Updated: March 2018
|Prehung Door Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: 30" x 80" 6 panel slab interior door. Primed for paint. Framed and prehung 4 9/16" wall. Pre-drilled for cylindrical doorknob/lockset.
|Prehung Door Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install prehung door with favorable site conditions. Set unit in rough opening. Shim to achieve level and plumb placement. Set jamb edges flush to finished wall surfaces. Secure unit to rough opening framing. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Prehung Door Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install prehung door including: fasteners, shims, flashing, drip cap, perimeter foam insulation and exterior caulking.
|Prehung 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: Remove Door And Door Framing|
Remove door at hinges. Score perimeter of door casing, where bonded to adjacent surface(s). Remove door casing, door frame fasteners and door frame without damaging adjacent surfaces, finishes or hardware. Remove materials from premises. Material cost includes dump fee.
|Prehung Door Debris Disposal|
Costs to load and haul away old materials, installation waste and associated debris.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 2 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Install Prehung Door|
|Average Cost per Door|
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For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 door, the cost to Install a Prehung Door starts at $305 - $470 per door. Actual costs will depend on job size, conditions, size options.
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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 prehung interior door new installation labor options and material prices here.
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