Cost of Door Jambs

Item Buy Qty Low High
Material start qty $0.46 $0.59
Labor start qty $208.72 $296.58
Supplies, Tools $108.93 $126.03
Total   $318.11 $423.20


   width 24" 30" 32" 36" 64" 72"
80" 0 0 1 0 0 0
height  84" 0 0 0 0 0 0
90" 0 0 0 0 0 0

Material Grade Primed paint grade wood

Labor Type Vendor supplied

Zip Code

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Door Jambs - 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 and cut to standard opening width and height. Secure jambs level, plumb and flush to finish wall surface(s).
  • Door Jamb 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 Door Jamb cost estimates do not include costs for framing changes, surface modifications or surface repairs not required by normal installation.
  • Reduce total project cost by having multiple vendors bid on the same, detailed work specification of your Door Jamb 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 local delivery, unpackaging, fitment, installation, gap caulking, and unfinished surface repair.
  • Higher priced Door Jambs may include features/attributes that include more dimensionally stable material, natural materials with superior visual appeal and wide range of designer profiles.
  • Door Jamb installation costs vary considerably by location. For an accurate estimate in your area, enter your zip code in the calculator above.
  • Skill and experience greatly speed and simplify Door Jambs work and minimize project delays. Hiring an experienced professional can significantly reduce completion timelines and project schedule risks.
  • The typical Door Jambs project can be completed by a moderately skilled do-it-yourselfer; as with any project, high quality Door Jambs requires attention to detail and careful planning.

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