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Home Renovations & Remodeling Costs in Canada for 2016

Renovation Project Cost Averages
Kitchen Remodeling kitchen cabinet $50-$100 / lin.ft.
kitchen counter-laminate $40 / lin.ft.
kitchen counter-marble $75 / lin.ft.
sink - porcelain $750-$850
sink - stainless steel $600-$750
dishwasher $650-$900
garbage disposer $200-$400
range hood $350-$500
Kitchen & Bathroom Cabinets $4,000 (includes labor)
Bathroom Re-Model bathroom renovation $5,000+
Completing a Basement $40 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Countertops $40 Per Square Foot (includes labor))
Interior Home Painting $3.50 to $5.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Exterior Home Painting $3.50 to $5.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Drywall & Plastering $3.50 to $5.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Doors & Windows storm-aluminum $75-$175
thermal glass (existing frame) $30 / sq.ft.
skylight $750+
slider-aluminum $30 / sq.ft.
slider-aluminum (replace) $25 / sq.ft.
casement $60 / sq.ft.
double hung $50 / sq.ft.
double hung (replace) $40 / sq.ft.
awning $50 / sq.ft.
awning/casement (replace) $45 / sq.ft.
bay/bow $50-$60 / sq.ft.
Wood Flooring $3.50 to $5.00 Per Square Foot (labor)
hardwoord - refinish $2-$5 / sq.ft.
vinyl - sheet $3-$8 / sq.ft.
vinyl - tile $3-$8 / sq.ft.
ceramic tile $5-$10 / sq.ft.
hardwood $5-$10 / sq.ft.
hardwood (prefinished) $10-$15 / sq.ft.
carpet-clean $100 / room
carpet-outdoor $2 / sq.ft.
carpet and underpad $5-$10 / sq.ft.
Wood Flooring Refinishing Coating $3.50 to $5.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Carpet Installation $3.50 to $4.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Tile Installation $6.50 to $8.00 Per Square Foot (includes labor)
Electrical Retrofit receptacle rewire reverse polarity $50-$75
standard light fixture $125-$200
receptacle - replace conventional with GFCI $100-$125
receptacle - stove/dryer $100-$125 receptacle-conventional $125-$150
receptacle-split $175-$250
receptacle - stove/dryer $100-$125
receptacle-conventional $125-$150
receptacle-split $175-$250
receptacle-CO/ALR (aluminum) $75-$100
receptacle - stove/dryer $100-$125
receptacle-conventional $125-$150
receptacle - exterior with cover $175-$250
fluorescent light fixture $180-$250
ground-public system $90-$120
ground-private system (with ground rods) $250-$300
exhaust fan-bathroom $160-$175
exhaust fan-oven $250-$300
exterior light fixture $125-$250
doorbell system $100-$120
dryer duct $125-$175
hardwired smoke detector $75-$125
attic ventilator-mechanical $300
baseboard heater (4') $180-$550
celing fan $250
receptacle-split $175-$250
Garage/Driveway/Walkway Driveway concrete (stamped) $6-$10 / sq.ft.
interlock brick/stone $8-$10 / sq.ft.
asphalt paving (existing base) $4-$6 / sq.ft.
asphalt paving (new base) $4-$7 / sq.ft.
asphalt (seal) $60-$75
Garage - detached block-single $20,000+
Garage - detached block-double $25,000+
Garage - removal of existing garage $1,500+
Garage - detached carport $5,000+
Garage - detached wood frame-single $10,000+
Garage - detached wood frame-double $15,000+
Overhead Doors - wood-double (sectional) $1,800

Overhead Doors - metal-single (one piece) $850
Overhead Doors - metal-double (one piece) $1,250
Overhead Doors - wood-single (one piece) $1,000
Overhead Doors - automatic garage door opener $450
Overhead Doors - cladboard-single $600-$800
Overhead Doors - cladboard-double $1,000-$1,200
Heating and Cooling Air Conditioner/Heat Pump heat recovery ventilator (HRV) $1,800-$2,500
heat pump $5,000-$6,000
central A/C attic mounted;separate duct $10,000
compressor (replace) $1,500-$1,700
condenser (replace) $1,800-$2,500
air handler 3-ton (vertical) $1,400-$1,800
air handler 3-ton (horiziontal) $1,800-$2,000

central a/c existing duct $1,800-$3,000
Forced-Air System - metal lin.ft.(existing chimney flue) $600-$1,000
Forced-Air System - gas-high efficiency $3,500-$4,500
Forced-Air System - humidifier-drum type $100-$150
Forced-Air System - humidifier-flow through type $400-$450
Forced-Air System - convert hot water to forced air (1 story) $7,500-$10,000
Forced-Air System - electronic air filter $600-$900
Forced-Air System - gas-mid efficiency $2,500-$3,000
Forced-Air System - blower/motor $350-$500
Forced-Air System - clean duct $180-$300
Forced-Air System - convert oil to gas (1 story) $2,500-$3,000
Forced-Air System - air duct (new) $4,000
Forced-Air System - air duct (retrofit) $6,000
Forced-Air System - annual service $100-$150
Insulation R32 - batt $1-$2 / sq.ft.
R32 - loose $1-$4 / sq.ft.
wall/roof cavity $1-$4 / sq.ft.
rigid exterior (prior to finish) $1-$1 / sq.ft.
R20 - batt $1-$1 / sq.ft.
R20 - loose $-$1 / sq.ft.
Security System wired system $1,500
wirless motion detectors $500
alarm monitoring $30 / month
alarm system $2,500
intercom system (retrofit) $1,500
Stairs/Railings stair railing $40-$60 / lin.ft.
curved stair - oak $7,000+
spiral stair - oak $5,000+
standard stair - oak $1,000+
Plumbing Bathroom whirlpool bath/faucet $4,000
toilet-unclog $125-$200
tub enclosure-ceramic tile $2,500-$3,000
tub enclosure-plastic $600-$1,200
toilet-flush mechanism $125-$150
toilet-replace $400
toilet-replace seal $125-$250
shower connection $250
shower stall -plastic $900-$1,900
shower stall-ceramic tile $2,500-$3,000
basin-pedestal type $350
basin-vanity $250
bathtub-replace-retile $2,500
Roof/Eave/Flashing/Chimney Chimney Concrete cap (double flue) $200-$400 rain cap $100
reline flue $40-$50 / lin.ft.
Chimney extention $150-$250 / lin.ft.
chimney repointing $7-$10 / brick
concrete cap (single flue) $100-$250
Flashing - valley flashing $20-$30 / lin.ft.
Flashing - wall flashing $5-$6 / lin.ft.
Flashing - parapet wall flashing $30 / lin.ft.
Flashing - roof vent $100
Flashing - reflash skylight $400-$600
Flashing - chimney flashing (sloped asphalt) $250-$400
Flashing - chimney flashing (flat built-up) $350-$500
Flashing - metal cricket at chinmney $250-$400
Flat Roofs - roll roofing asphalt (90lb) $1-$2 / sq.ft.
Flat Roofs - 4 ply (tar and gravel) $5-$10 / sq.ft.
Flat Roofs - single ply membrane $5-$10 / sq.ft.
Gutters - downspout extension $15
Gutters - soffits/fascia (Aluminum) $15 / lin.ft.
Gutters - gutter cleaning $150
Gutters - gutter/downspout -aluminum $6-$8 / lin.ft.
Gutters - gutter/downspout -galvanized $5-$6 / lin.ft.
Sloped Roofs - wood shake/shingle $5-$7 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - Slate tile $30-$50 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - cedar shake/shingle $6-$9 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - clay tile $15-$20 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - concrete tile $8-$12 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - asphalt shingle (over existing) $1-$2 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - asphalt shingle (strip & re-shingle) $3-$4 / sq.ft.
Sloped Roofs - asphalt shingle (high quality) $4-$6 / sq.ft.
Structure/Exterior - Exterior Door patio door-brick wall (6ft) $2,500-$3,500
patio door-wood wall (6ft) $2,000-$3,000
aluminum storm door $350
metal insulated door $650-$750
patio door-replace $750-$1,500
Structure - roof sheathing (replace) $5-$7 / sq.ft.
Structure - underpinning $300-$500 / lin.ft
Structure - termite prevention (chemical soil treatment) $2,000
Structure - remove bearing wall $2,000-$3,000
Structure - remove partition wall $800-$1,600
Structure - re-support floor joist (sistering) $300-$500
Structure - foundation cracks (injection method) $400
Structure - lintel (masonry wall) $500-$750 / lin.ft
Structure - lower basement $200-$400 / lin.ft
Structure - basement support post/foundation $500
Structure - excavation/waterproofing $120-$150 / sq.ft.
Structure - foundation cracks (excavation method) $500-$1,000
Structure - addition (foundation to roof) $90-$120 / sq.ft.
Structure - basement entrance $5,000-$10,000
Structure - basement main beam $2,000
Wall System - brick repainting $5-$7 / sq.ft.
Wall System - cedar siding $9-$12 / sq.ft.
Wall System - brick veneer $9-$21 / sq.ft.
Wall System - brick cleaning (unpainted) $2+ / sq.ft.
Wall System - brick cleaning (painted) $5+ / sq.ft.
Wall System - stucco $9-$11 / sq.ft.
Wall System - vinyl siding $4-$5 / sq.ft.
Wall System - aluminum siding $4-$5 / sq.ft.
Swimming Pool/Hot Tub General pump/filter $1,500
hot tub fiberglass $5,000+
pool-vinyl lined (16 ft. X 40 ft.) $10,000+
pool-concrete lined (16 ft. X 40 ft.) $15,000+
pool heater $2,000