Cost Estimates for Home Improvement Projects
Popular Project Costs – October 2021
Latest Home Improvement and Repair Project Cost Estimates
$4,000 - $16,000, Installed
The cost to a crawl space encapsulated is between $4,000 – $16,000, or around $5.00 to $15.00 per square foot. Most jobs come in around $7,500 in average-sized crawl spaces.
$1.65 to $3.15 / Square Foot
The cost to hang drywall is $1.65 to $3.15 per square foot, or about $1,900 – $3,600 for a 12 x 12-foot room with 8-foot walls. For DIY'ers, expect the cost to be around $165 / square foot.
$11 - $18/sqft
Typical bathroom floor tile costs about $14.50 per square foot for ceramic tile, installed by a local tiling professional. This cost includes materials, supplies, removal of the old floor and clean up.
$140 - $310 per GFCI Outlet
The average cost to install a GFCI outlet is $220 per outlet when you hire a licensed electrician. This cost includes the electrical outlet, installation, testing and labor expenses.
$8.25 - $14.00 / Linear Foot
The average cost to hire a professional to paint stain a wood fence is $2,400 for a 250-foot fence. The average is $9.60 per linear foot and $1.95 per square foot, including minor repairs.
$450 - $800, Installed
The cost to replace a kitchen sink is around $450 to $800 for most popular sink styles, including installation. High-end or custom sink replacement can exceed $1,000, the only limit is budget.
$125 - $500
The average cost to install a microwave above the stove is $215 plus the cost of the appliance. This does not include any cabinetry or electrical work that may be needed if it's not there already.
$475 - $1,100, Installed
A pot filler faucet above your stove costs between $475 to $1,100 to have the most popular styles installed, with a total price range of about $325 to more than $1,500 for all your options.
$1,200 - $3,800, 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.
$10 - $16 / Square Foot
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.
$250 - $550 / Storm Window
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.
$2,000 - $4,500 per Window
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.