Fair Cost Guide - Electric Baseboard Heaters

August 2019

Electric Baseboard Heaters 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

Installed Quantity 1

Quality Better - value grade

Labor Unlicensed - handyman

Job Complexity

 

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Electric Baseboard Heaters 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 - Install new 240V baseboard heater. Install dedicated 240V circuit from existing service panel. Layout and secure electric baseboard heating unit with integrated unit mount thermostat. Connect to electrical circuit. Power and verify proper temperature control.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for removal and disposal of existing unit, hardware and components needed to connect, secure and properly operate and service the baseboard heater.
  • The homewyse Electric Baseboard Heat cost estimates do not include costs for new installation of, repairs to, or relocation of existing ducting, electrical connection, fuel supply line and exhaust vent systems. Costs associated with permit acquisition and sign off are not included.
  • Higher priced Electric Baseboard Heaters typically offer more durable material, extended warranties and enhanced appearance and finish options
  • Electric Baseboard Heat 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 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.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Electric Baseboard Heat project.
  • Save on installation costs by combining similar jobs and by being willing to have your project completed during low demand periods for the vendor/installer.

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