Cost to Install Bluestone Pavers

Updated: July 2017

Bluestone Paver Installation CalculatorZip Code
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Bluestone Pavers Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Irregular shape, natural cleft texture 1" thick patio pavers. Quantity includes typical waste overage, material for repair and local delivery.
129 square feet$1,011.72$1,526.51
Bluestone Pavers Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install bluestone pavers with favorable site conditions. Layout, mark and excavate area to be paved. Add 4" base gravel, edge border, and 2" bedding sand. Fabricate, set and level stone. Apply polymer modified sand to joints. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
129 square feet$1,011.72$1,526.51
Bluestone Pavers Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install bluestone pavers including: cutting and grinding materials, mortar and reinforcement.
129 square feet$1,011.72$1,526.51
Bluestone Pavers Equipment Allowance
Job related costs of specialty equipment used for job quality and efficiency, including: 115 V wet masonry saw, 5 cubic foot mortar box and small plate compactor. Daily rental. Consumables extra.
129 square feet$1,011.72$1,526.51
Option: Slab Excavation
Excavate with hand tools to a uniform depth below final surface level - to a maximum depth of 8 inches. For sidewalks, slabs and driveways. Distribute excavation material on site.
129 square feet$1,011.72$1,526.51
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Install Bluestone Pavers   
Average Cost per Square Foot  

For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 120 square feet, the cost to Install Bluestone Pavers starts at $20.28 - $27.13 per square 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 bluestone paver 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 install bluestone pavers.

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 "square feet" required for the project.

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


NOTE: *Input the total of the finished surface area AND the area of any openings enclosed by the finished area.


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Cost to Install Bluestone Pavers - 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! Explore the full range of bluestone paver new installation labor options and material prices here.

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 Bluestone Paver Installation, 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 Bluestone Paver Installation 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 Bluestone Paver Installation. 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 Install Bluestone Pavers - Unit Price References

Bluestone Paver Installation - Average Cost Per Square 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 Bluestone Paver Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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