Updated: March 2019
|Lighting Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Wall light. Die cast aluminum fixture with anodized finish. 120V 2 x 120W flood or spot bulb. UL exterior rated.
|Lighting Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install outdoor lighting with favorable site conditions. Layout fixture and transformer placement. Cut shallow trench where wiring will be buried. Run / conceal wiring. Secure above ground wiring to structure. Connect and test fixtures. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Lighting Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install outdoor lighting including: connectors, junction boxes, fasteners and mounting hardware.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Outdoor Lighting|
|Average Cost per Lighting|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 6 lightings, the cost to Install Outdoor Lighting starts at $67.45 - $140 per lighting. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options.
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