Cost Estimates for Home Improvement Projects

Latest Home Improvement and Repair Project Cost Estimates

tankless water heater installed
Tankless water heaters cost about $850 for an electric model and up to $4,400 for a whole-house gas tankless unit. Most homeowners pay $900-$3,800 for the unit plus installation.
radiant flooring being installed in floor
Radiant floor heating costs between $11 per square foot for an electric system and $15 per square foot for hydronic floor heating. Cost goes down as the size of the project rises.
Cost of Storm Windows
Storm windows cost around $510 depending on size, quality and features. The cheapest storm windows are $60 per window, while better quality windows cost up to $600.
egress safety window installed in a basement foundation
The cost to have egress windows installed in a basement will range between $2,000 to $4,500 per window installed by a local pro. To do it yourself, expect to pay between $650 - $2,000.
garden window with flowers on sill
Most homeowners pay between $1,850 and $3,200 for common types of vinyl, wood and aluminum garden windows. You can save money by doing it yourself, though installation isn’t always easy.
recessed lighting installed in a kitchen
The cost to have an electrician install recessed lighting is around $290 to $375 per light, depending on your specific needs. If you choose to do it yourself, the cost is around $40 - $125 / light.
screened in porch with wood deck
The cost to screen in a porch is around $4 per square foot with basic screen and doing it yourself. Using higher quality screen and paying a contractor costs as much as $8 per square foot.
rv travel trailer with electricity running at night
The cost to install a 30/50 amp RV electrical hookup for plugging in your recreational vehicle averages about $810 for the materials, labor and hiring a licensed electrician.
replacement asphalt driveway installed to a home
The cost to have a paving company excavate and install a new asphalt driveway is going to range from $8 to $14 based on site conditions and how much gravel must be used.
skylight window installed in a bedroom ceiling
The average cost to install a skylight into the ceiling of a room is around $2,250 per skylight when having a pro handle the installation. If you prefer to DIY, you can save $250 - $300.
new double hung windows replacement of kitchen windows
The cost of most professionally installed double-hung windows ranges from $400 and $1,500 each. If you DIY, cost can be as low as $200-$1,000 per window depending on size and material.
replacement windows installed in a home
The cost of new or replacing single hung windows is between $275 - $800 each for standard windows in a fairly straight forward project with no complications. This includes window installation.

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