Cost of Floor Insulation

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $154.31 $194.90
Labor start qty $459.58 $583.57
Supplies, Tools $32.45 $37.54
Total   $646.34 $816.01

To estimate costs for your Floor Insulation project, change the size and default options below...

Sponsored Links


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

Floor Insulation - Related Items

Help the homewyse Community

We're a cooperative community that values and depends on your input. So, let us know - how can we improve this site? Would your friends and online contacts benefit from homewyse information? Make homewyse better for everyone - send your feedback or share this page. Many thanks!

  • Send your feedback or questions.
  • Share homewyse on Facebook, Twitter or Google+ using the buttons below: