Updated: June 2016
|Wood Shake Roof Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Hand split wood shakes. 24"x3/4" premium quality #1 heavy grade. Untreated, natural finish. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|134 square feet||$413.83||$590.41|
|Wood Shake Roof Labor - Basic|
Basic labor estimate to install shake roof. Install drip edge/extended eave trim, and valley flashing. Install roofing paper. Layout, fabricate, overlap and secure slate per manufacturer instructions. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Wood Shake Roof Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install shake roof including: fasteners, underlayment, drip edges and basic flashing.
|125 Square Feet||$28.35||$32.25|
|Wood Shake Roof Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: roof jacks, pneumatic roofing nailer, shingle cutting tools.
|Totals - Cost to Install Shake Roof - 125 Square Feet||$788.69||$1,106.48|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot||$6.31||$8.85|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Shake Roof! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Shake Roofing Installation project. For a basic 125 square feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Shake Roof ranges between $6.31 - $8.85 per square foot* .
To estimate costs for your project:
1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.
2. Specify Project Size Enter the number of "square feet" required for the project.
3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.
NOTE: *Input the total of the finished surface area AND the area of any openings enclosed by the finished area.
Do you need professional help for your project? The FREE homewyse hiring guide helps you find and hire great help, get quality craftsmanship and create a fair contract.
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 wood shake roof new installation labor options and material prices here.
These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.
The cost estimate includes:
The cost estimate does NOT include:
Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.
To lower Shake Roofing Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
We're a cooperative community that values and depends on your input. So, let us know - how can we improve this site? Would your friends and online contacts benefit from homewyse information? Make homewyse better for everyone - send your feedback or share this page. Many thanks!