Fair Cost Guide - Cement Slabs

August 2019

Cement Slabs Calculator   Zip Code
 Item   details Low  High   
Material
Includes basic coverage quantities and typical overage. Excludes sales tax, delivery upcharges, and items not included in the description and notes.
*load* $368.27 $520.00
Labor
Includes on site setup, site preparation, job completion, trash removal and work area cleanup.
*load* $368.27 $520.00
Supplies, Tools
Includes equipment allowance and supplies for preparation, job completion and site cleanup.
 
  $368.27 $520.00
Total
Excludes sales tax, any applicable fees, dump charges, and costs for repair or remediation not mentioned in the work description.
  $368.27 $520.00

Finished Area 220 square feet

Concrete Grade Ready-mix 3500psi

Labor Independent subcontractor

Site Conditions

 

Get an instant, vendor-neutral estimate of Cement Slab options and costs in your zip code. Our cost guide has been updated for 2019 to reflect current fair wages and material option costs for Cement Slabs. Enter your options and zip code above - then select "Update".



 


Cement Slabs Cost Guide - Pricing Assumptions and Notes

Homewyse Cost Guides estimate approximate cost ranges for basic work in typical conditions. The estimates should only be used for preliminary planning. Homewyse estimates are NOT substitutes for quotes from qualified vendors. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for an accurate assessment of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

  • Labor tasks - Layout pad height and slope. Lightly grade and remove loose soil. Set forms and reinforcing. Pour and finish concrete. Excavation, gravel base layer, compaction or hardscape demolition not included.
  • Cement Slab installation costs are commonly quoted from a standard rate and can be estimated/quoted by the service professional after measurement and visual inspection at the job site.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for simple excavation and site preparation for uniform cement slab thickness, proper surface height and water shedding slope for finished surface; placement of perimeter forms and expansion joints at spacing not to exceed 8 feet; setting of wire mesh or rebar reinforcement; pouring, settling, leveling, trowel finishing of minimum 4 inch thick, 3500+ psi concrete.
  • Higher priced Cement Slabs typically offer more durable material, extended warranties and enhanced appearance and finish options
  • The homewyse Cement Slab cost estimates do not include costs for site regrading or excavation, or demolition and removal of existing hardscaping or structure(s).
  • The variation in installation costs for complex configurations (non-rectangular shape, many corners, multiple levels, etc.) can be considerable. For accurate cost estimates, collect detailed bids from several qualified professionals.
  • Low to High labor cost range differences are in part due to variations in work load, job location and seasonal wage rates.
  • Cement Slab installation costs vary considerably by location. For an accurate estimate in your area, enter your zip code in the calculator above.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Cement Slab project.

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