Cost to Stain Wood Crown Molding

Updated: June 2016

Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing Cost CalculatorZip Code
Linear Feet
ItemQuantityLow  High  
Crown Molding Staining Cost
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Oil based, semi-transparent stain with integral sealer. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
132 linear feet$82.14$200.81
Crown Molding Staining Labor - Basic
Basic labor estimate to stain wood crown molding. Prep up to 2 hr per 100LF - remove/mask hardware. Clean, scrape and sand surface. Apply stain. Ready for clear coating. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
5.4 hours$164.07$416.44
Crown Molding Staining Materials and Supplies
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to stain wood crown molding including: masking tape and paper, surface repair and preparation material, primers, and cleanup supplies.
125 Linear Feet$25.00$40.00

Totals - Cost to Stain Wood Crown Molding - 125 Linear Feet $271.21$657.25
Average Cost Per Linear Foot  $2.17$5.26

Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Stain Wood Crown Molding! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing project. For a basic 125 linear feet project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Stain Wood Crown Molding ranges between $2.17 - $5.26 per linear foot.

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Cost to Stain Wood Crown Molding - 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 Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing, 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 Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing 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 Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing. 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 Stain Wood Crown Molding - References

Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing - Average Cost Per Linear 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 Wood Crown Molding Staining And Finishing costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.

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