|Framed Opening Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 36" x 80" frame set for 4 9/16 jamb. Primed, ready for paint.
|Window Opening Framing Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to frame window opening with favorable site conditions. Measure, cut and install conventional wood framed window opening up to 8' wide. Includes header, jack and king stud lumber. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Window Opening Framing Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to frame window opening including: fasteners, connectors and dimensional lumber for openings.
|Window Opening Framing 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 Window Opening|
|Average Cost per Opening|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 6 openings, the cost to Frame a Window Opening starts at $259 - $355 per opening. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, and options.
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