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Carpentry Cost Raw Data

This data has been compiled from various sources. However, it is important to remember that no cost fits all jobs. Custom estimates require thought, experience and good judgement. Actual cost may vary depending on your particular situation.

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A

Item Description Unit Cost
Appraisal Fees Appraisal fee up to $300,000 home Ea $300.00
Appraisal Fees Appraisal fee between $300,000-$500,00 home Ea $400.00

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B

Item Description Unit Cost
Brick Layer One man hour hour $26.23
Building / Construction Foundation Perimeter -concrete block 8"x16"x8" Ln.Ft. $12.61
Building / Construction Floor Frame 16" o.c. Sq.ft. $6.50
Building / Construction Exterior Wall Frame with Sheathing 2"x4" Studs 16"o.c., Dbl.top plate Sq.ft. $3.00
Building / Construction Gable Roof (built) 4/12 pitch, 2"x6" rafter/joist,16" o.c. with sheathing Sq.ft. $6.68
Building / Construction Gable Roof (truss) 4/12 pitch, 16" o.c. with sheathing Sq.ft. $7.63
Building / Construction Shed Roof (flat) 4/12 pitch with sheathing Sq.ft $3.92
Building / Construction Partition wall frame (interior) 16"o.c. 2"x4"x8' Sq.ft $1.94
Building / Construction Vinyl Siding Sq.ft $4.33
Building / Construction Double Hung Window (vinyl) 3'x4' installed Ea. $560
Building / Construction Decorative entry door, 6 panel, metal clad, 32"or 36" R.O., installed Ea. $510
Building / Construction Roof Cover, 3-tab asphalt shingles, with soffit and facial trim work. 4/12 pitch Sq.ft $2.83
Building inspections Indepent residential inspector upto 2500 Sq.ft. $250

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C

Item Description Unit Cost
Carpenter One man hour hour 25.17
Caulking Exterior areas Ln. ft. $30.00
Caulking Interior areas Ln. ft. $20.00
Caulking Windows (average size) ea. $15.00
Ceilings drywall and thin coat per sq.ft. $1.84

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D

Item Description Unit Cost
Deck Construction per sq.ft. $13.00
Deck Cleaning per sq.ft. $1.00
Deck Staining per sq.ft. $4.00
Deck Additional Post Supports ea. $175.00
Deck General Repairs - Staining per hour $35.00
Deck Steps per step $24.00
Door Removal of entry door ea. $100.00
Door Entry pre-hung installed ea. $250.00
Door Entry pre-hung installed with side lites ea. $450.00
Door Frame Repairs per hour $35.00
Door Interior (pre hung hollow core) install ea. $80.00
Door Bi-fold installation ea. $65.00
Door Solid Core Interior pre-hung installation ea. $105.00
Door Storm door installation ea. $105.00
DryWall Installer - One man hour hour $24.98
DryWall Taper - One man hour hour $24.98

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E

Item Description Unit Cost
Electrician Service Call hour $60.00
Electrician One man hour- Job Rate hour $26.87

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F

Item Description Unit Cost
Fence Invisible Fence installation per 1/2 Acre $750.00 to $850.00
Fence Chain Link Fence per lf $8 to $10
Fence Ornamental Iron Rod Rail per lf $8 to $10
Fence Wood per lf $10 to $12
Floor repair Sub-floor plywood per sq.ft $1.90
Floor Cover Rolled Vinyl (labor) per sq.ft $5.35
Floor Cover Tiled Vinyl (labor) per sq.ft. $6.60
Floor Framing System Joist 2"x8", 16"O.C., Plywood sheathing subfloor 5/8" CDX per sq.ft. $6.50
Floor Layer One Man Hour Hour $24.58

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G

Item Description Unit Cost
Gutter Install Aluminum with downspout Ln.ft. $3.75
Gutter Cleaning Ln.ft. $.85

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I

Item Description Unit Cost
Insulation R-13 Sq.Ft. $.50
Insulation R-19 Sq.Ft. $.60
Insulation R-30 Sq.Ft. .75

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L

Item Description Unit Cost
Laborer General Laborer Hour $20.00

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M

Item Description Unit Cost
Mason One Man Hour Hour $24.57

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P

Item Description Unit Cost
Painter One Man Hour Hour $26.00
Painting Interior, 1 coat, no prep Sq.ft. $0.35
Plumber Service Call Each $65.00
Plumber Job Rate - One Man Hour Hour $28.34

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R

Item Description Unit Cost
Roof Re-shingle 3-tab asphalt, Incl. tear off Square (100sq.ft) $125.00
Roof Re-shingle 3-tab asphalt, no tear off Sqaure (100sq.ft) $100.00
Roof Shingle Repairs Per hour $40.00
Roof Leak Repairs Per hour $40.00
Roof Framing Gable End, rafters 2"x6" 16"O.C., 4/12 Pitch, 1/2" OSB sheathing Sq.ft. $6.70
Roof Framing Truss Frame 16" O.C., 26' span, 4/12 pitch, 1/2 OSB sheathing Sq.ft. $7.70
Roof Framing Shed, rafters, 2"x6", 16" O.C., 4/12 pitch, 1/2 OSB sheathing Sq.ft. $4.00

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S

Item Description Unit Cost
Storm Doors Storm door installation ea. $105.00
Siding Vinyl siding installation per sq.ft. $1.00

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W

Item Description Unit Cost
Wall Finishing drywall and thin coat per sq.ft. $2.15
Wall Framing
Exterior
2"x4", 16" O.C., Double top, single sole plates, 1/2" OSB sheathing per sq.ft. $3.00
Wall Framing
Partition
2"x4", 16" O.C., Double top, single sole plates, 1/2" OSB sheathing per sq.ft. $2.00
Wall Framing
Partition
2"x4", 24" O.C., Double top, single sole plates, 1/2" OSB sheathing per sq.ft. $1.70
Windows Caulking (3'x4') ea. $15.00
Window Removal (3'x4') ea. $125.00
Window installation Installation cost only (vinyl clad, 3'x4')Double hung ea. $250.00
Window installation Installation cost only (vinyl clad, 2'x4')Casement ea. $190.00
Window installation Bay 10'x6' Installation cost only ea. $990.00

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