Updated: August 2015
|Backer Board Cost|
Non-discounted retail cost for basic grade backer board. Quantity includes typical waste overage, sufficient material for future repairs and delivery within 25 miles
|129 square feet||$95.63||$125.33|
|Backer Board Labor|
Direct labor to install backer board. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Backer Board Job Materials and Supplies|
Cost of supplies that may be required to install backer board including: manufacturer recommended underlayment, fasteners, adhesives and surface sealants.
|120 Square Feet||$25.00||$40.00|
|Totals - Cost to Install Backer Board - 120 Square Feet||$482.23||$624.31|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot||$4.02||$5.20|
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