Costimates

Cost Estimates for Home Improvement Projects


Latest Home Improvement and Repair Project Cost Estimates

new gas line and gas meter installed on home
The cost to install a natural gas line from the main to a meter on your home runs an average of $20 per linear foot. The price range is between $15 to $25 per foot depending on several factors.
newly installed crown molding around ceiling corner
To have most crown moldings installed by a professional costs $8.00 to $18.00 per linear foot. At this average crown molding cost range, you pay about $1,040 to do a 20x20 room.
carpenter installing baseboard moldings
The average cost of a floor and baseboard molding job done by a contractor is between $5.75 to $9.00 per linear foot. Materials for a DIY install cost between $1.35-$4.50 per linear foot..
new flooring with trim molding installed
The most commonly used quarter-round wood trim costs $0.70- $2.65 per linear foot, but DIY price for the project might be higher than that if you need to purchase tools and fasteners.
natural gas appliance
The cost to have a natural gas appliance installed or connected to the gas line by a local plumber is around $150-$200. This includes connection of gas stoves, gas ranges or water heaters.
gas line running a gas stove with flames showing
The cost to install a natural gas line to a new appliance runs an average of $24 per linear foot. The price range is between $20 to $26 per foot depending on the type of line, gas appliance, etc.
gas fireplace in living room
The cost to install a free standing gas fireplace is between $950 for a DIY installation, to $3,500 to hire a local plumber or HVAC company to install a new gas fireplace in your home.
worker cleaning out dryer vent with lint
The cost to install a dryer vent duct is between $140 to $275 for most new duct vents. Replacing an old vent costs less; installing a vent in homes with brick or stone siding can cost much more.
professional cleaning a carpet
The cost to have carpets cleaned averages around .33 cents per square foot. Expect to pay between $350 - $750 for 3-6 rooms in your home, or up to 2000 square feet.
installed electric base board heater
The cost for electric baseboard heater installation depends on whether it's being replaced, or a new unit. Expect around $160-$300 for replacement, and up to $975 for a new unit.
geothermal hvac system graphic
The cost to have a geothermal heat pump installed at your home is going to cost between $12,000 - $27,000, with an average of around $21,000. DIY'ing this project cost around $14,000.
set of new deck stairs from porch
The most common cost of wood deck stairs is $115 to $210 per stair when professionally installed, or $440 to $1,350 for the most common deck stair projects.

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