Decks and Outdoor Living

Compare Project Costs for Decks, Swimming Pools and Outdoor Living Areas

In this section of the Costimates.com website, we include price comparisons for outdoor living. Compare the cost of adding a new deck, having a swimming pool installed and much more.


above ground swimming pool with nice deck
How Much Does an Above Ground Pool Cost? $1,720 - $3,840, Installed The cost of an above ground pool with installation varies on size, however,
aluminum deck railings on a new deck
The cost to have aluminum deck railing professionally installed around your deck is $48.00 to $95.00 per linear foot. Slightly more if you have a
modern home with cable deck railings
The average cost of cable railing is about $135 per linear foot, installed. The breakdown is roughly $100 per foot for the most common materials
deck with mix of composite wood and vinyl
The average cost of composite deck railing installed by a pro is $57.00 per linear foot. If you DIY, average cost for the materials is
new composite wood deck with vinyl railings
Composite decks cost an average of around $26 / Sqft when a treated wood substructure is used, the deck has railings set of stairs. This
concrete cement patio in backyard
The cost of most concrete patios is between $7.00 and $12.00 per square foot when professionally installed. Expect around $4 - $8 per square foot
painting or staining a wooden deck
The cost to have your deck pressure washed and stained or painted, averages around $3.20 per square foot when hiring a local pro to complete
pressure washing a stained wood deck
The cost to have your deck pressure washed is around $165 - $240, when hiring a local company or handyman to do the job. DIY
vinyl deck railing installed on composite deck
The cost of professionally installed deck railing starts at about $30 per linear foot for vinyl and wood deck railings, and tops $500 for upscale
old wooden deck with wood damage and rot
Most deck repairs cost around $28 / square foot to replace damaged deck boards. Treated lumber repairs cost less; High-end composite and aluminum will cost
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
decorative cast iron railings
The average installed cost of metal deck railing made from steel is around $45.00 per linear foot, while decorative cast iron railing runs about $100.00
glass deck balcony stairs railings
The average cost of glass deck railing installed by a pro is about $450 per linear foot, with materials costing around $375 per linear foot
inground swimming pool with patio and stairs
The average cost of a 12 x 24 inground pool is around $39,500 installed, when a minimum amount of site work is needed.
new outdoor gas firepit
You can build a gas fire pit for an average cost of $535 when doing it yourself. To have a landscaper do the job, the
patio awning cost comparisons
Retractable Awning Prices and Installation Costs $650 - $1,800, Installed The average cost of a retractable awning is $360 for non-motorized, 12 foot DIY units.
new patio enclosure painted wite with windows
The cost to have a 3-season enclosure installed on your existing patio or deck averages around $64 per square foot when hiring a local pro
red brick patio with bench
You can have a brick patio installed for an average cost of around $18 per square foot when you hire a landscaper to do the
stamped concrete patio in backyard with lounge chairs
Installing a stamped concrete patio or concrete pad costs an average of $16 per square foot when installed by a concrete company near you. Around
crushed stone gravel patio with chairs and table
A crushed stone or gravel patio or garden area costs around $8-12 per square foot installed. The cost is primarily based on patio size, material
worker setting brick stone pavers for new patio
Expect to pay between $10 to $17 per square foot for a stone paver patio with professional installation by a landscaper. The cost varies based
vinyl deck railing installed on composite deck
The average cot to have vinyl deck railings professionally installed on your deck or patio, is $32.00 per linear foot. DIY cost for just the
wheelchair ramp on the side of a deck
A handicap ramp cost between $90 - $175 per linear foot. Prices are based on the length and design of the ramp, the materials used, and
new wooden deck railings installed
The average cost of wood deck railing is about $30 per linear foot, installed. For DIY'ers, you can plan to pay around $16/foot when buying