Cost of Cove Base Moldings

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $76.69 $98.00
Labor start qty $552.97 $953.23
Supplies, Tools $112.70 $130.40
Total   $742.36 $1181.63

Installed Length 160 linear feet

Material Grade Primed paint grade wood

Labor Type Vendor supplied

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Cove Base Moldings - Pricing and Installation Cost Notes

Homewyse cost estimates are approximate 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, cut (1 miter and 1 coped end per section) base molding and finish nail molding. Patch and smooth nail holes and if painting caulk edge gaps.
  • Cove Base 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 Cove Base cost estimates do not include costs for modifications or repairs to existing framing or finished surfaces.
  • Cove Base 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 Cove Base 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.
  • Low to High labor cost range differences are in part due to variations in work load, job location and seasonal wage rates.
  • The homewyse cost estimates include all typical costs for delivery, unpackaging, fitment, installation, edge caulking and millwork nail set surface patching.
  • Higher priced Cove Base Moldings may include features/attributes that include moisture resistant, more dimensionally stable material and natural materials with superior visual appeal.
  • Skill and experience greatly speed and simplify Cove Base Moldings work and minimize project delays. Hiring an experienced professional can significantly reduce completion timelines and project schedule risks.
  • The typical Cove Base Moldings project can be completed by a moderately skilled do-it-yourselfer; as with any project, high quality Cove Base Moldings requires attention to detail and careful planning.

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