Cost to Power Wash Deck

Updated: June 2016

Deck Power Washing Cost CalculatorZip Code
Square Feet*
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Deck Power Washing Labor - Basic
Basic labor estimate to power wash deck. Clear deck of debris. Apply cleaner. Power wash deck surface. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
2.0 hours$62.65$173.67
Deck Power Washing Materials and Supplies
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to power wash deck including: masking tape and paper, surface repair material, solvents and cleanup supplies.
500 Square Feet$47.25$53.75
Deck Power Washing Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 3,000+ psi 4 gpm gasoline powered power washer.
 $48.00$63.75

Totals - Cost to Power Wash Deck - 500 Square Feet $157.90$291.17
Average Cost Per Square Foot  $0.32$0.58

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Power Wash Deck! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Deck Power Washing project. For a basic 500 square feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Power Wash Deck ranges between $0.32 - $0.58 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.


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Cost to Power Wash Deck - Notes and General Information

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!

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:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Deck Power Washing, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Costs for job cleanup and debris removal at project completion.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Deck Power Washing jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Deck Power Washing. Add 15% to 23% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

Cost to Power Wash Deck - References

Deck Power Washing - Average Cost Per Square Foot

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 Deck Power Washing costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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