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Cost to Install Base Molding

Updated: January 2014

Cost to Install Base Moldingzip code   linear feet 
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Base Cost
Non-discounted retail cost for common, mid-grade base. Quantity includes typical installation waste, fabrication overage, material for future repairs and delivery within 25 miles
212 linear feet$251.30$511.62
Base Labor
Direct labor expenses to install base molding.
10.9 hours$314.60$591.68
Base Job Materials and Supplies
Cost of supplies that may be required to install base molding including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
200 linear feet$34.74$37.62
Base Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: pneumatic finish nailer, 12" compound miter saw, biscuit joiner, detail sander.
 $63.75$86.25

Totals - Cost to Install Base Molding
 
200 linear feet$664.39$1,227.17
 
 
Average cost
per linear foot
$3.32$6.14

Cost to Install Base Molding - 2014 Cost Calculator

The cost to Install Base Molding averages $3.32 - $6.14 per linear foot in 2014. This Base Molding Installation cost estimate is calculated from average material costs, unit labor producitivity rates and national average hourly labor wages. To refine the estimate for your Base Molding Installation project:

1. Set Project Location Enter the location is where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "linear feet" required for the project.

3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.

Base Molding Installation - Average Cost Per Linear Foot

Expect to pay in the high end of the $3.32 - $6.14 per linear foot range for a licensed, bonded and insured contractor and for complex or rush projects. Hire carefully, only after verifying prior work quality.

For the best value on Base Molding Installation: combine related projects; get bids from several pros; and be flexible about project scheduling.

Cost to Install Base Molding - Notes and General Information

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Cost to Install Base Molding - References



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