Building Small for Big Impact
There’s never been a better time to build an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) in El Dorado County
Jumpstart ADU (JS ADU) is here to support your ADU project
Building an ADU can be overwhelming. Our resources can help you find inspiration, navigate the process, and build your ideal ADU.
Are you a builder or real estate professional?
we want to hear from you!
We would love to hear about your experiences with ADUs, so we can learn how to streamline the process; specifically, in El Dorado County.
Please use the survey linked below to send us feedback, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join our ADU vendor list!
We’re working on a list of preferred vendors for homeowners looking to build an ADU. You can submit your information to be included on the public list, soon to be posted on this site.
Building an ADU is an investment that will grow with you and your family over time.
A home as you age
The ADU Process
From your first ADU ideas to setting out the welcome mat, we have everything you need to build an ADU on the Western Slope of El Dorado County. Follow the links below for every step of the way.
Learning the Rules
Budgeting & Finance
The Project Timeline
Typical ADU projects take 12-24 months from initial conception through construction.