Cost of Carpet Padding

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $32.45 $41.38
Labor start qty $138.17 $237.10
Supplies, Tools $98.10 $113.50
Total   $268.72 $391.98

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Finished Floor Area 500 square feet

Flooring Grade Basic - builder grade

Flooring Labor Vendor supplied

Floor Shape L or U shape (up to 8 corners)

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Carpet Padding - Pricing and Installation Cost Notes

Homewyse cost estimates are approximate ranges for basic work in typical conditions. The estimates should only be used for preliminary planning. Homewyse estimates are NOT substitutes for quotes from qualified vendors. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for an accurate assessment of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

  • Carpet Padding installation costs are commonly quoted from a standard rate and can be estimated/quoted by the service professional after measurement and visual inspection at the job site.
  • Low to High labor cost range differences are in part due to variations in work load, job location and seasonal wage rates.
  • The variation in installation costs for complex configurations (non-rectangular shape, many corners, multiple levels, etc.) can be considerable. For accurate cost estimates, collect detailed bids from several qualified professionals.
  • The homewyse Carpet Padding cost estimates do not include costs for subfloor damage repair, subfloor leveling, or modification of subfloor height.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for removal of existing carpet, subfloor squeak fixes, new carpet pad, tack bars, seaming and edge finish trim.
  • Higher priced Carpet Padding may include features/attributes that include thicker, denser more stable and durable pad.
  • Carpet Padding installation costs vary considerably by location. For an accurate estimate in your area, enter your zip code in the calculator above.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Carpet Padding project.
  • Save on installation costs by combining similar jobs and by being willing to have your project completed during low demand periods for the vendor/installer.
  • Save on material costs by shopping online or by choosing discontinued, odd lot, remnant or incorrectly ordered items from your retailer.

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