Cost of Floor Insulation

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $154.31 $194.90
Labor start qty $409.80 $520.37
Supplies, Tools $32.45 $37.54
Total   $596.56 $752.81

Insulated Area 1000 square feet

Insulation Rating R30

Labor Type Vendor supplied

Difficulty Typical complexity/access

Zip Code

Do you need to know the average cost to install Floor Insulation in your zip code? Do you need a fair and easy-to-understand 2014 estimate of Floor Insulation material, installation and job supply costs?

The homewyse Floor Insulation cost estimator provides up-to-date pricing estimate ranges for your area. Just enter your project size/quantity, job options and zip code - and then select "Update".


Floor Insulation - Pricing and Installation Cost Notes

  • Floor Insulation cost estimates may require an onsite inspection. Usually these estimates will be "free". You should expect any estimate to be presented with an in-depth sales pitch/presentation.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for labor and equipment required to unpackage, fit, place and secure facing to building framing.
  • The homewyse Floor Insulation cost estimates do not include costs for removal of existing insulation or debris; modification or repair of existing structure or finish surfaces.
  • 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.
  • Floor Insulation installation costs vary considerably by location. For an accurate estimate in your area, enter your zip code in the calculator above.
  • Higher priced Floor Insulation may include features/attributes that include facing, installation tabs and easy-to-handle precut lengths.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Floor Insulation 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.

Floor Insulation - Pricing References

  • Insulation United States Department of Energy, Dec 2009, Editorial Staff
  • Air Sealing United States Department of Energy, Dec 2009, Editorial Staff
  • Insulation Handbook McGraw-Hill, Nov 2000, Richard T. Bynum, ISBN 71589856
  • Thermal Insulation Building Guide Krieger Publishing Company; Original edition, Feb 1990, Edin F. Strother, William C. Turner, ISBN 088275985X

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