automatic turnouts, simple structures, more complex scenery, and dual cab wiring$400.00 per sq.ft.
The average upscale Dunham Studios layout with a simple backdrop$475.00 per sq. ft.
A layout involving more complex scenery, track or complicated turnouts, major electronics, or involving custom scenic backgrounds$50.00 per sq. ft. or more for each specialty added.
With the exception of our larger commercial or touring layouts the ceiling$600.00 per sq.ft.

With the square footage arrived at, we then factor in a “degree of difficulty” multiplier (or divider) to reach a final estimate.

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