Updated: August 2017
|Exterior Door Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Wood grained fiberglass ready to stain or paint. Slab door with foam in place polyurethane core and bottom sweep..
|Exterior Door Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to hang exterior door with favorable site conditions. Measure, trim and plane door to fit existing door jamb. Mark and mortise hinge locations. Install hinges. Fabricate holes, mortises for door handle set and jamb strike plate. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Exterior Door Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to hang exterior door including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
|Exterior Door Equipment Allowance|
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: Pneumatic finish nailer, 10" miter saw, electric jigsaw, 3" belt sander, 3 1/4" electric planer. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
|Option: Frame Interior Door Opening|
Measure, cut and secure header, trimmer studs(2), king studs(2) and cripple studs. Trim bottom plate to opening.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Hang Exterior Door|
|Average Cost per Door|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 door, the cost to Hang an Exterior Door starts at $548 - $853 per door. 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 door installation 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 hang an exterior door.
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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! Explore the full range of replacement entry door new installation labor options and material prices here.
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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 Exterior Door Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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