Fair Cost Guide - Concrete Driveways

August 2019

Concrete Driveways 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 Concrete Driveway 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 Concrete Driveways. Enter your options and zip code above - then select "Update".



 


Concrete Driveways 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 driveway 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.
  • Concrete Driveway 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 basic excavation and site preparation to ensure uniform driveway thickness, surface height and proper runoff for finished surface; placement of perimeter form board and expansion joints at spacing not to exceed 8 feet; setting of wire mesh reinforcement; pouring, settling, leveling, trowel finishing of minimum 5 inch thick, 3500+ psi concrete.
  • Higher priced Concrete Driveways typically offer more durable material, extended warranties and enhanced appearance and finish options
  • The homewyse Concrete Driveway cost estimates do not include costs for significant regrading or excavation, or demolition and removal of existing driveway.
  • 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.
  • Concrete Driveway 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 Concrete Driveway project.

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