Updated: January 2017
|Window Shade Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Custom sized polycotton, room darkening plantation shade. Includes hardware for recessed/surface mount.
|Window Shade Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to install window shades with favorable site conditions. Layout, mark and drill mounting holes in wall framing studs. Secure unit and install trim hardware. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Window Shade Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to install window shades including: fasteners, connectors, surface preparation and finishing materials.
|Option: Remove Window Covering|
Remove window covering. Remove mounting hardware without damaging adjacent surfaces or hardware.
|Window Shade 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 Window Shades|
|Average Cost per Shade|
Get an INSTANT, detailed estimate of the cost to Install Window Shades! Our free calculator uses up-to-date, trusted data to estimate typical subcontractor costs for a Window Shade Installation project. For a basic 6 shades project in zip code 47474, the benchmark cost to Install Window Shades ranges between $93.22 - $177 per shade.
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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 cellular shade new installation labor options and material prices here.
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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 Window Shade Installation costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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