Updated: August 2017
|Skylight Opening Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to frame skylight opening with favorable site conditions. Measure, cut and install rectangular, wood framed skylight opening in roof up to 6' x 6' in. For up to 2"x8" rafter size. Includes 2"x4" curb framing on outer roof surface. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Skylight Opening Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to frame skylight opening including: fasteners, connectors and and dimensional lumber for openings.
|Skylight Opening Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Pneumatic framing nailer, 12" miter saw and 3 1/4" electric planer. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Frame Skylight Opening|
|Average Cost per Opening|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 opening, the cost to Frame a Skylight Opening starts at $287 - $615 per opening. 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 skylight opening framing 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 frame a skylight opening.
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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.
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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 Skylight Opening Framing costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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