Updated: January 2017
|Door Frame Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Prebuild door jamb with stops and threshold. For 32" x 80" slab door, 4 9/16 framing.
|Door Frame Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install door frame with favorable site conditions. Measure and cut to standard opening width and height. Secure jambs level, plumb and flush to finish wall surface(s). Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Door Frame Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install door frame including: fasteners, shims, flashing, drip cap, perimeter foam insulation and exterior caulking.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Door Frame|
|Average Cost per Frame|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install a Door Frame! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Door Frame Installation project. For a basic 1 frame project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install a Door Frame ranges between $234 - $371 per frame.
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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 door frame new installation labor options and material prices here.
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