Updated: June 2016
|Chair Rail Molding Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 3/4" x 2 1/2" Primed MDF colonial casing / chair rail molding. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|132 linear feet||$128.81||$194.31|
|Chair Rail Molding Labor - Basic|
Basic labor estimate to install chair rail molding. Measure, cut (1 miter and 1 coped end per section) chair rail molding and finish nail molding. Patch and smooth nail holes and if painting caulk edge gaps. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Chair Rail Molding Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install chair rail molding including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
|125 Linear Feet||$22.45||$25.54|
|Chair Rail Molding 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.
|Totals - Cost to Install Chair Rail Molding - 125 Linear Feet||$630.20||$1,030.96|
|Average Cost Per Linear Foot||$5.04||$8.25|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install Chair Rail Molding! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Chair Rail Installation project. For a basic 125 linear feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install Chair Rail Molding ranges between $5.04 - $8.25 per linear foot.
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These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS! Explore the full range of chair rail molding new installation labor options and material prices here.
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