Cost to Install a Glass Shower Door

Updated: July 2017

Glass Shower Door Installation CalculatorZip Code
Doors
Item detailsQtyLow  High
Shower Door Cost 
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Frameless glass shower door. 1/4" tempered glass. Designer finish hardware fitting options.
1 door$421.60$518.24
Shower Door Labor, Basic 
Basic labor to install glass shower door with favorable site conditions. Fabricate and secure door frame to wall structure. Set and adjust door. Caulk perimeter edges of door frame. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
1 door$421.60$518.24
Shower Door Job Supplies 
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install glass shower door including: fasteners, mounting hardware and adhesives.
1 door$421.60$518.24
Shower 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.
1 door$421.60$518.24
Option: Remove Shower Door
Remove door from hinges. Remove door frame fasteners and door frame. Remove door and components from premises.
1 door$421.60$518.24
Shower Door Debris Disposal
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
1 door4.7255.375
 Unused Minimum Labor
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
   
Totals - Cost To Install Glass Shower Door   
Average Cost per Door  

For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 door, the cost to Install a Glass Shower Door starts at $590 - $846 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 glass shower 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 install a glass shower door.

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Cost to Install a Glass Shower Door - 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 frameless glass shower door 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 Glass Shower Door 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 Glass Shower Door 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 Glass Shower Door 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 a Glass Shower Door - Unit Price References

Glass Shower Door Installation - Average Cost Per Door

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 Glass Shower Door Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.


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