Sample Estimates

Estimates below may or may not reflect actual costs. They are provided as sample estimates only. Actual costs can only be obtained from contractors willing and able to do the work. Costs will and can vary, up or down, depending on market conditions, quality of work, quality of materials, guarantees etc. Variations in estimates can often vary up to 100%-300%. Always obtain at least three written estimates before selecting a contractor to do the work.

Raise grade at foundation for proper slope
Install weeping tile & dampproof foundation
Install submersible pump
Build a wood retaining wall
Build a concrete retaining wall
Resurfacing existing concrete driveway
Resurfacing existing asphalt driveway
Build a new concrete driveway
Build a new asphalt driveway
Build a new interlocking brick driveway
Under pinning or adding new foundation
Raising concrete floor that has settled
Remove load bearing wall
Replace sill plate
Add post with footing
Parge concrete block foundation
Have a chimney flue cleaned
Repointing a chimney
Rebuild chimney from roof line & up
Install a metal chimney liner for gas fired appliance
Install a metal chimney liner for oil fired appliance
Install a masonry chimney
Add metal fireplace
Replace chimney flashing
Install glass door on fireplace
Chemical treatment for termites
Build a deck
Replace aluminum gutters and downspout
Installing aluminum or vinyl soffit
Installing wood soffit
Paint exterior wood siding
Paint exterior wood trim
Installing wood trim
Installing vinyl siding
Installing wood siding
Installing brick/stone veneer
Repoint brick veneer
Installing stucco
Seal structure flashing to prevent seepage
Replace skylight flashing
Replace flashing around perimeter roof
Replace existing asphalt roof
Install asphalt roof over existing roof
Replace existing asphalt steep pitch/complex roof
Replace existing built up roof
Replace existing single ply roof
Install concrete tile roof
Replace existing wood roof
Replace existing roll roofing
Install gutters/downspouts
Remove a load bearing wall
Clean and pump septic tank
Install new septic tank
Install new absorption field
Connect to municipal sewers
Replace/Upgrade water service to home
Upgrade galvanized pipe to copper-one storey (1 bathroom)
Upgrade galvanized pipe to copper-two storey (1 bathroom)
Add new bathroom to home
Remodel existing four piece bathroom completely
Re-grout bathroom tile
Replace toilet
Replace existing tub tile surround
Replace existing tub, faucet and tile surround
Install whirlpool tub and faucet
Install plastic tub surround
Replace tile surround shower stall
Replace defective/leaking shower stall pan
Replace basin and faucet
Replace faucets
Replace laundry tub and faucet
Install bathroom fan
Remodel existing kitchen completely
Install kitchen stove fan
Replace 33.3 imperial gallon water heater
Install 125,000 BTU mid efficiency forced air furnace
Install 125,000 BTU high efficiency forced air furnace
Change heating system to forced air-single storey
Change heating system to forced air-two storey
Installing humidifier on existing forced air system
Clean ducts
Install 125,000 boiler
Install electronic air filter
Install 125,000 high efficiency boiler
Replace metal liner for gas appliance
Replace zone valve
Replace circulating pump
Replace expansion tank with diaphragm
Replace radiator
Replace electric baseboard heater
Add electric baseboard heater
Add air conditioning to existing forced air system
Add heat pump to existing forced air system
Replace condenser on heat pump or air conditioning unit
Install independent air conditioning with ducts
Remove oil tank from basement
Remove buried oil tank
Cleaning oil contaminated soils
Installing programable thermostat control
Add vapour barrier to crawl space
Add concrete topping above crawl space vapour barrier
Insulate attic to current standards
Insulate flat roof attic to current standards (if possible)
Insulate walls to current standards
Add roof vent for attic ventilation
Add turbine vent for attic ventilation
Add gable end vent
Upgrade knob and tube wiring to current standards
60 amp panel upgraded to 100 amp using existing panel
60 amp panel upgraded to 100 amp with new panel
Upgrade service to 200 amp with new panel
Add 120 volt circuit
Replace 15 amp breaker
Add outlet or switch
Add 240 volt circuit
Correct reversed polarity outlet
Replace damaged receptacle or switch
Replace outlet with ground fault circuit interrupter receptacle
Finish basement
Build detached single car garage
Build detached double car garage
Install drywall
Sand and refinish wood floors
Paint interior walls
Paint interior ceilings
Replace interior door
Replace exterior door
Replace patio door
Install skylight
Replacing windows
Install storm window
Add carbon monoxide/smoke detector
Install conventional alarm system
$800.00 and up
$75.00-150.00 per linear foot
$700.00-$1000.00
$15-30 per square foot
$25-40 per square foot
$2.50-3.50 per square foot
$2.00-3.50 per square foot
$4.00-6.00 per square foot
$3.00-5.00 per square foot
$5.00-8.00 per square foot
$3000.00 and up usually
$1000.00-3000.00 & up
$50.00-75.00 per linear foot
$70.00 and up per linear foot
$250.00-450.00
$2.50-4.00 per square foot
$150.00-200.00
$5.00-8.00 per square foot
$75-150.00 per linear foot
$350.00-700.00
$600.00-1500.00
$4000-7000.00
$1500.00 and up
$350.00-500.00
$250.00-400.00 & up
$1000.00-1500.00 & up
$15.00-25.00 per square foot
$5.00-8.00 per linear foot
$6.00-10.00 per linear foot
$8.00-15.00 per linear foot
$.50-.75 per square foot
$1.50-3.00 per square foot
$4.00-8.00 per linear foot
$3.00-5.00 per square foot
$4.00-8.00 per square foot
$9.00-12.00 per square foot
$5.00-8.00 per square foot
$4.00-6.00 per square foot
$250.00-600.00
$300.00-500.00
$1.50-2.50 per foot
$2.00-3.00 per square foot
$1.00-2.00 per square foot
$3.50-6.00 per square foot
$3.00-5.00 per square foot
$4.00-6.00 per square foot
$5.00-8.00 per square foot
$4.00-7.00 per square foot
$1.50-2.50 per square foot
$3.00-5.00 per foot
$40.00-60.00 per linear foot
$150.00-300.00
$1200.00-2000.00 and up
$5000.00 and up
$4000.00 and up
$1500.00-3000.00
$1000.00-1500.00
$2000.00-2500.00
$4000.00-10000.00 & up
$5000.00-8000.00 & up
$150.00-400.00
$300.00-500.00 & up
$800.00-1000.00
$1500.00-2000.00 & up
$2500.00 & up
$300.00-700.00
$1000.00-2000.00
$800.00-1500.00
$300.00 & up
$150.00 and up
$300.00-500.00
$400.00-700.00
$5000.00-10000.00 & up
$250.00-450.00
$400.00-500.00
$1500.00-2500.00
$2500.00-4000.00
$6000.00-9000.00 & up
$12000.00-18000.00 & up
$200.00-350.00
$200.00-500.00
$2000.00-3500.00
$450.00-750.00
$4000.00-7000.00
$400.00-600.00
$75.00-125.00
$300.00-500.00
$250.00-300.00
$400.00-600.00
$150.00-250.00
$200.00-400.00
$2000.00-3000.00
$4000.00-5000.00
$1200.00-1800.00
$7000.00-15000.00
$400.00-700.00 & up
$1500.00-3000.00 and up
$2000.00-5000.00 and up
$150.00-250.00
$.25-.40 per square foot
$2.50-5.00 per square foot
$.75-1.50 per square foot
$1.50-2.50 per square foot
$2.00-3.00 per square foot
$50.00-100.00 per vent
$150.00-300.00 per vent
$200.00-400.00 per vent
$300.000-5000.00
$400.00-600.00
$800.00-1300.00
$1500.00-2000.00
$125.00-250.00
$50.00-75.00
$75.00-125.00
$200.00-400.00
$5.00-15.00
$10.00-20.00
$50.00-75.00
$20.00-30.00 per square foot
$7500.00 & up
$11000.00 & up
$1.50-2.50 per square foot
$1.50-3.00 per square foot
$.30-.50 per square foot
$.50-1.00 per square foot
$125.00-200.00
$400.00-700.00
$1000.00-1500.00
$1000.00-2000.00
$25.00-45.00 per square foot
$100.00-200.00 each
$100.00-250.00
$900.00-1500.00