Fair Cost Guide - Shower Tiling

August 2019

Shower Tiling 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 Surface Area 50 square feet

Material Grade Basic builder grade

Labor Type Vendor supplied

Room Layout

 

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Shower Tiling 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 - Measure, fabricate and secure backer board. Layout tile pattern. Fabricate and install with thinset mortar. Grout and clean surface.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for tile backer board, thinset mortar, tile, grout, grout sealer and edge transition pieces.
  • The homewyse Tile On Shower cost estimates do not include costs for repair or modification of shower walls or floor.
  • Higher priced Shower Tiling typically offer more durable material, extended warranties and enhanced appearance and finish options
  • Tile On Shower cost estimates may require an onsite inspection. Usually these estimates will be "free". You should expect any estimate to be presented with an in-depth sales pitch/presentation.
  • 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.
  • Material costs include 4.5% - 8.7% overage commonly needed for on site fabrication and future repairs.
  • For this work, there is commonly a minimum labor charge that represents 1.0 - 2.5 hours of labor expense.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Tile On Shower 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.
  • Save on material costs by shopping online or by choosing discontinued, odd lot, remnant or incorrectly ordered items from your retailer.

Tile On Shower Cost Guide - References

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