Install a Handrail for Garage Steps

Here is an image of the finished installation. The handrail is available on Amazon and at other venders. This install was completed with concrete screws as suggested by the rail manufacturer. Materials cost: $350 approx including mounting hardware Labor estimate: 2-3 Hours at local rate.

Cost to Resurface a Bathtub

Posted by Sam K., Santa Barbara, CA (July 23, 2013) How much should be the cost to strip and resurface a bathtub. I know its not a one day job based on the instructions and actual time spent isn’t that much but no one wants to do it.

Build an Exit Ramp

Posted by Rick P. Columbia, SC (August, 9, 2013) Cost to build a ramp 21′ long parallel to [email protected]″ high with a 3×3 landing. 36″ width ramp with 36″ handrails. graduation about 2:12.

Cost to Replace a Closet Sliding Door

Posted by: Luman, Potomac, Maryland (August 2, 2013) I am looking for a contractor who can instal a new sliding door in the basement, bring the new one from store, install it & take away the old door. I just don’t want it to be rip off, I want it to be fair charge. Thanks

Cost to Re-hang Satellite Disk Cables

Submitted by: John J – Dumas, TX (Thursday, July 18, 2013) After a repair on the roof, the cables and wires for satellite tv dish, etc. were left unattached from edge of roof. The work to be done is re-hanging these cables and wires, neatly.

Cost to install Hardie Board siding on a modular home

Posted by? Marinus – Penticton, British Columbia, Canada (Wednesday July 17, 11:51am) What would be the cost to apply new hardie board on skirting of a modular home? Also includes constructing new framing. The home is 54′ x 31′ x 28″. What would be the charge per sq ft? Excluding the materials.

Install Lattice Around Deck

Submitted by: Michel M, Norwood, OH Friday, July 12, 2013 What would be the cost to install 160 sq feet of lattice to be put around deck, deck 3 1/2 feet off ground?

Cost to remove paint and stain a concrete porch

What would the cost be to remove paint and stain a concrete porch? I have a 12X20 concrete porch. There is currently peeling paint on the porch floor and the concrete blocks (3 high) of its foundation. I would like to have the paint removed and have the concrete stained.

Cost to Repaint a Deck

Submitted by: Sarah Location: Barre, MA What would the cost be for power washing, scrapping off chipped paint, and repainting a 12×12 outside deck with railings all around deck?

Cost to repair or replace siding

What would the cost be to tear off siding from 2-square sized wall. Reside it with new siding. Use scrap siding to replace a 3-piece gap on one side and 2 piece gap on another. Also, repair and tighten other problem areas equaling about 6 pieces worth.

Painting Trim

Cost to paint a 1200 square foot of trim and a storage that’s 4×8 feet long, 10 windows and three doors external work only.

Create an Entry Ramp for a Store Front

Converting one step up to access the entrance door of a store into a ramp/flat surface. Hoping to make budget extend to several store entrances with one step up to access entrance door.

Cost to Install a Water Heater

Water Heater replacement electric Submitted by: stvrnhn – Budget: $900.00 Baltimore, MD USA (Wednesday, April 11, 2012) How much should I charge to replace a 50-gallon electric water heater for a customer? This would include purchase and delivery of the new one and haul-away and disposal of the old one. If you are a contractor …

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Cost to Pressure Wash a House Prior to Painting

Submitted by: renemelara San Francisco, CA USA (Thursday, August 11, 2011) What would a handyman estimate to pressure wash front of house that has wood siding. We’re preparing to paint the structure. Low Price: $175 Consensus Price: $250 High Price: $350 Updated:

Cost for Carpet Installation

Carpet install and painting Submitted by: piperpilot Sparta, MI USA (Friday, January 27, 2012) About 900 sq.ft. needs old carpet ripped out and replaced with new carpet. Also painting done in four rooms. The total paint job is around 1200sq.ft. Estimate: $1800 not including cost of carpet.

What is the cost to hang drywall?

Submitted by: mikeupright Woodbridge, VA USA (Wednesday, December 12, 2012) How much would it cost to hang 15 sheets of drywall? Moderator Comments: 15 sheets @ $900. Approximate cost including cost of standard grade sheetrock, supplies and labor.

Build a Brick Flower Bed

Submitted by: dock charlottesville, VA USA (Monday, September 06, 2010) To build a brick flower bed 76 inches long by 20 inches deep x 30 inches high, what will that cost? Low Price: $700 Consensus Price: $800 High Price: $800

Tree Trimming Cost Estimate

What will the labor cost be trim my trees? Submitted by: gregbyle lebanon, PA USA (Monday, December 03, 2012) I have 2- 40′ trees to be topped and trimmed. Front yard location near low-traffic street and near electrical wires. Required to climb. Moderator Comments: Sorry to state the obvious but get several estimates, obtain permits …

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Cost to Build a Murphy Bed

Submitted by: stvrnhn – Budget: uncertain Baltimore, MD USA (Monday, February 20, 2012) I have a customer who needs me to build 2 Murphy stow-away beds one horizontal mount the other vertical. Each will need to close into their own cabinets mounted to the wall and made of 3/4″ birch plywood. I`ve already got an …

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What is the cost of Hardscape?

hardscape for yard – cost of labor Submitted by: jude312 Haverhill, MA USA (Wednesday, June 29, 2011) What would it cost to hardscape a 300 sq ft section of yard? Low Price for labor per day: $100 Consensus Price for labor per day: $175 High Price for labor per day: $300

Cost to replace water heater pilot assembly

Submitted by: HowardsHandymanServices stone mountain, GA USA (Wednesday, May 25, 2011) What would be the cost to remove and replace water heater pilot assembly? If you are a contractor or a handyman, how much would this job cost in your area? Low Price: $175 Consensus Price: $175 High Price: $175

Attic ventilator fan installation cost

Submitted by: anna toms river, NJ USA (Saturday, June 18, 2011) How much cost to install an attic fan, including the cost of the fan? If you are a contractor or a handyman, how much would this job cost in your area? Low Price: $250 Consensus Price: $450 High Price: $450

Cost to Install Recessed Lights and Ceiling Fans

Submitted by: ray Northridge, CA USA (Monday, December 20, 2010) Need recessed lights in living room family room and bonus room. Need ceiling fans in 4 bedrooms.Thanks. If you are a contractor or a handyman, how much would this job cost in your area? Low Price: $700 Consensus Price: $700 High Price: $1200

Install Replacement Windows

Submitted by: CapeCod Abington, MA USA – Monday, April 26, 2010 How much per window for replacement of 3 double hung replacement windows? Low Price: $250 Consensus Price Labor Only: $250 per Window High Price: $250 Submitted by: KTManning82 Hoboken, NJ USA – Wednesday, June 23, 2010 What would be the cost to replace window …

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Leaking Skylight Window Repair

Submitted by: countryliving21 Weston, FL USA – Saturday, August 06, 2011 I have a leak from coming from Skylight window. What would labor cost to repair the leak? If you are a contractor or a handyman, how much would this job cost in your area? Low Price: $125 Consensus Price: $175 High Price: $175

Install 20amp Electrical Outlet in Basement

Submitted by: jude312, Haverhill, MA – April 18, 2011 How much should it cost to install a 20 amp outlet in basement? If you are a contractor or a handyman, how much would this job cost in your area? Low Price: $50 Consensus Price: $110 High Price: $135 Updated:

Cost to Replace a Lockset

Do you need a locksmith? In most cases the homeowner does not need to hire a locksmith to change out a standard lockset or deadbolt. With that said, many instances come to mind where a locksmith is needed. As a general rule, the more expensive the entry way and lockset, the more likely you are to need …

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Cost to Assemble a Loom

Over 100 pieces of wood and what seems like thousands of needles, screws, nuts and bolts go into the construction of a loom. The loom arrives unfinished and requires several coats of varnish prior to assembly. It would be impossible to varnish and assemble a loom in one day. This one was done over the course of …

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Hang Cabinets

Cost to Hang Cabinets

Client has purchased these kitchen style cabinets and wants them hung. This is not a technically difficult job, but it does sometimes require two people so labor costs can vary widely. Low estimate for materials and labor: Misc hardware and screws Labor 3.5 hours (including adjusting doors) High estimate for materials and labor: Misc hardware and …

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