Cost to Caulk Perimeter Of Home

Updated: July 2017

Exterior Caulking CalculatorZip Code
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Exterior Caulking Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to caulk perimeter of home with favorable site conditions. Apply 30 year, exterior grade caulking at window trim, door trim, fascia and siding edges Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
132 linear feet$0.00$0.00
Exterior Caulking Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to caulk perimeter of home including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
132 linear feet$0.00$0.00
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Caulk Perimeter Of Home   
Average Cost per Linear Foot  

For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 125 linear feet, the cost to Caulk Perimeter Of Home starts at $1.44 - $3.30 per linear foot. Because job specific configurations and options will result in significantly different costs, homewyse uses industry-standard algorithms and professionally screened cost data to create estimates customized to the specific options of YOUR exterior caulking project. Unlike websites with vendor aggregated costs - which lack details for comparison and verification - homewyse delivers greater accuracy and relevancy, for estimates of cost, material and time to caulk perimeter of home.

To estimate costs for your project:

1. Set Project Zip Code Enter the Zip Code for the location where labor is hired and materials purchased.

2. Specify Project Size and Options Enter the number of "linear feet" required for the project.

3. Re-calculate Click the "Update" button.


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Cost to Caulk Perimeter Of Home - Notes and General Information

These estimates are for BASIC work performed in serviceable conditions by qualified trade professionals using MID GRADE materials. Work not mentioned on this page and/or work using master craftsman, premium materials and project supervision will result in HIGHER COSTS!

These estimates are NOT substitutes for written quotes from trade professionals. Homewyse strongly recommends that you contact reputable professionals for accurate assessments of work required and costs for your project - before making any decisions or commitments.

The cost estimate includes:

  • Costs for local material / equipment delivery to and service provider transportation to and from the job site.
  • Costs to prepare the worksite for Exterior Caulking, including costs to protect existing structure(s), finishes, materials and components.
  • Costs for job cleanup and debris removal at project completion.
  • Labor setup time, mobilization time and minimum hourly charges that are commonly included for small Exterior Caulking jobs.

The cost estimate does NOT include:

  • Costs for removing, relocating, repairing, or modifying existing framing, surfacing, HVAC, electrical, and plumbing systems - or bringing those systems into compliance with current building codes.
  • Costs for testing and remediation of hazardous materials (asbestos, lead, etc).
  • General contractor overhead and markup for organizing and supervising the Exterior Caulking. Add 15% to 23% to the total cost above if a general contractor will supervise this project.
  • Sales tax on materials and supplies.
  • Permit or inspection fees (or portion thereof) required by your local building department for your overall project.

Cost to Caulk Perimeter Of Home - Unit Price References

Exterior Caulking - Average Cost Per Linear Foot

Expect to pay in the higher end of the price range for a licensed, insured and reputable pro - and for complex or rush projects.

To lower Exterior Caulking costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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