Home Service Job Cost Calculator

Cost to Install a Door Frame

Updated: January 2014

Cost to Install a Door Framezip code   doors 
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Door Cost
Non-discounted retail cost for common, mid-grade door.
1 door$43.00$67.15
Door Labor
Direct labor expenses to install door frame.
2.9 hours$85.48$156.30
Door Job Materials and Supplies
Cost of supplies that may be required to install door frame including: fasteners, shims, flashing, drip cap, perimeter insulation and exterior caulking.
1 door$20.00$25.00

Totals - Cost to Install Door Frame
1 door$148.48$248.46
Average cost
per door

Cost to Install a Door Frame - 2014 Cost Calculator

The cost to Install a Door Frame averages $148.48 - $248.46 per door in 2014. This Door Frame 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 Door Frame 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 "doors" required for the project.

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

Door Frame Installation - Average Cost Per Door

Expect to pay in the high end of the $148.48 - $248.46 per door 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 Door Frame Installation: combine related projects; get bids from several pros; and be flexible about project scheduling.

Cost to Install a Door Frame - Notes and General Information

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Cost to Install a Door Frame - References

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