Updated: June 2016
|Block Wall Cost|
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 6" x6" x 16" standard masonry block. 12 color options. ASTM C129 compliant. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
|129 square feet||$351.88||$281.15|
|Block Wall Labor - Basic|
Basic labor estimate to install split face block. Excavate up to 0.3m/1ft below grade. Layout pattern to minimize cuts. Set level concrete foundation. Lay courses up to 2m/6ft tall in mortar joints. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Block Wall Materials and Supplies|
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install split face block including: cutting and grinding materials, mortar and reinforcement.
|120 Square Feet||$45.36||$51.60|
|Block Wall Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 115 v wet masonry saw, 5 cubic foot mortar box and small plate compactor.
|Totals - Cost to Install Split Face Block - 120 Square Feet||$1,370.58||$1,731.01|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot||$11.42||$14.43|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install Split Face Block! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Split Face Block Installation project. For a basic 120 square feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install Split Face Block ranges between $11.42 - $14.43 per square 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!
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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 Split Face Block Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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