Cost of Wood Flooring

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $463.70 $591.23
Labor start qty $384.06 $466.72
Supplies, Tools $100.26 $115.99
Total   $948.02 $1173.94

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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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Wood Flooring - 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.

  • Wood Flooring 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.
  • 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 Wood Flooring 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 manufacturer recommended underlayment, adhesive/fasteners, edge transition trim pieces and two coats of water based finish.
  • Higher priced Wood Flooring may include features/attributes that include fewer defects, more consistent coloring and more uniform grain.
  • To maximize the payback of your Wood Flooring investment, use materials and installation quality appropriate for your home and neighborhood - but be careful not to over improve. Less expensive alternatives to Wood Flooring may provide a better return on investment.
  • Wood Flooring 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 Wood Flooring 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.
  • Material costs include 4.5% - 8.7% overage commonly needed for on site fabrication and future repairs.

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