Updated: August 2015
|Floor Refinishing Cost|
Non-discounted retail cost for basic grade wood floor coating. Quantity includes typical waste overage, sufficient material for future repairs and delivery within 25 miles
|134 square feet||$54.31||$62.49|
|Floor Refinishing Labor|
Direct labor to refinish hardwood floor. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Floor Refinishing Job Materials and Supplies|
Cost of supplies that may be required to refinish hardwood floor including: manufacturer recommended underlayment, fasteners, adhesives and surface sealants.
|125 Square Feet||$45.00||$45.69|
|Floor Refinishing Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 2+ hp 1800 rpm drum style floor sander; 1 hp 2800 rpm wood floor edger.
|Totals - Cost to Refinish Hardwood Floor - 125 Square Feet||$473.75||$608.42|
|Average Cost Per Square Foot||$3.79||$4.87|
Get an INSTANT estimate of the cost to Refinish a Hardwood Floor! Our free calculator uses recent, trusted data to estimate costs for your Hardwood Floor Refinishing project. For a basic 125 square feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Refinish a Hardwood Floor ranges between $3.79 - $4.87 per square foot* .
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