Updated: August 2017
|Ceiling Patch Cost |
Non-discounted retail pricing for: Low shrinkage, premixed compound for final coating and topping. ASTM C475.
|Ceiling Patch Labor, Basic |
Basic labor to repair ceiling with favorable site conditions. Cut out hole. Apply sheetrock patch. Tape and mud joint. Lightly sand and re-mud joint. Final sand for primer/finish ready. Includes planning, equipment and material acquisition, area preparation and protection, setup and cleanup.
|Ceiling Patch Job Supplies |
Cost of related materials and supplies typically required to repair ceiling including: fasteners, seam tape, outside corner beads and topping compound.
|Option: Paint Patched Surface |
Level and smooth patch at surrounding surface. Spot prime. Roll or brush 2 coats of color and sheen matched paint, blending outward perimeter of patch. For patch size of up to to 4 SF.
|Unused Minimum Labor|
Balance of 4 hr(s) minimum labor charge that can be applied to other tasks.
|Totals - Cost To Repair Ceiling|
|Average Cost per Patch|
For a basic project in zip code 47474 with 1 patch, the cost to Repair a Ceiling starts at $206 - $325 per patch. 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 ceiling repair 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 repair a ceiling.
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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!
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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 Ceiling Repair costs: combine related projects, minimize options/extras and be flexible about project scheduling.
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